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The Resource Life sciences for the non-scientist, Viqar Zaman

Life sciences for the non-scientist, Viqar Zaman

Label
Life sciences for the non-scientist
Title
Life sciences for the non-scientist
Statement of responsibility
Viqar Zaman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As diverse as they are interesting, the issues within the life sciences never fail to impress and stir controversy among the lay public. In a field that too often presents the general reader with challenging and confusing material, this book provides a breath of fresh air: a readable, standalone collection of essays that navigate the complex terrain of cells, cloning, and Mad Cows
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zaman, Viqar
Dewey number
570
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH307.2
LC item number
.Z36 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life sciences
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Life sciences
Label
Life sciences for the non-scientist, Viqar Zaman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the 2nd Edition; Preface to the 1st Edition; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1 In Search of Truth; Chapter 2 From Molecules to Cell; Chapter 3 From Inanimate to Animate; Chapter 4 The Mother of All Cells; Chapter 5 Cells Out of Control; Chapter 6 Extending the Range of Vision; Chapter 7 On Life's Fringes; Chapter 8 A Friend and a Foe; Chapter 9 The Mouldy World; Chapter 10 The Unwanted Guests; Chapter 11 Mad Cows and Toxic Proteins; Chapter 12 Arthropods as Agents of Disease; Chapter 13 The Never Ending Battle; Chapter 14 Bolstering Defenses; Chapter 15 Microbes as Weapons
Control code
70259610
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812562821
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9789812562821
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70259610
Label
Life sciences for the non-scientist, Viqar Zaman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the 2nd Edition; Preface to the 1st Edition; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1 In Search of Truth; Chapter 2 From Molecules to Cell; Chapter 3 From Inanimate to Animate; Chapter 4 The Mother of All Cells; Chapter 5 Cells Out of Control; Chapter 6 Extending the Range of Vision; Chapter 7 On Life's Fringes; Chapter 8 A Friend and a Foe; Chapter 9 The Mouldy World; Chapter 10 The Unwanted Guests; Chapter 11 Mad Cows and Toxic Proteins; Chapter 12 Arthropods as Agents of Disease; Chapter 13 The Never Ending Battle; Chapter 14 Bolstering Defenses; Chapter 15 Microbes as Weapons
Control code
70259610
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812562821
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9789812562821
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70259610

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