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The Resource An introduction to biotechnology : the science, technology and medical applications, by W.T. Godbey, (electronic book)

An introduction to biotechnology : the science, technology and medical applications, by W.T. Godbey, (electronic book)

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An introduction to biotechnology : the science, technology and medical applications
Title
An introduction to biotechnology
Title remainder
the science, technology and medical applications
Statement of responsibility
by W.T. Godbey
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An Introduction to Biotechnology is a biotechnology textbook aimed at undergraduates. It covers the basics of cell biology, biochemistry and molecular biology, and introduces laboratory techniques specific to the technologies addressed in the book; it addresses specific biotechnologies at both the theoretical and application levels
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Godbey, W. T
Dewey number
660.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomedicine
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Biotechnology
Label
An introduction to biotechnology : the science, technology and medical applications, by W.T. Godbey, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; An Introduction to Biotechnology: The science, technology and medical applications; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; About the Author; Chapter 1. Membranes; 1.1 . Membrane Lipids; 1.2 . Cholesterol; 1.3 . Membrane Proteins; Questions; Chapter 2. Proteins; 2.1 . Amino Acids; 2.1.1 . p K a ; 2.2 . Protein Structure; 2.2.1 . Primary Structure; 2.2.2 . Secondary Structure; 2.2.2.1 . Supersecondary Structure; 2.2.3 . Tertiary Structure; 2.2.4 . Quaternary Structure; 2.3 . The Hydrophobic Effect; 2.4 . A Return to Membranes
  • 2.4.1 . Protein Movement Within the Plasma Membrane2.4.2 . Restriction of Protein Movement Within the Plasma Membrane; 2.4.3 . Protein Isolation Often Involves Detergents; Questions; Related Reading; Chapter 3: Cellular Transport; 3.1 . Membrane Transporters; 3.1.1 . The Sodium/Glucose Symporter; 3.1.2 . Transporters That Control pH; 3.1.2.1 . Examples of Passive Transport to Control pH; 3.1.2.2 . Examples of Active Transport to Control pH: The Proton ATPases; 3.1.2.3 . Lysosomes; 3.1.3 . Another Active Transporter: The Sodium/Potassium ATPase
  • 3.1.4 . Transporters can be Coupled: The Sodium-Driven Calcium Exchanger3.1.5 . ABC Transporters; 3.1.6 . Hydrophilic Molecule Transport and Electrochemical Gradients; 3.1.6.1 . The Nernst Equation; 3.2 . Vesicular Transporters: Endocytosis; 3.2.1 . Phagocytosis; 3.2.2 . Pinocytosis; 3.2.3 . Endocytosis via Clathrin-Coated Pits; 3.3 . Receptor Fates; 3.3.1 . Receptor Recycling: The LDL Receptor; 3.3.2 . Receptor and Ligand Recycling: The Transferrin Receptor; 3.3.3 . Neither Receptor nor Ligand are Recycled: The Opioid Receptor; 3.3.4 . Transcytosis
  • 3.4 . Lysosomes Are for Degradation, But Are They Safe?3.4.1 . Identification of Intracellular Vesicles; Questions; Related Reading; Chapter 4. Genes: The Blueprints for Proteins; 4.1 . Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids; 4.1.1 . The Phosphoribose Backbone; 4.1.2 . Nucleotide Bases, Nucleosides, and Nucleotides; 4.1.3 . DNA Is the Genetic Material; 4.1.4 . Genomic DNA Is Double-stranded; 4.1.5 . DNA Replication Is Semiconservative; 4.2 . From Genes to Proteins; 4.2.1 . Introduction to the Genetic Code; 4.2.1.1 . Degeneracy and Wobble; 4.2.1.1.1 . Ribosomes and Translation
