Genetics In Minutes by Tom JacksonGenetics In Minutes by Tom Jackson

Genetics In Minutes

byTom Jackson

Paperback | September 6, 2016

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Genetics in Minutesis your compact and accessible guide to the central concepts of the science of genetics, revealing how our genes shape our bodies and our lives, and how in turn we are beginning to shape them. Covering the basics of DNA, inheritance, and evolution in animals, plants, and humans alike--from the origins and development of life to the human genome and designer babies--this is the fastest, fullest path to understanding genetics.

Contents include genes, DNA, natural selection, Darwinism, stem cell and gene therapies, evo/devo, epigenetics, cloning, genetic engineering and artificial life, as well as key biological concepts necessary to understand the fascinating field of genetics.
Tom Jacksonis a science writer based in the UK. Over the last 20 years he has written more than 100 books and contributed to many more. Tom works with a wide range of subjects and has written about everything from axolotls to zoroastrianism. His specialties are natural history, technology and the history of science. Tom studied zoology...
Title:Genetics In MinutesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:416 pages, 5 × 5.12 × 1 inShipping dimensions:5 × 5.12 × 1 inPublished:September 6, 2016Publisher:QuercusLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1681443333

ISBN - 13:9781681443331