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The Resource Junk DNA : a journey through the dark matter of the genome, Nessa Carey

Junk DNA : a journey through the dark matter of the genome, Nessa Carey

Label
Junk DNA : a journey through the dark matter of the genome
Title
Junk DNA
Title remainder
a journey through the dark matter of the genome
Statement of responsibility
Nessa Carey
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Writing style
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10411368
Cataloging source
NLM
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Carey, Nessa
Dewey number
572.86
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH447
LC item number
.C37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Genome, Human
  • DNA
  • Genomics
  • Genomics
  • Human genome
  • Eukaryotic cells
  • Recombinant DNA
  • Insertion elements, DNA
  • Non-coding RNA
  • Gene therapy
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a journey through the dark matter of the genome
Label
Junk DNA : a journey through the dark matter of the genome, Nessa Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-328) 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
An introduction to genomic dark matter -- Why dark matter matters -- When dark matter turns very dark indeed -- Where did all the genes go? -- Outstaying an invitation -- Everything shrinks when we get old -- Two is the perfect number -- Painting with junk -- Playing the long game -- Adding colour to the dark matter -- Why parents love junk -- Junk with a mission -- Switching it on, turning it up -- No man's land -- Project ENCODE : Big Science comes to junk DNA -- Headless queens, strange cats, and portly mice -- Lost in translation -- Why LEGO is better than Airfix -- Mini can be mighty -- The drugs do work (sometimes) -- Some light in the darkness -- Appendix. Human diseases in which junk DNA has been implicated
Control code
ocn899332106
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 340 pages
Isbn
9780231170840
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014955417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)899332106
Label
Junk DNA : a journey through the dark matter of the genome, Nessa Carey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-328) 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
An introduction to genomic dark matter -- Why dark matter matters -- When dark matter turns very dark indeed -- Where did all the genes go? -- Outstaying an invitation -- Everything shrinks when we get old -- Two is the perfect number -- Painting with junk -- Playing the long game -- Adding colour to the dark matter -- Why parents love junk -- Junk with a mission -- Switching it on, turning it up -- No man's land -- Project ENCODE : Big Science comes to junk DNA -- Headless queens, strange cats, and portly mice -- Lost in translation -- Why LEGO is better than Airfix -- Mini can be mighty -- The drugs do work (sometimes) -- Some light in the darkness -- Appendix. Human diseases in which junk DNA has been implicated
Control code
ocn899332106
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 340 pages
Isbn
9780231170840
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014955417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)899332106

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