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This book gives the background information critical to understanding how genetics is now affecting our everyday lives. It gives a comprehensive view of exciting recent discoveries and explores the ethical, legal, and social issues that have arisen with each new development.
Linda L. McCabe and Edward R. B. McCabe, both professors at the University of California, Los Angeles, write clearly and accessibly, illustrating their main points with sample case scenarios.
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