Thread of Life by Susan Aldridge
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Thread of Life
By Susan Aldridge

The Thread of Life

The Story of Genes and Genetic Engineering

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Thread of Life by Susan Aldridge

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Susan Aldridge gives an accessible guide to the world of DNA and also explores the applications of genetic engineering in biotechnology. She takes the reader, step by step, through the fascinating study of molecular biology. Aldridge also looks at the wider world of biotechnology and how genetic engineering can be applied to such problems as producing vegetarian cheese or cleaning up the environment. Although easy to read, this book does not avoid the science and provides a stimulating introduction to this enigmatic part of nature.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521625098
ISBN-10: 0521625092
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 16mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 5-Mar-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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