The Resource Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson, (ebook)

Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson, (ebook)

Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life
Title
Biology is technology
Title remainder
the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Carlson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1970-
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Carlson, Robert H.
Dewey number
660.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.2
LC item number
.C37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Biotechnology
  • Biology
  • Bioethics
Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson, (ebook)
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https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3300876
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-266) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is biology? -- Building with biological parts -- Learning to fly (or yeast, geese, and 747s) -- The second coming of synthetic biology -- A future history of biological engineering -- The pace of change in biological technologies -- The international genetically engineered machines competition -- Reprogramming cells and building genomes -- The promise and peril of biological technologies -- The sources of innovation and the effects of existing and proposed regulations -- Laying the foundations for a bioeconomy -- Of straightjackets and springboards for innovation -- Open-source biology, or open biology? -- What makes a revolution?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
279 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3300876
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3300876
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3300876
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10420326
  • (OCoLC)923117835
Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3300876
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-266) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is biology? -- Building with biological parts -- Learning to fly (or yeast, geese, and 747s) -- The second coming of synthetic biology -- A future history of biological engineering -- The pace of change in biological technologies -- The international genetically engineered machines competition -- Reprogramming cells and building genomes -- The promise and peril of biological technologies -- The sources of innovation and the effects of existing and proposed regulations -- Laying the foundations for a bioeconomy -- Of straightjackets and springboards for innovation -- Open-source biology, or open biology? -- What makes a revolution?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
279 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3300876
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3300876
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3300876
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10420326
  • (OCoLC)923117835

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