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The human genome : mapping the blueprint of human life / Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Tom Casteel.

Mooney, Carla, 1970- (author.). Casteel, Tom, (illustrator.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Abington Community Library YOUNG ADULT 611.018 MOONEY (Text) 50687011717991 Stacks Available -
Taylor Community Library YOUNG ADULT 611.0181 MOONEY (Text) 50692010914920 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781619309043
  • ISBN: 1619309041
  • ISBN: 9781619309074
  • ISBN: 1619309076
  • Physical Description: 120 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Back cover of book has series as: Inquire investigate human science.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Timeline -- Introduction: The code of life -- How genes work -- The race to map the human genome -- What does the human genome tell us? -- Using the human genome to improve health -- Human evolution: the story of us -- Our genomic future.
Summary, etc.:
Mooney helps readers explore the discoveries scientists have made about the human genome. These discoveries help us better understand and treat certain diseases, trace our human ancestry and migration, and compare our species to others. She also explores some of the ethical, legal, and social issues that arise from advances in genomic science.
Subject: Human genetics > Juvenile literature.
Human genome > Juvenile literature.
Human genetics.
Human genome.
Genre: Young adult literature.
Young adult nonfiction.
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