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The machinery of life / David S. Goodsell.

Goodsell, David S.
Date
[2009], ©2009
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Publication/Creation

New York, NY : Copernicus Books, [2009], ©2009.

Physical description

x, 167 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm

Contributors

Edition

2nd ed.

Contents

Introduction -- Molecular machines -- The processes of living -- Molecules in cells: Escherichia coli -- A human cell: The advantages of compartments -- The human body: The advantages of specialization -- Life and death -- Viruses -- You and your molecules.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 159) and index.

Languages

  • English


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ISBN

  • 9780387849249
  • 0387849246
  • 9780387849256
  • 0387849254

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