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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...


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...


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.

The must-read 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

The Power and Peril of Gene Editing

CRISPR/Cas9 Technology

The must-read 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?

The must-read 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...


Genetics/Genomics Nursing

by American Nurses Association & International Society of Nurses in Genetics

Completely updated by genetics/genomics nurses for genetics/genomics nurses. The first best resource for the RN or APRN genetics/genomics nurse at any level and in any setting. Essential for all involved in...


Practical Genetic Counseling for the Laboratory

by McKinsey L. Goodenberger, Brittany C. Thomas & Teresa Kruisselbrink

An essential manual for the future of genetic counseling Genetic counselors possess the important set of skills necessary to face the unique challenges encountered within the laboratory. As the primary liaisons...


You Are Unique : An Introduction to Genetics - Biology for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Get right to the source of your uniqueness! This book on genetics is a brilliant way of introducing the subject to elementary students. It comes with the right amount of age-appropriate information to boost...


Fingerprint - What Makes Me Unique : Biology for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Make biology an interesting subject for little learners through this fun picture book. In this book, we will discuss the features that make you . One of these would be your fingerprint. Did you know that you...


Gay, Straight, and the Reason Why

The Family Gene

by Joselin Linder

A riveting medical mystery about a young woman’s quest to uncover the truth about her likely fatal genetic disorder that opens a window onto the exploding field of genomic medicine

When Joselin Linder was in...


The Ethics of the New Eugenics

by Calum MacKellar & Christopher Bechtel

Strategies or decisions aimed at affecting, in a manner considered to be positive, the genetic heritage of a child in the context of human reproduction are increasingly being accepted in contemporary society....


Your Genes, Your health and Personalised Medicine

by Dr R. Michaelis

This book is intended to help you understand how your genes influence your health, help you estimate your level of risk for a number of common diseases, and to inform you of the genetic tests which can be performed...


The Bedside Dysmorphologist

by William Reardon

The Bedside Dysmorphologist is a thoughtful clinical guide to common--and often quite subtle--congenital malformations in clinical exam. Organized by area of the body, each section provides the user with a concise,...