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- St. Martin's Press 2012; US$ 17.99
Fascinating narrative science that explores the next frontier in medicine and genetics through the very personal prism of the children and families gene therapy has touched. Eight-year-old Corey Haas was nearly blind from a hereditary disorder when his sight was restored through a delicate procedure that made medical history. Like something from... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 13.99
This profound and accessible book details how science is studying nature?s best ideas to solve our toughest 21st-century problems. If chaos theory transformed our view of the universe, biomimicry is transforming our life on Earth. Biomimicry is innovation inspired by nature ? taking advantage of evolution?s 3.8 billion years of R&D since the first... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00
Providing a comparison the most important instances of public engagement with biotechnology in Europe in recent years, this book provides a theoretically reflected and empirically grounded study of the opportunities and obstacles for a thorough democratization of technological development through processes of public engagement. more...
- Infobase Publishing 2004; US$ 54.00
The use of biotechnology and genetic engineering has implications on all aspects of life--from the foods people eat to the way diseases are treated. As scientists and researchers discover more about this emerging field, moral concerns become a heated topic for people who question just how far this technology should reach. Biotechnology and Genetic... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 54.00
Explains why biotechnology is a relevant and volatile issues. Begins with a history of biotechnology and its effect on agriculture, medicine, and the environment. Equal space is devoted to discussing the efforts of human-rights advocates, animal-rights advocates, and environmentalists to create definitive governmental regulations for this budding industry. more...
- ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 4.99
Brimming with scientific insight into the habitat, internal structure and other such attributes of wasps, this is an interesting book. Besides arguing that the wasps do not come into the chronology of the theory of evolution, he presents many interesting perspectives about these insects. This engrossing work is filled with information and knowledge. more...
- iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2012; US$ 205.00
This comprehensive book provides up-to-date information on developments in the field of biopolymers. Each chapter details methods and techniques of synthesis and characterisation, degradation of materials and industrial applications as well as current trends and future challenges. It will be useful for students and researchers working in biotech and... more...
- Bentham Science Publishers 2012; US$ 39.00
Current Frontiers on Recent Developments in Plant Science is an edited, peer-reviewed volume comprised of a collection of individual chapters from leading research groups across different continents. more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 205.95
A comprehensive and mechanistic perspective on fruit ripening, emphasizing commonalities and differences between fruit groups and ripening processes. Fruits are an essential part of the human diet and contain important phytochemicals that provide protection against heart disease and cancers. Fruit ripening is of importance for human health and... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 154.95
A cutting-edge look at the application of micro and nanotechnologies in regenerative medicine The area at the interface of micro/nanotechnology and stem cells/tissue engineering has seen an explosion of activity in recent years. This book provides a much-needed overview of these exciting developments, covering all aspects of micro and nanotechnologies,... more...