Genetic Testing, 1st Edition

  • Hal Marcovitz
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  • ISBN-10: 1601522177
  • ISBN-13: 9781601522177
  • DDC: 616.042
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released July 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Genetic testing could help unlock many secrets about diseases that people may be facing many years in the future. Through objective overviews, primary sources, and full color illustrations this title examines What is Genetic Testing? Can Genetic Testing Help People Avoid Diseases? What are the Ethical Issues That Surround Genetic Testing? What is the Future of Genetic Testing?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Genetic Testing at a Glance.
1: Overview.
2: How Beneficial Is Genetic Testing for Diseases?.
3: How Does Genetic Testing Influence Family Planning?.
4: Will Genetic Testing Lead to Discrimination?.
5: What Is the Future of Genetic Testing?.
Key People and Advocacy Groups.
Related Organizations.
For Further Research.
Source Notes.
List of Illustrations.
About the Author.