Karp’s Cell and Molecular Biology 8th Edition (PDF)

Karp’s Cell and Molecular Biology 8th Edition
Author: Janet Iwasa & Wallace Marshall
Release at: 2016
Pages: 829
Edition: 8th Edition
File Size: 88 MB
File Type: PDF
Language: English

Description of Karp’s Cell and Molecular Biology 8th Edition (PDF)

Karp’s Cell and Molecular Biology 8th edition by Janet Iwasa & Wallace Marshall for cell and molecular biology study available in (PDF) download. During this time, he has maintained a consistent focus on combining rigor with accessibility, so that even students without prior training in cell biology, molecular biology, or biochemistry have been able to learn cell biology for collection of facts and discovery process. The value of this approach is that the lessons learned to extend far beyond the field of cell biology and provide a way for students to learn how science works, how new experiments can overturn previous dogmas, and how new techniques can lead to a groundbreaking discovery. This book makes Cell Biology come alive.

After seven editions, Dr. Karp is ready to move on to other adventures. We are excited to take on the challenge of continuing to teaching cell biology approach by Dr. Karp’s while continuing to put students first. Our goal for this revision was to build upon Karp’s hallmark experimental approach by bringing in our own unique perspectives and harnessing today’s technology. With our new Experimental Walkthrough feature, available in WileyPLUS Learning Space, students can see first-hand how key experimental techniques are performed in the lab. These offer a mix of video, which shows how researchers carry out experiments, and 3D animations that show a molecular-level view of how the experiments work. These Walkthroughs provide a visual explanation and context that helps make these important experimental techniques more concrete.

A solid understanding of quantitative concepts is becoming increasingly important within cell biology but is an area that many students struggle with. To address this issue, we have also added another new video feature, called Quantitative Tutorials, to visually illustrate how to solve specific analytical questions at the end of each chapter. The Quantitative Tutorial provides an accessible, student‐friendly review of basic mathematical concepts used within the context of a biological problem, and will expand the available resources for quantitative and physical concepts within this 8th edition.

Content of Karp’s Cell and Molecular Biology 8th Edition (PDF)

Chapter 1: Introduction to the Study of Cell and Molecular Biology

Chapter 2: The Chemical Basis of Life

Chapter 3: Bioenergetics, Enzymes, and Metabolism

Chapter 4: The Structure and Function of the Plasma Membrane

Chapter 5: Aerobic Respiration and the Mitochondrion

Chapter 6: Photosynthesis and the Chloroplast

Chapter 7: Interactions between Cells and their Environment

Chapter 9: The Cytoskeleton and Cell Motility

Chapter 10: The Nature of the Gene and the Genome

Chapter 11: The Central Dogma: DNA to RNA to Protein

Chapter 12: Control of Gene Expression

Chapter 13: DNA Replication and Repair

Chapter 14: Cell Division

Chapter 15: Cell Signaling and Signal Transduction: Communication between Cells

Chapter 16: Cancer

Chapter 17: The Immune Response

Chapter 18: Techniques in Cell and Molecular Biology


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