Presentation on theme: "Chapter 16 Gene Technology. Focus of Chapter u An introduction to the methods and developments in: u Recombinant DNA u Genetic Engineering u Biotechnology."— Presentation transcript:
Genetically Modified Organism or GMO u Produced by direct genetic manipulation, not traditional breeding practices. u FDA just approved sale of GMO animal products for human consumption. u Bioethics concerns
Future Of DNA Technology u Cloning of higher animals. u Stem Cells - growth of replacement tissues and organs. u Gene therapy to correct DNA defects. u?u?