- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Science behind Non-Specific Science by Vikash Bhardwaj
You set the price! Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Worldwide, there is an issue of irreproducibility in life science research. In the USA alone $28 billion per year spent on preclinical research is not reproducible. Within this book, I have discussed possible hypothesis behind ‘Non-specific results’ obtained by four techniques (Southern blotting, Northern blotting, Microarray, siRNA technology) which are widely used in molecular biology research.
Research Highlights in 4Bs: Biosensors, Biodiagnostics, Biochips and Biotechnology by Dr. Subhash Bhore
Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
The main purpose of this book is to highlight the research findings, achievements, challenges and perspectives discussed in the 3rd RC4Bs-2016. This book contains full-length articles, talk abstracts of all invited speakers, and abstracts of all technical papers presented in the conference.
Plant Biotechnology by OnlineGatha
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
In vitro propagation and cultivation of plant parts like seed, roots, shoots, leaves and different part of plants in suitable nutrient culture media in aseptic condition referred to as plant tissue culture. Plant tissue and cells in vitro generated to form whole plant due to totipotency nature of each plant cell.
Mind, Machine, and the Empathic Revolution: Manifesto for a New World by Aaron Garrison
Price: Free! Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Like most revolutionaries, I have a dream: of genuine empathy between people -- as to truly see through someone else’s eyes, and discover all it can teach us. Also in the revolutionary spirit, I have a manifesto, presented as the following essay.
Synthetic proteins by KARTHIKA VELUSAMY
You set the price! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
For decades, protein engineering has been utilized to modify natural proteins and enzymes to meet the needs of different industrial applications. It is therefore a powerful tool in synthetic biology through the altering of protein properties to tailor protein “parts” to suit the requirements of any particular synthetic metabolic pathway to express proteins.
One Cure: An Essay Arguing Against the Idea that A Single Cure for Cancer is Impossible by John R. Freeman II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
In this short work of speculative non-fiction, the author attempts to change the way that we view cancer, transforming it from an inevitable killer of all to a conquerable enemy.
Somatic Embryogenesis for Micropropagation of Coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) by I.D. Anton, PhD
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Developmental Biology
Somatic embryogenesis is a fascinating natural phenomenon where the embryo is formed from a single vegetative (somatic) cell instead of gametic fusion. It can occur in vitro and be used for cloning. Coconut cloning (micropropagation) has been explored for 40+ years with little success. This book represents exciting research on the issue, achieving over three times higher efficiency.
Biochemistry Will Kill Us All by Douglas Sczygelski
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Scientists will soon know so much about biochemistry that it will be possible for any fairly smart college student with some fairly cheap equipment to create deadly new viruses. This will make it possible for terrorists to kill billions of people.
Why I Do Not Believe in a World-wide Flood by Dr Michael Jarvis
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology(3.00 from 1 review)
To many millions of people, who have been raised in our scientific generation, an insistence that our earth is a mere 6000 years old is un-acceptable. In addition, when some Christians insist that this is the only possible understanding from biblical accounts, such a viewpoint often results in people concluding that the Bible must be wrong. This conclusion can result in them discarding the rest.
The Intersection of Biotechnology and Health Issues in IP Law: RIPL's Special Issue 2011 by John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This edition of John Marshall RIPL: the 2011 Special Issue, with seven cutting-edge articles from recognized lawyers and scholars of IP law and biotechnology and health sciences. Topics include encouraging biotech innovation by patent, risks & advantages of DIY scientists, plain packaging of tobacco, research funding of small projects, materiality doctrine for inequitable conduct; genetics; more.
The Lowdown on GMOs: According to Science by Fourat Janabi
Price: Free! Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Distrust of GMOs has increased in recent years from initiatives to label, ban, or warn the public. The Lowdown on GMOs features contributions by public scientists, authors, farmers, science writers and journalists answering the hard questions with elegance, ease, and evidence. This is a book for those who want to know what the evidence says and the implications of our actions regarding GMOs.
Monsanto vs. the World: The Monsanto Protection Act, GMOs and Our Genetically Modified Future by Jason Louv
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / agribusiness, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Monsanto is considered by many to be the world's most evil corporation—with plans to dominate the world with GMOs and genetically engineered seeds, which may slowly be poisoning everybody, it's hard to argue. This meticulously researched, short book strips away the myths and reveals the shocking reality—and provides you with the information you need to keep GMOs off of you and your family's plates
Bio-Inspired Innovation and National Security - Biological Warfare, Biomolecular Engineering, DARPA, Abiotic Sensing, Biosensing and Bioelectronics, Bioenergy, Neurobiotics, Human Applications by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Despite the vital importance of the emerging area of biotechnology and its role in defense planning and policymaking, no definitive book has been written on the topic for the defense policymaker, the military student, and the private-sector bioscientist interested in the "emerging opportunities market" of national security.
Tackling Food Insecurity With Genetically Modified Organisms by Sachin Rawat
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The book describes in brief how genetically modified plants are the call of future as the world faces global food crisis as the world population soars to mind-boggling figures