Genetics Evolution and Radiation Ebook

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This book is dedicated to the great scientist and outstanding individual Nikolay Wladimirovich Timofeeff-Ressovsky The book brings together a number of brief stories/essays about Timofeeff-Ressovsky including Stories told by himself and scientific chapters addressing his major research areas genetics radiobiology radiation ecology and epidemiology and evolution Timofeeff-Ressovsky contributed to several fields of biology and established new directions of scientific research He often repeated the phrase which would later become famous Science should not be approached with the ferocity of wild animals In keeping with that philosophy the issues discussed here are still open Each scientific part starts with a current review the chapters present leading scientific schools and views The main theme discussed in the genetics part is mutation variability in the context of linear replication transcription translation and conformational template processes and its dependence on phylogenetic group In turn the radiobiology chapters focus on the reorganization of DNA cell and population variability under low-dose irradiation sparking indirect processes and adaptive response The radiation ecology and epidemiology parts present data on the consequences of nuclear plants and related accidents for ecological systems and human beings Here some approaches to estimating radiation risks are also offered Evolution laws are demonstrated in the genomic universe plant-microbe symbiosis stabilizing and destabilizing directional selection The last essay demonstrates the principles of organization operating in local animal populations which are approached as social organisms of complex systemic nature The chapter Radiation-Induced Aging and Genetic Instability of Mesenchymal Stem Cells An Issue for Late Health Effects is available open access under a CC BY 40 licenseGenetics Evolution and Radiation EbookCrossing Borders The Interdisciplinary Legacy of Nikolay W Timofeeff-Ressovsky By Victoria L Korogodina Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783319488370 3319488376 eText ISBN 9783319488387 3319488384 Copyright year 2016 Format PDF Available from 26900 USD SKU 9783319488387

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This book is dedicated to the great scientist and outstanding individual Nikolay Wladimirovich Timofeeff-Ressovsky The book brings together a number of brief stories/essays about Timofeeff-Ressovsky including Stories told by himself and scientific chapters addressing his major research areas genetics radiobiology radiation ecology and epidemiology and evolution Timofeeff-Ressovsky contributed to several fields of biology and established new directions of scientific research He often repeated the phrase which would later become famous Science should not be approached with the ferocity of wild animals In keeping with that philosophy the issues discussed here are still open Each scientific part starts with a current review the chapters present leading scientific schools and views The main theme discussed in the genetics part is mutation variability in the context of linear replication transcription translation and conformational template processes and its dependence on phylogenetic group In turn the radiobiology chapters focus on the reorganization of DNA cell and population variability under low-dose irradiation sparking indirect processes and adaptive response The radiation ecology and epidemiology parts present data on the consequences of nuclear plants and related accidents for ecological systems and human beings Here some approaches to estimating radiation risks are also offered Evolution laws are demonstrated in the genomic universe plant-microbe symbiosis stabilizing and destabilizing directional selection The last essay demonstrates the principles of organization operating in local animal populations which are approached as social organisms of complex systemic nature The chapter Radiation-Induced Aging and Genetic Instability of Mesenchymal Stem Cells An Issue for Late Health Effects is available open access under a CC BY 40 licenseGenetics Evolution and Radiation EbookCrossing Borders The Interdisciplinary Legacy of Nikolay W Timofeeff-Ressovsky By Victoria L Korogodina Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783319488370 3319488376 eText ISBN 9783319488387 3319488384 Copyright year 2016 Format PDF Available from 26900 USD SKU 9783319488387