EXPLODAPEDIA: The Gene: What Makes You, You?

£7.99

Categories: , , ISBN: 9781788452458

Everything you need to know, one book at a time.

There are 40,000 genes in every cell of your body. Together, they carry all the instructions needed to make you. Nobody else has exactly the same genes as you do: you are completely unique.

Based on up-to-the-minute scienceThe Gene explores how these tiny tangles of DNA build and operate all living things. See what genes can reveal about you, and find out how today’s scientists ‘edit’ genes. Will these breakthroughs help or harm our future?

Grow your knowledge of genes, with the EXPLODAPEDIA.

About the author

Dr Ben Martynoga is a neuroscientist and science writer. After more than a decade at the forefront of brain research, he swapped his white coat for a pen. Always working to open up the hard science and find a compelling angle, he publishes books, chapters, blogs, videos and podcasts. His work appears in the GuardianNew Statesmannewspaper, Financial Times and beyond. He lives, works, wanders and wonders in the Lake District.

Author: Ben MartynogaFormat: Paperback
Illustrator: Moose AllainPublisher: David Fickling Books

 

Additional information

Age Range

11-16

Format

Paperback

Publisher

David Fickling Books

Subject

ASE Book of the Year, Secondary, Biology

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