DNA and Biotechnology: The Awesome Skill by Molly Fitzgerald-HayesDNA and Biotechnology: The Awesome Skill by Molly Fitzgerald-Hayes

DNA and Biotechnology: The Awesome Skill

byMolly Fitzgerald-Hayes, Molly Fitzgerald-hayes, Frieda Reichsman

Other | September 8, 2009

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Appropriate for a wide range of disciplines, from biology to non-biology, law and nursing majors, DNA and Biotechnology uses a straightforward and comprehensive writing style that gives the educated layperson a survey of DNA by presenting a brief history of genetics, a clear outline of techniques that are in use, and highlights of breakthroughs in hot topic scientific discoveries.

  • Engaging and straightforward scientific writing style
  • Comprehensive forensics chapter
  • Parallel Pedagogic material designed to help both readers and teachers
  • Highlights in the latest scientific discoveries
  • Outstanding full-color illustration that walk reader through complex concepts
Title:DNA and Biotechnology: The Awesome SkillFormat:OtherDimensions:400 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:September 8, 2009Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:008091635X

ISBN - 13:9780080916354


Table of Contents

1. The roots of DNA Research 2. The Double Helix 3. DNA in Action 4. Tools of the DNA Trade 5. Working with DNA 6. Human Genomics 7. Bioinformatics 8. DNA in Froensics 9. Exploring Cell Fate 10. Genetic Diseases 11. Gene Therapy 12. Stem Cell Research 13. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 14. Animal Biotechnology 15. Agricultural Biotechnology 16. Genes and Race