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Product Description: This handbook provides comprehensive reference information on the efficient production of secondary metabolites from plants by transgenesis and other genetic manipulation strategies. It reviews and summarizes selected important case studies in genetic methods applied to enhance the production of a given metabolite or a group of related or derived compounds...read more
By Sumita Jha (editor)

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9783319286686 | Springer Verlag, September 15, 2017, cover price $299.00 | About this edition: This handbook provides comprehensive reference information on the efficient production of secondary metabolites from plants by transgenesis and other genetic manipulation strategies.

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Product Description: This handbook provides comprehensive reference information on the efficient production of secondary metabolites from plants by transgenesis and other genetic manipulation strategies. It reviews and summarizes selected important case studies in genetic methods applied to enhance the production of a given metabolite or a group of related or derived compounds...read more
By Sumita Jha (editor)

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9783319286709 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, September 15, 2017), cover price $439.00 | About this edition: This handbook provides comprehensive reference information on the efficient production of secondary metabolites from plants by transgenesis and other genetic manipulation strategies.

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Product Description: A brilliant young scientist introduces us to the fascinating field that is changing our understanding of how the body works and the way we can approach healing.SYSTEMATIC is the first book to introduce general readers to systems biology, which is improving medical treatments and our understanding of living things...read more

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9781632860293 | Bloomsbury Sigma, February 7, 2017, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A brilliant young scientist introduces us to the fascinating field that is changing our understanding of how the body works and the way we can approach healing.

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Product Description: A sharp-eyed exploration of the promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventionsIs screening for disease in an embryo a humane form of family planning or a slippery slope toward eugenics? Should doctors tell you that your infant daughter is genetically predisposed to breast cancer? If tests revealed that your toddler has a genetic mutation whose significance isn’t clear, would you want to know?In The Gene Machine, the award-winning journalist Bonnie Rochman deftly explores these hot-button questions, guiding us through the new frontier of gene technology and how it is transforming medicine, bioethics, health care, and the factors that shape a family...read more

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9780374160784 | Scientific Amer Books, January 17, 2017, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A sharp-eyed exploration of the promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventionsIs screening for disease in an embryo a humane form of family planning or a slippery slope toward eugenics?

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Product Description: For a century, social scientists have avoided genetics like the plague. But the nature-nurture wars are over. In the past decade, a small but intrepid group of economists, political scientists, and sociologists have harnessed the genomics revolution to paint a more complete picture of human social life than ever before...read more

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9780691164748 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: For a century, social scientists have avoided genetics like the plague.

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Product Description: Helen Pilcher is uniquely qualified to explain the cutting-edge science that makes the resurrection of extinct animals a very real possibility, while acknowledging the serious and humorous aspects of giving a deceased animal a second chance to live...read more

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9781472912251 | Bloomsbury Sigma, January 10, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Helen Pilcher is uniquely qualified to explain the cutting-edge science that makes the resurrection of extinct animals a very real possibility, while acknowledging the serious and humorous aspects of giving a deceased animal a second chance to live.

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Product Description: Human adenoviruses play a central role in human diseases and as vectors for vaccines and gene delivery. This monograph describes the underlying principles of adenovirus molecular and structural biology, pathogenesis, antiviral measures and vector development...read more

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9789813109797 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, January 7, 2017, cover price $144.00 | About this edition: Human adenoviruses play a central role in human diseases and as vectors for vaccines and gene delivery.

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Product Description: “We are the primary drivers of change. We will directly and indirectly determine what lives, what dies, where, and when. We are in a different phase of evolution; the future of life is now in our hands.”Why are rates of conditions like autism, asthma, obesity, and allergies exploding at an unprecedented pace? Why are humans living longer, getting smarter, and having far fewer kids? How might your lifestyle affect your unborn children and grandchildren? How will gene-editing technologies like CRISPR steer the course of human evolution? If Darwin were alive today, how would he explain this new world? Could our progeny eventually become a different species—or several?In Evolving Ourselves, futurist Juan Enriquez and scientist Steve Gullans conduct a sweeping tour of how humans are changing the course of evolution—sometimes intentionally, sometimes not...read more

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9781617230202 | Current, March 10, 2015, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: “We are the primary drivers of change.

