Script for Video Project 32308

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Script for Video Project Each living thing has millions and millions of genes that make it up, each one defining a specific aspect of their physical or personal traits. All of the genes make up a genome and are present in DNA. Gene therapy is the insertion or modification of genes in a living thing to cure a disease. It is also part of a larger emerging field in science called genetic engineering, which encompasses the modification of genes in individuals, animals and plants to alter individual traits. Two interviews How exactly is gene therapy conducted? You may ask. There are a variety of methods of by which an individuals’ genes can be repaired or replaced. The most common method is the insertion of a new gene in a genome to replace one that is not functioning. However, an abnormal gene could be swapped for a normal one or repaired to perform its normal function. Moreover, because certain genes are turned on or off to activate specific traits in an individual, the degree to which a specific
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2008 for the course ENG 107 taught by Professor Nobleman during the Spring '08 term at University of Miami.

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