Essentials of genetics

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Macmillan publishing Company, 1993 - Science - 513 pages
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Balancing classical and modern genetics, "Essentials of Genetics" helps readers understand basic genetics concepts, apply those concepts to genetics problems, and recognize the logic behind them. This succinct treatment features coverage of new research that will capture readers' interests. Mendelian (transmission) genetics, and modern molecular genetics with analytical reasoning woven into discussions, plus references to classical experiments and recent applications. Helps readers connect the science of genetics to the issues of today. Modernizes treatment of timely topics, including genomics, bioinformatics, proteomics (chapter 18), applications and ethics of genetic engineering (chapter 19); updated and extended coverage of gene regulation (chapter 15), cancer genetics (chapter 16). Features beautifully redesigned illustrations throughout, helping readers understand concepts more clearly. A useful reference for anyone interested in learning more about genetics.

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Review: Essentials of Genetics (6th Edition)

User Review  - Joecolelife - Goodreads

This is for people that want to learn the basics of genetics. It is a simple book with illustrations that you can find in any genetics book that has pictures. The written material is the same drab of ... Read full review

Review: Essentials of Genetics (6th Edition)

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Boring book!!! Read full review

Contents

An Introduction to Genetics
3
The End Products of Genes UV Light and Human Skin Cancer Xeroderma
10
Cell Division and Chromosomes
14
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