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Recombinant DNA


  • T. Brown, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, U.K.

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AUDIENCE: Research scientists at postgraduate, postdoctoral level and above, working in molecular biology, recombinant DNA, gene cloning and other life sciences.


Book information

  • Published: July 1998
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-136055-9


"The book is compiled with care and contains text that explains technical terms that then can be used with understanding. This makes it especially useful for young investigators who are new to the field. ...this book qualifies to be the present-day standard reference."
—Amit Gupta, University of Illinois, Chicago, in ASM NEWS (April 1999)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations.Bacteria and Bacteriophages--E. coli strains used in recombinant DNA experiments.Restriction and Methylation--Complete listings of restriction endonucleases.DNA and RNA Modifying Enzymes.Genomes.Cloning Vectors.References.Index.