Dictionary of DNA and Genome Technology, Second Edition

Dictionary of DNA and Genome Technology, Second Edition

Author(s): Paul Singleton

Published Online: 26 MAR 2010

Print ISBN: 9780470747322

Online ISBN: 9780470689127

DOI: 10.1002/9780470689127

About this Book

DNA technology has a vital role in diverse fields such as criminal investigation and gene therapy - dynamic areas involving many specialised terms and techniques. This unique dictionary offers current, detailed, accessible information to lecturers, researchers, students and technicians throughout the biomedical and related sciences.

  • The new edition represents a major update with 50% more entries on the very latest developments.
  • Clear explanations of terms, techniques, and tests, including commercial systems, with detailed coverage of many important procedures and methods.
  • Includes well-established methodology plus new technology and data from the latest research journals, going well beyond the remit of most science dictionaries.
  • Essay-style entries on many major topics to assist newcomers to the field.
  • Covers topics relevant to medicine (diagnosis and gene therapy); veterinary science; biotechnology; biochemistry; pharmaceutical science/drug development; molecular biology; microbiology; epidemiology; genomics; environmental science; plant science/agriculture; taxonomy; and forensic science.


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