6 edition of Gene Transfer found in the catalog.
December 1, 2006
by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Theodore Friedmann (Editor), John Rossi (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||750|
Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Gene Transfer by R. Kucherlapati, , Springer edition, paperback Gene Transfer ( edition) | Open Library. Figure 1. Mechanisms of horizontal gene quadrant represents one different method of gene transfer. (A) Conjugation is a process requiring cell to cell contact via cell surface pili or adhesins, through which DNA is transferred from the donor cell to the recipient cell.(B) Transformation is the uptake, integration, and functional expression of naked fragments of extracellular by:
An Introduction to Molecular Medicine and Gene Therapy provides a basis for interpreting new clinical and basic research findings in the areas of cloning, gene transfer, and targeting; the applications of genetic medicine to clinical conditions; ethics and governmental regulations; and the burgeoning fields of genomics, biotechnology, and. Horizontal gene transfer, book review. Heredity , 90, Mc Nicol MJ, Lyon GD, Chen MY, Barrett C and Cobb E. Scottish Crop Research Institute. Contract No RG The Possibility of Agrobacterium as a Vehicle for Gene Escape. MAFF. R&D and Surveillance Report:
Horizontal gene transfer, or the process of swapping genetic material between neighboring “contemporary” bacteria, is another means by which resistance can be of the antibiotic resistance genes are carried on plasmids, transposons or integrons that can act as vectors that transfer these genes to other members of the same bacterial species, as well as to bacteria in another. Gene Therapy Technologies, Applications and Regulations From Laboratory to Clinic Edited by Anthony Meager Division of Immunobiology, The National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, South Mimms, UK The development of gene-based technologies has been rapid over the past decade and has consequently resulted in a surge of interest in human gene therapy, the deliberate transfer of.
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NPR's Scott Simon asks science writer David Quammen about horizontal gene transfer and how it changes how we think about humankind's place. Horizontal gene transfer, also known as lateral gene transfer, is a process in which an organism transfers genetic material to another organism that is not its offspring.
The ability of Bacteria and Archaea to adapt to new environments as a part of bacterial evolution most frequently results from the acquisition of new genes through horizontal. Written by the most prominent gene transfer and genome analytical scientists, this book details experimental evidence for the phenomenon of horizontal gene transfer and discusses further evidence provided by the recent completion of genomic sequences from Archea, Bacteria, and Eucarya members.
Horizontal gene transfer is made possible in large part by the existence of mobile genetic elements, such as plasmids (extrachromosomal genetic material), transposons (“jumping genes”), and bacteria-infecting viruses (bacteriophages).These elements are transferred between organisms through different mechanisms, which in prokaryotes include transformation, conjugation, and transduction.
Horizontal gene transfer is generally defined as the lateral transfer of a gene, or other DNA sequence, from one genome to another. Transfer between contemporary individuals of different species is usually implied. However, a special case involves the horizontal transfer of DNA between chloroplast, or mitochondrial, and nuclear genomes.
This book focuses on technologies used to study horizontal gene transfer (HGT) in prokaryotes. Beginning with a section on the detection and isolation of mobile genetic elements (MGEs), the volume continues with sections concentrating on the analysis of conjugation, transformation, and transduction in HGT as well as a series of methods to analyze the adaptation and evolution of MGEs, with Brand: Springer US.
Horizontal gene transfer (HGT) events encompass processes as varied as the exchange of genetic material between microbes coexisting in the same environment, between symbiotic bacteria and their eukaryotic hosts, and the evolution of organelles by symbiosis, in which whole genomes are acquired.
Horizontal gene transfer (HGT) or lateral gene transfer (LGT) is the movement of genetic material between unicellular and/or multicellular organisms other than by the ("vertical") transmission of DNA from parent to offspring (reproduction).
HGT is an important factor in the evolution of many organisms. Horizontal gene transfer is the primary mechanism for the spread of antibiotic resistance in. Horizontal gene transfer (HGT) events encompass processes as varied as the exchange of genetic material between microbes coexisting in the same environment, between symbiotic bacteria and their eukaryotic hosts, and the evolution of organelles by symbiosis, in which whole genomes are acquired.2/5(1).
The second edition of Horizontal Gene Transfer has been organized to provide a concise and up-to-date coverage of the most important discoveries in this fascinating field. Written by the most prominent gene transfer and genome analytical scientists, this book details experimental evidence for the phenomenon of horizontal gene transfer and discusses further evidence provided by the recent 5/5(2).
Horizontal gene transfer can explain the similarities between the genes found in the three domains of life and indeed there is evidence that horizontal gene transfer occurs with Archaea species. Archaea can be infected by double-stranded DNA viruses, which can account for gene transfers, as well like bacteria, Archaea may conjugate.
The book focuses on the evolutionary impact of horizontal gene transfer processes on pathogenicity, environmental adaptation and biological speciation. Newly acquired genetic material has been considered as a driving force in evolution for prokaryotic genomes for many years, with recent technical developments advancing this field further.
Each volume of Advances in Pharmacology provides a rich collection of reviews on timely topics. Emphasis is placed on the molecular bases of drug action, both applied and experimental. Vol GeneTherapy, features important new research on gene transfers and therapy in the herpes simplex virus, anti-tumor immunity, steroid receptors, cystic fibroses, and Features* It provides an.
Lentivirus-based gene transfer systems do not require cell division and, thus, may allow for efficient gene transfer to human HSCs in the absence of any ex vivo cytokine stimulation. This section and subsequent sections describe the discovery of gene transfer in bacteria and explain several types of gene transfer and their use in bacterial genetics.
First, we shall consider conjugation, which requires cell-to-cell contact. Conjugation was the first extensively studied method of gene transfer.
Hematopoietic stem cells have become ideal targets for gene transfer due to the high potential for longevity and the capacity for self-renovation. One example of this combination of gene therapy and stem cells would be the production of gene transfer vectors for the creation of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS), in order to generate the.
This book focuses on technologies used to study horizontal gene transfer (HGT) in prokaryotes. and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and practical, Horizontal Gene Transfer: Methods and Protocols serves as an ideal guide to the further study of this pervasive, all-important mechanism of genetic originality.
Gene Transfer and the Ethics of First-in-Human Research examines the ethical and policy dimensions of testing interventions in human beings for the first time. The book discusses the difficult ethical challenges that arise from attempting to translate laboratory discoveries into clinical applications.
About this book Introduction Direct gene transfer into plant cells or protoplasts by the use of microinjection, electroporation or biolistic systems, or mediated by Agrobacteria is described in detail for various plant species, including relevant crops and cereals.
Gene transfer. New York: Plenum Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Gene transfer. New York: Plenum Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. The second edition of Horizontal Gene Transfer has been organized to provide a concise and up-to-date coverage of the most important discoveries in this fascinating field.
Written by the most prominent gene transfer and genome analytical scientists, this book details experimental evidence for the ph.phase I trials designed to evaluate safety—have been performed (Ginn et al., ).
Although public fears and anxieties surrounding gene transfer research have not completely abated, positive public perceptions have also developed, particularly with respect to the promise of more effective treatments or even cures or preventive interventions for devastating and debilitating diseases (see.This book focuses on technologies used to study horizontal gene transfer (HGT) in prokaryotes.
Beginning with a section on the detection and isolation of mobile genetic elements (MGEs), the volume continues with sections concentrating on the analysis of conjugation, transformation, and transduction in HGT as well as a series of methods to analyze the adaptation and evolution of MGEs, with.