Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781498723428: Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

A single source reference covering every aspect of biotechnology, Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition breaks down the basic fundamentals of this discipline, and highlights both conventional and modern approaches unique to the industry. In addition to recent advances and updates relevant to the first edition, the revised work also covers ethics in biotechnology and discusses career possibilities in this growing field.

The book begins with a basic introduction of biotechnology, moves on to more complex topics, and provides relevant examples along the way. Each chapter begins with a brief summary, is illustrated by simple line diagrams, pictures, and tables, and ends with a question session, an assignment, and field trip information. The author also discusses the connection between plant breeding, cheese making, in vitro fertilization, alcohol fermentation, and biotechnology.

Comprised of 15 chapters, this seminal work offers in-depth coverage of topics that include:

  • Genes and Genomics
  • Proteins and Proteomics
  • Recombinant DNA Technology
  • Microbial Biotechnology
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Product Development in Biotechnology
  • Industrial Biotechnology
  • Ethics in Biotechnology
  • Careers in Biotechnology
  • Laboratory Tutorials

Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition provides a complete introduction of biotechnology to students taking biotechnology or life science courses and offers a detailed overview of the fundamentals to anyone in need of comprehensive information on the subject.

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

About the Author:

Firdos Alam Khan is a professor and chairperson of the School of Life Sciences, Manipal University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). He earned his PhD from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, in 1997. He has more than 21 years of research and teaching experience in various domains of biotechnology. His area of expertise includes stem cell technology and neuroscience. He has written numerous articles in various national and international journals in the areas of neuroscience, neuropharmcology, and stem cell biology, and has been an editorial board member of the EC Microbiology and MOJ Immunology scientific journals.

Review:

"Dr. Khan’s Biotechnology Fundamentals serves as a great introduction to the field; presenting the various topics with clear definitions along with real-world examples and applications. In this second edition, Dr. Khan has included an introduction to several new exciting interdisciplinary areas such as biorobotics, biomimetics and epigenetics. These are all relatively new areas in biotechnology that show great promise and are exciting areas to explore."
―Alexandra Gorgevska, Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, Florida, USA

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

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 170.00
US$ 136.95

Convert currency

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Khan, Firdos Alam
Published by Crc Press, UK (2016)
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
STM Book Stores
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crc Press, UK, 2016. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. Book Condition:- Brand New. Secured Packaging. Fast DeliveryBookseller Inventory # STM-9781498723428. book. Seller Inventory # STM-9781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 136.95
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

2.

FIRDOS ALAM KHAN
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
firstbookstore
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # AIND-68359

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 145.76
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

3.

FIRDOS ALAM KHAN
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Romtrade Corp.
(STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery.This item may ship fro the US or other locations in India depending on your location and availability. Seller Inventory # AUSBNEW-68359

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 152.59
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

4.

Khan, Firdos Alam
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2015. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # KB-9781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 157.79
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

5.

Firdos Alam Khan
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST149872342X. Seller Inventory # ST149872342X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 170.34
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

6.

Firdos Alam Khan
Published by Taylor Francis Inc, United States (2016)
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Inc, United States, 2016. Hardback. Condition: New. 2nd New edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. A single source reference covering every aspect of biotechnology, Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition breaks down the basic fundamentals of this discipline, and highlights both conventional and modern approaches unique to the industry. In addition to recent advances and updates relevant to the first edition, the revised work also covers ethics in biotechnology and discusses career possibilities in this growing field. The book begins with a basic introduction of biotechnology, moves on to more complex topics, and provides relevant examples along the way. Each chapter begins with a brief summary, is illustrated by simple line diagrams, pictures, and tables, and ends with a question session, an assignment, and field trip information. The author also discusses the connection between plant breeding, cheese making, in vitro fertilization, alcohol fermentation, and biotechnology. Comprised of 15 chapters, this seminal work offers in-depth coverage of topics that include: Genes and GenomicsProteins and ProteomicsRecombinant DNA TechnologyMicrobial BiotechnologyAgricultural BiotechnologyAnimal BiotechnologyEnvironmental BiotechnologyMedical BiotechnologyNanobiotechnologyProduct Development in BiotechnologyIndustrial BiotechnologyEthics in Biotechnology Careers in BiotechnologyLaboratory Tutorials Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition provides a complete introduction of biotechnology to students taking biotechnology or life science courses and offers a detailed overview of the fundamentals to anyone in need of comprehensive information on the subject. Seller Inventory # AA69781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 170.75
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

7.

Firdos Alam Khan
Published by CRC Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CRC Press, 2016. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FT-9781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 160.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.79
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Firdos Alam Khan
Published by Taylor Francis Inc, United States (2016)
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Inc, United States, 2016. Hardback. Condition: New. 2nd New edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. A single source reference covering every aspect of biotechnology, Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition breaks down the basic fundamentals of this discipline, and highlights both conventional and modern approaches unique to the industry. In addition to recent advances and updates relevant to the first edition, the revised work also covers ethics in biotechnology and discusses career possibilities in this growing field. The book begins with a basic introduction of biotechnology, moves on to more complex topics, and provides relevant examples along the way. Each chapter begins with a brief summary, is illustrated by simple line diagrams, pictures, and tables, and ends with a question session, an assignment, and field trip information. The author also discusses the connection between plant breeding, cheese making, in vitro fertilization, alcohol fermentation, and biotechnology. Comprised of 15 chapters, this seminal work offers in-depth coverage of topics that include: Genes and GenomicsProteins and ProteomicsRecombinant DNA TechnologyMicrobial BiotechnologyAgricultural BiotechnologyAnimal BiotechnologyEnvironmental BiotechnologyMedical BiotechnologyNanobiotechnologyProduct Development in BiotechnologyIndustrial BiotechnologyEthics in Biotechnology Careers in BiotechnologyLaboratory Tutorials Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition provides a complete introduction of biotechnology to students taking biotechnology or life science courses and offers a detailed overview of the fundamentals to anyone in need of comprehensive information on the subject. Seller Inventory # AA69781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 174.19
Convert currency

Add to Basket

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

9.

Firdos Alam Khan (author)
Published by Taylor and Francis 2016-01-14, Boca Raton (2016)
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor and Francis 2016-01-14, Boca Raton, 2016. hardback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 174.92
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.86
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Firdos Alam Khan
Published by Taylor & Francis Inc
ISBN 10: 149872342X ISBN 13: 9781498723428
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor & Francis Inc. Hardback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9781498723428

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 175.37
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.09
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book