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Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17, Medicine's Big Breakthrough: Editing Your Genes
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directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; presented by Fergus Walsh, 1961-; produced by Rachael Buchanan, fl. 2008 and Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 37 mins
Panorama looks at the breakthrough that could change the lives of everyone and everything on the planet. Gene editing is revolutionising medical research and could deliver new treatments – even cures for a host of diseases. It also gives scientists control over evolution, allowing genetic changes to be forced th...
directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; presented by Fergus Walsh, 1961-; produced by Rachael Buchanan, fl. 2008 and Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 37 mins
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Secret Science: Chemical And Biological Weapons
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directed by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998; presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998, Artlab Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
A revelatory documentary about Porton Down – the world-leading military and scientific base that specializes in chemical and biological warfare and the fight against global terrorism. This top-secret British military unit was first established in World War One in response to the terrifying advance of chemical wa...
directed by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998; presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998, Artlab Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
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Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7, Playing God
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directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 55 mins
Recent scientific breakthroughs mean that we no longer have to wait 3 billion years for organisms to evolve - we can build them ourselves in the lab. Nature is being dismantled into a series of 'spare parts' that we have the potential to engineer, refine, and rebuild into whatever we see fit. As nature becomes a t...
directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 55 mins
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Meat, 4, Meat (Doc)
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Grant Mansfield, in Meat, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 48 mins
This documentary, produced by Grant Mansfield, is about the the ethics of genetic engineering and Britain's ever-growing demand for meat.
written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Grant Mansfield, in Meat, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 48 mins
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Dispatches, Patent on Life
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directed by Emma Barker; produced by Emma Barker, in Dispatches (London, England: TVF International, 1992), 41 mins
The process of genetic engineering is becoming more sophisticated. Inventors of new plants, drugs and life-forms are now attempting to patent their creations. If successful the patents could lead to large multinational corporations owning the world's crops.
directed by Emma Barker; produced by Emma Barker, in Dispatches (London, England: TVF International, 1992), 41 mins
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