Elizabeth Blackburn And The Story Of Telomeres

Author: Catherine Brady
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262261960
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This book gives us a vivid portrait of an exceptional woman and a new understanding of the combination of curiosity, imaginative speculation, and aesthetic delight that powers scientific discovery.


Author: Elizabeth H. Blackburn
Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Pr
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Elizabeth Blackburn, fresh from her graduate work with Fred Sanger in
Cambridge, decided to sequence the ends of the molecules. Fortunately, the
problem turned out to be ... The sequences in the two types of ciliates were
obviously related, but it was not at all clear that they had anything to do with the
telomeres of higher eukaryotes. After all, they had been determined on ... The
remaining chapters of this book pick up the story at about this point. Once the
telomere problem had been ...

New Scientist

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Close offers a concise history of physics, from Aristotle to Higgs, discussing
relativity, quantum mechanics and cosmology. It's a nice read for people with little
background knowledge, but those more familiar with physics will be left wanting
more of nothing. The wrong headlines Elizabeth Blackburn and the Story of
Telomeres by Catherine Brady, MIT Press, $29.95/£19.95, ISBN 9780262026222
Reviewed by Georgino Ferry THE nature of scientific celebrity is such that
Elizabeth ...

Library Journal

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Elizabeth Blackburn and the Story of Telomeres: Deciphering the Ends of DNA.
MIT. Nov. 2007. c.396p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 978-0-262-02622-2. $29.95.
sci Incorporating significant material from interviews with molecular biologist
Elizabeth Blackburn and several others close to her and her work, this biography
examines both personal and professional aspects of Blackburn's life. Following a
woman scientist whose career began in the 1970s, gender issues experienced
by ...

Publishers Weekly

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October 240 pp. $24.95 cloth 978-0-262-19563-8 - 0-262-19563-1 STARING
BACK Chris Marke, o Bill Hogan essays by Bill and Mooso Photographs by
cinema's most enigmatic artists. September 168 pp. 200 photographs $29.95
cloth 978-0-252-13490-3 - 0-262-1 . *LARING BACK ELIZABETH BLACKBURN
TELOMERES Deciphering the Ends of DNA Catherine Brady "An inspiring
account of a real-life ...

Chemical Heritage

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The book also mentions personalities that historians have unduly neglected, and
it features several illuminating essays on the impact of chemical philosophy on
Enlightenment Spain and Portugal. It is an informative work that complements
Debus's other books and that will undoubtedly remain a helpful resource for
those interested in the history of early modem chemistry and medicine - M. D.
Eddy CATHERINE BRADY. Elizabeth Blackburn and the Story of Telomeres:
Deciphering the ...

Curled In The Bed Of Love

Author: Catherine Brady
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820325453
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Eleven stories chronicle the lives of characters who avoid middle class lifestyles while clinging to their youthful idealisms, including Jim and his AIDS-afflicted partner, and a woman who confesses to an affair with her cousin's fiancâe.