Calculations for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, 3rd Edition

  • Frank Stephenson
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  • ISBN-10: 0128025980
  • ISBN-13: 9780128025987
  • DDC: 572.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 496 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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The go-to reference for navigating the minefield of mathematical and statistical calculations used every day in biotechnology and molecular biology labs, helping to prevent errors—like choosing the wrong type of equation—that can result in the loss of weeks of work.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes.
2: Solutions, Mixtures, and Media.
3: Cell Growth.
4: Working with Bacteriophage.
5: Nucleic Acid Quantification.
6: Labeling Nucleic Acids with Radioisotopes.
7: Oligonucleotide Synthesis.
8: The Polymerase Chain Reaction.
9: Real-Time PCR.
10: Recombinant DNA.
11: Protein.
12: Centrifugation.
13: Forensics and Paternity.
Appendix A: Using Microsoft Excel's Graphing Utility.