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  • Redesigning Life
    Redesigning Life (English, Hardback) John Parrington

    Rapid developments in the manipulation of genomes, including editing genes with 'molecular scissors' and the synthesizing of new lifeforms look set to transform our future, and perhaps that of life on Earth. John Parrington explains the cutting edge science and its implications.

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  • A Crack in Creation
    A Crack in Creation (English, Hardback) Jennifer A Doudna

    A trailblazing biologist grapples with her role in the biggest scientific discovery of our era: a cheap, easy way of rewriting genetic code, with nearly limitless promise and peril.

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  • Biomechanics For Dummies
    Biomechanics For Dummies (English, Paperback) Steve McCaw

    A thorough explanation of the tenets of biomechanics At once a basic and applied science, biomechanics focuses on the mechanical cause-effect relationships that determine the motions of living organisms. Biomechanics for Dummies examines the relationship between biological and mechanical worlds.

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  • Monsanto vs. the World
    Monsanto vs. the World (English, Paperback) Jason Louv

    Monsanto—one of the largest agriculture and biotech companies in the world—creates genetically engineered seeds and food, or GMOs. They've also brought us toxic chemicals like DDT, PCBs and even Agent Orange. But what is Monsanto truly doing to our diet—and why do many consider their business practices deeply abusive? Are GMOs the solution to world hunger, or a shockingly dangerous threat to...

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  • Modern Prometheus
    Modern Prometheus (English, Hardback) Jim Kozubek

    This book tells the dramatic story of Crispr and the potential impact of this gene-editing technology.

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  • Creation
    Creation (Paperback) Adam Rutherford

    Tells a story that uses science to explain what life is and where it first came from, offering answers to the very grandest of questions before arriving at a fresh solution.

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  • Genentech
    Genentech (English, Paperback) Sally Smith Hughes

    In the fall of 1980, Genentech, Inc, a little-known California genetic engineering company, became the overnight darling of Wall Street, raising $38 million in its initial public stock offering. This title provides portraits of the people significant to Genentech's science and business, and focuses on how personality affects the growth of science.

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  • Grow Algae for Profit
    Grow Algae for Profit (English, Paperback) Christopher Kinkaid

    Algae is a miracle of Nature. Rich, in Amino acids, Proteins, Lipids, Carbohydrates, Anti-oxidants, phycobiliproteins, and other valuable products, algae is being tapped as the new feedstock across industries.This Book describes how to build your own Photobioreactor to grow pure algae species (taxa).Algae, are Earths “engine” to fuel the food web. As a “primary producer,” responsible for...

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  • Altered Genes, Twisted Truth
    Altered Genes, Twisted Truth (English, Paperback) Steven M. Druker

    This book uncovers the biggest scientific fraud of our age. It tells the fascinating and frequently astounding story of how the massive enterprise to restructure the genetic core of the world's food supply came into being, how it advanced by consistently violating the protocols of science, and how for more than three decades, hundreds of eminent biologists and esteemed institutions have...

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  • Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
    Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (English, Hardback) John Enderle, Joseph Bronzino

    Offers a comprehensive survey text for biomedical engineering courses. This book helps biomedical engineers to understand the range of topics such as basic mathematical modeling; anatomy and physiology; electrical engineering, signal processing and instrumentation; biomaterials science and tissue engineering; and medical and engineering ethics.

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  • ISO 13485 Starter Guide
    ISO 13485 Starter Guide (English, Paperback) MR Emmet Tobin

    This short concise book provides an introduction to ISO 13485. It introduces the core themes of the standard to those who wish to work in regulated industries such as medical devices, highlighting key areas and practices. It is a perfect introduction for operators, factory workers, engineers and managers wishing to learn the fundamentals. It is also a useful pocket reference book, small enough to...

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  • Life 3.0
    Life 3.0 (English, Hardback) Max Tegmark

    How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human? The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future more than any other technology?and there's nobody better qualified or situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT professor who's helped mainstream research on how to keep AI beneficial. How can we grow our prosperity...

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  • The Case Against Perfection
    The Case Against Perfection (English, Paperback) Michael J. Sandel

    Breakthroughs in genetics present us with a promise and a predicament. Although most people find at least some forms of genetic engineering disquieting, it is not easy to articulate why. This work explores these and other moral quandaries connected with the quest to perfect ourselves and our children.

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  • Ethnobotany of Mexico
    Ethnobotany of Mexico (English, Hardback) Rafael Lira

    This book reviews the history, current state of knowledge, and various research approaches and techniques of studies on the interactions between humans and plants in an important region of agriculture and ongoing plant domestication: Mesoamerica.

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  • Monoclonal Antibodies
    Monoclonal Antibodies (English, Hardback) Steven Shire

    Monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) are currently the major class of protein bio therapeutic being developed by biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Monoclonal Antibodiesdiscusses the challenges and issues revolving around development of a monoclonal antibody produced by recombinant DNA technology into a therapeutic agent.This book covers downstream processing which includes design of processes to...

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  • A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering
    A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering (English, Paperback) Carl Schaschke

    This new dictionary provides a quick and authoritative point of reference for chemical engineering, covering areas such as materials, energy balances, reactions, and separations. It also includes relevant terms from the areas of chemistry, physics, mathematics, and biology.

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  • From Genes to Genomes - Concepts and Applications of DNA Technology 3E
    From Genes to Genomes - Concepts and Applications of DNA Technology 3E (English, Paperback) Jeremy W. Dale, Malcolm Von Schantz

    The latest edition of this highly successful textbook introduces the key techniques and concepts involved in cloning genes and in studying their expression and variation. The new edition features: * Increased coverage of whole-genome sequencing technologies and enhanced treatment of bioinformatics.

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  • NALCO Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition
    NALCO Champion Fuel Field Manual, Third Edition (English, Hardback) Kim B. Peyton

    This fully updated, practical reference features comprehensive, easy-to find solutions for fuel-related problem

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  • Perfume
    Perfume (English, Hardback) Lizzie Ostrom

    Signature scents and now-lost masterpieces; the visionaries who conceived them; the wild and wonderful campaigns that launched them; the women and men who wore them?every perfume has a tale to tell.

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  • Single Cell Protein Production from Lignocellulosic Biomass
    Single Cell Protein Production from Lignocellulosic Biomass (English, Paperback) Dr. Pratima Bajpai

    This book focuses on bioconversion of lignocellulosic residues into single-cell protein, which offers an alternative to conventional proteins (such as soybean meal, egg protein or meat protein in animal feed) that is not affected by the climate. It provides an overview of the general uses of lignocellulosic residues and their bioconversion into single-cell protein using microorganisms, as well as...

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