By Reinhard Renneberg,Viola Berkling,Vanya Loroch

Biotechnology for novices, moment Edition, provides the newest details and advancements from the sphere of biotechnology—the utilized technology of utilizing residing organisms and their by-products for advertisement development—which has grown and developed to such an volume during the last few years that expanding numbers of pros paintings in parts which are at once impacted by means of the technological know-how. For the 1st time, this e-book deals a thrilling and colourful evaluate of biotechnology for pros and scholars in a big selection of the lifestyles sciences, together with genetics, immunology, biochemistry, agronomy, and animal technological know-how.

This booklet additionally appeals to the lay reader with out a medical history who's drawn to an unique and informative creation to the foremost elements of biotechnology. Authors Renneberg and Demain speak about the possibilities and hazards of person applied sciences and supply historic info in easy-to-reference packing containers, highlighting key themes. The booklet covers all significant points of the sector, from meals biotechnology to enzymes, genetic engineering, viruses, antibodies, and vaccines, to environmental biotechnology, transgenic animals, analytical biotechnology, and the human genome. This stimulating booklet is the main simple resource for a finished assessment of this advanced field.

  • Provides available content material to the lay reader who doesn't have an intensive medical background
  • Includes all points of biotechnology applications
  • Covers articles from the main revered scientists, together with Alan Guttmacher, Carl Djerassi, Frances S. Ligler, Jared Diamond, Susan Greenfield, and more
  • Contains a precis, annotated references, hyperlinks to beneficial websites, and beautiful evaluate questions on the finish of every chapter
  • Presents greater than six hundred colour figures and over a hundred illustrations
  • Written in an enthusiastic and fascinating kind not like different present theoretical and dry-style biotechnology books

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