Genetic biology

United States, 1982

Film
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Episode of Series “The Biological sciences”.
Examines two qualities that are essential to the existence of species: the genetic mechanisms that preserve continuity from one generation to the next and the mechanisms that ensure variation. Also explores the recent breakthroughs of molecular genetics in the area of recombinant DNA which have led to biological applications with strong social implications.

Credits

director

Mel Waskin

producer

Bruce J. Russell

production company

Biomedia Associates

Coronet

Language

English

Duration

00:16:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37952

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Biological diversity

Animals & Wildlife → Biology

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Research

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → DNA

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Genetics

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Genetics - Research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biological diversity

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → DNA

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Genetics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Genetics - Research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Molecular structure

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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