A Textbook of Genetics
ABOUT THE BOOK:
The science of genetics during almost a century since its origin has made great
advancement giving newer and newer techniques for general amelioration of living
beings in general and humans in particular. Though literature is available
describing in detail these lechniques and their utilities, yet the general
reader is unable to understand them since he is not aware of basic concepts,
principles and terminology.
"A Textbook of Genetics" aims at introducing the basic concepts, principles and techniques in a way that will enable the reader to understand complex as well as latest innovations in genetics. In addition, by describing in a picturesque manner cell structure, chromosomes, DNA, RNA. genes, laws of inheritance, etc., the book makes elucidation on genetics, gene therapy, genetic engineering, genetic profiling, human genome project with cloning, genetic inheritance, mutations, etc., along with use of these concepts in disease control, disease resistance, increase in food production with good quality, genetic alteration for controlling inherited disease and many more areas. Moreover, picture and glossary will facilitate easy understanding.
This unique presentation on basics o applied genetics is of immense use to teachers, students, researchers and general readers.
AUTHOR: Sunil Kumar | ISBN: 9798183760491 | YEAR: 2006 | PAGES: 226 | SIZE: 14.5 x 22.5 x 2 cm. | BINDING: Hard | LANGUAGE: English
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Sunil Kumar has completed his post-graduation(Ag) in Plant Breeding and Genetics from C.S. Azad University of Agricultural & Technology, Kanpur with distinction. He is NET qualified in plant breeding conducted by ASRB, New Delhi. He has worked as a trainee in postgraduate training programme conducted by U.P. seeds and Tarai Development Corporation. He is at present teaching at UGS post-graduate level in SGR (P.G.) College. He has published various research papers in Indian Science Journals. He has many books to his credit.
2. The Basics of Genetics
3. A Closer Look
4. The Nature of the Gene
5. Genetics and Society
6. Gene Technology
D. Name Index
E. Subject Index