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The Resource The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering : remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment, John C. Avise

The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering : remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment, John C. Avise

Label
The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering : remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment
Title
The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering
Title remainder
remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment
Statement of responsibility
John C. Avise
Title variation
Hope, hype, and reality of genetic engineering
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introductory tour into the stranger-than-fiction world of genetic engineering, a scientific realm inhabited by eager researchers intent upon fashioning a prodigious medley of genetically modified (GM) organisms to serve human needs
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avise, John C
Dewey number
660.6/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QH442
LC item number
.A98 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2004 C-459
  • QZ 52
NLM item number
A958h 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Organisms, Genetically Modified
  • Risk Assessment
  • SCIENCE
  • Genetic engineering
  • Organisms, Genetically Modified
  • Risk assessment
  • Genetic engineering
Label
The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering : remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment, John C. Avise
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tale of good and a tale of evil -- Framework of an unfolding revolution -- Engineering microbes -- Getting creative with crops -- Genetic engineering in the barnyard -- Fields, forests, and streams -- Genetic tinkering with humans
Control code
61342237
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280534461
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
053446
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61342237
Label
The hope, hype & reality of genetic engineering : remarkable stories from agriculture, industry, medicine, and the environment, John C. Avise
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A tale of good and a tale of evil -- Framework of an unfolding revolution -- Engineering microbes -- Getting creative with crops -- Genetic engineering in the barnyard -- Fields, forests, and streams -- Genetic tinkering with humans
Control code
61342237
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280534461
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
053446
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61342237

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