Concepts of Genetics with MasteringGenetics / Edition 9

Concepts of Genetics with MasteringGenetics / Edition 9

by William S. Klug, Michael R. Cummings, Charlotte A. Spencer, Michael A. Palladino
     
 

Known for its focus on concepts and problem-solving, this best-selling text has been extensively updated with new coverage of genomics, bioinformatics, proteomics and more. Concepts of Genetics, Ninth Edition is written in a clear and accessible style for students in introductory genetic courses typically found in departments of Biology, Botany, Zoology,

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Known for its focus on concepts and problem-solving, this best-selling text has been extensively updated with new coverage of genomics, bioinformatics, proteomics and more. Concepts of Genetics, Ninth Edition is written in a clear and accessible style for students in introductory genetic courses typically found in departments of Biology, Botany, Zoology, Agriculture, or any of the health sciences.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321773050
Publisher:
Benjamin Cummings
Publication date:
07/01/2011
Pages:
876
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Genetics

2. Mitosis and Meiosis

3. Mendelian Genetics

4. Extensions of Mendelian Ratios

5. Chromosome Mapping in Eukaryotes

6. Genetic Analysis and Mapping in Bacteria and Bacteriophages

7. Sex Determination and Sex Chromosomes

8. Chromosome Mutations: Variation in Number and Arrangement

9. Extranuclear Inheritance

10. DNA Structure and Analysis

11. DNA Replication and Recombination

12. DNA Organization in Chromosomes

13. The Genetic Code and Transcription

14. Translation and Proteins

15. Gene Mutation and DNA Repair, and Transposition

16. Regulation of Gene Expression in Prokaryotes

17. Regulation of Gene Expression in Eukaryotes

18. Developmental Genetics

19. Cancer and Regulation of the Cell Cycle

Special Topics in Modern Genetics, DNA Forensics

Special Topics in Modern Genetics, Genomics and Personalized Medicine

Special Topics in Modern Genetics, Epigenetics

Special Topics in Modern Genetics, Stem Cells

20. Recombinant DNA Technology and Gene Cloning

21. Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics

22. Applications and Ethics of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

23. Quantitative Genetics and Multifactorial Traits

24. Genetics and Behavior

25. Population and Evolutionary Genetics

26. Conservation Genetics

Appendix A Glossary

Appendix B Answers to Selected Problems

Appendix C Selected Readings

CREDITS

INDEX

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