Investigating the Function of Genes and the Science of Heredity

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Baker & Taylor
Presents an introduction to genetics, describing its history and the discovery of DNA, and examines genetic engineering and genome projects.

Rosen Pub Group
In the 18s, an Australian monk named Gregor Mendel was experimenting on pea plants as he tried to learn how a single cell could grow into an entire human. Today we can see the results of his work in almost every aspect of modern medicine. This book explores genetics through its long and controversial history to how its discoveries have shaped modern society.

Publisher: New York : Rosen Central, 2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781448871995
Branch Call Number: J 576.5 DAY
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm


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