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Unnatural selection : how we are changing life, gene by gene / Emily Monosson.

by Monosson, Emily.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Washington, D. C. : Island Press, c2015Description: x, 187 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781610914987 .Subject(s): Ecophysiology | Evolution (Biology) | Chemicals -- Physiological effect | Adaptation (Physiology) | Environmental toxicologyDDC classification: 576.542 M751
Contents:
Life-changing chemicals -- Unnatural selection in a natural world. Discovery : antibiotics and the rise of the superbug ; Prevention : searching for a universal vaccine ; Treatment : beyond chemotherapy ; Defiance : rounding up resistance ; Resurgence : bedbugs bite back -- Natural selection in an unnatural world. Release : toxics in the wild ; Evolution : it's humanly possible -- Beyond selection. Epigenetics : epilogue or prologue?
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Winter 2014 Selected Accessions List -- Health

Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-178) and index.

Life-changing chemicals -- Unnatural selection in a natural world. Discovery : antibiotics and the rise of the superbug ; Prevention : searching for a universal vaccine ; Treatment : beyond chemotherapy ; Defiance : rounding up resistance ; Resurgence : bedbugs bite back -- Natural selection in an unnatural world. Release : toxics in the wild ; Evolution : it's humanly possible -- Beyond selection. Epigenetics : epilogue or prologue?

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