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- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2002; US$ 199.00
From forecasting the future of technology to shaping the priorities for research New technologies are allowing us to shape aspects of the world in unprecedented ways. The new understandings of how genetic information is processed in biological systems, what the functions of specific genes are, and how to engage in ??genetic engineering?? as well as... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
What does it mean to find a gene or set of genes that are associated with ADHD, schizophrenia, or autism? Could we eradicate such diseases from our species through gene therapy? Is it possible to eradicate from our genome the genetic material that predisposes us to be too aggressive, too shy, less intelligent, or not active enough? Who has the political... more...
- Landes Bioscience 2005; US$ 139.00
The present book is an example of an almost self-organized system. Its main driving force has been the enthusiasm of scholars from all over the world that have agreed to write down their thoughts to enlighten our comprehension of dominance. I hope that this collection of essays will help in the understanding of the bases of mendelian dominance as a... more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 263.95 US$ 228.76
Integrated Genomics: A Discovery-Based Laboratory Course introduces the excitement of discovery to the basic molecular biology laboratory. Utilizing up-to-date molecular biology protocols and a basic experimental design, this text offers experience with three different model systems. Students will become familiar with the simplicity and power... more...
- Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 134.99
Phenotypic plasticity is the range and process of variation in body plan and physiology. This book pulls together recent theoretical advances in phenotypic plasticity, as influenced by evolution and development. The editors and the chapter authors are among the leaders of this exciting and active subfield. The volume begins with a primer on the basic... more...
- Wiley 2007; US$ 226.00 US$ 195.87
Much recent research in evolutionary developmental biology has focused on the origin of new body plans. However, most evolutionary change at the population and species level consists of tinkering: small-scale alterations in developmental pathways within a single body plan. Such microevolutionary events have been well studied on a population genetic... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 49.00
Scientists have known for years that complex diseases, such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, and diabetes, arise from a combination of lifestyle, environmental, genetic and random factors. Large-scale study of populations may contribute significantly to science?s understanding of the complex multi-factorial basis of disease and to improvements... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1977; US$ 40.00
Ecological Genetics was first published in 1981. Population genetics and population ecology originally developed independently, but are now merging into a discipline known as ecological genetics. Thus far, the union has been an uneasy one, and this book is an effort to further the union. The ecological geneticist is an experimental naturalist, concerned... more...