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ISBN-13: 9780824312350
Publisher: Annual Reviews, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/28/2001
Pages: 750
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Hypoviruses and Chestnut Blight: Exploiting Viruses to Understand and Modulate Fungal Pathogenesis1
Genetics and the Fitness of Hybrids31
Recombinational DNA Repair of Damaged Replication Forks in Escherichia coli: Questions53
Sir Francis Galton and the Birth of Eugenics83
Building a Multicellular Organism103
The Inheritance of Genes in Mitochondria and Chloroplasts: Laws, Mechanisms, and Models125
The Action of Molecular Chaperones in the Early Secretory Pathway149
Chromatin Insulators and Boundaries: Effects on Transcription and Nuclear Organization193
Animal Models of Tumor-Suppressor Genes209
Homologous Recombination Near and Far from DNA Breaks: Alternative Roles and Contrasting Views243
Mechanisms of Retroviral Recombination275
The Genetic Architecture of Quantitative Traits303
New Perspectives on Nuclear Transport341
Translational Regulation and RNA Localization in Drosophila Oocytes and Embryos365
Conservation and Divergence in Molecular Mechanisms of Axis Formation407
Regulation of Gene Expression by Cell-to-Cell Communication: Acyl-Homoserine Lactone Quorum Sensing439
Models and Data on Plant-Enemy Coevolution469
Biology of Mammalian L1 Retrotransposons501
Does Nonneutral Evolution Shape Observed Patterns of DNA Variation in Animal Mitochondrial Genomes?539
Identification of Epilepsy Genes in Human and Mouse567
Molecular Genetics of Hearing Loss589
Genetic Analysis of Calmodulin and Its Targets in Saccharomyces cerevisiae647
Disseminating the Genome: Joining, Resolving, and Separating Sister Chromatids During Mitosis and Meiosis673
Epithelial Cell Polarity and Cell Junctions in Drosophila747
Informed Consent and Other Ethical Issues in Human Population Genetics785
G. Ledyard Stebbins and the Evolutionary Synthesis803
Subject Index815
Cumulative Index of Contributing Authors, Volumes 31-35851
Cumulative Index of Chapter Titles, Volumes 31-35854

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