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The Resource The emergence of life : from chemical origins to synthetic biology, Pier Luigi Luisi

The emergence of life : from chemical origins to synthetic biology, Pier Luigi Luisi

Label
The emergence of life : from chemical origins to synthetic biology
Title
The emergence of life
Title remainder
from chemical origins to synthetic biology
Statement of responsibility
Pier Luigi Luisi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uniquely combining biology and philosophy, this book offers a systematic course in the emergence of life from inanimate matter through to cellular life. With review questions included, this book will appeal to graduate students, academics and researchers in the field of the origin of life and other related areas
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Luisi, P. L
Dewey number
576.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH325
LC item number
.L85 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • SCIENCE
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Life
  • Chemische Evolution
  • Entstehung
  • Evolution
  • Leben
  • Oorsprong
  • Aminozuren
  • Biomoleculen
  • Zelforganiserende systemen
  • Celbiologie
  • Replicatie (biochemie)
  • Compartimenten
Label
The emergence of life : from chemical origins to synthetic biology, Pier Luigi Luisi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceptual framework of research on the origin of life on earth -- Approaches to the definitions of life -- Selection in prebiotic chemistry: why this ... and not that? -- The bottle neck: macromolecular sequences -- Self-organization -- The notion of emergence -- Self-replication and self-reproduction -- Autopoiesis: the logic of cellular life -- Compartments -- Reactivity and transformation of vesicles -- Approaches to the minimal cell
Control code
173609999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521821179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)173609999
Label
The emergence of life : from chemical origins to synthetic biology, Pier Luigi Luisi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceptual framework of research on the origin of life on earth -- Approaches to the definitions of life -- Selection in prebiotic chemistry: why this ... and not that? -- The bottle neck: macromolecular sequences -- Self-organization -- The notion of emergence -- Self-replication and self-reproduction -- Autopoiesis: the logic of cellular life -- Compartments -- Reactivity and transformation of vesicles -- Approaches to the minimal cell
Control code
173609999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521821179
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)173609999

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