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The Resource The mysterious world of the human genome, Frank Ryan

The mysterious world of the human genome, Frank Ryan

Label
The mysterious world of the human genome
Title
The mysterious world of the human genome
Statement of responsibility
Frank Ryan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A physician, evolutionary biologist and best-selling author describes the exciting new discoveries in human genome research and explains how understanding how DNA and chemical compounds work together in our bodies can lead to a healthier future. --Publisher's description
Summary
A physician, evolutionary biologist and best-selling author describes the exciting new discoveries in human genome research and explains how understanding how DNA and chemical compounds work together in our bodies can lead to a healthier future
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10471558
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryan, Frank
Dewey number
611/.0181663
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH447
LC item number
.R93 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QU 460
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human genome
  • Human gene mapping
Target audience
adult
Label
The mysterious world of the human genome, Frank Ryan
Instantiates
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the English language by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. under the title The Mysterious world of the human genome à Frank Ryan 2015"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who could have guessed it? -- DNA is confirmed as the code -- The story in the picture -- A couple of misfits -- The secret of life -- The sister molecule -- The logical next step -- First draft of the human genome -- How heredity changes -- The advantage of living together -- The viruses that are part of us -- Genomic level evolution -- The master controllers -- Our history preserved in our DNA -- Our more distant ancestors -- The great wilderness of prehistory -- Our human relatives -- The fate of the Neanderthals -- What makes you unique -- The fifth element
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 341 pages
Isbn
9781633881525
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015037539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 911594247
  • (OCoLC)911594247
Label
The mysterious world of the human genome, Frank Ryan
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the English language by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. under the title The Mysterious world of the human genome à Frank Ryan 2015"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who could have guessed it? -- DNA is confirmed as the code -- The story in the picture -- A couple of misfits -- The secret of life -- The sister molecule -- The logical next step -- First draft of the human genome -- How heredity changes -- The advantage of living together -- The viruses that are part of us -- Genomic level evolution -- The master controllers -- Our history preserved in our DNA -- Our more distant ancestors -- The great wilderness of prehistory -- Our human relatives -- The fate of the Neanderthals -- What makes you unique -- The fifth element
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 341 pages
Isbn
9781633881525
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015037539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 911594247
  • (OCoLC)911594247

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