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Essentials of Genetics

Essentials of Genetics - 6th edition

ISBN13: 978-0132241274

Cover of Essentials of Genetics 6TH 07 (ISBN 978-0132241274)
ISBN13: 978-0132241274
ISBN10: 0132241277
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 6TH 07
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2007
International: No

List price: $129.00

Essentials of Genetics - 6TH 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0132241274

William Klug, Michael Cummings and Charlotte Spencer

ISBN13: 978-0132241274
ISBN10: 0132241277
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 6TH 07
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2007
International: No
Summary

For courses in Genetics found in biological sciences, agriculture, forestry, and health sciences.

Balancing classical and modern genetics, Essentials of Genetics helps students understand basic genetics concepts, apply those concepts to biological problems, and use analytical reasoning to figure out which of many problem-solving techniques apply. This succinct overview offers clear writing and up-to-date coverage of new research that will capture students' interests. Interwoven Experimental discussions and applications illustrate the nature of scientific discovery, helping students connect the science of genetics to the issues of today.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Genetics
2 Mitosis and Meiosis
3 Mendelian Genetics
4 NeoMendelian Genetics
5 Sex Determination and Sex Chromosomes
6 Chromosome Mutations: Variation in Number and Arrangement
7 Linkage and Mapping in Eukaryotes
8 Genetic Analysis and Mapping in Bacteria and Phage
9 DNA Structure and Analysis
10 DNA Replication and Recombination
11 DNA Organization in Chromosomes
12 Genetic Code and Transcription
13 Translation and Proteins
14 Gene Mutation, DNA Repair, and Transposable Elements
15 Regulation of Genetic Expression
16 Regulation of the Cell Cycle and Cancer
17 Recombinant DNA Technology
18 Genomics and Proteomics
19 Applications and Ethics of Biotechnology
20 Genes and Development
21 Quantitative Genetics and Multifactorial Inheritance
22 Population Genetics
23 Evolutionary Genetics
24 Conservation Genetics
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