Near fine condition.Scientific American Books,1986.Revised printing with expanded index.Large format paperback(small nicks and two creases on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour,b/w drawings,diagrams,stats.Nice and clean pages with a small ink mark,nick and light shelf wear on the outer edges,very small mark inside the front cover,small nicks on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book with light shelf wear.1222pp including references and index.This is very heavy book(approx. 2.7kg). This is another paragraph Product Description: Provides key-facts and concepts in the field of molecular cell biology. The book is divided into four parts, the first part introduces the basic biochemical and molecular concepts and describes the experimental techniques used throughout modern biology. The second focuses on the central activities of the gene: gene expression, gene regulation, and replication. The third offers current and comprehensive coverage of cell structure and biochemical action. The final part explores the frontiers of research in cancer biology, immunology and cell evolution. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.