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Volume 1 - Cell Biology and Genetics, 13th Edition

Volume 1 - Cell Biology and Genetics, 13th Edition

Cecie Starr

Ralph Taggart - Michigan State University

Christine Evers

ISBN-10: 1111579857  ISBN-13: 9781111579852

304 Pages   Paperbound

Table of Contents

1. Invitation to Biology.
UNIT I: PRINCIPLES OF CELLULAR LIFE.
2. Life's Chemical Basis.
3. Molecules of Life.
4. Cell Structure and Function.
5. Ground Rules of Metabolism.
6. Where It Starts—Photosynthesis.
7. How Cells Release Chemical Energy.
UNIT II: PRINCIPLES OF INHERITANCE.
8. DNA Structure and Function.
9. From DNA to Protein.
10. Controls Over Genes.
11. How Cells Reproduce.
12. Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction.
13. Observing Patterns in Inherited Traits.
14. Chromosomes and Human Inheritance.
15. Studying and Manipulating Genomes.
APPENDICES.
A1. Classification System.
A2. How to Read a Journal Article.
A3. Answers to Self-Quizzes and Genetics Problems.
A4. Units of Measure.
GLOSSARY.