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  • Genetically Modified Animalsby H. Sang

    Wiley 2016; US$ 199.95 US$ 173.29

    Genetic modification is a powerful tool in biotechnology research and application. The ability to alter the genetic make-up of an organism can improve agricultural efficiency, increase response to environmental stressors and serve as a gateway to new biomedical discoveries. Genetic modification in animals has seen many exciting developments in... more...

  • Modern Prometheusby James Kozubek

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    This book tells the dramatic story of Crispr and the potential impact of this gene-editing technology. more...

  • Bring Back the Kingby Helen Pilcher

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 16.99

    If you could bring back just one animal from the past, what would you choose? It can be anyone or anything from history, from the King of the Dinosaurs, T. rex, to the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis Presley, and beyond. De-extinction ? the ability to bring extinct species back to life ? is fast becoming reality. Around the globe, scientists are trying... more...

  • Polymorphisme en biologieby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Malgré l'existence d'un important fonds génétique commun, les individus d'une population ? un ensemble d'individus de même espèce cohabitant dans la même aire géographique et reliés génétiquement les uns aux autres ? ne sont presque jamais génétiquement identiques. Un même gène peut en effet ... more...

  • Genes and Behaviorby Michael Rutter

    Wiley 2016; US$ 59.95 US$ 35.97

    In this major new book, eminent scientist Professor Sir Michael Rutter gets behind the hype of the behavioral genetics debate to provide a balanced and authoritative overview of the genetic revolution and its implications for understanding human behavior. Written by one of the world's leading figures in child psychology and psychiatry, Professor... more...

  • Gradual Loss of Mental Capacity from Alzheimer?sby Mary E. Miller

    Momentum Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    Most people have heard of senility, dementia and Alzheimer?s disease, but how different are these conditions? Whenever memories begin to fail later in life, Alzheimer?s is a concern. Some people worry because their parents are not remembering a birthday, or a trip to the store. We all have our moments, right? But the idea of having Alzheimer?s disease,... more...

  • A Brief History of Everyone who Ever Livedby Adam Rutherford

    Orion 2016; US$ 24.99

    This is a story about you. It is the history of who you are and how you came to be. It is unique to you, as it is to each of the 100 billion modern humans who have ever drawn breath. But it is also our collective story, because in every one of our genomes we each carry the history of our species - births, deaths, disease, war, famine, migration and... more...

  • Cytogenetic Laboratory Managementby Susan Mahler Zneimer

    Wiley 2016; US$ 129.95 US$ 112.62

    A technical resource, Cytogenetic Laboratory Management  focuses on how to manage a clinical cytogenetic and molecular cytogenetic laboratory.  This book would include best practices for the clinical laboratory managment of  constitutional genetic disorders and cancer diseases .A companion to Zneimer's recently-published,  Cytogenetic Abnormalities:... more...

  • Orphan Black and Philosophyby Richard Greene; Rachel Robison-Greene

    Open Court 2016; US$ 19.99

    In Orphan Black , several apparently unconnected women discover that they are exact physical doubles, that there are more of them out there, that they are all illegally produced clones, and that someone is having them killed. They find themselves in the midst of a secret and violent struggle between a fundamentalist religious group, a fanatical... more...

  • Genome Stabilityby Igor Kovalchuk; Olga Kovalchuk

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 170.00

    Genome Stability: From Virus to Human Application covers the genome stability of DNA/RNA viruses, prokaryotes, single cell eukaryotes, lower multicellular eukaryotes, and mammals, with the latter including major DNA repair mechanisms, the role of chromatin in genome stability, human diseases associated with genome instability, as well as changes... more...