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Publisher: Sinauer Associates
ISBN10: 0878934847 ISBN13: 9780878934843 DDC: 572.8/38 LCC: QH390 Edition: (alk. paper)


Includes bibliographical references (p. [401]-470) and indexes. The origin of eukaryotes -- Genome size and organismal complexity -- The human genome -- Why population size matters -- Three keys to chromosomal integrity -- The nucleotide composition landscape -- Mobile genetic elements -- Genomic expansion by gene duplication -- Genes in pieces -- Transcript production -- Expansion and contraction of organelle genomes -- Sex chromosomes -- Genomfart.


  • LCC: QH390
  • Dewey Decimal: 572.8/38

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xvi, 494 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition Info: (alk. paper)


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