Instant Notes

Series Editor: David Hames

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.
  • BIOS Instant Notes in Genetics

    4th Edition

    By Hugh Fletcher, Ivor Hickey

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-05-10
    Garland Science
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Molecular Biology

    4th Edition

    By Alexander McLennan, Andy Bates, Phil Turner, Michael White

    Instant Notes in Molecular Biology, 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…

    Paperback – 2012-05-03
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Chemistry for Biologists

    3rd Edition

    By Julie Fisher, John Arnold

    BIOS Instant Notes Chemistry for Biologists, Third 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…

    Paperback – 2012-03-28
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Immunology

    3rd Edition

    By Peter Lydyard, Alex Whelan, Michael Fanger

    BIOS Instant Notes in Immunology, Third 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…

    Paperback – 2011-03-31
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry

    4th Edition

    By David Hames, Nigel Hooper

    BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry, 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…

    Paperback – 2011-03-31
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Neuroscience

    3rd Edition

    By Alan Longstaff

    BIOS Instant Notes in Neuroscience, Third 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…

    Paperback – 2011-03-16
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology

    4th Edition

    By Simon Baker, Jane Nicklin, Caroline Griffiths

    BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology, 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…

    Paperback – 2011-03-16
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Bioinformatics

    2nd Edition

    By Charlie Hodgman, Andrew French, David Westhead

    The second edition of Instant Notes in Bioinformatics introduced the readers to the themes and terminology of bioinformatics. It is divided into three parts: the first being an introduction to bioinformatics in biology; the second covering the physical, mathematical, statistical and computational…

    Paperback – 2009-08-21
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Motor Control, Learning and Development

    By Andrea Utley, Sarah Astill

    Instant Notes in Motor Control, Learning and Development provides an overview of how the brain and nervous system control movement, and how new movements are learned and improved. The early chapters set the scene by defining the field and discussing the measurement of movement. This leads…

    Paperback – 2008-02-07
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Human Physiology

    By Daniel McLaughlin, Jonathan Stamford, David White

    Instant Notes in Human Physiology will be valuable to students in whatever context they are studying physiology. It explains fundamental concepts and the major physiological systems, showing how they are integrated, without overloading the reader with information.  …

    Paperback – 2006-11-02
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology

    3rd Edition

    By Simon Baker, Jane Nicklin, Naveed Ahmed Khan, Richard Killington

    The third edition of this popular title takes a molecular approach to microbiology, and includes the following features: the bacteriology section being completely rewritten to reflect the latest developments improved coverage of systematics, growth, metabolism, molecular biology and industrial…

    Paperback – 2006-08-24
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics

    By Paul Grimshaw, Neil Fowler, Adrian Lees, Adrian Burden

    Instant Notes Sport and Exercise Biomechanics provides a comprehensive overview of the key concepts in exercise and sport biomechanics. The kinematics of motion are reviewed in detail, outlining the physics of motion. Mechanical characteristics of motion, the mechanisms of injury, and the…

    Paperback – 2006-08-11
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Medical Microbiology

    By William Irving, Tim Boswell, Dlawer Ala'Aldeen

    Instant Notes in Medical Microbiology covers medical microbiology from the molecular biology of infectious agents right through to the clinical management of the infected patient, including disease pathogenesis, diagnosis, and the use of antimicrobial therapy. The first section covers how …

    Paperback – 2005-12-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Mathematics and Statistics for Life Scientists

    By Aulay MacKenzie

    Instant Notes in Mathematics and Statistics for Life Scientists is aimed at undergraduate life science students who need to improve or brush-up their mathematical and statistical skills to a level which will make the quantitative components of most undergraduate biological courses…

    Paperback – 2005-12-08
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Plant Biology

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew Lack, David Evans

    The second edition of Instant Notes in Plant Biology, has been both updated and reorganized and gives an insight into the whole of plant science, integrating structure, function and physiology. A major addition is the section on understanding plants which introduces the major…

    Paperback – 2005-09-08
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    By Dave Shaw, Trish Gorely, Rod Corban

    Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Psychology provides concise coverage of sport and exercise psychology at the undergraduate level, and also covers the crucial basic psychology that underpins the subject. It has four main themes: theoretical approaches and research methods sport psychology at…

    Paperback – 2004-10-28
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Physiology

    By Karen Birch, Keith George, Don McLaren

    Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Physiology looks at the key topics in exercise physiology and examines how each of the physiological systems responds to acute and chronic exercise. As well as reviewing special topics such as nutrition, altitude, temperature, and ergogenic acids, it assesses the…

    Paperback – 2004-09-02
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology

    By Hugh Wagner, Kevin Silber

    Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology provides a succinct overview of the key topics in physiological psychology, providing easy access to the core information in the field. Although physiological psychology is a required component of most degrees, the authors recognise that many students…

    Paperback – 2004-04-29
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Inorganic Chemistry

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Cox

    Instant Notes in Inorganic Chemistry, second edition has been fully updated and new material added on developments in noble-gas chemistry and the synthesis, reactions and characterization of inorganic compounds. New chapters cover the classification of inorganic reaction types concentrating on…

    Paperback – 2003-12-18
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Cognitive Psychology

    By Jackie Andrade, Jon May

    Instant Notes in Cognitive Psychology is a concise summary of the key theoretical and empirical topics in cognitive psychology, providing easy access to the core information in the field.  The book can serve as a core text, supplemented by readings in the original literature, as a…

    Paperback – 2003-12-18
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Animal Biology

    By Richard Jurd

    Instant Notes in Animal Biology, 2/e is a student-friendly compendium of the essentials of animal biology. In four well-organised sections, the book reviews the Animal Kingdom, phylum by phylum; covers key co-ordinating principles; describes aspects of comparative physiology; and reviews…

    Paperback – 2003-11-27
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Organic Chemistry

    2nd Edition

    By Graham Patrick

    Instant Notes in Organic Chemistry, Second 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…

    Paperback – 2003-11-27
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Analytical Chemistry

    By David Kealey, P J Haines

    Instant Notes in Analytical Chemistry provides students with a thorough comprehension of analytical chemistry and its applications. It supports the learning of principles and practice of analytical procedures and also covers the analytical techniques commonly used in laboratories today.…

    Paperback – 2002-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
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  • BIOS Instant Notes in Medicinal Chemistry

    By Graham Patrick

    Instant Notes in Medicinal Chemistry provides concise coverage for undergraduates studying medicinal chemistry as part of a science, pharmacy or medical course. It is a truly multidisciplinary subject involving such subject specialities as organic chemistry, pharmacology, biochemistry, physiology,…

    Paperback – 2001-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Ecology

    2nd Edition

    By Aulay MacKenzie, Andy Ball, Sonia Virdee

    This book is designed to give students rapid and easy access to key ecological material to assist learning and revision. Key topics such as populations and interactions, ecosystems, population genetics, community patterns and many more are structured into manageable sections, each cross-referenced,…

    Paperback – 2001-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Developmental Biology

    By Dr Richard Twyman

    Coverage of the field in Instant Notes in Developmental Biology is current and focuses largely on the principles of embryonic development. It is designed to provide a clear summary of the principles of developmental biology in a compact and easily manageable structure.…

    Paperback – 2000-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Physical Chemistry

    By Gavin Whittaker, Andy Mount, Matthew Heal

    Instant Notes in Physical Chemistry introduces the various aspects of physical chemistry in an order that gives the opportunity for continuous reading from front to back. The background to a range of important techniques is in incorporated to reflect the wide application of the subject matter. This…

    Paperback – 2000-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes

  • BIOS Instant Notes in Psychology

    By I.P. Christensen, Hugh Wagner, Sebastian Halliday

    Instant Notes in Psychology contains the fundamental topics that are essential to the student. Each topic begins with a Key Notes panel containing concise summaries of the key points covered, which are expanded in the main text of the topic. Although each topic stands alone, it is the nature of the…

    Paperback – 2000-06-15
    Taylor & Francis
    Instant Notes