Research Papers on Genetics

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  • Genetics and the Loss of Hair

    In five pages this paper examines genetics as a cause of male and female hair loss and also considers possible cures for hair loss. There are 6 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Review of Dinosaur Extinction

    In six pages dinosaur extinction is reviewed with such concepts discussed as the Gaia hypothesis, neocatastrophism, fitness, and natural selection. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Plants That Have Been Genetically Modified and Food and Environmental Safety

    In seven pages environmental and food safety are considered in an issue overview that pertains to plants that have been genetically modified. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Gombe National Park Chimps and How They Socialize According to Jane Goodall

    In seven pages this paper examines Jane Goodall's research on the socialization of chimpanzees and how they resemble human social development. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Parallels and Contrasts Between the Dinosaur and Modern Day Bird

    In eleven pages this paper examines what evolutionary path is revealed in the Burgess Shale Deposit regarding dinosaur fossils and contemporary birds. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Food That is Genetically Modified and Its Benefits

    In nine pages this paper examines bioengineering in a consideration of the benefits offered by genetically modified food. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Breeding Plants and Using Tissue Culture

    In five pages this paper examines the breeding of plants and how genetics can be enhanced by tissue culture uses. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Repression of Homeotic Gene Expression in Drosophila Resulting from Polycomb Group Mediated Actions

    In five pages this paper discusses 2 actions that in Drosophila PcG genes repress the expression of homeotic genes. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Extinction of Dinosaurs and the Catastrophism Theory

    In eight page this paper discusses the Cretaceous and Tertiary periods' extinction of dinosaurs in an assessment of the catastrophism theory's viability. Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Dinosaur Extinction and Catastrophism

    In eight pages the events leading to dinosaur extinction are discussed and includ the environmental events such as the suggestion that dinosaurs were rendered extinct by the earth's meteoric impact. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Teeth and How They Evolved

    In ten pages this paper examines the teeth of lower vertebrates and how they evolved into more sophisticated forms such as man. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Human Genome Project and Ethics

    This paper discusses the ethical considerations associated with the UNESCO Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights as it impacts genetic engineering and genetic selection scientific research in 10 pages. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Developmental Evolution and Genetics

    In seven pages this paper discusses genetic subset pathways and how they are controlled with zebrafish and Drosophila melanogaster species' research reviewed and a consideration of how this topical review could be expanded. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Evolutionary Biology and the Critical Element of Phylogenetic Relationships

    In five pages evolutionary biology is examined within the context of phylogenetic relationships and their importance. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley and Genetic Engineering

    In eight pages this paper discusses Brave New World in terms of how Aldous Huxley addressed issues of genetic engineering.

  • Tutorial on the Dinosaur Age

    In five pages this tutorial examines that dinosaur precursors offer assistance in understanding the origin of dinosaurs and why the species ceased with the traditional introduction, summary, and conclusion provided. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Human Genome Project and Genetics

    Genetics in general is the focus of this paper but the Human Genome project is highlighted. Within the context of this twelve page paper that cites twelve sources, Mendel's work is duly noted.

  • Intelligences and Intelligence

    In three pages this paper contrasts and compares general intelligence as defined by Charles Spearman with Howard Gardner's multiple intelligences. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Issues Investigation and Genetic Engineering

    In eight pages this paper considers the genetic engineering controversy including agriculture technology failures and successes and explains the opponents' arguments for and against. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Deafness, Genetics, and Metabolism

    In four pages this paper discusses metabolism, carbohydrates, weight gain, the Cx26 gene, deafness, and allele variants. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Chemical Toxic Threat of Mercury

    In seven pages this paper examines the chemical toxic dangers posed by mercury. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Arguing Against Genetic Engineering

    In four pages this paper argues that genetic engineering is less promising and more threatening to society with supporting discussions on the detrimental impacts both direct and indirect genetic engineering will have on countless species. There are five bibliographic sources cited.

  • Future Possibilities of Foods That Are Genetically Engineered

    In four pages this paper discusses the potential offered by the genetic engineering of food in terms of improved marketing, nutrition, and production of crops including avocados, wheat, corn, and tomatoes. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Genetic Diversity and Extinction

    In five pages this paper examines if species survival involves necessary extinction and whether or not genetic diversity will be reduced as a result of this extinction. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Transgenic Genetically Engineered Plant Applications

    In three pages this paper discusses how human disease treatment can be significantly assisted by plantigens and plantbodies in this overview of transgenic genetically engineered plants and their applications. There are no sources cited.

  • Genetically Modified Plants/Pro & Con

    A 3 page research paper that discusses this issue of genetically modified (GM) plants. The writer discusses literature both pro and con and concludes that GM foods are a part of society's future, whether for good or ill. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • The Violent Gene

    A 5 page paper which examines the violent gene. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Cloning

    A 5 page paper which examines reproductive cloning v therapeutic cloning. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Genetically Modified Food: Two Views

    This 3 page paper compares two opposing viewpoints about the use of genetically modified foods. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • DNA Replication

    A 9 page paper which examines DNA replication. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Favoring Stem Cells

    Stem cell research is controversial but it also holds out hope for managing or curing some of the most serious human diseases. This paper discusses what stem cells are, their potential, and why they are controversial. There are four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Stem Cell Research Addressing the Challenges

    This paper discusses the pros and cons of stem cell research. The conclusion is presented that using aborted fetuses as a source of stem cells is morally wrong and that alternatives must be identified. There are four sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Population Genetics A Literature Review

    This paper provides a comprehensive summary of seven articles on microbial, insect, bird, and human genetics as they related to population ecology. Seven sources are listed in the fourteen page paper.

  • The Structure of DNA and the Risks Inherent in Understanding It

    This paper first delineates the molecular structure of DNA and how it replicates itself. The author warns that as our knowledge of DNA grows, so does the potential for misuse of that knowledge. There are four sources in this eight page paper.

  • Some Factors Affecting Genetic Diversity

    This paper considers the importance of sexual reproduction, migration and mutation to genetic diversity. There are two sources in this three page paper.

 

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