BIOS Instant Notes in Genetics

4th Edition

By Hugh Fletcher, Ivor Hickey

© 2012 – Garland Science

392 pages

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Paperback: 9780415693141
pub: 2012-05-10
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About the Book

BIOS Instant Notes in Genetics, Fourth Edition, is the perfect text for undergraduates looking for a concise introduction to the subject, or a study guide to use before examinations. Each topic begins with a summary of essential facts-an ideal revision checklist-followed by a description of the subject that focuses on core information, with clear, simple diagrams that are easy for students to understand and recall in essays and exams.

Table of Contents

A. Molecular Genetics

B. Genome Organization

C. Mechanisms of Inheritance

D. Population Genetics and Evolution

E. DNA Technology

F. Human Genetics

G. Applications of Genetics

About the Authors

Dr Ivor Hickey, Science Department, St Mary's University College, Belfast, UK.

Dr Hugh Fletcher, School of Biology and Biochemistry, The Queen's University of Belfast, UK.

Dr Paul Winter, Belfast City Hospital, Belfast, UK.

About the Series

Instant Notes

The Instant Notes series provides concise coverage of each subject, providing easy access to essential information. Each book:

  • focuses on core information
  • enables the reader to grasp the subject quickly and easily
  • offers a structural approach to learning
  • provides the essential facts with detailed explanations and clear illustrations.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCIENCE / Biotechnology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics