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Transgenic Mammals


By: John Bishop

Addison Wesley Longman (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Apr 1999 | #105471 | ISBN: 0582357306
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Deals with all the aspects of transgenic mammals, describing in general terms how they are made, the advantages and disadvantages of different methods and the applications and uses of transgenic mammals.


Part 1 Introduction; 1. Overview; 2. Why Employ Transgenic Animals? Part 2 Background; 3. Mouse Reproduction & Development; 4. Mouse Husbandry & Genetics; 5. Sex Determination; 6. Uniparental Gene Expression, 7. X-Inactivation & Methylation. Part 3 Transgenic Mammals; 8. Making Transgenic Mammals; 9. Random DNA Integration; 10. DNA Integration by Homologous Recombination; 11. Expression of Transgenes; 12. Transgenic Livestock. 13. Glossary.

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