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Genomic Messages

by George Annas & Sherman Elias

Two leaders in the field of genetics—a bioethicist-health lawyer and an obstetrician-gynecologist geneticist—answer the most pressing questions about the application of new genetics to our universal medicine...


The Malaria Genome Projects: Promise, Progress, and Prospects

by Irwin W Sherman

The year 2012 marks the tenth anniversary of the announcement of the genome sequence of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum and that of its mosquito vector Anopheles. The genome sequences were a...


Computational Modeling of Gene Regulatory Networks - A Primer

by Hamid Bolouri

This book serves as an introduction to the myriad computational approaches to gene regulatory modeling and analysis, and is written specifically with experimental biologists in mind. Mathematical jargon is avoided...


How to Build a Better Human: An Ethical Blueprint

by Gregory E. Pence

In How to Build a Better Human, prominent bioethicist Gregory E. Pence argues if, we are careful and ethical, we can use genetics, biotechnology, and medicine in safe ethical ways for human enhancement. He looks...


Smart Mice, Not So Smart People: An Interesting and Amusing Guide to Bioethics

by Arthur L. Caplan

What do you think about cloning, stem cell research, brain enhancement, or doing experiments on newly dead patients? Read Smart Mice, Not so Smart People and you'll know what Art Caplan thinks. But this assortment...


Color Atlas of Genetics

by Eberhard Passarge

From reviews of previous editions:

A remarkable achievement concise but informativeNo geneticist or physician interested in genetic diseases should be without a copy -- American Journal of Medical Genetics

Ever...


Saved by Science

by Mark J. Poznansky

How can we accelerate the development of vaccines? How do we feed three billion people when 12 million died of hunger in 2019? Does synthetic biology hold the answer?

With all the advances in science in the last...


Human Flourishing in an Age of Gene Editing

by Erik Parens & Josephine Johnston

International uproar followed the recent announcement of the birth of twin girls whose genomes had been edited with a breakthrough DNA editing-technology. This technology, called clustered regularly interspaced...


Genetic Consultations in the Newborn

by Robin D. Clark & Cynthia J. Curry

"The definitive work in genetic evaluation of newborns. I cannot recommend it strongly enough." -Judith G. Hall As demand continues to exceed availability when it comes to clinical geneticists, Genetic Consultations...


Foundations of Perinatal Genetic Counseling

by Amber Mathiesen & Kali Roy

An essential new text for genetic counseling's most sought-after skills Foundations of Perinatal Genetic Counseling is a practical introduction to the concepts and skills in genetic counseling with clients before...


Dna Vaccines

by Lane Scheiber

The world is under constant threat of a virus evolving into a global plague. To this point, there is no direct defense against a widespread viral infection. DNA Vaccines: Design of a Gene to Eradicate HIV offers...


Genetic Genealogy

by Emily D. Aulicino

Finally, in the rapidly evolving field of genetic genealogy an up-to-date resource is here! A Genetic Genealogy Handbook: The Basics and Beyond provides genealogists with the knowledge and confidence to use...


<B>Derailed Evolution</B>

by Nils K. Oeijord

A general genetic catastrophe has been developing during the last 120 years, but mostly after 1950. The HIGH and INCREASING prevalence and HIGH and INCREASING incidence of genetic damage/genetic disorders/genetic...


Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling

by R.J. McKinlay Gardner & David Amor

Even as classic cytogenetics has given way to molecular karyotyping, and as new deletion and duplication syndromes are identified almost every day, the fundamental role of the genetics clinic remains mostly...


The Human Genome as Common Heritage of Mankind

by Jean Buttigieg

In 1997, the UNESCO General Conference declared the human genome a common heritage of humankind. This declaration was followed by the Joint Statement of March 14, 2000, by US President Bill Clinton and British...


Summary & Study Guide - The Gene Machine

by Lee Tang

The promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventions.

This book is a summary of “The Gene Machine: How Genetic Technologies Are Changing the Way We Have Kids — and the Kids...


Summary & Study Guide - A Crack in Creation

by Lee Tang

Power and Peril of Gene Editing

CRISPR/Cas9 Technology

This book is a summary of “A Crack in Creation: Gene Editing and the Unthinkable Power to Control Evolution,” by Jennifer A. Doudna and Samuel H. Sternberg....


Summary & Study Guide - The Gene

by Lee Tang

Why Does Genetics Matter for You?

This book is a summary of “The Gene: An Intimate History” by Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Genetics is at the frontiers of science today, and its impact is often misunderstood. The...


Color Atlas of Genetics

by Eberhard Passarge

Ever since the International Human Genome Project achieved its extraordinary goal of sequencing and mapping the entire human genome, represented by approximately 3 billion base pairs, with its far-reaching implications...


It's In Your DNA! What Is DNA? - Biology Book 6th Grade | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Your DNA holds important clues on your ancestry. You will know where you came from if you allow scientists to study your DNA and if you do, you’re in for a big surprise! Biology is a huge subject so learning...