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Author Venter, J. Craig.

Title Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life / J. Craig Venter.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Viking, 2013.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    303.483 VEN    Available
Description 224 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-212) and index.
Contents Dublin, 1943-2012 -- Chemical synthesis as proof -- Dawn of the digital age of biology -- Digitizing life -- Synthetic Phi X 174 -- First synthetic genome -- Converting one species into another -- Synthesis of the M. Mycoides genome -- Inside a synthetic cell -- Life by design -- Biological teleportation -- Life at the speed of light.
Subject Science -- Social aspects.
Biology -- Philosophy.
Artificial life.
Genomics.
ISBN 9780670025404
0670025402

 
    
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