Drlica, Karl

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DRLICA, Karl. American, b. 1943. Genres: Medicine/Health, Ethics. Career: University of California, Davis, postdoctoral fellow in plant pathology and molecular biology, 1971-73; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, postdoctoral fellow in biochemistry, 1973-76; University of Rochester, NY, assistant professor to associate professor, 1977-85; Public Health Research Institute, NYC, associate member, member, 1985-. New York University, associate research professor, research professor, 1985-; lecturer at colleges and universities. Publications: Understanding DNA and Gene Cloning: A Guide for the Curious, 1984, 3rd ed., 1996; Double-Edged Sword: Risks and Opportunities of the Genetic Revolution, 1994. Contributor to books and scientific journals. Address: Public Health Research Institute, 455 First Ave., New York, NY 10016, U.S.A.