This book is in good condition, with minimal wear visible on the outer spine and front and rear covers. There is a slight stain visible on the final (blank) page. Otherwise, there is no damage, staining or creasing visible on any of the pages, and the inner spine and binding are undamaged also. The price is written in pencil on the inside right cover page.
An excellent purchase for medical students, or anyone with an interest in medicine and biology, 'Molecular Biology Of The Gene' consolidates volume one of this mini-series, 'General Principles', and volume two, 'Specialised Aspects'. If offers comprehensive coverage of the general principles governing the structures and functions of both procaryotic and eucraryotic genes, including the molecular biology of yeast and recombinant DNA methodology. It also addresses the specialised aspects of the gene that underlie multi-cellular existence, including detailed discussion of development, immunogenetics, eucaryotic viruses, and cancer.