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TitleChanging lives through genetic engineering / Toney Allman.
AuthorAllman, Toney, author.
Call NoJ 576.5 ALL
CollectionJuvenile 500-599
Reserve Item


LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacAvailableJ 576.5 ALL 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781682828410 : $21.50
Dewey Decimal Classification Number 576.5 23
Personal Name Allman, Toney, author.
Title Statement Changing lives through genetic engineering / Toney Allman.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice copyright 2021
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, [2021]
Physical Description 80 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier
Series Statement Tech effect
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 71-72) and index.
Formatted Contents Note Introduction: changed forever -- What is genetic engineering? -- Drugs and vaccines for fighting disease -- Engineering food plants for people -- Food animals and genetic engineering -- Altering human genes.
Citation/References Note Junior Library Guild
Summary, Etc. "For the first time in human history, the genetic book of life is coming under human control. The impact of genetic engineering technology on human life and society is almost unimaginable. From preventing and curing diseases to genetically altering food plants and animals for the benefit of humanity, scientists predict that their ability to modify living things through genetic engineering means that the world will never be the same"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note Ages 11-13.
Target Audience Note Grades 6-8.
Awards Note A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Genetic engineering. sears
Series Added Entry-Uniform Title Tech effect.
Location J 576.5 ALL 31662001665256

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