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Avise John C Books

Books di Avise John C pubblicati nella collana Oxford Univ Pr On Demand Hardcover

Inside the Human Genome

Inside the Human Genome

Avise John C. 
edizioni Oxford Univ Pr on Demand collana Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (Hardcover) , 2010

Humanity's physical design flaws have long been apparent--we get hemorrhoids and impacted wisdom teeth, for instance--but do the imperfections extend down to the level of our genes? Inside the Human Genome is the first book to examine the philosophical question of why, from the perspectives of biochemistry and molecular...

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The Hope, Hype, & Reality of Genetic Engineering

The Hope, Hype, & Reality of Genetic Engineering

Avise John C. 
edizioni Oxford Univ Pr on Demand collana Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (Hardcover) , 2004

"By any standard," notes Avise (genetics, U. of Georgia), "the potential benefits to be derived from genetic engineering range from the trivial to the momentous, as do the hazards." Primarily writing for a lay audience, he profiles a range of genetic modification technologies and their products, explaining the basic...

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€ 61,70