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Product Description: An eye-opening, mind-bending exploration of how mankind is reshaping its genetic future, based on the viral TED Talk series “Will Our Kids Be a Different Species?” and “The Next Species of Human.”Are you willing to engineer the DNA of your unborn children and grand-children to be healthier? Better looking? More intelligent? Why are rates of autism, asthma, and allergies exploding at an unprecedented pace? Why are humans living longer and having far fewer kids?Futurist Juan Enriquez and scientist Steve Gullans conduct a sweeping tour of how humans are changing the course of evolution for all species—sometimes intentionally, sometimes not...read more

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9780143108344 | Reprint edition (Current, November 15, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: An eye-opening, mind-bending exploration of how mankind is reshaping its genetic future, based on the viral TED Talk series “Will Our Kids Be a Different Species?

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Product Description: ¿Por qué algunas personas nunca se enferman y lucen radiantes a pesar de los años? ¿Por qué, por otro lado, una celebridad se hace una doble mastectomía sin signo alguno de enfermedad? La respuesta está en nuestra herencia: nos asustan nuestros genes...read more

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9781101973363 | Vintage Espanol, May 2, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: ¿Por qué algunas personas nunca se enferman y lucen radiantes a pesar de los años?

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9780824312503 | Annual Reviews, November 1, 2016, cover price $264.00

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Product Description: The Selfish Gene is a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. In it Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for the replication of genes...read more

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9780198788782 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The Selfish Gene is a classic exposition of evolutionary thought.

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Product Description: What makes someone a boy or a girl? Is it external genitalia, chromosomes, DNA, environment, or some combination of these factors? Not even doctors or scientists are entirely clear. What is clear is that sex is not girl/boy or XX/XY, switching between two poles like an on/off switch on a radio...read more

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9781613736548 | Reprint edition (Chicago Review Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: What makes someone a boy or a girl?

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Product Description: The living world runs on genomic software - what Dawn Field and Neil Davies call the 'biocode' - the sum of all DNA on Earth. In Biocode, they tell the story of a new age of scientific discovery: the growing global effort to read and map the biocode, and what that might mean for the future...read more

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9780199687756 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 26, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The living world runs on genomic software - what Dawn Field and Neil Davies call the 'biocode' - the sum of all DNA on Earth.

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9780199687763 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 25, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The living world runs on genomic software - what Dawn Field and Neil Davies call the 'biocode' - the sum of all DNA on Earth.

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Product Description: The book gives an overview of developments in Quantitative Genetics and variance component analysis in an era of Big Data and Sequenced Genomes. It provides a detailed description of a direct method of estimation that will be a useful means of extracting information from a large set of data that was inconceivable 10 to 20 years ago...read more

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9789813140684 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, October 22, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The book gives an overview of developments in Quantitative Genetics and variance component analysis in an era of Big Data and Sequenced Genomes.

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Product Description: Unlock the secrets in your DNA! Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available. This plain-English guide is a one-stop resource for how to use DNA testing for genealogy. Inside, you'll find guidance on what DNA tests are available, plus the methodologies and pros and cons of the three major testing companies and advice on choosing the right test to answer your specific genealogy questions...read more

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9781440345326 | Family Tree Books, October 13, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Unlock the secrets in your DNA!

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Product Description: This 10th-anniversary edition of Bruce Lipton’s best-selling book The Biology of Belief has been updated to bolster the book’s central premise with the latest scientific discoveries—and there have been a lot in the last decade.The Biology of Belief is a groundbreaking work in the field of new biology...read more

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9781401952471 | Anv edition (Hay House Inc, October 11, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This 10th-anniversary edition of Bruce Lipton’s best-selling book The Biology of Belief has been updated to bolster the book’s central premise with the latest scientific discoveries—and there have been a lot in the last decade.

