Genetics and biotechnology for middle grade students.
1) Gain knowledge of the genetic code, the cell cycle, reproduction, basic genetics, including inherited and acquired traits.
2) Understand the principles behind the most recent advances in biotechnology.
3) Learn about DNA technology in agriculture, forensic science, and the most recent tools scientists are using to combat disease.
4) Be amazed with its unique, easy-to-read approach, along with many colorful illustrations and exercises.