Molecular Life Sciences

2018 Edition
| Editors: Robert D. Wells, Judith S. Bond, Judith Klinman, Bettie Sue Siler Masters


Molecular Life Sciences: An Encyclopedic Reference will focus on understanding biological phenomena at the level of molecules and their interactions that govern life processes. The work will include articles on genes and genomes, protein structure and function, systems biology using genomics and proteomics as the focus, molecular aspects of cell structure and function, unifying concepts and theories from biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics that are essential for understanding the molecular life sciences (including teaching perspectives and assessment tools), and basic aspects of the various experimental approaches that are used in the Molecular Life Sciences.

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert D. Wells
    • 1
  • Judith S. Bond
    • 2
  • Judith Klinman
    • 3
  • Bettie Sue Siler Masters
    • 4
  1. 1.Texas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.Penn State College of MedicineHersheyUSA
  3. 3.University of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA
  4. 4.University of Texas Health Science CenterSan AntonioUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-1529-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-1531-2
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Number Of Entries 356
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