genetic engineering

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the technology of preparing recombinant DNA in vitro by cutting up DNA molecules and splicing together fragments from more than one organism

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Genetic splicing is becoming so commonplace, often with such outrageous results, that two knowledgeable health writers believed this story.
Electric Six, previously known as The Wildbunch, became an instant hit with their bizarre genetic splicing of punk, new wave, disco and arena rock, which provides total entertainment for a new breed of rock and roller.
You can also crossbreed your Norns by using a Genetic Splicing Machine and tinker with 550 genes, chemicals and brain systems.