Genetics Laboratory Investigations

Genetics Laboratory Investigations

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For lab courses in genetics.

THE definitive genetics lab manual and winner of 1998 Textbook Authors Association McGuffey Award in Life Sciences. Genetics Laboratory Investigations, 12/E is user-friendly for both faculty and students-having been developed by those actively involved in teaching general genetics. The manual stresses classical genetics, but includes some of the recent advances related to molecular and human genetics.
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  • Paperback | 281 pages
  • 205.7 x 287 x 10.2mm | 585.14g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 12th edition
  • 0130193305
  • 9780130193308

Table of contents

1. Drosophila and Maize Experiments in Genetics: Monohybrid Crosses.

2. Drosophila and Maize Experiments in Genetics: Dihybrid Crosses.

3. Principles of Probability.

4. The Chi-Square Test.

5. Cell Reproduction: Mitosis.

6. Meiosis in Animals: Oogenesis and Spermatogenesis.

7. Meiosis in Angiosperms: Microsporogenesis and Megasporogenesis.

8. Polytene Chromosomes from Drosophila Salivary Glands.

9. Sex Chromosomes and Gene Transmission.

10. The Sex Check: A Study of Sex Chromatin in Human Cells.

11. Human Chromosomes.

12. Linkage and Crossing Over.

13. Genetics of Ascospore Color in Sordaria: An Investigation of Linkage and Crossing over Using Tetrad Analysis.

14. Open-Ended Experiments Using Drosophila: Locating a Mutant Gene in Its Chromosome.

15. The Genetic Material: Isolation of DNA.

16. Restriction Endonuclease Digestion and Gel Electrophoresis of DNA.

17. Amplification of DNA Polymorphisms by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and DNA Fingerprinting.

18. Transformation of E. coli.

19. Gene Action: Synthesis of ...-Galactosidase in Escherichia coli.

20. Chromatographic Characterization of Drosophila Melanogaster Mutants.

21. Bacterial Mutagenesis.

22. Gene Recombination in Phage.

23. Polygenic Inheritance: Fingerprint Ridge Count.

24. Population Genetics: The Hardy-Weinberg Principle.

25. Population Genetics: The Effects of Selection and Genetic Drift.

26. Applied Human Genetics.
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