The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,812,032 members ⚫ 1,249,629 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Genetics

  • Genomic and Precision Medicineby Geoffrey S. Ginsburg; Huntington F Willard; Sean P. David

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 115.00

    Genomic and Precision Medicine: Primary Care, Third Edition is an invaluable resource on the state-of-the-art tools, technologies and policy issues that are required to fully realize personalized health care in the area of primary care. One of the major areas where genomic and personalized medicine is most active is the realm of the primary care... more...

  • Making Sense of Genesby Kostas Kampourakis

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 26.00

    An accessible but rigorous introduction to genes for non-experts, explaining what genes are and what they can and cannot do. more...

  • My European Familyby Karin Bojs

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2017; US$ 14.99

    Karin Bojs grew up in a small, broken family. At her mother's funeral she felt this more keenly than ever. As a science journalist she was eager to learn more about herself, her family and the interconnectedness of society. After all, we're all related. And in a sense, we are all family. My European Family tells the story of Europe and its people... more...

  • Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introductionby Russell Foster; Leon Kreitzman

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 7.99

    This Very Short Introduction explains how organisms can 'know' the time and reveals what we now understand of the nature and operation of chronobiological processes. Covering variables such as light, the metabolism, human health, and the seasons, Foster and Kreitzman illustrate how jet lag and shift work can impact on human well-being. more...

  • The Monk in the Gardenby Robin Marantz Henig

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017; US$ 16.73

    Most people know that Gregor Mendel, the Moravian monk who patiently grew his peas in a monastery garden, shaped our understanding of inheritance. But people might not know that Mendel's work was ignored in his own lifetime, even though it contained answers to the most pressing questions raised by Charles Darwin's revolutionary book, ON ORIGIN OF... more...

  • The Inheritanceby Niki Kapsambelis

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 26.00 US$ 18.99

    An inspiring race against time: The courageous, hopeful story of the one family who may hold the key to finding a cure for Alzheimer?s disease. Every sixty-nine seconds, someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer?s disease. Of the top ten killers, it is the only disease for which there is no cure or treatment. For most people, there is nothing that they... more...

  • The AGT Cytogenetics Laboratory Manualby Marilyn S. Arsham; Margaret J. Barch; Helen J. Lawce

    Wiley 2017; US$ 234.99 US$ 203.66

    Cytogenetics is the study of chromosome morphology, structure, pathology, function, and behavior. The field has evolved to embrace molecular cytogenetic changes, now termed cytogenomics. Cytogeneticists utilize an assortment of procedures to investigate the full complement of chromosomes and/or a targeted region within a specific chromosome in metaphase... more...

  • Processes in Human Evolutionby Francisco J. Ayala; Camilo J. Cela-Conde

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 62.99

    A comprehensive overview of the latest research in hominid evolution, synthesising data and approaches from fields as diverse as physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, molecular biology, genetics, archaeology, psychology and philosophy. more...

  • The Gene Machineby Bonnie Rochman

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017; US$ 18.20

    A sharp-eyed exploration of the promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventions Is screening for disease in an embryo a humane form of family planning or a slippery slope toward eugenics? Should doctors tell you that your infant daughter is genetically predisposed to breast cancer? If tests revealed that your... more...

  • Signaling-Mediated Control of Cell Divisionby Swathi Arur

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 129.61

    This volume covers the current knowledge base on the role of signaling and environmental pathways that control the normal development of germline stem cells, meiotic progression of oocytes, events of oocyte maturation and fertilization, and the birth of an embryo. Germ cells are uniquely poised to sustain life across generations through the fusion... more...