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New and Published Books

  1. The Gene, the Clinic, and the Family

    Diagnosing Dysmorphology, Reviving Medical Dominance

    By Joanna Latimer

    Series: Genetics and Society

    While some theorists argue that medicine is caught in a relentless process of ‘geneticization’ and others offer a thesis of biomedicalization, there is still little research that explores how these effects are accomplished in practice. Joanna Latimer, whose groundbreaking ethnography on acute...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Gene Control

    2nd Edition

    By David Latchman

    The new edition of Gene Control has been updated to include significant advances in the roles of the epigenome and regulatory RNAs in gene regulation. The chapter structure remains the same: the first part consists of pairs of chapters that explain the mechanisms involved and how they regulate gene...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Garland Science

  3. Viking DNA

    The Wirral and West Lancashire Project

    By Stephen E. Harding, Mark Jobling, Turi King

    This book details a genetic survey that has taken place focusing on men from old families from Wirral and West Lancashire. These 'Viking hot spots' in North West England exhibit many archaeological and historical features proving them to have had a clear Viking presence. The book explains—with the...

    Published February 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Gene and Cell Therapy

    Therapeutic Mechanisms and Strategies, Fourth Edition

    Edited by Nancy Smyth Templeton

    The Most Comprehensive, State-of-the-Art Book on Using Gene and Cell Therapy in Clinical Medicine Gene and Cell Therapy: Therapeutic Mechanisms and Strategies, Fourth Edition presents extensive background and basic information, state-of-the-art technologies, important achievements, and lingering...

    Published January 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Introducing Genetics

    From Mendel to Molecules, 2nd Edition

    By Alison Thomas

    The new edition of Introducing Genetics is a clear, concise, and accessible guide to inheritance and variation in individuals and populations. It first establishes the principles of Mendelian inheritance and the nature of chromosomes, before tackling quantitative and population genetics. The final...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Garland Science

  6. Immunobiology of the Shark

    Edited by Sylvia L. Smith, Robert B. Sim, Martin F. Flajnik

    Immunity studies in sharks over the past three decades have produced some remarkable discoveries. If one message rings true, it is that alternative animal model systems, such as sharks and their relatives, have contributed very substantially to a better understanding of the development evolution of...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Genetic Discrimination

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response

    Edited by Gerard Quinn, Aisling de Paor, Peter Blanck

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Protocols for Cytogenetic Mapping of Arthropod Genomes

    Edited by Igor V. Sharakhov

    Arthropods are important to worldwide agriculture, food safety, human health, and energy production. Besides their practical significance, various species represent excellent model systems for biological investigations of evolution, development, physiology, reproduction, and social interaction. For...

    Published October 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Nutrition and Epigenetics

    Edited by Emily Ho, Frederick Domann

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nutrition and Epigenetics presents new information on the action of diet and nutritional determinants in regulating the epigenetic control of gene expression in health and disease. Each chapter gives a unique perspective on a different nutritional or dietary component or group of components, and...

    Published October 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Maize

    Edited by Ramakrishna Wusirika, Martin Bohn, Jinsheng Lai, Chittaranjan Kole

    Series: Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Crop Plants

    Sequencing of the maize genome has opened up new opportunities in maize breeding, genetics and genomics research. This book highlights modern trends in development of hybrids, analysis of genetic diversity, molecular breeding, comparative and functional genomics, epigenomicsand proteomics in maize....

    Published August 4th 2014 by CRC Press