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Molecular and Cell Biology For Dummies

Molecular and Cell Biology For Dummies (Paperback)

By Fester Kratz, Rene

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Examines the evolution of the cell and how specialized cells have led to the rise of everything from amoebas to humans. This book also examines the research trends in this field. Suitable as a molecular or cellular biology course supplement, it helps students review core concepts... read full description below.

ISBN 9780470430668
Barcode 9780470430668
Published 15 May 2009 by John Wiley & Sons Inc
Format Paperback
Series For Dummies
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ISBN-13 9780470430668
ISBN-10 0470430664
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Imprint John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publication Date 15 May 2009
International Publication Date 1 June 2009
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Fester Kratz, Rene
Series For Dummies
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Molecular Biology
Cellular Biology
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 189mm
Height: 232mm
Spine: 22mm
Weight 556g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Biology, Molecular biology, Cytology
NBS Text Life Sciences: General
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 571.6
Catalogue Code 629211

Description of this Book

A complete reference to the field and an indispensable course supplement, Molecular & Cell Biology For Dummies makes this complex topic accessible to everyone, decoding jargon, demystifying theories, and helping students get the most from their coursework. This plain-English guide examines the evolution of the cell and how specialized cells have led to the rise of everything from amoebas to humans. It also examines the current research trends in this exciting field. Invaluable as a molecular or cellular biology course supplement, it helps students review core concepts, prepare for exams, and improve their grades. Rene Fester Kratz, PhD (Everett, WA), is a Biology Instructor at Everett Community College and holds a doctorate in botany from the University of Washington. As a member of the North Cascades and Olympic Science Partnership, she is working to develop science curricula that are in alignment with research on human learning.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Rene Fester Kratz, PhD, teaches cellular biology and microbiology. She is a member of the North Cascades and Olympic Science Partnership, where she helped create inquiry-based science courses for future teachers. Kratz is also the author of Microbiology The Easy Way.

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