Schaum's Outline of Genetics, Fifth Edition

Schaum's Outline of Genetics, Fifth Edition

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Topics include: The Physical Basis of Heredity; Patterns of Inheritance; The Biochemical Casis of Heredity; Genetic Interactions; The Genetics of Sex; Linkage and Chromosome Mapping; Cytogenetics; Quantitative Genetics; Population Genetics and Evolution; Genetics of Bacteria; Viruses, Transposable Elements, and Cancer; Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology; and The Molecular Biology of Eukaryotes

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071625043
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 01/29/2010
Series: Schaum's Outline Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 432
File size: 26 MB
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About the Author

Susan L. Elrod has degrees in biological sciences from California State University, Chico (B.S., 1986) and genetics from the University of California, Davis (Ph.D., 1995). Graduate work was followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at Novozymes Biotech, Inc., in Davis, California. Her research is focused on the molecular genetics of yeast and filamentous fungal systems, with a particular interest in industrial and environmental applications. She holds three patents and has published in the area of gene cloning and protein expression in Aspergillus oryzae. She has been an assistant professor in the Biological Sciences Department at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, since 1997, where she teaches introductory microbiology, industrial microbiology and biotechnology, molecular genetics, bioinformatics, and the history of biology.

William D. Stansfield has degrees in Agriculture (B.S., 1952), Education (M.A., 1960), and Genetics (M.S., 1962; Ph.D., 1963; University of California at Davis). His published research is in immunogenetics, twinning, and mouse genetics. From 1957 to 1959 he was an instructor in high school vocational in agriculture. He was a faculty member of the Biological Sciences Department of California Polytechnic State University from 1963 to 1992 and is now Emeritus Professor. He has written university-level textbooks in evolution and serology/immunology, and has coauthored a dictionary of genetics.

Table of Contents


Schaum's Outline of Genetics, 5ed

1. The Physical Basis of Heredity
2. Patterns of Inheritance
3. The Biochemical Casis of Heredity
4. Genetic Interactions
5. The Genetics of Sex
6. Linkage and Chromosome Mapping
7. Cytogenetics
8. Quantitative Genetics
9. Population Genetics and Evolution
10. Genetics of Bacteria
11. Viruses, Transposable Elements, and Cancer
12. Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
13. The Molecular Biology of Eukaryotes

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