Molecular Genetics of Bacteria, Fourth Edition / Edition 4 available in Hardcover
Molecular Genetics of Bacteria, Fourth Edition / Edition 4
The classic comprehensive and authoritative textbook on bacterial molecular genetics.
- Features completely revised and updated material and new chapters, incorporating the most recent advances in the field since publication of the third edition in 2007.
- Provides thought questions, problems, and suggested reading lists for each chapter that test student comprehension and encourage further research.
- Provides descriptive background information, detailed experimental methods, examples of genetic analyses, and advanced material relevant to current applications of molecular genetics.
- Serves as an invaluable text for anyone working in the fields of microbiology, genetics, biochemistry, bioengineering, medicine, molecular biology, and biotechnology. It is also essential reading for scientists in all fields of biology, many of whom depend upon the concepts and techniques covered in this book.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.40(d)|
Table of ContentsTable of Contents
The Bacterial Chromosome: DNA Structure, Replication, and Segregation
Bacterial Gene Expression: Transcription, Translation, and Protein Folding
Bacterial Genetic Analysis: Fundamentals and Current Approaches
Bacteriophages: Lytic Development, Genetics, and Generalized Transduction
Lysogeny: the lambda Paradigm and the Role of Lysogenic Conversion in Bacterial Pathogenesis
Transposition, Site-Specific Recombination, and Families of Recombinases
Molecular Mechanisms of Homologous Recombination
DNA Repair and Mutagenesis
Regulation of Gene Expression: Genes and Operons
Global Regulation: Regulons and Stimulons
Bacterial Cell Biology and Development
Answers to Questions for Thought and Problems
Figure and Table Credits