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The DNA book : from genes to genetic engineering

Author: Susan Aldridge
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Describes, in a delightfully accessible way, the fascinating world of the molecular biology of the gene.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Aldridge
ISBN: 0521465427 9780521465427
OCLC Number: 232675306
Description: pages cm
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; Part I. What Is DNA?: 1. DNA is life's blueprint; 2. DNA in action; 3. A close up of the genome; 4. Where did DNA come from?; Part II. Engineering Genes: 5. Genetic engineering; 6. Creating new life forms; 7. Genes: the human angle; 8. New genes for old; Part III. Biotechnology: 9. The wide world of biotechnology; 10. Plant power; 11. Environmental solutions; Part IV. The Final Frontier?: 12. Beyond DNA; Further reading; Index.
Responsibility: Susan Aldridge.

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'A well-paced, elegant and imaginative ride through the story of genes and genetic engineering.' Focus 'This book should provide anyone with a little prior knowledge of genetic engineering with a Read more...

 
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