The Resource Cloning : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Cloning : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Label
Cloning : a reference handbook
Title
Cloning
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
David E. Newton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The history of cloning experiments dates back more than a century, but advances in technology in recent decades have multiplied the potential applications of cloning-and expanded the controversies surrounding these possibilities. Cloning: A Reference Handbook provides an accessible description of the development of plant and animal cloning from the early stages of human civilization to the present day and coherently covers the science and technology involved. It reviews the essential controversies that have arisen about cloning-particularly applications involving human DNA-as researchers have
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Newton, David E
Dewey number
571.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QH442.2
LC item number
.N495 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary World Issues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cloning
  • Human cloning
  • Clones (Plants)
  • Plant cuttings
  • Pets
  • Extinct animals
Label
Cloning : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Half Title""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""1 Background and History""; ""Cloning in Nature""; ""Cloning in Horticulture: Field Methods""; ""Plant Tissue Cell Cultures""; ""Animal Cloning""; ""Onward and Upward""; ""A Timeline of Cloned Species""; ""1963""; ""1986""; ""1996""; ""Post-Dolly""; ""Another Approach to Cloning""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions""; ""Developments in Stem Cell Research""; ""Advantages of Plant Cloning""; ""Inefficiency of Natural Reproduction""; ""Efficiency of Cloning""
  • ""Perpetuation of a Type of Plant""""Elimination of Viruses and Other Plant Defects""; ""Better Commercial Products""; ""Disadvantages of Plant Cloning""; ""Some Applications of Cloning Procedures""; ""Reproductive Cloning (Nonhuman)""; ""Pet Cloning""; ""Cloning of Endangered Species""; ""Cloning of Extinct Species""; ""Human Reproductive Cloning""; ""Therapeutic Cloning""; ""Cloning Laws and Legislation""; ""State Laws""; ""International Policies""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""3 Perspectives""; ""Introduction""; ""Should We Clone Dinosaurs?: Sandy Becker""
  • ""Should Breed Registries Accept Clones?: Ryan Bell""""Cloning Can Turn Yeast into a Painkiller Factory: Maria Costanzo""; ""Cloning for Liver Transplantation: Gina Hagler""; ""Extinct Species Should Not Be Resurrected: Phill Jones""; ""Animal Cloning: Yoo Jung Kim""; ""Cloning for Species Salvation: Why Not?: Pasqualino Loi and Grazyna Ptak""; ""Animal Welfare Concerns about Cloning: Crystal Miller-Spiegel""; ""Can Cloning Save the Honeybee?: Jeremy Summers""; ""4 Profiles""; ""Introduction""; ""Alliance for Regenerative Medicine""; ""American Anti-Vivisection Society""
  • ""Americans for Cures Foundation""""The Americans to Ban Cloning Coalition""; ""Biotechnology Industry Organization""; ""Brigitte Boisselier (1956â€?)""; ""Robert W. Briggs (1911â€?1983)""; ""The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity""; ""Center for Food Safety""; ""Compassion in World Farming""; ""Council for Responsible Genetics""; ""Diana DeGette (1957â€?)""; ""Jay Dickey (1939â€?)""; ""Hans Driesch (1867â€?1941)""; ""Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa)""; ""Martin Evans (1941â€?)""; ""John D. Gearhart""; ""The Genetics Policy Institute""; ""John Gurdon (1933â€?)""
