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Transgenic Modification of Germline and Somatic Cells

Edited By: RB Flavell and RB Heap

136 pages, 32 line illus, 10 b/w illus

Chapman & Hall

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #33017 | ISBN: 0412555107
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Presents results of a Royal Society discussion meeting on transgenic modification of plants and animals.

Resulting from the Royal Society Discussion Meeting held in July 1992, this volume provides insights into how transgenes are being exploited to discover new knowledge in animals and plants. |o Book News |d May 1994


Preface. Overview: Progress in genome mapping. Sex determination and embryo formation. Epigenetic variation. Gene switches and control of development. Overview: Progress in plant genome analysis and modification. Stem cell manipulation. Genetic enhancement of organisms by gene insertion. Transgenic investigations of a disease. Index.

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