Objectives for Biotechnology
Textbook Readings for Review of Biotechnology
Restriction Enzymes: Technology for cutting DNA into pieces.
Genetically Modified Organisms: Adding genes to the DNA of organisms.
Ethics of Genetically Modified Organisms
Cloning Technology (creating cloned organisms)- Dolly the sheep
Ethical Issues of Cloning Humans
Gene Therapy Treating diseases by inserting normal genes into the patients' tissues.
An Example of DNA Profiling - Paternity Case: Who is the father, Superman or Batman?
Human Genome Project
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Family Planning and Contraception