By Jean-Paul Gaudillière,Hans-Jörg Rheinberger
The e-book indicates that the know-how of genetic mapping is in no way a up to date acquisition of molecular genetics or perhaps genetic engineering. It demonstrates that the advance of mapping applied sciences has followed the increase of contemporary genetics from its very beginnings. In part One, Mendelian genetics is determined in viewpoint from the point of view of the detection and outline of linkage phenomena. part addresses the position of mapping for the experimental operating perform of classical geneticists, their social interactions and for the laboratory 'life worlds'.
With distinctive analyses of the clinical practices of mapping and its representation of the range of mapping practices this ebook is an important contibution to the heritage of genetics. A spouse quantity from an identical editors - From Molecular Genetics to Genomics: The Mapping Cultures of 20th Century Genetics - covers the heritage of molecular genetics and genomics.
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Classical Genetic Research and its Legacy: The Mapping Cultures of Twentieth-Century Genetics (Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine) by Jean-Paul Gaudillière,Hans-Jörg Rheinberger