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School of Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, U.K.
Edited by Ian A. Hope.
"C. elegans: A Practical Approach" has just been published as part of the Practical Approach Series of Oxford University Press. This book concentrates on protocols for working with C. elegans and is directed at researchers that are new to the C. elegans field. "C. elegans: A Practical Approach" contains the following chapters:
Background on Caenorhabditis elegans Hope
The genome project and sequence homology to other species Blaxter
C. elegans and the Web Thierry-Mieg, Thierry-Mieg, Potdevin, Stein
Maintenance of C. elegans Stiernagle
Reverse Genetics Barstead
Neurobiology Thomas, Lockery
Gene expression patterns Mounsey, Molin, Hope
Molecular biology Johnstone
Biochemistry of C .elegans Mains, McGhee
Conventional Genetics Hodgkin
For more information or ordering you can go to:
UK http://www.oup.co.uk/isbn/0-19-963739-3 £65.00 (Hardback), £29.95 (Paperback)
USA http://www.oup-usa.org/isbn/0199637385.html $120 (Hardback), $55 (Paperback)