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Title Campbell biology : concepts & connections / Jane B. Reece [and others].

Imprint San Francisco, CA. : Benjamin Cummings, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  570 C152 2012    ---  Available
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  570 C152 2012 c.2  ---  Available
Edition Seventh edition.
Description 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
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Note Revised edition of: Biology : concepts & connections / Neil A. Campbell, et al. c2009.
Includes index.
Contents Biology : exploring life -- Unit I: The life of the cell. The chemical basis of life ; The molecules of cells ; A tour of the cell ; The working cell ; How cells harvest chemical energy ; Photosynthesis : using light to make food -- Unit II: Cellular reproduction and genetics. The cellular basis of reproduction and inheritance ; Patterns of inheritance ; Molecular biology of the gene ; How genes are controlled ; DNA technology and genomics -- Unit III: Concepts of evolution. How populations evolve ; The origin of species ; Tracing evolutionary history -- Unit IV: The evolution of biological diversity. Microbial life : prokaryotes and protists ; The evolution of plant and fungal diversity ; The evolution of invertebrate diversity ; The evolution of vertebrate diversity -- Unit V: Animals : form and function. Unifying concepts of animal structure and function ; Nutrition and digestion ; Gas exchange ; Circulation ; The immune system ; Control of body temperature and water balance ; Hormones and the endocrine system ; Reproduction and embryonic development ; Nervous system ; The senses ; How animals move -- Unit VI: Plants : form and function. Plant structure, growth, and reproduction ; Plant nutrition and transport ; Control system in plants -- Unit VII: Ecology. The biosphere : an introduction to earth's diverse environments ; Behavioral adaptations to the environment ; Population ecology ; Communities and ecosystems ; Conservation biology.
Subject Biology.
Biology. (OCoLC)fst00832383
Genre/Form Textbooks. (OCoLC)fst01423863
Added Author Reece, Jane B.
ISBN 0321696816 (hardcover)
9780321696816 (hardcover)

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