Advanced Genetic Analysis

R. Scott Hawley, Michelle Walker · ISBN 9781405103367
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Publisher John Wiley & Sons (UK)
Author(s) R. Scott Hawley / Michelle Walker
Subtitle Finding Meaning in a Genome
Edition 1
Published 3rd January 2003
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Finding Meaning in a Genome

Advanced Genetic Analysis brings a state-of-the-art,
exciting new approach to genetic analysis. Focusing on the
underlying principles of modern genetic analysis, this book
provides the 'how' and 'why' of the essential analytical tools
needed. The author's vibrant, accessible style provides an easy
guide to difficult genetic concepts, from mutation and gene
function to gene mapping and chromosome segregation. Throughout, a
balanced range of model organisms and timely examples are used to
illustrate the theoretical basics.

  • Basic principles - Focuses students attention on the 'how' and
    'why' of the essential analytical tools.

  • Vibrant, accessible style provides an easy guide through
    difficult genetic concepts and techniques.

  • Text boxes highlight key questions and timely examples.

  • Boxes of key information in each chapter, chapter summaries and
    extensive references - prompt the student to synthesise and
    reinforce the chapter material.

  • Special reference section addressing a range of model organisms
    to help provide a particularly relevant context for students'
    research interests.

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