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The Resource Life's greatest secret : the race to crack the genetic code, Matthew Cobb

Life's greatest secret : the race to crack the genetic code, Matthew Cobb

Label
Life's greatest secret : the race to crack the genetic code
Title
Life's greatest secret
Title remainder
the race to crack the genetic code
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Cobb
Title variation
Lifes greatest secret
Title variation remainder
the race to crack the genetic code
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the story behind the discovery and cracking of the genetic code as it played out across the globe, following the diverse and eccentric characters who contributed to its discovery
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10446532
Cataloging source
JAI
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Cobb, Matthew
Dewey number
572.8/633
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic code
  • DNA
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the race to crack the genetic code
Label
Life's greatest secret : the race to crack the genetic code, Matthew Cobb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2015 by Profile Books Ltd"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [323]-404) 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
Genes before DNA -- Information is everywhere -- The transformation of genes -- A slow revolution -- The age of control -- The double helix -- Genetic information -- The central dogma -- Enzyme cybernetics -- Enter the outsides -- The race -- Update -- Surprises and sequences -- The central dogma revisited -- Brave new world -- Origins and meanings
Control code
ocn911940015
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465062676
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911940015
Label
Life's greatest secret : the race to crack the genetic code, Matthew Cobb
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2015 by Profile Books Ltd"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [323]-404) 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
Genes before DNA -- Information is everywhere -- The transformation of genes -- A slow revolution -- The age of control -- The double helix -- Genetic information -- The central dogma -- Enzyme cybernetics -- Enter the outsides -- The race -- Update -- Surprises and sequences -- The central dogma revisited -- Brave new world -- Origins and meanings
Control code
ocn911940015
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465062676
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911940015

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