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  • Genetics For Dummies

    Genetics For Dummies
    av Tara Rodden Robinson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781119633037

    Your no-nonsense guide to genetics With rapid advances in genomic technologies, genetic testing has become a key part of both clinical practice and research. Scientists are constantly discovering more about how genetics plays a role in health and di…

  • DNA Human Genome Manual

    DNA Human Genome Manual
    av Dr Melita Irving

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785215940

    This book brings together all the fascinating strands of genetic science and explains in an accessible way how DNA is being mapped, classified, utilised and understood. With chapters on sequencing the human genome, genetic disorders, gene editing an…

  • Human Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

    Human Evolution: A Very Short Introduction
    av Bernard Wood

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192803603

    This Very Short Introduction traces the history of paleoanthropology from its beginnings in the eighteenth century to the latest fossil finds. Although concentrating on the fossil evidence for human evolution, it also covers the latest genetic evide…

  • CRISPR People

    CRISPR People
    av Henry T. Greely

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262044431

    What does the birth of babies whose embryos had gone through genome editing mean--for science and for all of us?In November 2018, the world was shocked to learn that two babies had been born in China with DNA edited while they were embryos--as drama…

  • A Brief History of Everyone who Ever Lived

    A Brief History of Everyone who Ever Lived
    av Adam Rutherford

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780229072

    This is a story about you. It is the history of who you are and how you came to be. It is unique to you, as it is to each of the 100 billion modern humans who have ever drawn breath. But it is also our collective story, because in every one of our g…

  • The Epigenetics Revolution

    The Epigenetics Revolution
    av Nessa Carey

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848313477

    'A book that would have had Darwin swooning - anyone seriously interested in who we are and how we function should read this.' Guardian  At the beginning of this century enormous progress had been made in genetics. The Human Genome Project finished…

  • Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA

    Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA
    av Brenda Maddox

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060985080

    The author of Yeats's Ghosts reveals the frequently overlooked story of the woman who helped discover the double helix structure of DNA, detailing the contributions of scientist Rosalind Franklin to the work of Watson, Crick, and Wilkins. Reprint. 2…

  • Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body

    Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body
    av Armand Marie Leroi

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780142004821

    A study of congenital disease and some of the famous individuals whose lives were affected by congenital abnormalities describes a village of long-lived Croatian dwarves, a hair-covered Burmese royal court family, the ostrich-footed Wadoma of the Za…

  • On Task

    On Task
    av David Badre

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691175553

    A look at the extraordinary ways the brain turns thoughts into actions—and how this shapes our everyday lives Why is it hard to text and drive at the same time? How do you resist eating that extra piece of cake? Why does staring at a tax form…

  • Who We Are and How We Got Here

    Who We Are and How We Got Here
    av David Reich

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198821267

    The past few years have seen a revolution in our ability to map whole genome DNA from ancient humans. With the ancient DNA revolution, combined with rapid genome mapping of present human populations, has come remarkable insights into our past. This…

  • Monkeyluv

    Monkeyluv
    av Robert M Sapolsky

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099474555

    Described by Oliver Sacks as 'one of the best scientist-writers of our time', Robert M. Sapolsky here presents the human animal in all its quirkiness and diversity. In these remarkable essays, Sapolsky once again deploys his compassion and insights…

  • Biochemical Individuality

    Biochemical Individuality
    av Roger Williams

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879838935

    There is no such thing as an average person, we are all genetically and biologically unique. But when sperm meets egg, our characteristics are not locked in stone. This work argues that bad genes do not necessarily cause disease by themselves, and n…

  • Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy

    Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy
    av Arik Kershenbaum

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241986844

  • Evolution

    Evolution
    av Robin Dunbar

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190922887

    Evolution is one of the most important processes in life. It not only explains the detailed history of life on earth, but its scope also extends into many aspects of our own contemporary behavior-who we are and how we got to be here, our psychology,…

  • Evolution

    Evolution
    av Robin Dunbar

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190922894

    Evolution is one of the most important processes in life. It not only explains the detailed history of life on earth, but its scope also extends into many aspects of our own contemporary behavior-who we are and how we got to be here, our psychology,…

