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Biotechnology for beginners / Reinhard Renneberg, Viola Berkling, Vanya Loroch, Darja Süssbier (illustrations) ; edited by Arnold L. Demain ; foreword by Tom A. Rapoport ; translated from German by Renate FitzRoy.

Renneberg, Reinhard, 1951- (Author). Berkling, Viola. (Added Author). Loroch, Vanya. (Added Author). Demain, A. L. (Arnold L.), 1927- (Added Author).
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Location: Fennell STACKS TP248.2 .R46 2017
Barcode: 30731101224404
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9780128012246
  • ISBN: 0128012242
  • Physical Description: xxviii, 425 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: Amsterdam : Elsevier/Academic Press, ©2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of: Biotechnologie für Einsteiger / by Reinhard Renneberg and Viola Berkling. c2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beer, bread, and cheese : the tasty side of biotechnology -- Enzymes : molecular supercatalysts for use at home and in industry -- The wonders of gene technology -- White biotechnology: cells as synthetic factories -- Viruses, antibodies, and vaccines -- Environmental biotechnology : from one-way streets to traffic circles -- Green biotechnology -- Embryos, clones, and transgenic animals -- Myocardial infraction, cancer, and stem cells: biotechnology as a life saver -- Analytic biotechnology and the human genome.
Subject: Biotechnology.