Modern Prometheus

Author: James Kozubek
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316780988
Size: 49.97 MB
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Tracing events across a fifty-year period, from the first gene splicing techniques to the present day, this is the story of gene editing - the science, the impact and the potential.

Modern Prometheus

Author: Jim Kozubek
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781316783054
Size: 71.71 MB
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This book tells the dramatic story of Crispr and the potential impact of this gene-editing technology.

A Crack In Creation

Author: Jennifer A. Doudna
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544716965
Size: 71.71 MB
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Writing with fellow researcher Samuel Sternberg, Doudna shares the thrilling story of her discovery, and passionately argues that enormous responsibility comes with the ability to rewrite the code of life.

Redesigning Life

Author: John Parrington
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198766823
Size: 15.78 MB
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Can we effectively weigh up the risks from introducing synthetic lifeforms into complex ecosystems? John Parrington explains the nature and possibilities of these new scientific developments, which could usher in a brave, new world.

Gmo Sapiens

Author: Paul Knoepfler
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814667021
Size: 46.80 MB
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Bioengineering, genomics, synthetic biology, and stem cells are changing sci-fi into reality before our eyes. This book will capture your imagination with its clear, approachable writing style.

The Age Of Genomes

Author: Steven Monroe Lipkin
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807074578
Size: 10.24 MB
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Lipkin explains the science in depth, but in terms a layperson can follow"--Provided by publisher.

An Introduction To Genetic Engineering

Author: Desmond S. T. Nicholl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139471787
Size: 63.27 MB
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In this third edition of his popular undergraduate-level textbook, Des Nicholl recognises that a sound grasp of basic principles is vital in any introduction to genetic engineering.

Crispr Cas Systems

Author: Rodolphe Barrangou
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 364234657X
Size: 36.12 MB
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In this book, experts summarize the state of the art in this exciting field. CRISPR-Cas is a recently discovered defense system which protects bacteria and archaea against invasion by mobile genetic elements such as viruses and plasmids.

Microbes From Hell

Author: Patrick Forterre
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022626596X
Size: 52.66 MB
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In Microbes from Hell, one of the world’s leading experts on archaea and hyperthermophiles, or organisms that have evolved to flourish in extreme temperatures, offers a colorful, engaging account of this taxonomic upheaval.