Biology Concepts: Genetics -- Applied Genetics (DVD, Guide)
Applied Genetics -- Challenges students to consider the ethical aspects of genetic profiles and engineering, cloning, karyotyping, genetic counseling, and law enforcement uses of DNA profiles.
Gives students grounding in research to increase food production, produce disease resistant animals and provide tests and cures for genetic diseases. Gene splicing, recombining DNA, and other exciting aspects of genetic engineering are explained. The production of human insulin, growth hormones and cancer treatment advances involving genetics is highlighted.
Running time: 30 minutes
This DVD is part of a series of three programs that explore many aspects of genetics.