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  • Genetic Engineering - Basics, New Applications and Responsibilities
    Genetic Engineering - Basics, New Applications and Responsibilities
    Edited by Hugo A. Barrera-Saldaña
    ISBN 978-953-307-790-1,
    Edited Volume
    268 pages, January, 2012
    Leading scientists from different countries around the world contributed valuable essays on the basic applications and safety, as well as the ethical and moral considerations, of the powerful genetic engineering tools now available for modifying the ...
  • Plant Breeding
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    Edited by Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-307-932-5,
    Edited Volume
    364 pages, January, 2012
    Modern plant breeding is considered a discipline originating from the science of genetics. It is a complex subject, involving the use of many interdisciplinary modern sciences and technologies that became art, science and business. Revolutionary deve ...
  • Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes
    Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes
    Edited by Pradeep Chatterjee
    ISBN 978-953-307-725-3,
    Edited Volume
    148 pages, November, 2011
    This book focuses on the numerous applications of Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes (BACs) in a variety of studies. The topics reviewed range from using BAC libraries as resources for marsupial and monotreme gene mapping and comparative genomic studie ...
  • DNA Repair
    DNA Repair
    Edited by Inna Kruman
    ISBN 978-953-307-697-3,
    Edited Volume
    648 pages, November, 2011
    The book consists of 31 chapters, divided into six parts. Each chapter is written by one or several experts in the corresponding area. The scope of the book varies from the DNA damage response and DNA repair mechanisms to evolutionary aspects of DNA ...
  • Gene Duplication
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    Edited by Felix Friedberg
    ISBN 978-953-307-387-3,
    Edited Volume
    412 pages, October, 2011
    The book Gene Duplication consists of 21 chapters divided in 3 parts: General Aspects, A Look at Some Gene Families and Examining Bundles of Genes. The importance of the study of Gene Duplication stems from the realization that the dynamic process o ...
  • Molecular Cloning - Selected Applications in Medicine and Biology
    Molecular Cloning - Selected Applications in Medicine and Biology
    Edited by Gregory G. Brown
    ISBN 978-953-307-398-9,
    Edited Volume
    336 pages, October, 2011
    The development of molecular cloning technology in the early 1970s created a revolution in the biological and biomedical sciences that extends to this day. The contributions in this book provide the reader with a perspective on how pervasive the appl ...
  • Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
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    Edited by Ramón Gerardo Guevara-González
    ISBN 978-953-307-395-8,
    Edited Volume
    478 pages, October, 2011
    Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is a book that has been thought to present the most significant advances in these disciplines focused on the knowledge of such toxins. All authors, who supported the excellent work showed in every chapt ...
  • Fundamental Aspects of DNA Replication
    Fundamental Aspects of DNA Replication
    Edited by Jelena Kušić-Tišma
    ISBN 978-953-307-259-3,
    Edited Volume
    318 pages, September, 2011
    DNA replication, the process of copying one double stranded DNA molecule to produce two identical copies, is at the heart of cell proliferation. This book highlights new insights into the replication process in eukaryotes, from the assembly of pre-re ...