Molecular Biotechnology: Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA, 4th Edition

Price: $119.95
Catalog No.: P30006
Publisher/Vendor: American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Author: Bernard R. Glick, Jack J. Pasternak, and Cheryl L. Patten
Pages: 1,018
Format: Hardcover Book
 
Molecular Biotechnology, 4th Edition (P30006)

Molecular Biotechnology: Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA, 4th Edition aligns with the latest industrial, agricultural, pharmaceutical, and biomedical applications. Its straightforward, jargon-free writing style and its extensive use of figures help students make sense of complex biological systems and processes. These features not only enable students to grasp core concepts, but also create the foundation needed to support their own research and development work using recombinant DNA technology.

This fourth edition features expanded coverage of innovations in DNA sequencing techniques, therapeutics, vaccines, transgenic plants, and transgenic animals. Moreover, readers will find nearly 240 new figures to help them grasp all the latest concepts and applications.

With its broad range of topics, Molecular Biotechnology is adaptable to different upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses emphasizing particular aspects of modern biotechnology. For example, instructors can easily tailor the content to courses focusing on the fundamentals of biotechnology as well as courses dedicated to medical, agricultural, environmental, or industrial applications.