Aug 26, 2019  
Course Catalog 2018-2019 
Course Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

[Add to Portfolio]

FYSP 199 - Designer Babies and Other Possibilities

Semester Offered: First Semester
Full Course
Credits: 4 credits
Attribute: 4NS, WINT

The advent and sustained proliferation of techniques in molecular biology and biotechnology have generated unprecedented possibilities for genetically manipulating not only cells, but entire organisms. As a result, what used to be solely within the confines of science fiction are, today, possibilities?realities, even!?with exciting but sometimes troubling implications. This seminar explores biotechnological advances as they apply to medicine and agriculture and will concentrate on cloning and genetic manipulation of animals and plants.

Enrollment Limit: 15
Instructor: Y. Cruz

Consent of the Instructor Required: Yes

Click here for the Fall Semester Schedule of Classes
Click here for the Spring Semester Schedule of Classes

[Add to Portfolio]