All You Need to Know about DNA, Genes, and Genetic Engineering: A Concise, Comprehensive Outline

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Charles Thomas, Jan 1, 1998 - Science - 134 pages
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This timely book was written to provide students and the general reader with basic knowledge relating to DNA, genes, and genetic engineering. The great mass of technical data has been condensed to the essentials and presented in a simple and understandable summary form. Numerous practical applications are highlighted throughout the book and the comprehensive glossary will be an especially helpful feature. Readers with only a smattering of chemistry and biology should have no difficulty understanding the ideas or following the procedures outlined in this exceptional new resource.

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Contents

Chapter
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CENTRAL DOGMA THE GENETIC CODE AND PROTEIN
13
CONTROL OF GENE EXPRESSION
21
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About the author (1998)

Gordon R. Carter is a Professor Emeritus of the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia.

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