The Clone Age Adventures in the New World of Reproductive Technology by Lori B. Andrews

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  • Human reproduction, growth & development,
  • Medical genetics,
  • Reproductive Medicine & Technology,
  • Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethics,
  • Life Sciences - Genetics & Genomics,
  • Science / Biotechnology,
  • General

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7932604M
ISBN 10080506446X
ISBN 109780805064469

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Her book The Clone Age is a personal look at the sweeping changes that have affected the way we think of making babies: in vitro fertilization (IVF), surrogate motherhood, and, of course, the very real prospect of human cloning.

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