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The Resource Darwinian detectives : revealing the natural history of genes and genomes, Norman A. Johnson

Darwinian detectives : revealing the natural history of genes and genomes, Norman A. Johnson

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Darwinian detectives : revealing the natural history of genes and genomes
Title
Darwinian detectives
Title remainder
revealing the natural history of genes and genomes
Statement of responsibility
Norman A. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
572.8/38
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH390
LC item number
.J64 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Darwinian detectives : revealing the natural history of genes and genomes, Norman A. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The baby with the baboon heart: why evolution still matters -- Why intelligent design is not science -- Negative selection and the neutral theory of molecular evolution -- Detecting positive selection -- Balancing selection and disease -- Finding our roots: did "Eve" know "Adam"? -- Who were the neanderthals? -- Are we the third chimpanzee? -- What are the genetic differences that made us human? -- Clicks, genes, and languages -- Who let the dogs in? the domestication of animals and plants -- Size matters: toward understanding the natural history of genomes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 220 p.
Isbn
9780195306750
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006023079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368144608
Label
Darwinian detectives : revealing the natural history of genes and genomes, Norman A. Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-211) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The baby with the baboon heart: why evolution still matters -- Why intelligent design is not science -- Negative selection and the neutral theory of molecular evolution -- Detecting positive selection -- Balancing selection and disease -- Finding our roots: did "Eve" know "Adam"? -- Who were the neanderthals? -- Are we the third chimpanzee? -- What are the genetic differences that made us human? -- Clicks, genes, and languages -- Who let the dogs in? the domestication of animals and plants -- Size matters: toward understanding the natural history of genomes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 220 p.
Isbn
9780195306750
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006023079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368144608

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