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The Resource DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick

DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick

Label
DNA : promise and peril
Title
DNA
Title remainder
promise and peril
Statement of responsibility
Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCabe, Linda L.
Dewey number
616/.042
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.M314 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 C-429
  • QZ 50
NLM item number
M129q 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCabe, Edward R. B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical genetics
  • Genetic engineering
Label
DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007019335.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-327) and index
Contents
DNA sequence does not equal destiny -- What is genomics? -- Genetic determinism -- The evolution and deconstruction of human-centered biology -- Race and ethnicity : your history is written in your genes -- Gender as a spectrum, not a dichotomy -- Genome-based forensics -- When genes belong to groups and not individuals -- Genes as commodities : ownership of genes by business interests -- Protection against genetic discrimination : the new civil right -- Reproductive technologies : on the road to designer babies? -- Reproductive cloning : from farm animals to pets to humans? -- Therapeutic cloning and regenerative medicine -- Gene therapy : can the promise be fulfilled? -- Large population assessments : the foundation for genomic medicine -- Hidden destiny : unbounded by your DNA
Control code
ocn126228703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 339 p.
Isbn
9780520251878
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019335
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o126228703
  • (OCoLC)126228703
Label
DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007019335.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-327) and index
Contents
DNA sequence does not equal destiny -- What is genomics? -- Genetic determinism -- The evolution and deconstruction of human-centered biology -- Race and ethnicity : your history is written in your genes -- Gender as a spectrum, not a dichotomy -- Genome-based forensics -- When genes belong to groups and not individuals -- Genes as commodities : ownership of genes by business interests -- Protection against genetic discrimination : the new civil right -- Reproductive technologies : on the road to designer babies? -- Reproductive cloning : from farm animals to pets to humans? -- Therapeutic cloning and regenerative medicine -- Gene therapy : can the promise be fulfilled? -- Large population assessments : the foundation for genomic medicine -- Hidden destiny : unbounded by your DNA
Control code
ocn126228703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 339 p.
Isbn
9780520251878
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019335
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o126228703
  • (OCoLC)126228703

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