· Through research, find an area where DNA is used in genetic technology in current society that shows integration of new genetic technology into society and its usefulness, as well as any controversy in the use.
· 2. Go to the DNA Technology and Society discussion topic, and create a new thread of at least 500 words (excluding citations) containing the following information, using APA for citations and support:
· Identify and describe to your classmates the example of an area that shows integration of new genetic technology into society and discuss its usefulness, as well as any controversy in the use. In this example, you must describe how it is done, why it is done, its usefulness, its benefits to society, and any controversy in its use, including dangerous side effects. You must also include whether or not you scientifically support this example. Your support basis should not be an emotional reaction; rather, it should be supported by science.
· The reply should be evident you read the post and have a thoughtful response.
· The reply should be at least five sentences total. Replies should not say “cool post”, “good idea”, etc., but answer the post based on the following criteria.
a. Is the post detailed enough to describe the discussion topic?
b. Does the post grab your interest? Why/not?
c. If applicable, is the post supported with proper scientific sources and citations?
· Comments will be taken into consideration for grading purposes.