Molecular Biology (Calcutta Univ)

ISBN Number : 978-93-5299-360-4

Student Price : Rs.215

Student Dollar Price : 9$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2018

No. Of Pages : 268

About The Book

The present title "Molecular Biology" has been carefully organised and clearly written to attract the interest of students. It is specially developed according to the latest syllabus of Calcutta University and is meant to cater to the needs of undergraduate students. The book explains the essential principles, processes and methodology of molecular biology. It is flourished with numerous illustrations and molecular structures which help the students in retaining the concepts in an effective manner. Efforts have been made to explain the subject matter in a simple, concise and lucid manner. It is hoped that the readers will gain an understanding of the fundamentals and tools of molecular biology.

 

Contents -

UNIT-1. THEORETICAL
1. Nucleic Acid (DNA)
2. Ribonucleic Acid (RNA)
3. Replication of DNA
4. Enzymes of DNA Synthesis
5. Replication of Telomeres
6. Transcription
7. Genetic Code
8. Protein Synthesis
9. Post-transcriptional Modifications
10. Regulation of Transcription in Prokaryotes
11. Epigenetic Modifications
12. DNA Repair Mechanism
13. Polymerase Chain Reaction
14. Blotting
UNIT-2. PRACTICAL
15. Demonstration of Polytene and Lampbrush Chromosomes
16. Isolation and Quantification of Genomic DNA
17. Agrose Gel Electrophoresis
18. Histological Staining

About The Author

Dr. Mohan P. Arora is an experienced researcher and an ardent teacher. After taking his master degree from Vikram University, he joined the Mossfern Laboratory at Barlow Ganj, Mussourie as a scientist in 1970, and a year later, he joined Department of Zoology, M.M.H. (Post Graduate) College, Ghaziabad (U.P.) in 1971. He submitted Ph.D. thesis in 1977 under the UGC Teachers Fellowship. He has 34 years teaching experience. Since 1971, he is engaged in furthering his studies on Reproductive Endocrinology (Cytological approach). At present, he is continuing the same department in the capacity of Reader. He has guided several researchers in Avian as well as Reptilian endocrinology. He is a regular member and fellow of several societies and associations. He attended several international symposia. Apart from the present title, he is an author of several books.

Dr. Himanshu Arora earned his bachelor`s degree from Bangalore University, Bangalore and master`s degree from School of Biotechnology, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore, M.P., India. He obtained Ph.D. from Department of Biomedical Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea. He has awarded scholarships from several prestigious National (Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advance Scientific Research, Department of Biotech etc.) and International (NIIED - National Institute of International Educations, Brain Korea 21) Institutions.

Dr. Himanshu Arora has written various articles and papers published in various national and international journals. He has participated in several national and international symposia. He is an active researcher, regular and member of scientific societies and associations.

Rehana Qureshi -

(M.Sc. Ph.D)

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