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Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves by Ed Regis, George Church

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CHAPTER 5

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Emergence of Mammalian Immune System.Solving the Health Care Crisis ThroughGenome Engineering

On September 12, 2004, fifteen-year-old Jeanna Giese attended mass at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. During the service, a small bat flew down from the vaulted ceiling, struck one of the stained glass windows, and fell to the floor. Jeanna Giese loved animals. At home she had two dogs and three rabbits, and she hoped one day to become a veterinarian. She asked her mother if she could catch the bat, take it outdoors, and release it, and her mother said that she could.

Jeanna picked up the bat with her ...

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