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The Resource A crack in creation : gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution, Jennifer A. Doudna, Samuel H. Sternberg

A crack in creation : gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution, Jennifer A. Doudna, Samuel H. Sternberg

Label
A crack in creation : gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution
Title
A crack in creation
Title remainder
gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer A. Doudna, Samuel H. Sternberg
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A trailblazing biologist grapples with her role in the biggest scientific discovery of our era: a cheap, easy way of rewriting genetic code, with nearly limitless promise and peril
Summary
Two award-winning Berkeley scientists explore the potential of a revolutionary genetics technology capable of easily and affordably manipulating DNA in human embryos to prevent specific diseases, addressing key concerns about related ethical and societal repercussions
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10564918
Cataloging source
DLC
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Doudna, Jennifer A
Dewey number
576.5072
Index
index present
LC call number
QH440
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
QU 11 AA1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sternberg, Samuel H.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic code
  • Genetics
  • Gene Editing
  • CRISPR-Cas Systems
  • Genetic Code
  • Genetic Research
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution
Label
A crack in creation : gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution, Jennifer A. Doudna, Samuel H. Sternberg
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest for a cure -- A new defense -- Cracking the code -- Command and control -- The CRISPR menagerie -- To heal the sick -- The reckoning -- What lies ahead -- Epilogue : the beginning
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544716964
Lccn
2016059585
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
77e7d272-7ea2-4c58-9a47-2376f4fbe5cf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2266682
  • (OCoLC)967457371
  • ocn967457371
  • 2266682
Label
A crack in creation : gene editing and the unthinkable power to control evolution, Jennifer A. Doudna, Samuel H. Sternberg
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest for a cure -- A new defense -- Cracking the code -- Command and control -- The CRISPR menagerie -- To heal the sick -- The reckoning -- What lies ahead -- Epilogue : the beginning
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544716964
Lccn
2016059585
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
77e7d272-7ea2-4c58-9a47-2376f4fbe5cf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2266682
  • (OCoLC)967457371
  • ocn967457371
  • 2266682

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