61. General Term: Chromosome
which together comprise
the genome . Sexually reproducing organisms have two copies of each chromosome,
one from the each parent - Humans have 23 pairs. Also see Chromatin .
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62. General Term: Endogenous Retroviruses
into the genome of infected cells.
for Endogenous Retroviruses
Full Glossary Index
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63. General Term: Genetic Hijacking
Using someone elses
genome without consent.
for Genetic Hijacking
Full Glossary Index
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64. General Term: Recombinant DNA
from one organism into the genome of a
different organism, generally of a different species.
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65. Biography: Stephen Post
funding from the NIH Human Genome Research Institute and from
the National Institute on Aging.
Posts scholarship has not, however, been focused narrowly on bioethics.
He has a long-standing interest in the related topic of the
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66. Biography: Lee Silver
the International Mammalian Genome Society. He is a fellow of the
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and was a member of
the New Jersey Bioethics Commission Task Force, formed to recommend reproductive
policy positions for
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67. Biography: William Hurlbut
of the Human Genome Diversity Project, and Nobel Prize winner Baruch Blumberg .
Dr. Hurlbut also works with the Center for Security and International
Cooperation on a project formulating policy on Chemical and Biological
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68. Biography: Biography Index
the National Human
Genome Research Institute
V. Coyne, S.J. - Astronomer, director of the Vatican Observatory
R. Damasio - Neuroscientist, author
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69. Biography: Lori Andrews
Implications of the Human
Genome Project. She has engaged in path-breaking litigation about reproductive
and genetic technologies and the disposition of frozen embryos. Professor
Andrews advocacy and involvement in policy-making in health
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70. Biography: Francisco Ayala
Council for the Human Genome Project, the Executive Committee of the
Science Advisory Board of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Commission on
Life Sciences, and the Board on Basic Biology (Chairman, 1985-1992) of the
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