Topic: Reproduction and Social Issues
B. Rapid population
C. Use of Fertility
1. Define Cloning, Population Growth and
2. Describe each issue; and
3. Reflect on the effects of each issue.
1. A cell, group of cells, or organism that is
descended from and genetically identical to a
single common ancestor, such as a bacterial
colony whose members arose from a single
2. An organism descended asexually from a
single ancestor, such as a plant produced by
layering or a polyp produced by budding.
3. A DNA sequence, such as a gene, that is
transferred from one organism to another and
replicated by genetic engineering techniques.
Increase in the number of
people who inhabit a
territory or state increment
, growth, increase - a
process of becoming larger or
longer or more numerous or
more important; "the increase
in unemployment"; "the growth
are drugs which enhance reproductive
fertility. For women, fertility medication is
used to stimulate follicle development of
the ovary. There are currently very few fertility
medication options available for men.
Agents that enhance ovarian activity
can be classified as either Gonadotropin
releasing hormone, Estrogen antagonists or