The ability to quickly and easily modify DNA comes with the potential for great benefit, as well as great risk.
Have you ever wondered or worried about genetic modification and cloning? Science writer Amy Maxmen shares the amazing advances genetic researchers have made since the 1970s. She shares the magical and mysterious qualities of DNA without shying away from potential dangers. getAbstract recommends her analysis to anyone who is curious or concerned about advances in genetic engineering.
In this summary, you will learn
- How genetic engineering has progressed since the 1970s,
- What benefits and risks it poses, and
- How the race to patent genetic engineering technology is heating up.
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