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From DNA to Designer Dogs

By Kathleen Simpson; Sarah Tishkoff (Consultant)

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9781426303616, 64pp.

Publication Date: October 14, 2008

Ever since scientists first cloned Dolly, genetics has been a hot-button topic in the media and the political world. "Genetics" brings readers the inside story, and looks objectively at this fascinating modern science. From the Human Genome Project to stem cell research to the National Geographic's own Genographic Project, scientists are exploring and rapidly advancing our knowledge of the human condition.
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