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Cell Signalling

Fourth Edition

£41.99

John T. Hancock

9780199658480
Paperback
December 2016

The most straightforward introduction to the principles of cell signalling that explores the experimental side of the subject and helps students to critically engage with the primary research literature.

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The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene

£10.99

Richard Dawkins

9780198788911
Paperback
September 2016

The 'extended phenotype' is Dawkins' key contribution to the gene's eye view of evolution given in The Selfish Gene. He shows that the influence of genes can extend far beyond the bodies in which they reside, manipulating the environment and the behaviour of other individuals. A worldwide bestseller and a classic work of scientific exposition.

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One Plus One Equals One: Symbiosis and the evolution of complex life

£9.99

John Archibald

9780198758129
Paperback
September 2016

John Archibald chronicles the revolutionary insights provided by modern molecular biology, especially rapid DNA sequencing. These tools demonstrate the unity of all life, and show that complex life originated in ancient mergers between microbes.

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Molecular Biology: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Aysha Divan, Janice Royds

9780198723882
Paperback
August 2016

Very Short Introductions

Molecular Biology lies at the heart of all life sciences. This Very Short Introduction provides an account of the development of this important modern field, and considers its modern day applications such as the development of new drugs, genetically modified crops, and forensic science.

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Molecular Biology of Cancer: Mechanisms, Targets, and Therapeutics

Fourth Edition

£42.99

Lauren Pecorino

9780198717348
Paperback
June 2016

Molecular Biology of Cancer: Mechanisms, Targets, and Therapeutics offers the most engaging and accessible account of cancer biology that makes the link between our understanding of cancer and the development of new therapeutics crystal clear.

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What is Life?: How Chemistry Becomes Biology

£9.99

Addy Pross

9780198784791
Paperback
April 2016

Seventy years ago, Erwin Schrödinger posed a profound question: 'What is life, and how did it emerge from non-life?' Scientists have puzzled over it ever since. Addy Pross uses insights from the new field of systems chemistry to show how chemistry can become biology, and that Darwinian evolution is the expression of a deeper physical principle.

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Cell Structure & Function

£39.99

Guy Orchard, Brian Nation

9780199652471
Paperback
September 2014

Fundamentals of Biomedical Science

Places the theory of cell structure and function in the context of biomedical science practice.

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Stem Cells: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Jonathan Slack

9780199603381
Paperback
February 2012

Very Short Introductions

There is much public interest in stem cells, but also much confusion and misinformation. In this Very Short Introduction, developmental biologist Jonathan Slack explains the biology behind stem cells; what they are, what scientists do with them, what stem cell therapies are available today, and what can be expected to happen in the future.

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Biophysical Techniques

£45.99

Iain Campbell

9780199642144
Paperback
February 2012

Biophysical Techniques explains in a readily-accessible way the basics of the various biophysical methods available so students can understand the principles behind the different methods used, and begin to appreciate which tools can be used to probe different biological questions, and the pros and cons of each.

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The Cell: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Terence Allen, Graham Cowling

9780199578757
Paperback
September 2011

Very Short Introductions

In this Very Short Introduction, Terence Allen and Graham Cowling describe the nature of cells - their basic structure, their varying forms, their division, their differentiation, their signalling, and programmed death. Cells are the basic constituent of life, and understanding cells and how they work is central to all biology and medicine.

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