Human Genetics / Edition 3

Human Genetics / Edition 3

by Ricki Lewis
     
 

Put genetics in perspective_a human perspective. Human Genetics: Concepts and Applications gives nonmajors a solid,complete foundation in the principles of human genetics. It builds on that base with current information and compelling human stories that give the study of the science relevance and interest. It's the only full-color text of its kind. See more details below

Overview

Put genetics in perspective_a human perspective. Human Genetics: Concepts and Applications gives nonmajors a solid,complete foundation in the principles of human genetics. It builds on that base with current information and compelling human stories that give the study of the science relevance and interest. It's the only full-color text of its kind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780697422965
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
9.45(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
1 Overview of Genetics
2 Cells
3 Development
TRANSMISSION GENETICS
4 Single-Gene Inheritance
5 Extensions and Exceptions to Mendel's Laws
6 Matters of Sex
7 Multifactorial Traits
8 The Genetics of Behavior
DNA AND CHROMOSOMES
9 DNA Structure and Replication
10 Gene Action and Expression
11 Gene Mutation
12 Chromosomes
POPULATION GENETICS
13 When Allele Frequencies Stay Constant
14 Changing Allele Frequencies
15 Human Origins and Evolution
IMMUNITY AND CANCER
16 Genetics of Immunity
17 Cancer
GENETIC TECHNOLOGY
18 Genetically Modified Organisms
19 Gene Therapy and Genetic Counseling
20 Agricultural Biotechnology
21 Reproductive Technologies\
22 Genomics and the Future

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