This popular textbook has been revised and updated to provide a comprehensive overview and to reflect the latest developments in this rapidly developing area. Continuing with the broad base style of both current molecular and traditional biotechnology, chapters have been updated to reflect current interest and include new areas such as stem cell technology and important areas in drug discovery such as IP and patents. By presenting information in an easily assimilated form, this book makes an ideal undergraduate text for students of biology and chemistry, as well as to postgraduates.... range of diseases, including cancer, inflammatory diseases and infectious diseases.1a3 The era of antibodies as therapeutics became possible with the ... 9.2 ANTIBODIES AS THERAPEUTICS Antibody therapy began approximately a century ago with the discovery that serum from animals ... Fuse 246 Chapter 9 CCCLXV.
|Title||:||Molecular Biology and Biotechnology|
|Author||:||John M. Walker, Ralph Rapley|
|Publisher||:||Royal Society of Chemistry - 2009-01-01|