Essentials of Genetics Plus MasteringGenetics with eText -- Access Card Package -- Access Card Package / Edition 8

Essentials of Genetics Plus MasteringGenetics with eText -- Access Card Package -- Access Card Package / Edition 8

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

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ISBN-10: 0321803108

ISBN-13: 9780321803108

Pub. Date: 11/02/2012

Publisher: Pearson

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Known for its focus on conceptual understanding, problem solving, and practical explanations, this best-seller strengthens problem solving coverage and explores the essential genetics content today’s students need to know. This edition maintains the book’s briefer, less-detailed approach to teaching core concepts. New features of the Eighth Edition include four new Special Topics chapters and thorough updates.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321803108
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
11/02/2012
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Genetics

2. Mitosis and Meiosis

3. Mendelian Genetics

4. Modifications of Mendelian Ratios

5. Sex Determination and Sex Chromosomes

6. Chromosome Mutations: Variation in Number and Arrangement

7. Linkage and Chromosome Mapping in Eukaryotes

8. Genetic Analysis and Mapping in Bacteria and Bactierophages

9. DNA Structure and Analysis

10. DNA Replication and Recombination

11. Chromosome Structure and DNA Sequence Organization

12. The Genetic Code and Transcription

13. Translation and Proteins

14. Gene Mutation, DNA Repair, and Transposition

15. Regulation of Gene Expression

16. The Genetics of Cancer

17. Recombinant DNA Technology

18. Genomics and Proteomics

19. Applications and Ethics of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

20. Developmental Genetics

21. Quantitative Genetics and Multifactorial Traits

22. Population and Evolutionary Genetics

23. Conservation Genetics

Special Topics in Genetics: Epigenetics

Special Topics in Genetics: DNA Forensics

Special Topics in Genetics: Genomics and Personalized Medicine

Special Topics in Genetics: Stem Cell Genetics

Appendix A: Answers to Selected Problems and Discussion Questions

Glossary

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