How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature And OurselvesBook - 2012
A heady overview of the emerging discipline of synthetic biology and the wonders it can produce, from new drugs and vaccines to biofuels and resurrected woolly mammoths. In this authoritative, sometimes awe-inspiring book, geneticist Church and veteran science writer Regis team up to explore how scientists are now altering the nature of living organisms by modifying their genomes, or genetic makeup.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2012.
Characteristics: ix, 284 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.