Online ISBN: 9780470015902

DOI: 10.1002/047001590X

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What's New

Neural Development: bHLH Genes

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

RNA Structure: Tetraloops

Sjögren's Syndrome

Parental Care and Investment

Plant-Water Relations

Infectious Mononucleosis

Apoptosis: Molecular Mechanisms

Featured Articles

History of Ornithology

Avirulence Genes

Biobanking: Social, Political and Ethical Aspects

Biological Data Centres

Cerebrospinal Fluid and its Abnormalities

Hair Cells


Nuclear Receptor Genes: Evolution

Politics in Biology

Stable Isotope Ecology

Using Evolutionary Biology in the Medical Sciences

Antibiotics and the Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance

Climate Change Impacts: Vegetation

HPV Vaccine

Human Relationships Inferred from Genetic Variation

Informed Consent and Multiplex Genetic Screening

Sleep and Memory

Other Articles

Arabidopsis Thaliana

as an Experimental Organism

Bacterial Transcription Regulation


Cell Cycle Checkpoint Genes and Cancer

Chromosome Preparation and Banding

Chromosome Structure

Color Vision Defects

Colorectal Cancer: Genetics

Dideoxy Sequencing of DNA

Dominance and Recessivity

Down Syndrome

DNA Chips and Microarrays

DNA Cloning

DNA Profiling in Forensic Science

DNA Recombination

DNA Repair

DNA Replication

DNA Replication Fidelity

Electrophoresis and Blotting of DNA

Escherichia Coli Lactose Operon

Experimental Organisms Used in Genetics

Gene Silencing in Development (Drosophila)

Gene Structure and Organization

Gene Therapy

Genes: Definition and Structure

Genetic Code: Introduction

Genetic Variation: Polymorphisms and Mutations

Human Gene Therapy

Sequencing the Human Genome: Novel Insights into its Structure and Function

Immunoglobulin Gene Construction: Human

Mechanisms of X-inactivation

Mendelian Genetic Disorders

Messenger RNA: Interaction with Ribosomes

Mice as Experimental Organisms

Microorganisms: Applications in Molecular Biology

Mitochondrial Disorders

Molecular Biology: the Central Dogma



Nucleic Acids as Genetic Material



Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Polytene Chromosomes

Population Genetics of Modern Human Evolution


Retrotransposition and Human Disorders

RNA Interactions in mRNA Splicing

Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID): Genetics

Transgenic Mice


Tumor Suppressor Genes

Turner Syndrome

Zebrafish as an Experimental Organism