Science fiction: How quickly is a DNA change reversible?

Bill_A_Nussbaumer at ms.bd.com Bill_A_Nussbaumer at ms.bd.com
Tue Aug 1 08:26:55 EST 2000


I don't understand.  It's right here in my lab manual, "Molecular Techniques for
Evil Scientists" by Dr. Moreau.

- Bill





To:   Bill A Nussbaumer/BALT/BDX at BDX
cc:
Subject:  Re: Science fiction: How quickly is a DNA change reversible?


I am sorry, but I am more pragmatic. It really does take more to alter
DNA than just copying in the material of interest. If it was that easy,
many more organismal genomes would be copied. WE do not know enough to
change DNA the way you are thinking. Maybe in the futurre...

David Slomczynski



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