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Animals with Novel Genes

Edited By: N Maclean

295 pages, 11 b/w photos, 11 figs, 23 tabs

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | May 1995 | #35932 | ISBN: 0521432561
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About this book

This book is about transgenic animals - animals into which new genes have been artificially produced. It has chapters by leading authorities on the present state-of-play regarding the application of transgenic technology to different animal groups.

The emphasis on commercial applications, combined with the broader coverage of animals, makes Animals with Novel Genes a useful addition to the growing literature on transgenic animals. Choice


Contents

Preface; 1. Transgenic animals in perspective Norman Maclean; 2. Transgenic insects Julian M. Crampton and Paul Eggleston; 3. Transgenic fish Norman Maclean and M. Azizur Rahman; 4. Transgenic birds Ken Simkiss; 5. Transgenic rodents Martin J. Evans, Darren T. Gilmour and William H. Colledge; 6. Large transgenic mammals Gottfried Brem and Mattias Muller; 7. Minor transgenic systems Norman Maclean; Index.

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