By Dale J., von Schantz M.
“… an exceptional ebook… achieves all of its pursuits with variety, readability and completeness… you can find the facility and probabilities of molecular genetics as you read…” –Human Genetics"This quantity hits a very good stability between clarity, assurance, and detail." –Biochemistry and Molecular Biology EducationRapid advances in a suite of strategies often called gene expertise, genetic engineering, recombinant DNA expertise and gene cloning have driven molecular biology to the vanguard of the organic sciences. This re-creation of a concise, well-written textbook introduces key concepts and ideas focused on cloning genes and in learning their expression and variation.The e-book opens with a short evaluate of the elemental innovations of molecular biology, earlier than relocating directly to describe the main molecular equipment and the way they healthy jointly. This levels from the cloning and examine of person genes to the sequencing of entire genomes, and the research of genome-wide details. eventually, the booklet strikes directly to think about a few of the purposes of those ideas, in biotechnology, medication and agriculture, in addition to in study that's inflicting the present explosion of data around the organic sciences.From Genes to Genomes: thoughts and functions of DNA know-how, moment variation contains complete two-colour layout all through and an accompanying web site. particular adjustments for the recent variation include:Strengthening of gene to genome themeUpdating and reinforcing of fabric on proteomics, gene treatment and stem cellsMore eukaryotic/mammalian examples and not more concentrate on bacteriaThis textbook is must-have for all undergraduates learning intermediate molecular genetics in the organic and biomedical sciences. it's also of curiosity for researchers and all these wanting to replace their wisdom of this quickly relocating box.