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ISBN-13: 978-1848168633 ISBN-10: 1848168632 Edition: 1st

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  • Paperback: 196 pages
  • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing; 1 edition (July 23, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1848168632
  • ISBN-13: 978-1848168633
  • Product Dimensions: 9.6 x 6.5 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #888,783 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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 In Synthetic Biology, expert researchers in the field provide the latest developments in molecular biology techniques used in Synthetic Biology.  Focusing on computational tools that will aid in systematising the design and construction of parts and systems. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology™ series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.

 

Authoritative and practical, Synthetic Biology seeks to aid scientists in the further study of developing new biological components and systems.

--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.

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15 of 15 people found the following review helpful By catfish on September 13, 2012
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I am currently working my way through the kindle version of this book, and am approx. 40% of the way through. It is a good introduction and I'm learning a lot from it. One thing to be aware of; it is quite technical and launches rapidly into both molecular biology and engineering. Be prepared to work at understanding and look things up online if you aren't already familiar with both areas. There's some advanced math - Fourier transforms, for example, though they aren't essential to understand most of what is in the book. If you aren't familiar with biology I recommend reading a text on cellular or smaller-scale biology first.
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By Ashley on February 10, 2014
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Covers many relevant aspects of biology, clear descriptions. Worked well as a teaching tool for both undergraduate and graduate students.
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