The Dictionary of Cell & Molecular Biology

The Dictionary of Cell & Molecular Biology

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The Dictionary of Cell & Molecular Biology provides straightforward definitions for over 7,000 terms in the exciting and fast moving fields of modern cell and molecular biology. It is aimed at students and professional biologists who encounter new terms in this expanding area.
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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 152 x 232 x 30mm | 798.32g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0124325653
  • 9780124325654
  • 2,116,690

About John M. Lackie

John Lackie has worked both in academia, as Senior Lecturer in Cell Biology at Glasgow University, and in the pharmaceutical industry, as Director of Yamanouchi's UK Institute in Oxford. Subsequently he became Principal at Westlakes Research Institute and now runs a scientific consultancy from his home in Cumbria. John O. Dow is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering. He is a specialist in structural mechanics with extensive industrial experience in automotive engineering, aerospace engineering, and civil engineering applications. Professor Dow is an active consultant in the industry of structural mechanics. His graduate students are employed as structural software engineers, bridge designers, offshore structures designers, and aerospace designers and analysts.
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"It will find a place on the bookshelves of laboratories and libraries for many years to come"
 THE TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENT


"It fills an undoubted gap and is stunningly up to date."
 BIOLOGIST

"All the students seemed to find the dictionary of use, and cries of 'So that's what electroporation/vimentin/Kelnow fragment is!' rang around the students concourse."
 --TRENDS IN BIOCHEMICAL SCIENCES

"A very useful reference book that every cell biologist should seriously consider purchasing and is a must for biology libraries."
 CELL BIOLOGY INTERNATIONAL REPORTS

"The definitions are more comprehensive than one finds in most dictionaries, and should help both students and research workers in other branches of biology."
 GENETICAL RESEARCH
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"It will find a place on the bookshelves of laboratories and libraries for many years to come"
THE TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENT

"It fills an undoubted gap and is stunningly up to date."
BIOLOGIST

"All the students seemed to find the dictionary of use, and cries of 'So that's what electroporation/vimentin/Kelnow fragment is!' rang around the students concourse."
--TRENDS IN BIOCHEMICAL SCIENCES

"A very useful reference book that every cell biologist should seriously consider purchasing and is a must for biology libraries."
CELL BIOLOGY INTERNATIONAL REPORTS

"The definitions are more comprehensive than one finds in most dictionaries, and should help both students and research workers in other branches of biology."
GENETICAL RESEARCH
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