Logo

Mapping Our Genes - Genome Projects: How Big? How Fast?

Small book cover: Mapping Our Genes - Genome Projects: How Big? How Fast?

Mapping Our Genes - Genome Projects: How Big? How Fast?

Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
Number of pages: 214

Description:
The growing power and speed of research in molecular biology have led to proposals to apply novel molecular biological methods to the genetics of entire organisms. Research and technology efforts aimed at mapping and sequencing large portions or entire genomes are called genome projects...

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(2.6MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The Evolution of AgingThe Evolution of Aging
by - Azinet LLC
This book provides a historical review of biological aging theories including underlying evolution and genetics issues and describes exciting recent discoveries and new theories that are causing renewed interest in aging-by-design.
(9980 views)
Book cover: Justice and the Human Genome ProjectJustice and the Human Genome Project
by - University of California Press
This book's nine essays probe the potential social uses and abuses of detailed genetic information. Lucid and wide-ranging, these contributions will provoke discussion among bioethicists, legal scholars, and policy makers.
(11830 views)
Book cover: Genetic Testing StoriesGenetic Testing Stories
by - Genetic Alliance
Here is a collection of incredible stories: the stories of men, women, and children who have suffered from uncertainty, misdiagnosis, a lack of options and, in some cases, tragic loss. They offer us a window into the world of diagnostic odyssey...
(6995 views)
Book cover: Genes and DiseaseGenes and Disease
- NCBI
A collection of articles that discuss genes and the diseases that they cause. These genetic disorders are organized by the parts of the body that they affect. With each genetic disorder, the underlying mutation is discussed.
(13613 views)