ISBN Number : 978-93-5024-733-4

Student Price : Rs.198

Student Dollar Price : 8$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2016

No. Of Pages : 106

Book Weight :194

About The Book

This text presents a broad and fundamental introduction to the study of Cytogenetics. It explains the basic structural and functional organization of chromosomes with the historical development of the concepts of the gene, Sex linkage, Linkage, Crossing over, Chromosomal aberrations and Cytoplasmic inheritance. Specific plants and animals,. Including mammals, are used wherever appropriate as illustrations. Undergraduate students offering a course in Cytogenetics will find this book invaluable as a basic source. It also fills need of graduate students concerned with plants and animal breeding.


Book Content of Cytogenetics
1. Physical Basic of Inheritance
2. Special Types of Chromosomes
3. Sex Linkage
4. Linkage
5. Crossing Over
6. Chromosomal Aberrations
7. Cytoplasmic Inheritance
8. Culturing and Handling of Drosophila
9. Salivary Gland Chromosomes
10. Genetic Problems

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.

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