The Genetic Code Author:Isaac Asimov The most important scientific breakthrough came in 1944 when O. T. Avery and two colleagues discovered DNA. This mysterious substance is the basis of all live on earth...DNA determines the nature of every living organism from the amoeba to man. — In The Genetic Code Isaac Asimov traces, step by step, the scientific research that led to this great... more » achievement. He analyzes its meaning and its
consequences and, in a fascinating forcast, he speculates on hiw this new genetic knowledge can be used to control the physical and mental development of a future race of man.
The Genetic Code is a volume in the Signet Science Library, books bt leading scientists and educators that present nontechnical explanations of the latest knowledge, developments, and discoveries in the field of science.« less