The Gene

Written By Siddhartha Mukherjee
The Gene
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 18 October 2021
  • ISBN : 147673352X
  • Pages : 592 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 342 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Gene written by Siddhartha Mukherjee which was release on 18 October 2021, this book published by Simon and Schuster. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Prologue: Families -- "The missing science of heredity" 1865-1935 -- "In the sum of the parts, there are only the parts" 1930-1970 -- "The dreams of geneticists" 1970-2001 -- "The proper study of mankind is man" 1970-2005 -- Through the looking glass 2001-2015 -- Post-genome 2015- ... -- Epilogue: Bheda, Abheda

The Gene

The Gene
  • Author : Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Prologue: Families -- "The missing science of heredity" 1865-1935 -- "In the sum of the parts, there are only the parts" 1930-1970 -- "The dreams of geneticists" 1970-2001 -- "The proper study of mankind is man" 1970-2005 -- Through the looking glass 2001-2015 -- Post-genome 2015- ... -- Epilogue: Bheda, Abheda...

The Gene Keys

The Gene Keys
  • Author : Richard Rudd
  • Publisher : Duncan Baird Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-05-09
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Richard Rudd is an international teacher, writer and award-winning poet. He is the founder of the Gene Keys Synthesis, an integral matrix of all human evolutionary potential. Representing a convergence of many lineages and dimensions, Richard's teachings span the chasm between the mystical heights and practical everyday life. A devoted ...

The Meanings of the Gene

The Meanings of the Gene
  • Author : Celeste Michelle Condit
  • Publisher : Univ of Wisconsin Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 325
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : The Meanings of the Gene is a compelling look at societal hopes and fears about genetics in the course of the twentieth century. The work of scientists and doctors in advancing genetic research and its applications has been accompanied by plenty of discussion in the popular press—from Good Housekeeping ...

Who Owns You

Who Owns You
  • Author : David Koepsell
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-15
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Previous edition has subtitle: the corporate gold-rush to patent your genes....

Biology of the Gene

Biology of the Gene
  • Author : Louis Levine
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1969
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Download or read online Biology of the Gene written by Louis Levine, published by which was released on 1969. Get Biology of the Gene Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Extended Phenotype

The Extended Phenotype
  • Author : Richard Dawkins
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-09-14
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : In The Selfish Gene, Richard Dawkins crystallized the gene's eye view of evolution developed by W.D. Hamilton and others. The book provoked widespread and heated debate. Written in part as a response, The Extended Phenotype gave a deeper clarification of the central concept of the gene as the unit ...

The Gene Therapy Plan

The Gene Therapy Plan
  • Author : Mitchell L. Gaynor
  • Publisher : Penguin Books
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Renowned physician Dr. Gaynor believes we are capable of changing our genetic destiny by changing the habits that affect our good and bad genes. His revolutionary approach focuses on obesity, heart disease, diabetes, cancer and aging to explain what we can do to keep our bodies on their natural path ...

The Cinematic Life of the Gene

The Cinematic Life of the Gene
  • Author : Jackie Stacey
  • Publisher : Duke University Press Books
  • Release Date : 2010-04-02
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : What might the cinema tell us about how and why the prospect of cloning disturbs our most profound ideas about gender, sexuality, difference, and the body? In The Cinematic Life of the Gene, the pioneering feminist film theorist Jackie Stacey argues that as a cultural technology of imitation, cinema is ...

The Gene Bomb

The Gene Bomb
  • Author : David E. Comings
  • Publisher : Hope Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Have you ever wondered by in recent years there seems to be an increase in the number of children and adults with attention deficit disorder, depression, learning disabilities, autism, and anxiety. Dr. Comings proposes a provocative new theory in which the delaying of childbearing in those with longer periods of ...

The Gene Machine

The Gene Machine
  • Author : Bonnie Rochman
  • Publisher : Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2017-02-28
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : A sharp-eyed exploration of the promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventions Is screening for disease in an embryo a humane form of family planning or a slippery slope toward eugenics? Should doctors tell you that your infant daughter is genetically predisposed to ...

The Gene Pool

The Gene Pool
  • Author : E. C. Hiatt
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2012-11-17
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Growing up as the son of a professed Methodist in a town where 90 percent of the population belongs to a cult-like religious community called the Alfeta, young Casey White has had his fill of organized religion and the tight grip it maintains on his small mountain town. In his freshman ...

Lifelines

Lifelines
  • Author : Steven Peter Russell Rose
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : A distinct voice in the nature/nurture debate, Rose's series of essays are a response to the biological reductionism of Richard Dawkins's book, The Selfish Gene (OUP, 1990), which insists that all aspects of human life are in our genes, and everything arises as a consequence of natural selection. Rose argues ...

The Gene Business

The Gene Business
  • Author : Edward Yoxen,Department of Science and Technology Policy Edward Yoxen
  • Publisher : Harpercollins
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Delineates the infrastructure of genetic engineering research and industrial biotechnology and argues that the question raised by biotechnology should be decided by the good of society-at-large rather than by the scientists and corporate managers who stan...

Reconceiving the Gene

Reconceiving the Gene
  • Author : Frederic Lawrence Holmes
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : This book relates how, between 1954 and 1961, the biologist Seymour Benzer mapped the fine structure of the rII region of the genome of the bacterial virus known as phage T4. Benzer’s accomplishments are widely recognized as a tipping point in mid-twentieth-century molecular biology when the nature of the gene was ...

The Gene

The Gene
  • Author : Hans-Jörg Rheinberger,Staffan Müller-Wille
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-24
  • Total pages : 155
  • ISBN : 147673352X
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Summary : Few concepts played a more important role in twentieth-century life sciences than that of the gene. Yet at this moment, the field of genetics is undergoing radical conceptual transformation, and some scientists are questioning the very usefulness of the concept of the gene, arguing instead for more systemic perspectives. The ...