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VCE Biology Unit 2: Genetic Modification

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Google Scholar search results using the keywords "genetic modification organisms" - only accessible via the SLV's databases (copy & paste the title into the eResources search window). 

Why genetically modified food?

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Video: Gene editing can now change an entire species -- forever by Jennifer Kahn

Published on Jun 2, 2016

CRISPR gene drives allow scientists to change sequences of DNA and guarantee that the resulting edited genetic trait is inherited by future generations, opening up the possibility of altering entire species forever. More than anything, this technology has led to questions: How will this new power affect humanity? What are we going to use it to change? Are we gods now? 

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