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The Resource How we live and why we die : the secret lives of cells, Lewis Wolpert

How we live and why we die : the secret lives of cells, Lewis Wolpert

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How we live and why we die : the secret lives of cells
Title
How we live and why we die
Title remainder
the secret lives of cells
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Wolpert
Title variation
Secret lives of cells
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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328922
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wolpert, L.
Dewey number
571.6
Index
index present
LC call number
QH582.4
LC item number
.W65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Cytology
  • Developmental cytology
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the secret lives of cells
Label
How we live and why we die : the secret lives of cells, Lewis Wolpert
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the miraculous cell -- Discovery : how science made plain the facts of life -- How we live : how cells replicate, maintain order, evolve, and die -- How we function : how proteins determine the work of cells -- How genes work : how DNA encodes proteins -- How our cells are replaced : how stem cells self-replicate -- How we become human : how we develop from a single cell -- How we reproduce : how meiosis works -- How we move, think, and feel : how nerve cells communicate -- How we grow and why we age : how cells multiply, enlarge, and decline -- How we survive : how cells defend against bacteria and viruses -- How cancer strikes : how rogue cells form tumours -- How diseases are caused : when cells behave abnormally -- The origins of life : the mystery of the first cell
Control code
755559
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780393072211
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009009718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393072211
  • (OCoLC)316513389
Label
How we live and why we die : the secret lives of cells, Lewis Wolpert
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the miraculous cell -- Discovery : how science made plain the facts of life -- How we live : how cells replicate, maintain order, evolve, and die -- How we function : how proteins determine the work of cells -- How genes work : how DNA encodes proteins -- How our cells are replaced : how stem cells self-replicate -- How we become human : how we develop from a single cell -- How we reproduce : how meiosis works -- How we move, think, and feel : how nerve cells communicate -- How we grow and why we age : how cells multiply, enlarge, and decline -- How we survive : how cells defend against bacteria and viruses -- How cancer strikes : how rogue cells form tumours -- How diseases are caused : when cells behave abnormally -- The origins of life : the mystery of the first cell
Control code
755559
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780393072211
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009009718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393072211
  • (OCoLC)316513389

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