The Human Genome

Written By Julia E. Richards
The Human Genome
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 January 2011
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
  • Pages : 585 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Human Genome

The Human Genome
  • Author : Julia E. Richards,R. Scott Hawley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01
  • Total pages : 585
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : First ed. by R. Scott Hawley and Catherine A. Mori....

Curiosity Guides The Human Genome

Curiosity Guides  The Human Genome
  • Author : John Quackenbush
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : The DNA sequence that comprises the human genome--the genetic blueprint found in each of our cells--is undoubtedly the greatest code ever to be broken. Completed at the dawn of a new millennium, the feat electrified both the scientific community and the general public with its tantalizing promise of new and ...

The Human Genome

The Human Genome
  • Author : Julia E. Richards,R. Scott Hawley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-12
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : Significant advances in our knowledge of genetics were made during the twentieth century but in the most recent decades, genetic research has dramatically increased its impact throughout society. Genetic issues are now playing a large role in health and public policy, and new knowledge in this field will continue to ...

Biotechnology and the Human Genome

Biotechnology and the Human Genome
  • Author : Avril D. Woodhead,Benjamin J. Barnhart
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : This book is based on the proceedings of the Science Writers Workshop on "Biotechnology and the Human Genome: Innovations and Impacts" held at the Brookhaven National Laboratory on September 14-16, 1987. The aim of this workshop which was sponsored by the Office of Health and Environmental Research of the Department of ...

The Human Genome

The Human Genome
  • Author : Paul F. Kisak
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2016-04-27
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : The human genome is the complete set of nucleic acid sequence for humans (Homo sapiens), encoded as DNA within the 23chromosome pairs in cell nuclei and in a small DNA molecule found within individual mitochondria. Human genomes include both protein-coding DNA genes and noncoding DNA. Haploid human genomes, which are ...

Understanding the Human Genome Project

Understanding the Human Genome Project
  • Author : Michael Angelo Palladino
  • Publisher : Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 36
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : A brief booklet that explains in accessible language what readers need to understand about The Human Genome Project (HGP). This reference tool presents the background, findings, scientific and medical applications, social and ethical implications, and helps readers understand timely issues concerning The Human Genome Project. This brief 32 page booklet is ...

The Human Genome Project

The Human Genome Project
  • Author : Thomas F. Lee
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-12-11
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : Describes the ten-year, multimillion dollar Human Genome Project and its process of gene mapping; includes concerns of critics of the project....

The Human Genome Project and the Future of Health Care

The Human Genome Project and the Future of Health Care
  • Author : Thomas H. Murray,Mark A. Rothstein,Robert F. Murray, Jr.
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 1996-12-22
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : "The volume deserves our serious attention. The authors have provided us an invaluable primer about the HGP and its implications for the future of American health care." -- Jurimetrics "This book does make a real contribution... in explaining why the genetics revolution holds so much promise and why it is ...

Life Script

Life Script
  • Author : Nicholas Wade
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2002-03-02
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : With the decoding of the human genome, researchers can now read the script in which evolution has written the program for the design and operation of the human body. A new generation of medical treatments is at hand. Researchers are developing therapies so powerful that there is now no evident ...

The Human Genome

The Human Genome
  • Author : T. Strachan
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : A concise description of the structure of the human genome and the ways in which recent knowledge is influencing medical research and practice. If you have any interest in the Human Genome Project, this book is a must!...

Genomics

Genomics
  • Author : Charles R. Cantor,Cassandra L. Smith
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2004-01-06
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : A unique exploration of the principles and methods underlying theHuman Genome Project and modern molecular genetics andbiotechnology-from two top researchers In Genomics, Charles R. Cantor, former director of the HumanGenome Project, and Cassandra L. Smith give the first integraloverview of the strategies and technologies behind the Human GenomeProject and the ...

Justice and the Human Genome Project

Justice and the Human Genome Project
  • Author : Timothy F. Murphy,Marc A. Lappé
  • Publisher : University of California Press
  • Release Date : 2018-07-10
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : The Human Genome Project is an expensive, ambitious, and controversial attempt to locate and map every one of the approximately 100,000 genes in the human body. If it works, and we are able, for instance, to identify markers for genetic diseases long before they develop, who will have the right to ...

Ethical Eye

Ethical Eye
  • Author : Jean-François Mattei,Council of Europe
  • Publisher : Council of Europe
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 145
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : Scientific and technological developments are rapidly transforming the world in which we live. With progress and change, however, the human race is faced with new dilemmas. Hidden behind the jargon, to what extent are we aware of the impact these advances are having on our lives? Starting with the human ...

The Book of Man

The Book of Man
  • Author : Walter Fred Bodmer,Robin McKie
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : A history and analysis of the Human Genome Project, the massive international effort to map each of the three billion molecules that make up human DNA...

Perilous Knowledge

Perilous Knowledge
  • Author : Tom Wilkie
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1993-01-01
  • Total pages : 195
  • ISBN : 9780123334459
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Summary : The Human Genome Project has been called a scientific "search for the Holy Grail" or the genetics equivalent of the moon race. Thousands of researchers worldwide are analyzing the details of human DNA, hoping to identify all of the tens of thousands of human genes that are the blueprint for ...