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Designer babies

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Alternate title:Reproduction: designer babies
Summary:This program examines some of the issues raised by the potential uses and misuses of genetic technology and demonstrates the techniques of both ultra-sound scanning and amniocentesis as well as explaining the latest genetic manipulation techniques and the potential applications of the knowledge gained from the human genome project.
Provider:Granada Television
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Human physiology
Body, Human
Human reproduction
Human genetics
Credits:Camera, Doug Hallows ; editor, Martin Harris ; music, Amos Zamorski.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Science, Technology, and Math
Health, Family Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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