Fundamental Molecular Biology

4.31 avg rating
( 13 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781405103794: Fundamental Molecular Biology
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The author received the 2009 Outstanding Faculty Award, the Commonwealth of Virginia's highest honor for faculty, in January 2009.

More accessible to beginning students in the field than its encyclopedic counterparts, Fundamental Molecular Biology provides a distillation of the essential concepts of molecular biology, and is supported by current examples, experimental evidence, an outstanding art program, multimedia support and a solid pedagogical framework. The text has been praised both for its balanced and solid coverage of traditional topics, and for its broad coverage of RNA structure and function, epigenetics and medical molecular biology.

  • Focuses primarily on eukaryotic examples but includes key comparisons with prokaryotic organisms where it is appropriate
  • Includes all-original artwork providing the clearest possible insight into complex concepts. All artwork is available online and on CD-ROM
  • Supplemented by outstanding student and instructor media resources including a CD-ROM that comes with every book and an interactive website at www.blackwellpublishing.com/allison featuring all artwork, animations of key processes, and useful student comprehension material
  • Pedagogical boxes throughout explain additional concepts and topics in molecular biology:
    -TOOLS BOXES explore key experimental methods and techniques in molecular biology
    -FOCUS BOXES offer more detailed treatment of topics and delve into experimental strategies, historical background and areas for further exploration
    -DISEASE BOXES illustrate key principles of molecular biology by examining diseases that result from gene defects

Visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/allison to access helpful student and instructor resources online.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

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

Book Description:

Lizabeth Allisonrsquo;s Fundamental Molecular Biology has earned applause for its engaging and lucid writing style. More accessible to beginning students in the field than its encyclopaedic counterparts, Allisonrsquo;s text is a distillation of the essential concepts of molecular biology, and is supported by current examples, experimental evidence, and boxes that address related diseases, methods, and techniques. Fundamental Molecular Biology has been praised both for its balanced and solid coverage of traditional topics, and for its broad coverage of RNA structure and function, epigenetics, and medical molecular biology. The book relies primarily on eukaryotic examples, but includes key comparisons with prokaryotic organisms where it is appropriate and instructive. Fundamental Molecular Biology includes all-original artwork, providing the clearest possible insight into complex concepts, and is supplemented by an outstanding interactive website featuring all of the artwork, animations of key processes, and useful student comprehension material.

About the Author:

Lizabeth Allison is Associate Professor of Biology at the College of William and Mary. She won the Alumni Fellowship Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2002 and has won several such awards throughout her teaching career. Her gift for understanding students’ needs and for communication will be evident in this book.

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

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781118059814: Fundamental Molecular Biology

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1118059816 ISBN 13:  9781118059814
Publisher: Wiley, 2011
Hardcover

9780470603468: Fundamental Molecular Biology

John W..., 2009
Hardcover

9780470550748: Fundamental Molecular Biology

Wiley-..., 2011
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lizabeth A. Allison
Published by Wiley-Blackwell (2007)
ISBN 10: 1405103795 ISBN 13: 9781405103794
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley-Blackwell, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1405103795

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Allison, Lizabeth A.
Published by Wiley-Blackwell (2007)
ISBN 10: 1405103795 ISBN 13: 9781405103794
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley-Blackwell, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111405103795

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 51.55
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Allison, Lizabeth A.
Published by Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN 10: 1405103795 ISBN 13: 9781405103794
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley-Blackwell. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1405103795 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0578899

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Lizabeth A. Allison
Published by Wiley-Blackwell (2007)
ISBN 10: 1405103795 ISBN 13: 9781405103794
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley-Blackwell, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX1405103795

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 96.52
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds