Essential Cell Biology: An Introduction to the Molecular Biology of the Cell, Volume 2

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Bruce Alberts
Garland Pub., 1998 - Science - 630 pages
This book takes a close look at the molecular biology of the cell. It provides a straightforward explanation of the workings of living cell - principally the way in which the molecules of the cell, especially the proteins, the DNA, and the RNA, cooperate to create a system that feeds, moves, responds to stimuli, grows, and divides.

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paradoxically, cell dynamics are more complex than organism dynamics. this is a really good introduction to the not-so-rigid building blocks of life. Read full review

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Cell biology can be very tricky and this appears to be a great book to read in order to get some more understanding outside of the textbook Read full review

About the author (1998)

Bruce Alberts is the President of the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC and Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of California at San Francisco.

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