FCE Chapter 3 LECTURE

There are two types reproductive cloning therapeutic

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Unformatted text preview: re two types: - reproductive cloning - therapeutic cloning Many legal and ethical issues are involved. Ethical Dilemmas of Baby Making ARTs have significantly improved pregnancy rates. Questions: How long should embryos develop in lab? To whom do embryos belong? What type of research is being conducted? What would ectogenesis mean for parents? Temple Odom, PhD MSU 1 FCE 225 Birth Control Methods Contraception: prevention of a pregnancy Abstinence Abortion The Expanding Reproductive Years i Menstruation Heredity and Genetics i Heredity: i Genetics: can begin at 8 or 9 years of age; average age is 12.2 to 12.8. i Advanced technology allows women to choose childbearing after menopause. our biological inheritance. the scientific study of biological inheritance. The Human Genome Project Involves the sequencing of the genetic blueprint of all the genes on their appropriate chromosomes. Genome is divided...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course FCE 225 taught by Professor Odom during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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