The Dictionary of telephone and Molecular Biology, 5th variation, offers definitions for millions of phrases utilized in the examine of phone and molecular biology. The headword count number has been elevated to 12,000 from 10,000 within the Fourth variation. Over 4,000 headwords were rewritten. a few headwords have moment, 3rd, or even 6th definitions, whereas fewer than part are unchanged. a number of the additions have been made to increase the scope in plant mobilephone biology, microbiology, and bioinformatics. a number of entries on the topic of particular pharmaceutical compounds were got rid of, whereas a few commonly used entries (“alpha blockers,” “NSAIDs,” and “tetracycline antibiotics,” for example), and a few which are usually a part of the experimentalist’s toolkit and possibly by no means utilized in the medical institution, were retained. The Appendix contains prefixes for SI devices, the Greek alphabet, invaluable constants, and single-letter codes for amino acids.

  • Thoroughly revised and increased by means of over 20% with over 12,000 entries in mobile and molecular biology
  • Includes elevated insurance of phrases, together with plant molecular biology, microbiology and biotechnology areas
  • Consistently offers the main whole brief definitions of technical terminology for somebody operating in existence sciences today
  • Features large cross-references
  • Provides a number of definitions, notes on observe origins, and different invaluable features

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