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Biochemistry

9th Edition
Mary K. Campbell + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305961135

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9th Edition
Mary K. Campbell + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305961135
Textbook Problem

REFLECT AND APPLY This is a conjectural question-there is no single “right” answer-that is good for discussion over tea and crumpets. In what ways might it be possible to prevent genetic discrimination due to information made available by the Human Genome Project?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The possibility of preventing genetic discrimination due to the information made available by the Human Genome Project is to be determined.

Concept Introduction:

Polymerase chain reaction or PCR is the process used to make multiple copies of DNA. It helps in DNA fingerprinting.

DNA fingerprinting is useful in the sequencing of DNA.

DNA fingerprinting can be done by using the Sanger method.

Explanation

Getting a card that contains DNA sequences or genotypes for a disease one might get in the future can be equally beneficial and detrimental. It is beneficial for predicting the disease, such as a disease related to the heart, but it can give rise to the prejudice that genetically-challenged people should not work or be insured...

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