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Product Description: Genetic Association Studies is designed for students of public health, epidemiology, and the health sciences, covering the main principles of molecular genetics, population genetics, medical genetics, epidemiology and statistics...read more

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9780815344636 | Garland Pub, October 1, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Genetic Association Studies is designed for students of public health, epidemiology, and the health sciences, covering the main principles of molecular genetics, population genetics, medical genetics, epidemiology and statistics.

Product Description: The topic of nucleosome dynamics is of exceptional current interest in a number of subfields of modern biology, including molecular biology, structural biology, cell biology, systems biology and biophysics. Changes in nucleosome structure are necessary to regulate DNA repair and for the regulation and transcription in eukaryotes...read more

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9781466587830 | CRC Pr I Llc, March 15, 2017, cover price $189.95 | About this edition: The topic of nucleosome dynamics is of exceptional current interest in a number of subfields of modern biology, including molecular biology, structural biology, cell biology, systems biology and biophysics.

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Product Description: How unassuming government researcher Marshall Nirenberg beat James Watson, Francis Crick, and other world-famous scientists in the race to discover the genetic code.The genetic code is the Rosetta Stone by which we interpret the 3...read more

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9780262028479 | Mit Pr, February 6, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: How unassuming government researcher Marshall Nirenberg beat James Watson, Francis Crick, and other world-famous scientists in the race to discover the genetic code.

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9780262529938 | Reprint edition (Mit Pr, September 30, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: How unassuming government researcher Marshall Nirenberg beat James Watson, Francis Crick, and other world-famous scientists in the race to discover the genetic code.

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Product Description: Over a decade ago, as the Human Genome Project completed its mapping of the entire human genome, hopes ran high that we would rapidly be able to use our knowledge of human genes to tackle many inherited diseases, and understand what makes us unique among animals...read more

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9780199688739 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 28, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Over a decade ago, as the Human Genome Project completed its mapping of the entire human genome, hopes ran high that we would rapidly be able to use our knowledge of human genes to tackle many inherited diseases, and understand what makes us unique among animals.

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9780199688746 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 2017), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Over a decade ago, as the Human Genome Project completed its mapping of the entire human genome, hopes ran high that we would rapidly be able to use our knowledge of human genes to tackle many inherited diseases, and understand what makes us unique among animals.

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Product Description: Cytogenetic Laboratory Management: Chromosomal, FISH and Microarray-Based Best Practices and Procedures is a practical guide that describes how to develop and implement best practice processes and procedures in the genetic laboratory setting...read more

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9781119069744, titled "Cytogenetic Laboratory Management: Chromosomal, Fish and Microarray-based Best Practices and Standard Operating Procedures" | Blackwell Pub, November 30, 2016, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Cytogenetic Laboratory Management: Chromosomal, FISH and Microarray-Based Best Practices and Procedures is a practical guide that describes how to develop and implement best practice processes and procedures in the genetic laboratory setting.

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Product Description: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity. The leap into "radical well-being" is a promise waiting to be fulfilled...read more

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9780804140157 | Harmony Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $17.00 | also contains Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-Being, Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-being | About this edition: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity.

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Product Description: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity. The leap into "radical well-being" is a promise waiting to be fulfilled...read more

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9780804140133 | Harmony Books, November 10, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity.

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9780804140157 | Harmony Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $17.00 | also contains Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-Being, Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-being | About this edition: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity.

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Product Description: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity. The leap into "radical well-being" is a promise waiting to be fulfilled...read more

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9780804140157 | Harmony Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $17.00 | also contains Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-Being, Super Genes: Unlock the Astonishing Power of Your DNA for Optimum Health and Well-Being | About this edition: The authors of the New York Times bestseller Super Brain present a bold new understanding of our genes and how simple changes in lifestyle can boost genetic activity.

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