  • 4.2.1.1.2 . Back to Wobble4.2.1.2 . Mutations and Their Effect on Translation; 4.2.2 . Genes; 4.2.2.1 . How Many Genes Are in the Human Genome?; 4.2.2.2 . Phenotypes; 4.2.3 . Transcription; 4.2.3.1 . The Start of Transcription: RNA Polymerase Binds to DNA; 4.2.3.1.1 . Prokaryotes; 4.2.3.1.2 . Eukaryotes; 4.2.3.1.2.1 . The Eukaryotic 5 2 mRNA Cap; 4.2.3.1.2.2 . Splicing; 4.2.3.1.2.3 . The Eukaryotic Poly(A) Tail; 4.2.3.2 . Regulation of Transcription; 4.2.3.2.1 . Promoters and Promoter Elements; 4.2.3.2.1.1 . TATA Box; 4.2.3.2.1.2 . CpG Islands; 4.2.3.2.1.3 . GC Box; 4.2.3.2.1.4 . CAAT Box
Control code
SCIDI890939491
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908818485
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An introduction to biotechnology : the science, technology and medical applications, by W.T. Godbey, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; An Introduction to Biotechnology: The science, technology and medical applications; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; About the Author; Chapter 1. Membranes; 1.1 . Membrane Lipids; 1.2 . Cholesterol; 1.3 . Membrane Proteins; Questions; Chapter 2. Proteins; 2.1 . Amino Acids; 2.1.1 . p K a ; 2.2 . Protein Structure; 2.2.1 . Primary Structure; 2.2.2 . Secondary Structure; 2.2.2.1 . Supersecondary Structure; 2.2.3 . Tertiary Structure; 2.2.4 . Quaternary Structure; 2.3 . The Hydrophobic Effect; 2.4 . A Return to Membranes
  • 2.4.1 . Protein Movement Within the Plasma Membrane2.4.2 . Restriction of Protein Movement Within the Plasma Membrane; 2.4.3 . Protein Isolation Often Involves Detergents; Questions; Related Reading; Chapter 3: Cellular Transport; 3.1 . Membrane Transporters; 3.1.1 . The Sodium/Glucose Symporter; 3.1.2 . Transporters That Control pH; 3.1.2.1 . Examples of Passive Transport to Control pH; 3.1.2.2 . Examples of Active Transport to Control pH: The Proton ATPases; 3.1.2.3 . Lysosomes; 3.1.3 . Another Active Transporter: The Sodium/Potassium ATPase
  • 3.1.4 . Transporters can be Coupled: The Sodium-Driven Calcium Exchanger3.1.5 . ABC Transporters; 3.1.6 . Hydrophilic Molecule Transport and Electrochemical Gradients; 3.1.6.1 . The Nernst Equation; 3.2 . Vesicular Transporters: Endocytosis; 3.2.1 . Phagocytosis; 3.2.2 . Pinocytosis; 3.2.3 . Endocytosis via Clathrin-Coated Pits; 3.3 . Receptor Fates; 3.3.1 . Receptor Recycling: The LDL Receptor; 3.3.2 . Receptor and Ligand Recycling: The Transferrin Receptor; 3.3.3 . Neither Receptor nor Ligand are Recycled: The Opioid Receptor; 3.3.4 . Transcytosis
  • 3.4 . Lysosomes Are for Degradation, But Are They Safe?3.4.1 . Identification of Intracellular Vesicles; Questions; Related Reading; Chapter 4. Genes: The Blueprints for Proteins; 4.1 . Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids; 4.1.1 . The Phosphoribose Backbone; 4.1.2 . Nucleotide Bases, Nucleosides, and Nucleotides; 4.1.3 . DNA Is the Genetic Material; 4.1.4 . Genomic DNA Is Double-stranded; 4.1.5 . DNA Replication Is Semiconservative; 4.2 . From Genes to Proteins; 4.2.1 . Introduction to the Genetic Code; 4.2.1.1 . Degeneracy and Wobble; 4.2.1.1.1 . Ribosomes and Translation
  • 4.2.1.1.2 . Back to Wobble4.2.1.2 . Mutations and Their Effect on Translation; 4.2.2 . Genes; 4.2.2.1 . How Many Genes Are in the Human Genome?; 4.2.2.2 . Phenotypes; 4.2.3 . Transcription; 4.2.3.1 . The Start of Transcription: RNA Polymerase Binds to DNA; 4.2.3.1.1 . Prokaryotes; 4.2.3.1.2 . Eukaryotes; 4.2.3.1.2.1 . The Eukaryotic 5 2 mRNA Cap; 4.2.3.1.2.2 . Splicing; 4.2.3.1.2.3 . The Eukaryotic Poly(A) Tail; 4.2.3.2 . Regulation of Transcription; 4.2.3.2.1 . Promoters and Promoter Elements; 4.2.3.2.1.1 . TATA Box; 4.2.3.2.1.2 . CpG Islands; 4.2.3.2.1.3 . GC Box; 4.2.3.2.1.4 . CAAT Box
Control code
SCIDI890939491
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908818485
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color).
Specific material designation
remote

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