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Genetics: A Beginner's Guide (Oneworld Beginners' Guides)by Tara Cullis
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This is a new introduction for readers who wish to know more about the science that is changing our world. Starting with the history of genetics and moving on to a full explanation of genetics and its future possibilities, this illustrated guide to all the key areas, including DNA and gene sequencing, provides all the necessary facts for readers to make informed decisions about such issues as genetic engineering and genetically modified foods.
Starting with the history of genetics, from primitive breeding programmes to Mendel's Law, and moving on to a full explanation of genetics and its role in our future, this book offers a comprehensive survey of genetics past, present and future.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-293) and index.
This is a new introduction for readers who wish to know more about the science that is changing our world.
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