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- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 14.99
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...
- 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$ 113.95
Molecular biotechnology continues to triumph, as this textbook testifies - edited by one of the academic pioneers in the field and written by experienced professionals. This completely revised second edition covers the entire spectrum, from the fundamentals of molecular and cell biology, via an overview of standard methods and technologies, the application... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 222.00
Using a number of outstanding examples, this text introduces readers to the immense variety of marine natural compounds, the methodologies to characterize them and the approaches to explore their industrial potential. Care is also taken to discuss the function and ecological context of the compounds. Carefully produced and easy to read, this book... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 24.99
Seventy-five percent of processed foods on supermarket shelvesfrom soda to soup, crackers to condimentscontain genetically engineered ingredients. The long-term effects of these foods on human health and ecology are still unknown, and public concern has been steadily intensifying. This new book from the Council for Responsible Genetics gathers the... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 134.00
This publication offers a unique approach that links the materials science of bioceramics to clinical needs and applications. Providing a structured account of this highly active area of research, the book reviews the clinical applications in bone tissue engineering, bone regeneration, joint replacement, drug-delivery systems and biomimetism, this... more...