Steven Wasserman, Neil Campbell, Michael Cain, Lisa Urry, Peter Minorsky
Biology: A Global Approach, Global Edition 12th edition
Tema (-os)Visos knygos · Biologija. Genetika · Ikiklinikiniai medicinos mokslai · Naujos knygos anglų kalba
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Biology and Its Themes Unit 1 THE ROLE OF CHEMISTRY IN BIOLOGY Atoms and Molecules The Chemistry of Water Carbon: The Basis of Molecular Diversity Biological Macromolecules and Lipids Energy and Life Unit 2 Cell Biology Cell Structure and Function Cell Membranes Cellular Signaling Cell Respiration Photosynthetic Processes Mitosis Unit 3 THE GENETIC BASIS OF LIFE Sexual Life Cycles and Meiosis Mendelian Genetics Linkage and Chromosomes Nucleic Acids and Inheritance Expression of Genes Control of Gene Expression DNA Technology The Evolution of Genomes Unit 4 Evolution How Evolution Works Phylogenetic Reconstruction Microevolution Species and Speciation Macroevolution Unit 5 THE DIVERSITY OF LIFE Introduction to Viruses Prokaryotes The Origin and Evolution of Eukaryotes Nonvascular and Seedless Vascular Plants Seed Plants Introduction to Fungi An Introduction to Animal Diversity Invertebrates Vertebrates Unit 6 PLANTS: STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION Plant Structure and Growth Transport in Vascular Plants Plant Nutrition Reproduction of Flowering Plants Plant Signals and Behavior Unit 7 ANIMALS: STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION The Animal Body Chemical Signals in Animals Animal Digestive Systems Animal Transport Systems Animal Excretory Systems Animal Reproductive Systems Development in Animals Animal Defenses Against Infection Electrical Signals in Animals Neural Regulation in Animals Sensation and Movement in Animals Unit 8 THE ECOLOGY OF LIFE An Overview of Ecology Behavioral Ecology Populations and Life History Traits Biodiversity and Communities Energy Flow and Chemical Cycling in Ecosystems Conservation and Global Ecology Download the detailed table of contents