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The Resource The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race, Walter Isaacson

The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race, Walter Isaacson

Label
The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race
Title
The code breaker
Title remainder
Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race
Statement of responsibility
Walter Isaacson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs returns with a gripping account of how the pioneering scientist Jennifer Doudna, along with her colleagues and rivals, launched a revolution that will allow us to cure diseases, fend off viruses, and enhance our children"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Isaacson, Walter
Dewey number
576.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH440
LC item number
.I83 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doudna, Jennifer A
  • CRISPR (Genetics)
  • Gene editing
Target audience
adult
Label
The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race, Walter Isaacson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • DNA
  • Who Should Decide?
  • ch. 43
  • Doudna's Ethical Journey
  • pt. Eight
  • Dispatches from the Front
  • ch. 44
  • Quebec
  • ch. 45
  • I Learn to Edit
  • ch. 46
  • ch. 4
  • Watson Revisited
  • ch. 47
  • Doudna Pays a Visit
  • pt. Nine
  • Coronavirus
  • ch. 48
  • Call to Arms
  • ch. 49
  • Testing
  • ch. 50
  • Education of a Biochemist
  • Berkeley Lab
  • ch. 51
  • Mammoth and Sherlock
  • ch. 52
  • Coronavirus Tests
  • ch. 53
  • Vaccines
  • ch. 54
  • CRISPR Cures
  • ch. 55
  • ch. 5
  • Cold Spring Harbor Virtual
  • ch. 56
  • Nobel Prize
  • Human Genome
  • ch. 6
  • RNA
  • ch. 7
  • Twists and Folds
  • ch. 8
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Berkeley
  • pt. Two
  • CRISPR
  • ch. 9
  • Clustered Repeats
  • ch. 10
  • Free Speech Movement Cafe
  • ch. 11
  • Jumping In
  • ch. 12
  • pt. One
  • Yogurt Makers
  • ch. 13
  • Genentech
  • ch. 14
  • Lab
  • ch. 15
  • Caribou
  • ch. 16
  • Emmanuelle Charpentier
  • ch. 17
  • Origins of Life
  • CRISPR-Cas9
  • ch. 18
  • Science, 2012
  • ch. 19
  • Dueling Presentations
  • pt. Three
  • Gene Editing
  • ch. 20
  • Human Tool
  • ch. 21
  • ch. 1
  • Race
  • ch. 22
  • Feng Zhang
  • ch. 23
  • George Church
  • ch. 24
  • Zhang Tackles CRISPR
  • ch. 25
  • Doudna Joins the Race
  • ch. 26
  • Hilo
  • Photo Finish
  • ch. 27
  • Doudna's Final Sprint
  • ch. 28
  • Forming Companies
  • ch. 29
  • Mon Amie
  • ch. 30
  • Heroes of CRISPR
  • ch. 31
  • ch. 2
  • Patents
  • pt. Four
  • CRISPR in Action
  • ch. 32
  • Therapies
  • ch. 33
  • Biohacking
  • ch. 34
  • DARPA and Anti-CRISPR
  • pt. Five
  • Gene
  • Public Scientist
  • ch. 35
  • Rules of the Road
  • ch. 36
  • Doudna Steps In
  • pt. Six
  • CRISPR Rabies
  • ch. 37
  • Hejiankui
  • ch. 38
  • ch. 3
  • Hong Kong Summit
  • ch. 39
  • Acceptance
  • pt. Seven
  • Moral Questions
  • ch. 40
  • Red Lines
  • ch. 41
  • Thought Experiments
  • ch. 42
Control code
MSTDDA6483071
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 536 pages ):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781982115876
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race, Walter Isaacson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • DNA
  • Who Should Decide?
  • ch. 43
  • Doudna's Ethical Journey
  • pt. Eight
  • Dispatches from the Front
  • ch. 44
  • Quebec
  • ch. 45
  • I Learn to Edit
  • ch. 46
  • ch. 4
  • Watson Revisited
  • ch. 47
  • Doudna Pays a Visit
  • pt. Nine
  • Coronavirus
  • ch. 48
  • Call to Arms
  • ch. 49
  • Testing
  • ch. 50
  • Education of a Biochemist
  • Berkeley Lab
  • ch. 51
  • Mammoth and Sherlock
  • ch. 52
  • Coronavirus Tests
  • ch. 53
  • Vaccines
  • ch. 54
  • CRISPR Cures
  • ch. 55
  • ch. 5
  • Cold Spring Harbor Virtual
  • ch. 56
  • Nobel Prize
  • Human Genome
  • ch. 6
  • RNA
  • ch. 7
  • Twists and Folds
  • ch. 8
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Berkeley
  • pt. Two
  • CRISPR
  • ch. 9
  • Clustered Repeats
  • ch. 10
  • Free Speech Movement Cafe
  • ch. 11
  • Jumping In
  • ch. 12
  • pt. One
  • Yogurt Makers
  • ch. 13
  • Genentech
  • ch. 14
  • Lab
  • ch. 15
  • Caribou
  • ch. 16
  • Emmanuelle Charpentier
  • ch. 17
  • Origins of Life
  • CRISPR-Cas9
  • ch. 18
  • Science, 2012
  • ch. 19
  • Dueling Presentations
  • pt. Three
  • Gene Editing
  • ch. 20
  • Human Tool
  • ch. 21
  • ch. 1
  • Race
  • ch. 22
  • Feng Zhang
  • ch. 23
  • George Church
  • ch. 24
  • Zhang Tackles CRISPR
  • ch. 25
  • Doudna Joins the Race
  • ch. 26
  • Hilo
  • Photo Finish
  • ch. 27
  • Doudna's Final Sprint
  • ch. 28
  • Forming Companies
  • ch. 29
  • Mon Amie
  • ch. 30
  • Heroes of CRISPR
  • ch. 31
  • ch. 2
  • Patents
  • pt. Four
  • CRISPR in Action
  • ch. 32
  • Therapies
  • ch. 33
  • Biohacking
  • ch. 34
  • DARPA and Anti-CRISPR
  • pt. Five
  • Gene
  • Public Scientist
  • ch. 35
  • Rules of the Road
  • ch. 36
  • Doudna Steps In
  • pt. Six
  • CRISPR Rabies
  • ch. 37
  • Hejiankui
  • ch. 38
  • ch. 3
  • Hong Kong Summit
  • ch. 39
  • Acceptance
  • pt. Seven
  • Moral Questions
  • ch. 40
  • Red Lines
  • ch. 41
  • Thought Experiments
  • ch. 42
Control code
MSTDDA6483071
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 536 pages ):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781982115876
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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