Bionanotechnology: Lessons from Nature
Discussions of the basic structural, nanotechnology, and systemengineering principles, as well as an introductory overview ofessential concepts and methods in biotechnology, will beincluded. Text is presented side-by-side with extensiveuse of high-quality illustrations prepared using cutting edgecomputer graphics techniques. Includes numerousexamples, such applications in genetic engineering. Represents the only available introduction and overview of thisinterdisciplinary field, merging the physical and biologicalsciences. Concludes with the authors' expert assessmentof the future promise of nanotechnology, from molecular"tinkertoys" to nanomedicine. David Goodsell is authorof two trade books, Machinery of Life and Our Molecular Nature, andArthur Olson is the world's leader in molecular graphics andnano-scale representation.
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