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Brownstone's Diploma software contains a tightly integrated software package for classroom management activities. It includes test development and grade book software. The Diploma software also contains many utilities that allow instructors to import or export tests and grade books into a variety of formats including many that work with common spreadsheet or database programs. Select the file for either Mac or PC platforms. New to this edition!
- Chapters have been re-arranged to include updated content and new sections on genomics and proteomics, molecular evolution, history of the human Y chromosome, gene regulation through small RNA molecules, analysis of protein-protein interactions, and much more.
- The Sixth Edition includes additional exercises in each chapter. The text's author-written Problems are plentiful and diverse in level and format. They are designed to reinforce the concepts introduced within the text and to challenge students to achieve a full understanding of the material.
- Connecting past and present, the Connections are unique excerpts from the original literature of genetics, each introduced with a brief explanatory passage. The papers range from Mendel's early writing to the latest research, and serve to enrich the material in the text.
- A list of Principles and an Outline introduce the main focus of each chapter, and each chapter is concluded with a complete, concise Summary, a list of Key Terms, and Key Terms in Context, a set of new fill-in exercises. A new Word Roots section helps students interpret and remember the meaning of the key terms. At the end of the book, there is an updated Concise Dictionary of Genetics.
- GeNETics on the Web is the text-specific site for Genetics, Sixth Edition. It serves as a guide to the vast amount of information on the Internet. Questions, exercises, and informative on-line resources are provided for each chapter. Frequently updated, and tuned-in to breaking news in the field of genetics, it is a valuable tool for both students and instructors.