A Dictionary of Genetics by Robert C. KingA Dictionary of Genetics by Robert C. King

A Dictionary of Genetics

byRobert C. King, Pamela Mulligan, William Stansfield

Paperback | November 13, 2012

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This eighth edition of A Dictionary of Genetics contains over 7,500 up-to-date and cross-referenced entries, including 540 that are newly written. The entries include the latest terminology, concepts, theories, and techniques, covering not only genetics but also such overlapping disciplines ascell biology, medicine, and evolutionary biology. The fully revised six appendices are a unique source of detailed supplementary information, including a chronology of scientific and technological breakthroughs spanning the period from 1590 to the present, lists of useful internet sites and journals, and a table of sample genome sizes and genenumbers. A Dictionary of Genetics continues to be the definitive reference work for students, educators, and clinicians in the field of genetics.
Robert C. King, Ph.D., was an Emeritus Professor in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Cell Biology at Northwestern University. He has published 117 papers and review articles in the field of genetic control of insect oogenesis and has written several books. Pamela K. Mulligan, Ph.D., is a geneticist with extensive ...
Title:A Dictionary of GeneticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:680 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.68 inPublished:November 13, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199766444

ISBN - 13:9780199766444


Table of Contents

A Dictionary of Genetics xAppendix A xAppendix B xAppendix C xAppendix D xAppendix E xAppendix F xIllustration Credits x