Biology in Profile: A Guide to the Many Branches of Biology

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P. N. Campbell
Elsevier, Oct 22, 2013 - Science - 140 pages
Biology in Profile: A Guide to the Many Branches of Biology is a 20-chapter text that describes the profile and biological phenomena of selected branches of biology. Each chapter discusses the scope, growth areas, and specialties of the specific branch of biology. This book includes 20 branches of biology, such as zoology, botany, microbiology, physiology, ecology, ethology, psychology, parasitology, pharmacy, and pharmacology. Other branches covered include toxicology, nutrition, food science, endocrinology, immunology, genetics, virology, biophysics, biochemistry, and molecular biology. This book will be of value to students and other scientists who are not practicing biologists.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER 2 BOTANY
7
CHAPTER 3 MICROBIOLOGY
13
CHAPTER 4 PHYSIOLOGY
19
CHAPTER 5 ECOLOGY
29
CHAPTER 6 ETHOLOGY
35
CHAPTER 7 PSYCHOLOGY
41
CHAPTER 8 PARASITOLOGY
47
CHAPTER 9 PHARMACY
53
CHAPTER 12 NUTRITION
71
CHAPTER 13 FOOD SCIENCE
77
CHAPTER 14 ENDOCRINOLOGY
85
CHAPTER 15 IMMUNOLOGY
93
CHAPTER 16 GENETICS
99
CHAPTER 17 VIROLOGY
107
CHAPTER 18 BIOPHYSICS
113
CHAPTER 19 BIOCHEMISTRY
119

CHAPTER 10 PHARMACOLOGY
59
CHAPTER 11 TOXICOLOGY
65
CHAPTER 20 MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
125
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