  • The Cosmic Serpent

    The Cosmic Serpent
    av Jeremy Narby

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874779646

    This adventure in science and imagination, which the Medical Tribune said might herald "a Copernican revolution for the life sciences," leads the reader through unexplored jungles and uncharted aspects of mind to the heart of knowledge. In a first-p…

  • The Revolutionary Phenotype

    The Revolutionary Phenotype
    av Jean-Francois Gariepy

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781729861561

    A science book that brings us four billion years into the past, when the first living molecules showed up on Planet Earth. By describing the fascinating events referred to as Phenotypic Revolutions, this book provides a dire warning to humanity: if…

  • The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy

    The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy
    av Arik Kershenbaum

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241406793

    * Paperback edition is published on 1 July 2021 * A Times/Sunday Times Book of the Year DISCOVER HOW LIFE REALLY WORKS - ON EARTH AND IN SPACE 'I love The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy. Although it sets out to be (and is) about alien life, what…

  • The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry

    The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry
    av Bryan Sykes

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393323146

    In 1994 Bryan Sykes was called in as an expert to examine the frozen remains of a man trapped in glacial ice in northern Italy for over 5000 years--the Ice Man. Sykes succeeded in extracting DNA from the Ice Man, but even more important, writes Scie…

  • Sex Itself

    Sex Itself
    av Sarah S. Richardson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226325613

    Human genomes are 99.9 percent identical--with one prominent exception. Instead of a matching pair of X chromosomes, men carry a single X, coupled with a tiny chromosome called the Y. Tracking the emergence of a new and distinctive way of thinking a…

  • Sex Itself

    Sex Itself
    av Sarah S. Richardson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226084688

    Human genomes are 99.9 percent identical - with one prominent exception. Instead of a matching pair of X chromosomes, men carry a single X, coupled with a tiny chromosome called the Y. Tracking the emergence of a new and distinctive way of thinking…

  • Genes: A Very Short Introduction

    Genes: A Very Short Introduction
    av Jonathan Slack

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199676507

    In this exploration of the concept of the gene, Jonathan Slack looks at the discovery, nature, and role of genes in both evolution and development. Explaining the nature of genetic variation in the human population, how hereditary factors were ident…

  • Hvem er du?

    Hvem er du?
    av May-Britt Five, Marit Rasmussen, May-Britt Five, Marit Rasmussen

    Inbunden - 2021 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788243013209

    Visste du at hver eneste celle i kroppen din rommer mer enn to meter med DNA? Det er innholdet i disse to meterne som er med på å gjøre deg til akkurat deg. Hvorvidt du har fregner, krøllete hår, blå øyne eller god haiketommel bestemmes av genene di…

  • Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics

    Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics
    av Jonathan Pevsner

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118581780

    The bestselling introduction to bioinformatics and genomics now in its third edition Widely received in its previous editions, Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics offers the most broad-based introduction to this explosive new discipline. Now in a…

  • Inheritance

    Inheritance
    av Dani Shapiro

    Danskt band - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911547501

  • The Genome Odyssey

    The Genome Odyssey
    av Euan Angus Ashley

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250234995

    In The Genome Odyssey, Dr. Euan Ashley, Stanford professor of medicine and genetics, brings the breakthroughs of precision medicine to vivid life through the real diagnostic journeys of his patients and the tireless efforts of his fellow doctors and…

  • Quantitative Genetics

    Quantitative Genetics
    av Armando Caballero

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108722353

    Quantitative genetics is the study of continuously varying traits which make up the majority of biological attributes of evolutionary and commercial interest. This book provides a much-needed up-to-date, in-depth yet accessible text for the field. I…

  • Quantitative Genetics

    Quantitative Genetics
    av Armando Caballero

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108481410

    Quantitative genetics is the study of continuously varying traits which make up the majority of biological attributes of evolutionary and commercial interest. This book provides a much-needed up-to-date, in-depth yet accessible text for the field. I…

  • What Do You Think You Are?

    What Do You Think You Are?
    av Brian Clegg

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785786235

    'Gets right to the heart of what makes us what we are. Read it!' Angela Saini, author of Inferior and Superior: The Return of Race Science The popular science equivalent of Who Do You Think You Are?  Popular science master Brian Clegg’s new b…

  • What Do You Think You Are?

