Explain the risks and benefits if these technologies were used to gather information on you or your children.  

Describe the DNA

Define and describe briefly the following processes:

– DNA replication

– Transcription

– Translation

If gene probes, profiling, and mapping could make it possible for you to know of future genetic diseases in you or one of your children

Discuss whether or not you would wish to use this technology to find out.

  • Explain the risks and benefits if these technologies were used to gather information on you or your children.
  • Include how genetic technology can impact your future profession as a Nurse

Discussion Expectations:  

The minimum requirements for class discussions are to respond directly to the discussion prompt and to respond to at least two other posts, by other students or the instructor, by the end of the week. The discussion will close on the due date and will NOT be reopened for a late submission.

  1. Submit one main post responding directly to each part of the discussion prompt(s) by Wednesday at 11:59 PM ET.

2.  Reply to at least two posts (at least 50 words in length each) by Friday at 11:59 PM ET.   Responses can be made to students or to your instructor.

3.  Responses to other individuals’ posts should:

  • Expand on their ideas.
  • Discuss the differences between your thoughts and theirs.
  • Explain why you agree or disagree.
  • Always remain respectful.