Schwartz presents the history of genetics through the eyes of a dozen or so central players, beginning with Charles Darwin and ending with Nobel laureate Hermann J. Muller. This book offers readers the background they need to understand the latest findings in genetics and those still to come in the search for the genetic basis of complex diseases and traits.
Molecular Biology by Anjali Priyadarshini; Prerna Pandey
Call Number: QH506 .P75 2018 Main Collection - 2nd Fl.
Publication Date: 2018-07-03
This volume provides a comprehensive description of the basic tenets of molecular biology, from mechanisms to its elaborate role in gene regulation. The initial sections cover the history of genetics and molecular biology. The book then goes on to highlight the significance of molecular approaches for all biological processes in both simple and complex cells.
How Scientific Progress Occurs by Elof Axel Carlson
Call Number: QH315 .C2885 2018
Publication Date: 2018-06-30
In this provocative work, the historian Elof Carlson explores how new fields of the life sciences emerge.
In Search of Cell History by Franklin M. Harold
Call Number: QH582.4 .H37 2014
Publication Date: 2014-10-29
The origin of cells remains one of the most fundamental problems in biology, one that over the past two decades has spawned a large body of research and debate. In Search of Cell History offers a comprehensive, impartial take on that research and the controversies that keep the field in turmoil.
The Digital Cell by Stephen J. Royle
Call Number: QH585.5.D38 R69 2020 Main Collection - 2nd Fl.
Publication Date: 2019-12-01
Cell and molecular biology are becoming increasingly data driven. Technological advances and increased computing power mean that researchers now increasingly quantify experimental results, rather than simply report qualitative, representative observations. The Digital Cell provides a comprehensive guide for scientists seeking to make this transition.
Cell Biology by the Numbers by Ron Milo; Rob Phillips
Call Number: QH585.5.D38 M55 2016
Publication Date: 2015-12-07
How much energy is released in ATP hydrolysis? How many mRNAs are in a cell? How genetically similar are two random people? What is faster, transcription or translation? Cell Biology by the Numbers explores these questions and dozens of others providing a richly illustrated and handy reference for students and researchers.
Stem Cells: Promise and Reality by Lygia V. Pereira
Call Number: QH588.S83 P46 2017
Publication Date: 2016-09-21
Stem Cells: Promises and Reality will tell you everything you have always wanted to know about stem cells, but could not understand the field from elsewhere.
Life's Engines by Paul G. Falkowski
Call Number: QR13 .F35 2015
Publication Date: 2015-04-27
Life's Engines takes readers deep into the microscopic world to explore how these marvelous creatures made life on Earth possible.