The Gene: An Intimate History

By Mukherjee, Siddhartha

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9781476733500 9781476733531
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Starred Review on April 1, 2016  |  Science and Technology

The development of the concept of the gene as the primary unit of heredity is comparable in terms of impact and importance to that of the atom and the byte to physics and information science, respectively, argues Mukherjee (medicine, Columbia Univ.; The Emperor of All Maladies). The author traces the history of the gene from Gregor Mendel's 19th-century pea pod experiments to the approval, in the UK, of the ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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