Table of Contents

"It's alive!": public perceptions of genetic engineering.
History of genetic engineering from Mendel to (genome) maps.
Splicing, dicing, and cloning to Asilomar and beyond.
Frankenfood or Miracle-gro? agriculture applications of genetic engineering.
Well, hello, Dolly: animal applications of genetic engineering.
Where no man (or woman) has gone before: the Human Genome Project.
The doctor will see you now: genetic engineering and the treatment of diseases.
Just the facts, ma'am: genetic engineering, DNA evidence, and the courts.
Endgame: genetic engineering, future trends, current recommendations.