Molecular Biology of the Cell

Alexander Johnson, Bruce Alberts, Julian Lewis

5th Edition

Biological research is in an explosive phase, driven by a new awareness of the basic unity of all life forms. Today, the key to a problem about neurons, plant cells, or cancer may lie in research on yeasts, frogs, or flies. More than ever before, molecular genetics is showing us how to recognize and exploit such connections and is forcing us to reflect on the ancient origi