ERIC Number: EJ560158
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Publication Date: 1997
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Confronting Science: The Dilemma of Genetic Testing.
Zallen, Doris T.
Humanities, v18 n2 p34-38 Mar-Apr 1997
Considers the opportunities and ethical issues involved in genetic testing. Reviews the history of genetics from the first discoveries of Gregor Mendel, through the spurious pseudo-science of eugenics, and up to the discovery of DNA by James Watson and Francis Crick. Explains how genetic tests are done. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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