The Resource The art of genes : how organisms make themselves, Enrico Coen, (eBook)

The art of genes : how organisms make themselves, Enrico Coen, (eBook)

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The art of genes : how organisms make themselves
Title
The art of genes
Title remainder
how organisms make themselves
Statement of responsibility
Enrico Coen
Creator
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Coen's book is spiced with historic quotations and examples of plants' and animals' intriguing behaviour contains a wealth of interesting material Coen communicates his immense learning with a hundred appealing tales'Max PerutzHow is a tiny fertilised egg able to turn itself into a human being? How can an acorn transform itself into an oak tree? Over the past twenty years there has been a revolution in biology. For the first time we have begun to understand how organisms make themselves. The Art of Genes gives an account of these new and exciting findings, and of their broader significance for
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unknown
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Coen, Enrico
Dewey number
571.8
Series statement
eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Developmental biology
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Genetics
  • Creative ability
  • Developmental Biology
  • Evolution, Molecular
  • Genetics
  • SCIENCE
  • Electronic books
Label
The art of genes : how organisms make themselves, Enrico Coen, (eBook)
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https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=12399
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Publication
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-372) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1 Painting a picture; 2 Copying and creating; 3 A question of interpretation; 4 A case of mistaken identity; 5 The internal world of colour; 6 Evolution of locks and keys; 7 The hidden skeleton; 8 The expanding canvas; 9 Refining a pattern; 10 Creative reproduction; 11 Scents and sensitivities; 12 Responding to the environment; 13 Elaborating on asymmetry; 14 Beneath the surface; 15 Themes and variations; 16 Shifting forms; 17 The story of colour; 18 The art of Heath Robinson; Sources of quotations; Bibliography; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V
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tsl-ebsco10164
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 386 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476569
Label
The art of genes : how organisms make themselves, Enrico Coen, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=12399
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-372) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1 Painting a picture; 2 Copying and creating; 3 A question of interpretation; 4 A case of mistaken identity; 5 The internal world of colour; 6 Evolution of locks and keys; 7 The hidden skeleton; 8 The expanding canvas; 9 Refining a pattern; 10 Creative reproduction; 11 Scents and sensitivities; 12 Responding to the environment; 13 Elaborating on asymmetry; 14 Beneath the surface; 15 Themes and variations; 16 Shifting forms; 17 The story of colour; 18 The art of Heath Robinson; Sources of quotations; Bibliography; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V
Control code
tsl-ebsco10164
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 386 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476569

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