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Series: McGraw-Hill Key Textbooks Series

By: RF Weaver and PW Hedrick

638 pages, Col illus, figs, tabs

McGraw Hill

Hardback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 3 | #68285 | ISBN: 0071148752
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This latest edition employs a careful blend of learning devices that lead introductory students through difficult concepts including a revised introductory chapter, new problems and questions - strengthening the books problem solving focus - and an updated, full-colour art programme with over 25% new visuals.


Contents: Part I · Mendelian Genetics
Fundamentals of Mendelian Genetics
Extensions and Applications of Mendelian Genetics
Chromosomes and Heredity
Genetic Linkage
Part II · Molecular Genetics
Chemistry of the Gene
Replication and Recombination of Genes
Transcription and Its Control in Prokaryotes
Eukaryotic Gene Structure and Expression
Gene Mutation
Transposable Elements
Genetics of Bacteria and Phage
Developmental Genetics
Gene Cloning and Manipulation
Applications of Gene Cloning and Advanced Genetic Mapping
Genes and Cancer
Extranuclear Inheritance
Part III · Population Genetics
An Introduction to Population Genetics
Extensions and Applications of Population Genetics

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