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The Resource Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson

Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson

Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life
Title
Biology is technology
Title remainder
the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Carlson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlson, Robert H.
Dewey number
660.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TP248.2
LC item number
.C37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
TP248.2
NAL item number
.C37 2010
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biotechnology
  • Biology
  • Bioethics
Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-266) and index
Contents
What is biology? -- Building with biological parts -- Learning to fly (or yeast, geese, and 747s) -- The second coming of synthetic biology -- A future history of biological engineering -- The pace of change in biological technologies -- The international genetically engineered machines competition -- Reprogramming cells and building genomes -- The promise and peril of biological technologies -- The sources of innovation and the effects of existing and proposed regulations -- Laying the foundations for a bioeconomy -- Of straitjackets and springboards for innovation -- Open-source biology, or open biology? -- What makes a revolution?
Control code
ocn318875567
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9780674035447
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029637
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o318875567
  • (OCoLC)318875567
Label
Biology is technology : the promise, peril, and new business of engineering life, Robert H. Carlson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-266) and index
Contents
What is biology? -- Building with biological parts -- Learning to fly (or yeast, geese, and 747s) -- The second coming of synthetic biology -- A future history of biological engineering -- The pace of change in biological technologies -- The international genetically engineered machines competition -- Reprogramming cells and building genomes -- The promise and peril of biological technologies -- The sources of innovation and the effects of existing and proposed regulations -- Laying the foundations for a bioeconomy -- Of straitjackets and springboards for innovation -- Open-source biology, or open biology? -- What makes a revolution?
Control code
ocn318875567
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9780674035447
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029637
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o318875567
  • (OCoLC)318875567

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