In addition, she has written booklets in the Prentice Hall Exploring Biology series, which are aimed at the undergraduate nonmajor level. Each entry highlights representative experimental approaches, analyzes experimental data, and relates to a concept discussed in the chapter. He has received several awards for research and teaching, including the 2009 Young Investigator Award of the American Society of Andrology, the 2005 Distinguished Teacher Award from Monmouth University, and the 2005 Caring Heart Award from the New Jersey Association for Biomedical Research. One Now Solve This problem per chapter is linked to related end of chapter problems to make it easier for professors to assign similar problems for homework. His research interests center on the molecular organization and physical mapping of the heterochromatic regions of human acrocentric chromosomes.
Spencer, University of Alberta Michael A. Source: Test Bank is a collection of every question and answer your Instructor could possibly use when creating an exam or a quiz for your course. An expanded emphasis on ethical considerations that genetics is bringing into everyday life is addressed in Genetics, Ethics, and Society and Case Study features. This package includes Mastering Genetics. These are available as graded assignments prior to class or as self-study tools for students. Customize your page display and reading experience to create a personal learning experience that best suits you.
At the undergraduate level, he teaches courses in Mendelian and molecular genetics, human genetics, and general biology, and has received numerous awards for teaching excellence given by university faculty, student organizations, and graduating seniors. The Case Studies link the coverage of formal genetic knowledge to everyday societal issues, and they include ethical considerations. And then it will be removed in 72 working hours. He is co-author of the undergraduate textbook Introduction to Biotechnology, Series Editor for the Benjamin Cummings Special Topics in Biology booklet series, and author of the first booklet in the series, Understanding the Human Genome Project. Ship from Multiple Locations, including Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. If you are an owner or run business as publisher of Test Bank for Concepts of Genetics 10th Edition by Klug and would like to be listed on our site, we would love to have you! He has also served on the faculties of Northwestern University and Florida State University. If an incorrect answer is submitted, Mastering Genetics gives instant feedback specific to the error made, helping students overcome misconceptions and strengthen problem-solving skills.
Dissemination or sale of any part of this work including on the World Wide Web will destroy the integrity of the work and is not permitted. Check out the for a complete list of features and what's new in this edition. Essays that used to be known as Genetics, Technology, and Society have been replaced or revised as Genetics, Ethics, and Society. Since we cannot see genes, we must infer just what this unit of heredity is, based on experimental findings. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering Genetics does not come packaged with this content. Palladino is Dean of the School of Science and Professor of Biology at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey. Teach students core genetics concepts and applications Concepts of Genetics emphasizes the fundamental ideas of genetics, while exploring modern techniques and applications of genetic analysis.
Genetics, Ethics, and Society essays provide a synopsis of an ethical issue related to a current finding in genetics that impacts directly on society today. His research interests have involved ultrastructural and molecular genetic studies of development, utilizing oogenesis in Drosophila as a model system. Pages include considerable notes in pen or highlighter, but the text is not obscured. They are accessible on smartphones, tablets, and computers. He teaches undergraduate courses in genetics, molecular and cellular biology, stem cell biology, and developmental neurobiology.
In addition to this text and its companion volumes, he has also written textbooks in human genetics and general biology for nonmajors. These questions appear only in Mastering Genetics and include targeted wrong-answer feedback to help students learn from their mistakes. Add notes to highlighted passages. For all introductory genetics courses Teach students core genetics concepts and applications Concepts of Genetics emphasizes the fundamental ideas of genetics, while exploring modern techniques and applications of genetic analysis. For all introductory genetics courses Teach students core genetics concepts and applications Concepts of Genetics emphasizes the fundamental ideas of genetics, while exploring modern techniques and applications of genetic analysis. Pearson eText is available with Mastering Genetics when packaged with new books, or as an upgrade students can purchase online. Description This supplement is available for download from the Mastering Instructor Resource Area.
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Also, the topics jumped around waaaay too much for it to hold any cohesion. Which, unfortunately, was 90% of the time. This made the textbook harder to read than it should have. For more than 25 years, he was a faculty member in the Department of Biological Sciences and in the Department of Molecular Genetics at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Students can read and answer questions about a short scenario related to one of the chapter topics. Instructors can remove questions from Dynamic Study Modules to better fit their course. Prior to coming to The College of New Jersey, he was on the faculty of Wabash College as an Assistant Professor, where he first taught genetics, as well as general biology and electron microscopy.