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Lock and Key of Medicine Monoclonal Antibodies and the Transformation of Healthcare
ISBN: HB: 9780300167733, Yale University Press, August 2015
352 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 37 black&white illus.
This book is the first to tell the extraordinary yet unheralded history of monoclonal antibodies, or Mabs. Though unfamiliar to most nonscientists, these microscopic protein molecules are everywhere, quietly shaping our lives and healthcare. They hav...
Life's Blueprint The Science and Art of Embryo Creation
ISBN: HB: 9780300196634, Yale University Press, October 2014
192 pp., 22.9x17.8 cm, 71 colour illus.
In the span of just three decades, scientific understanding of the formation of embryos has undergone a major revolution. The implications of these new research findings have an immediate bearing on human health and future therapies, yet most nonscie...
Wetware A Computer in Every Living Cell
ISBN: PB: 9780300167849, Yale University Press, March 2011
280 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 23 black&white illus.
How does a single-cell creature, such as an amoeba, lead such a sophisticated life? How does it hunt living prey, respond to lights, sounds, and smells, and display complex sequences of movements without the benefit of a nervous system? This book off...
Woman Who Walked into the Sea Huntington's and the Making of a Genetic Disease
ISBN: PB: 9780300158618, Yale University Press, January 2010
288 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
This title presents a groundbreaking medical and social history of a devastating hereditary neurological disorder once demonized as "the witchcraft disease". When Phebe Hedges, a woman in East Hampton, New York, walked into the sea in 1806, she made...