An Introduction to Recombinant DNA in Medicine, 2nd Edition

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780471939849: An Introduction to Recombinant DNA in Medicine, 2nd Edition
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This updated edition outlines the general principles and medical applications of recombinant DNA technology. Features the latest molecular genetics and biotechnological advances.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

An extensively updated version of Alan Emery?s Introduction toRecombinant DNA, this new edition reflects the major advances inmolecular genetics which have occurred in the last decade.Essentially it is a straightforward outline of the generalprinciples and medical applications of molecular genetics whichdescribes experimental techniques in a jargon-free style.Bibliographies and a glossary are provided, and this edition isextensively revised and illustrated with explanatory diagrams andphotographs. With the emphasis on clinical applications rather thantechnology, and little biochemical knowledge assumed, this book isideal for anyone approaching the subject of molecular genetics forthe first time, whether from a clinical, medical or sciencebackground.

Reviews from First Edition:
?The book is extremely well written and immensely readable. It isclearly a classic that should be read by all practisingclinicians.? Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
?This book, written in a style that is easy to read, is anexcellent first step for clinicians and any other scientistsinterested in molecular biology applied to medicine.? TheLancet

About the Author:

Alan E. H. Emery, Emeritus Professor of Human Genetics, University of Edinburgh, Honorary Fellow, Green Templeton College, Oxford and Honorary Visiting Fellow, Peninsula College of Medicine, Plymouth, UK,Francesco Muntoni, Professor and Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Neurology, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital Foundation Trust, London, UK,Rosaline C. M. Quinlivan, Consultant in Neuromuscular Disorders, Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, and Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, Great Ormond Street Foundation Trust, London UK.

Alan EH Emery is a qualified physician, scientist and educator with wide experience of patient care and human genetics laboratory research. In 1966 he was first to describe a unique form of Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy and to discover a significant biochemical defect linked to the pathogenesis of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. On this he wrote the first detailed scientific monograph in 1987 (Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Oxford University Press; 4th edition, 2014) and in 1989 founded the European Neuromuscular Centre to research related disorders. He has published over 400 scientific papers and written or edited 30 books regarding clinical, biochemical and genetic studies in neuromuscular disorders. For his work over the last 40 years he has received many national and international awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award of the World Federation of Neurology. He is currently a Vice-President of the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign of Great Britain.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 175.95
US$ 78.83

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Alan E. H. Emery; Sue Malcolm
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-0471939846

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 78.83
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Alan E. H. Emery; Sue Malcolm
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STR-0471939846

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 104.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Alan E. H. Emery, Sue Malcolm
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (1995)
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. An extensively updated version of Alan Emerys Introduction to Recombinant DNA, this new edition reflects the major advances in molecular genetics which have occurred in the last decade. Essentially it is a straightforward outline of the general principles and medical applications of molecular genetics which describes experimental techniques in a jargon-free style. Bibliographies and a glossary are provided, and this edition is extensively revised and illustrated with explanatory diagrams and photographs. With the emphasis on clinical applications rather than technology, and little biochemical knowledge assumed, this book is ideal for anyone approaching the subject of molecular genetics for the first time, whether from a clinical, medical or science background. Reviews from First Edition: The book is extremely well written and immensely readable. It is clearly a classic that should be read by all practising clinicians. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine This book, written in a style that is easy to read, is an excellent first step for clinicians and any other scientists interested in molecular biology applied to medicine. The Lancet. Seller Inventory # AAH9780471939849

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 117.35
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Alan E. H. Emery, Sue Malcolm
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (1995)
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. An extensively updated version of Alan Emerys Introduction to Recombinant DNA, this new edition reflects the major advances in molecular genetics which have occurred in the last decade. Essentially it is a straightforward outline of the general principles and medical applications of molecular genetics which describes experimental techniques in a jargon-free style. Bibliographies and a glossary are provided, and this edition is extensively revised and illustrated with explanatory diagrams and photographs. With the emphasis on clinical applications rather than technology, and little biochemical knowledge assumed, this book is ideal for anyone approaching the subject of molecular genetics for the first time, whether from a clinical, medical or science background. Reviews from First Edition: The book is extremely well written and immensely readable. It is clearly a classic that should be read by all practising clinicians. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine This book, written in a style that is easy to read, is an excellent first step for clinicians and any other scientists interested in molecular biology applied to medicine. The Lancet. Seller Inventory # AAH9780471939849

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 118.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Alan E. H. Emery
Published by Wileyand#8211;Blackwell (1995)
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wileyand#8211;Blackwell, 1995. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FW-9780471939849

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 109.89
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.49
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Alan E. H. Emery
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd. Paperback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9780471939849

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 123.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.86
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Emery, Alan E. H./ Malcolm, Sue
Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc (1995)
ISBN 10: 0471939846 ISBN 13: 9780471939849
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1995. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 2nd sub edition. 216 pages. 9.75x7.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __0471939846

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 180.77
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds