Molecular Biotechnology: Principles & Applications of Recombinant DNA - Second edition

Bernard R. Glick and Jack J. Pasternak
ASM Press
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ISBN 1-55581-136-1
This book is well written, but the level may prove challenging for lower division students. Their inclusion of the discussion of key historic papers from the scientific literature adds an interesting and important component. It has very good sections on fermentation and cell culture, a section on government regulation of the industry, and a section on patents. It does explore the business end of biotechnology some.

Reviewed by: 
Jim DeKloe

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