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  • Somatic Gene Therapyby P.L. Chang

    CRC Press 2018; US$ 193.41

    As human gene therapy becomes a clinical reality, a new era in medicine dawns. Novel and innovative developments in molecular genetics now provide opportunities to treat the genetic bases of diseases often untreatable before. Somatic Gene Therapy documents these historical clinical trials, reviews current advances in the field, evaluates the use of... more...

  • Genetic Testingby Ronnee Yashon; Michael Cummings

    Momentum Press 2018; US$ 29.95

    It is hard to avoid hearing about genetic testing. It is advertised, discussed, debated, and offered to patients. Some are over the counter, such as paternity testing, testing for risk for diabetes and others. Others are offered by private companies and still others by drug companies, These tests may or may not show a distinct answer, so it important... more...

  • Diseases Spread by Insects or Ticksby Mary E. Miller

    Momentum Press 2018; US$ 29.95

    Vector borne diseases transmitted through ticks and mosquitos cause serious loss of life and significantly impact human populations worldwide. Each of these diseases is caused by a distinct pathogen, and symptoms vary depending on the type and severity of infection. The spread of these diseases occur through the blood meals of tick or mosquitos, where... more...

  • Genetik für Dummiesby Tara Rodden Robinson

    Wiley 2018; US$ 23.95 US$ 21.56

    Die Genetik ist eine der Naturwissenschaften, deren Wissen am schnellsten wächst und deren Erkenntnisse ständig in Bewegung und in der Diskussion sind. "Genetik für Dummies" erklärt, was überhaupt hinter diesem spannenden Thema steckt. Die Autorin Tara Rodden Robinson erklärt die Grundlagen der Vererbungslehre wie die Mendelschen Regeln, wie Zellen... more...

  • Welcome to the Genomeby Rob DeSalle; Michael Yudell; American Museum of Natural History; Mary Jeanne Kreek

    Wiley 2019; US$ 39.95 US$ 35.95

    This volume offers readers an opportunity to learn about how genomes are sequenced, what discoveries have so far come out of this scientific revolution, and about the ethical dimensions of this advancing technology. The revised edition focuses on the new advances in genome technology and builds upon the strong basic biological format that was established... more...

  • Genetic Ethicsby Colin Farrelly

    Wiley 2018; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.46

    Colin Farrelly contemplates the various ethical and social quandaries raised by the genetic revolution. Recent biomedical advances such as genetic screening, gene therapy and genome editing might be used to promote equality of opportunity, reproductive freedom, healthy aging, and the prevention and treatment of disease. But these technologies also... more...

  • Autism Spectrum Disorderby Todd T. Eckdahl

    Momentum Press 2018; US$ 29.95

    This book is an overview of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), an early childhood condition that affects 1 in 68 children in the United States, and an estimated 1 to 2 percent of children worldwide. ASD causes impaired social skills, communication problems, and repetitive behaviors. The severity of ASD symptoms varies widely, ranging from mild effects... more...

  • Cancerby Mary E. Miller

    Momentum Press 2018; US$ 29.95

    In life-threatening forms of cancer, cells stop working correctly, grow, divide, and spread throughout the body in harmful ways.  These diseases impact the lives of many people, directly for those diagnosed and indirectly for the friends and families of those diagnosed.  So many distinct forms of cancer with multiple unique diagnostic tools and approaches... more...

  • A Textbook of Animal Geneticsby Veena Kumari

    Centrum Press 2013; US$ 249.99

    A branch of genetics that studies heredity and variation chiefly in farm animals but also in domestic and wild animals. It is based on general genetic principles and concepts, and it mainly uses the hybrid, cytological, population, ontogenetic, mathematical-statistical, and twin methods of general genetics. The population method is useful in studying... more...

  • Biology of Breeding Poultryby Divyesh Pandey

    Anmol Publications PVT. LTD. 2015; US$ 249.99

    Breeding refers to mating poultry for either maintaining/increasing the current flock or for selecting specific individuals for improvement in one or more characteristics (e.g., for size, weight, egg production, meat quality, behaviour, plumage, comb type, or a combination of factors). An understanding of general poultry genetics genetics is important... more...