    What Do You Think You Are?

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785786600

    'Gets right to the heart of what makes us what we are. Read it!' Angela Saini, author of Inferior and Superior: The Return of Race Science The popular science equivalent of Who Do You Think You Are?  Popular science master Brian Clegg’s new b…

  • The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy

    The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy
    av Blaine T. Bettinger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440300578

    Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available to genealogists. This plain-English guide, newly revised and expanded, is a one-stop resource on genetic genealogy for family historians. Inside, you'll…

  • Robustness and Evolvability in Living Systems

    Robustness and Evolvability in Living Systems
    av Andreas Wagner

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691134048

    All living things are remarkably complex, yet their DNA is unstable, undergoing countless random mutations over generations. Despite this instability, most animals do not grow two heads or die, plants continue to thrive, and bacteria continue to div…

  • Nature via Nurture

    Nature via Nurture
    av Matt Ridley

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841157467

    Acclaimed author Matt Ridley's thrilling follow-up to his bestseller Genome. Armed with the extraordinary new discoveries about our genes, Ridley turns his attention to the nature versus nurture debate to bring the first popular account of the roots…

  • Mine vakre gener

    Mine vakre gener
    av Lone Frank, Lone Frank

    Pocket - 2020 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788243013339

    Hvem er jeg? En DNA-kode oversatt til kjøtt og blod, er det enkle svaret. Men hva innebærer det? Bestemmer den nedarvede koden vår alt, fra hårfarge til valg av yrke? Finnes det i det hele tatt noe fritt og ubundet «jeg», eller er livene våre progra…

  • Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters

    Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
    av Matt Ridley

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060894085

    The genome's been mapped. But what does it mean?Arguably the most significant scientific discovery of the new century, the mapping of the twenty-three pairs of chromosomes that make up the human genome raises almost as many questions as it answers.…

  • Introducing Epigenetics

    Introducing Epigenetics
    av Cath Ennis

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848318625

    Epigenetics is the most exciting field in biology today, developing our understanding of how and why we inherit certain traits, develop diseases and age, and evolve as a species.   This non-fiction comic book introduces us to genetics, cell biology…

  • Handbook of Statistical Genomics

    Handbook of Statistical Genomics

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781119429142

    A timely update of a highly popular handbook on statistical genomics This new, two-volume edition of a classic text provides a thorough introduction to statistical genomics, a vital resource for advanced graduate students, early-career researchers a…

  • The Welfare of Horses

    The Welfare of Horses

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402007668

    This book describes the development of horse behaviour, and the way in which the management of horses today affects their welfare. Horses for sport, companionship and work are considered and ways of improving their welfare by better training and man…

  • The Welfare of Horses

    The Welfare of Horses

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402061424

    This book describes the development of horse behaviour, and the way in which the management of horses today affects their welfare. Horses for sport, companionship and work are considered and ways of improving their welfare by better training and man…

  • Synthetic Biology: A Very Short Introduction

    Synthetic Biology: A Very Short Introduction
    av Jamie A. Davies

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198803492

    Synthetic biology is one of the 21st century's fastest growing fields of research, as important for technology as for basic science. Building on traditional genetic engineering, which was restricted to changing one or two genes, synthetic biology us…

  • Editing Humanity: The Crispr Revolution and the New Era of Genome Editing

    Editing Humanity: The Crispr Revolution and the New Era of Genome Editing
    av Kevin Davies

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643137636

    One of the world's leading experts on genetics unravels one of the most important breakthroughs in modern science and medicine. If our genes are, to a great extent, our destiny, then what would happen if mankind could engineer and alter the very es…

  • The Next 500 Years

    The Next 500 Years
    av Christopher E. Mason

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262044400

    An argument that we have a moral duty to colonize other planets and solar systems--because human life on Earth has an expiration date.Inevitably, life on Earth will come to an end, whether by climate disaster, or by cataclysmic war, or when the sun…

  • Better Half

    Better Half
    av Sharon Dr. Moalem

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241396896

  • Extended Heredity

    Extended Heredity
    av Russell Bonduriansky, Troy Day

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691157672

    How genes are not the only basis of heredity—and what this means for evolution, human life, and disease For much of the twentieth century it was assumed that genes alone mediate the transmission of biological information across generations and…

