Excellent discussion of uses of genetics and their social implications
(from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, AAAS)
Chapter Listings, supplements and homework assignments
Who owns scientific knowledge? What is Science Paradigms and Models Mitotic Processes Complementation Test for Allelism Corn Aleurone Color Molecular Structures 30 years for Mendelism to "catch" on (get Adobe Acrobat Reader) Journals compete for papers Money undermines quality Network of Yeast Genes Coding Regulatory Proteins
Supplemental reading and resource web links
Paradigm shifts Ribosome Binding Sites Paradigm shift examples: Pasteur vs. Spontaneous Generation Twenty Year Incidence of Leukemia Mitotic Spindle Assembly Twenty Year Incidence of Stomach Cancer p53: Guardian Gene Twenty Year Incidence of Melanoma Pesticides that Regulate Genes DNA as "Velcro" Molecule Wings Develop from Eyes of Drosophila How Did Eyes Arise? Dioxins Accumulate with Powerful and Long-Lasting Effects What is Chaos? Terminator Gene in crops Patenting genes and "rights"
Last modified 09/07/05