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The Resource How to clone a mammoth : the science of de-extinction, Beth Shapiro

How to clone a mammoth : the science of de-extinction, Beth Shapiro

Label
How to clone a mammoth : the science of de-extinction
Title
How to clone a mammoth
Title remainder
the science of de-extinction
Statement of responsibility
Beth Shapiro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Could extinct species like mammoths and passenger pigeons be brought back to life? The science says yes. In [this book], Beth Shapiro, evolutionary biologist and pioneer in 'ancient DNA' research, walks readers through the astonishing and controversial process of de-extinction. From deciding which species should be restored, to sequencing their genomes, to anticipating how revived populations might be overseen in the wild, Shapiro vividly explores the extraordinary cutting-edge science that is being used--today--to resurrect the past"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shapiro, Beth Alison
Dewey number
591.68
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL88
LC item number
.S49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extinct animals
  • Extinct animals
  • DNA, Fossil
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • SCIENCE / General
Label
How to clone a mammoth : the science of de-extinction, Beth Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reversing extinction -- Select a species -- Find a well-preserved specimen -- Create a clone -- Breed them back -- Reconstruct the genome -- Reconstruct part of the genome -- Now create a clone -- Make more of them -- Set them free -- Should we?
Control code
ocn891123548
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 220 pages
Isbn
9780691157054
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014049574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o891123548
  • (OCoLC)891123548
Label
How to clone a mammoth : the science of de-extinction, Beth Shapiro
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reversing extinction -- Select a species -- Find a well-preserved specimen -- Create a clone -- Breed them back -- Reconstruct the genome -- Reconstruct part of the genome -- Now create a clone -- Make more of them -- Set them free -- Should we?
Control code
ocn891123548
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 220 pages
Isbn
9780691157054
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014049574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o891123548
  • (OCoLC)891123548

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