  • Extended Heredity

    Extended Heredity
    av Russell Bonduriansky

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691204147

    There is much more to heredity than genes For much of the twentieth century it was assumed that genes alone mediate the transmission of biological information across generations and provide the raw material for natural selection. Yet, it's now clear…

  • The Postgenomic Condition

    The Postgenomic Condition
    av Jenny Reardon

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226510453

    While the sequencing of the human genome was a landmark achievement, the availability and manipulation of such a vast amount of data about our species has inevitably led to questions that are increasingly fundamental and urgent: now that information…

  • She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity

    She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity
    av Carl Zimmer

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101984611

    2019 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalist Science book of the year--The Guardian One of New York Times 100 Notable Books for 2018 One of Publishers Weekly's Top Ten Books of 2018 One of Kirkus's Best Books of 2018 One of Mental Fl…

  • Understanding Development

    Understanding Development
    av Alessandro Minelli

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108799232

    Developmental biology is seemingly well understood, with development widely accepted as being a series of programmed changes through which an egg turns into an adult organism, or a seed matures into a plant. However, the picture is much more complex…

  • Understanding Development

    Understanding Development
    av Alessandro Minelli

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108836777

    Developmental biology is seemingly well understood, with development widely accepted as being a series of programmed changes through which an egg turns into an adult organism, or a seed matures into a plant. However, the picture is much more complex…

  • Hacking the Code of Life

    Hacking the Code of Life

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785786259

    '[A]n excellent, brisk guide to what is likely to happen as opposed to the fantastically remote.' - Los Angeles Review of Books In 2018 the world woke up to gene editing with a storm of controversy over twin girls born in China with genetic changes…

  • Regenesis

    Regenesis
    av Ed Regis

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465075706

    Bold and provocative, Regenesis tells of recent advances that may soon yield endless supplies of renewable energy, increased longevity and the return of long-extinct species.", New Scientist In Regenesis , Harvard biologist George Church and science…

  • The Myth of Junk DNA

    The Myth of Junk DNA
    av Professor Jonathan Wells

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936599004

    According to a number of leading proponents of Darwin's theory, "junk DNA"-the non-protein coding portion of DNA-provides decisive evidence for Darwinian evolution and against intelligent design, since an intelligent designer would presumably not ha…

  • Double Helix

    Double Helix
    av Dr James Watson

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753828434

    The story of the most significant biological breakthrough of the century - the discovery of the structure of DNA.

  • The Cinematic Life of the Gene

    The Cinematic Life of the Gene
    av Jackie Stacey

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822345077

    What might the cinema tell us about how and why the prospect of cloning disturbs our most profound ideas about gender, sexuality, difference, and the body? In The Cinematic Life of the Gene, the pioneering feminist film theorist Jackie Stacey argues…

  • The Cinematic Life of the Gene

    The Cinematic Life of the Gene
    av Jackie Stacey

    Klotband - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822344940

    What might the cinema tell us about how and why the prospect of cloning disturbs our most profound ideas about gender, sexuality, difference, and the body? In The Cinematic Life of the Gene, the pioneering feminist film theorist Jackie Stacey argues…

  • Eugenics: A Very Short introduction

    Eugenics: A Very Short introduction
    av Philippa Levine

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199385904

    In 1883, Francis Galton, a cousin of Charles Darwin, coined the word "eugenics" to express his dream of perfecting the human race by applying the laws of genetic heredity. Adapting Darwin's theory of evolution to human society, eugenics soon became…

  • Concepts of Genetics, Global Edition

    Concepts of Genetics, Global Edition
    av William Klug

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781292265322

    For all introductory genetics courses. Concepts of Genetics emphasises the fundamental ideas of genetics, while exploring modern techniques and applications of genetic analysis. This best-selling text continues to provide understandable explanations…

  • Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction

    Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction
    av Russell Foster

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198717683

    The earth's daily rotation affects just about every living creature. From dawn through to dusk, there are changes in light, temperature, humidity, and rainfall. However, these changes are regular, rhythmic and, therefore, predictable. Thus, the near…