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Author Willett, Edward, 1959-

Title Genetics demystified / Edward Willett.

Publication Info. New York : McGraw-Hill, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  576.5 WI    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  576.5 WIL    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  576.5 WIL    AVAILABLE
Description xi, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-194) and index.
Contents Mendelism and classical genetics -- The cell-the basic unit of life -- DNA-the chemical basis of heredity -- Chromosomes-organized DNA -- Traits-how genes are expressed -- Genomes-reading the genetic code -- Mutations-misreading the code -- Cancer-genetics gone awry -- Bacteria-a different way of doing things -- Organelles-genetics outside the nucleus -- Viruses-hijacking heredity -- Genetic engineering-sculpting the code -- Evolution-change driven by genetics -- Humans-how genetics affects us
Subject Genetics.
ISBN 0071459308

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