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Published: 31 October 2013

656 Pages | 237 illustrations


ISBN: 9780198081814

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Introduction to Biotechnology

Ashim K. Chakravarty

  • Includes numerous well-labelled illustrations and some exhibits and textboxes that provide additional information. Colour plates are also present
  • Discusses scope and applications of biotechnology in agriculture, biomimetics, biofuels, biosensors, monoclonal anitbodies, stem cell technology, etc.
  • Presents individual chapters on 'Bioethics and Biosafety' and 'Intellectual Property Rights'
  • Provides carefully written chapter summaries and objective questions, such as MCQs, true/false, fill in the blanks and a set of review questions in every chapter
  • Includes biographies of famous biotechnologists at the end of every chapter
  • Provides some lab and a few fun experiments and an exhaustive glossary at the end of the book

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