Biotechnology 1b text questions 6 Malta - Review Questions 1 How do treatment and preventative vaccines differ Treatment vaccines are used to cure and

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Review Questions 1.How do treatment and preventative vaccines differ? 2.What is a monoclonal antibody?A monoclonal antibody is a cloned cell that binds subtances to the body. 3.Why was the development of recombinant insulin important? 4.What is required for success with gene therapy? 5.Why would a new flu vaccine be beneficial?A new flu vaccine is bebeficial because the flu has a high rate of genetic mutation. 1.What are the benefits of preventative vaccination? Consider individual health, social
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Unformatted text preview: factors, economic factors, and so on in your response. The benefits if prevenative vaccines is that there will not be an outbreak killing half of a population. 2. How do biological response modifiers differ from most drugs on the market? Biological response modifiers do not alter or chage the makeup of the body unlike most drugs with harmful sideeffects. 3. What ethical issues are posed by the development of new drugs? Issues 4. How could gene therapy alter medicine in the future? Gene therapy can alter the genetic makeup of a human. If born with a STD, now it can be eliminated. 5. Why could oncolytic viruses offer a better treatment alternative? Oncolytic viruses are self replicating and attacks tumors subjectivley....
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