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Gene machine

Venki Ramakrishnan

Gene machine

the race to decipher the secrets of the ribosome

by Venki Ramakrishnan

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetics,
  • Molecular biologists,
  • History,
  • Ribosomes,
  • Biography,
  • Research

  • About the Edition

    The co-recipient of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry discusses his critical research on the ribosome, a molecular machine that actually forces DNA into action, turning genetic code into functioning proteins that create life.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-271).

    StatementVenki Ramakrishnan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH442 .R26 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 271 pages
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26976416M
    ISBN 100465093361
    ISBN 109780465093366
    LC Control Number2018026736
    OCLC/WorldCa1057893850

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Gene Machine is an insider account of the race for the structure of the ribosome, a fundamental discovery that both advances our knowledge of all life and could lead to the development of better antibiotics against life-threatening diseases.

But this is also a human story of Ramakrishnan's unlikely journey, from his first fumbling experiments /5(). Gene machine is both a memoir reminiscent of "The Double Helix" as well as a well-written review of the journey to resolve the structure of the ribosome.

I learned new details about the ribosome including the fact that the ribosome is really a ribozyme with many RNAs 4/5. The Gene Machine is a well written book that clearly explains the nuances of genetics and introduces readers to the resultant dilemmas many parents in this era /5(26).

Gene Machine is an insider account of the race for the structure of the ribosome, a fundamental discovery that both advances our knowledge of all life and could lead to the development of better antibiotics against life-threatening diseases.

But this is also a human story of Ramakrishnan’s unlikely journey, from his first fumbling experiments Author: Venki Ramakrishnan. Written by co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Venkatraman “Venki” Ramakrishnan, an American and British structural biologist who grew up Author: Grrlscientist.

The Gene Machine is like a guidebook to the future. It will be invaluable for many families." —Bruce Feiler, New York Times bestselling Gene machine book of The Secrets of Happy Families "Bonnie Rochman dives into the turbulent waters of genetic testing and emerges with The Gene Machine, a smart and compassionate account of this ever-advancing science Author: Bonnie Rochman.

Gene Machine is an entertaining view of the scientific forays of a Nobel Prize recipient. He gives detailed explanation of crystals and their role in building understanding of the ribosome. Though technical, the story of the teams, personalities and struggles encountered adds humor and interest to the book.

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KIRKUS REVIEW. When scientific ability and human desire coalesce into a potent tool that can profoundly change life. As more research is conducted on the human genetic code. Propelled by human narratives and meticulously reported, The Gene Machine is both a scientific road map and a meditation on our power to shape the future.

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Gene Machine. Venki Ramakrishnan. About the book. Everyone knows the term DNA: it is the essence of our being – it determines who we are and what we pass on to our progeny.

Mention the ribosome, on the other hand, and you will usually be met with blank faces, even from scientists. And yet without the ribosome, nothing lives. Gene Machine: The Race to Decipher the Secrets of the Ribosome by Venki Ramakrishnan book review.

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Gene Machine will be read and re-read as an important document in the history of science.' - Richard Dawkins ‘An enchanting and invigorating work, Gene Machine casts a many-angled light on the world of science, the nature of discovery, and on one of the deepest mysteries of twentieth-century biology.

Gene Machine will be read and re-read as an important document in the history of science.' -- Richard Dawkins 'An enchanting and invigorating work, Gene Machine casts a many-angled light on the world of science, the nature of discovery, and on 4/5().

A skillful memoir and account of groundbreaking research by the winner of the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Ramakrishnan—the senior scientist at the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge and president of the Royal Society in London—arrived in the United States in and obtained a doctorate in theoretical physics, but then he lost interest and devoted his Author: Venki Ramakrishnan.

Gene Machine is an insider account of the race for the structure of the ribosome, a fundamental discovery that both advances our knowledge of all life and could lead to the development of better antibiotics against life-threatening diseases. But this is also a human story of Ramakrishnan's unlikely journey, from his first fumbling experiments.Murder Machine by Gene Mustain.

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By the late s, the structure of DNA had already been “solved,” and the genetic code already “cracked,” leading many to conclude that there was little left to learn in this arena.