  • ""Gottlieb Haberlandt (1854â€?1945)""""Hwang Woo-suk (1953â€?)""; ""Thomas J. King Jr. (1921â€?2000)""; ""The Long Now Foundation""; ""Hans Spemann (1869â€?1941)""; ""James Thomson (1958â€?)""; ""Dizhou Tong (1902â€?1979)""; ""U.S. Food and Drug Administration""; ""Ian Wilmut (1944â€?)""; ""Shinya Yamanaka (1962â€?)""; ""5 Data and Documents""; ""Introduction""; ""Data""; ""Table 5.1 National Institutes of Health Stem Cell Research Funding, FY 2002â€?2013, in millions of dollars""; ""Table 5.2 Funding for Stem Cell Research, State of California, as of December 2012""
  • ""Table 5.3 Characteristics of Food Products from Cloned and Noncloned Farm Animals""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (343 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610696944
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)2122965
  • (OCoLC)916954296
  • (SSID)ssj0001530356
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12629664
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001530356
  • (PQKBWorkID)11530143
  • (PQKB)11254259
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2122965
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000459005
Label
Cloning : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Half Title""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""1 Background and History""; ""Cloning in Nature""; ""Cloning in Horticulture: Field Methods""; ""Plant Tissue Cell Cultures""; ""Animal Cloning""; ""Onward and Upward""; ""A Timeline of Cloned Species""; ""1963""; ""1986""; ""1996""; ""Post-Dolly""; ""Another Approach to Cloning""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions""; ""Developments in Stem Cell Research""; ""Advantages of Plant Cloning""; ""Inefficiency of Natural Reproduction""; ""Efficiency of Cloning""
  • ""Perpetuation of a Type of Plant""""Elimination of Viruses and Other Plant Defects""; ""Better Commercial Products""; ""Disadvantages of Plant Cloning""; ""Some Applications of Cloning Procedures""; ""Reproductive Cloning (Nonhuman)""; ""Pet Cloning""; ""Cloning of Endangered Species""; ""Cloning of Extinct Species""; ""Human Reproductive Cloning""; ""Therapeutic Cloning""; ""Cloning Laws and Legislation""; ""State Laws""; ""International Policies""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""3 Perspectives""; ""Introduction""; ""Should We Clone Dinosaurs?: Sandy Becker""
  • ""Should Breed Registries Accept Clones?: Ryan Bell""""Cloning Can Turn Yeast into a Painkiller Factory: Maria Costanzo""; ""Cloning for Liver Transplantation: Gina Hagler""; ""Extinct Species Should Not Be Resurrected: Phill Jones""; ""Animal Cloning: Yoo Jung Kim""; ""Cloning for Species Salvation: Why Not?: Pasqualino Loi and Grazyna Ptak""; ""Animal Welfare Concerns about Cloning: Crystal Miller-Spiegel""; ""Can Cloning Save the Honeybee?: Jeremy Summers""; ""4 Profiles""; ""Introduction""; ""Alliance for Regenerative Medicine""; ""American Anti-Vivisection Society""
  • ""Americans for Cures Foundation""""The Americans to Ban Cloning Coalition""; ""Biotechnology Industry Organization""; ""Brigitte Boisselier (1956â€?)""; ""Robert W. Briggs (1911â€?1983)""; ""The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity""; ""Center for Food Safety""; ""Compassion in World Farming""; ""Council for Responsible Genetics""; ""Diana DeGette (1957â€?)""; ""Jay Dickey (1939â€?)""; ""Hans Driesch (1867â€?1941)""; ""Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa)""; ""Martin Evans (1941â€?)""; ""John D. Gearhart""; ""The Genetics Policy Institute""; ""John Gurdon (1933â€?)""
  • ""Gottlieb Haberlandt (1854â€?1945)""""Hwang Woo-suk (1953â€?)""; ""Thomas J. King Jr. (1921â€?2000)""; ""The Long Now Foundation""; ""Hans Spemann (1869â€?1941)""; ""James Thomson (1958â€?)""; ""Dizhou Tong (1902â€?1979)""; ""U.S. Food and Drug Administration""; ""Ian Wilmut (1944â€?)""; ""Shinya Yamanaka (1962â€?)""; ""5 Data and Documents""; ""Introduction""; ""Data""; ""Table 5.1 National Institutes of Health Stem Cell Research Funding, FY 2002â€?2013, in millions of dollars""; ""Table 5.2 Funding for Stem Cell Research, State of California, as of December 2012""
  • ""Table 5.3 Characteristics of Food Products from Cloned and Noncloned Farm Animals""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (343 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610696944
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)2122965
  • (OCoLC)916954296
  • (SSID)ssj0001530356
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12629664
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001530356
  • (PQKBWorkID)11530143
  • (PQKB)11254259
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2122965
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000459005

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