Positive Genetic Enginerring

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14 Δεκ 2012 (πριν από 4 χρόνια και 9 μέρες)

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Tevin Smith


A laboratory technique
used by scientist to
change the DNA of
living organisms


Gregor Mendel


Austrian Monk


July 22, 1822


January 6, 1884


1854, began research on heredity


Worked with peas


Many distinct varieties


Easily produced


“Father of Genetics”







Charles Darwin


Biologist


February 12, 1809


April 19, 1882


5 year voyage around the world


1859, published
On the Origin of Species by means of
Natural Selection


Developed “Theory of Evolution”


Natural Selection
-

Member of a species of receives an
advantage to help it survive in the world, then it passes it
off to its offspring




Alfred Wallace


Naturalist and Biologist


January 8, 1823


November 7, 1913



He was in the shadow of Darwin


Soybeans
-
resist herbicides


Corn
-
resist pesticides


Rice
-
contains high amount of Vitamin A


Tomatoes
-
last longer without rotting


Potatoes
-

produce quicker






Pesticides
-
used to control or eliminate pests


Herbicides
-
used to kill unwanted plants



Genetic Engineering wouldn’t be used if there wasn’t
beneficial products from it!!!!!!!!!!



Dolly the Sheep
-
1996


Asian Carp fish
-
1993


Cumulina

the Mouse
-
2000


Noto

and
Kaga

(cows)


Ombretta

the
Mouflon


Mira the Goat


Idaho Gem (mule)



Copy Cat
-
2001


Rabbit
-
2001


Noah the Gaur (Asian ox)








Some animals have compatible organs with humans


They can be studied
for diseases



Insulin is made by extracting a hormone that produces
glucose


It is made for diabetics, there genes wont make the
proper amount of sugar to energize the body


Every medicine has side effects


Meaning that everything wont be perfect


Genetic Engineering should be accepted by more
people


Its technology should increase with more time


Some churches believe that this is playing with gods
will


Every generation has its own technology and way of
adapting to the world


This technology helps the health of humans

Thank you