Biotechnology fundamentals - 2nd ed.
Call Number: 660.6 KHA
Publication Date: 2016
A single source reference covering every aspect of biotechnology, Biotechnology Fundamentals, Second Edition breaks down the basic fundamentals of this discipline, and highlights both conventional and modern approaches unique to the industry. In addition to recent advances and updates relevant to the first edition, the revised work also covers ethics in biotechnology and discusses career possibilities in this growing field.
Introduction to Biotechnology
Call Number: 660.6 THI
Publication Date: 2013
This text provides the tools, practice, and basic knowledge for success in the biotech workforce. With its coverage of basic cell and molecular biology, fundamental techniques, new advances and hands-on applications, the Third Edition emphasises the future of biotechnology.
The structure of scientific revolutions - 4th ed.
Call Number: 501 KUH
Publication Date: 2012
With "The Structure of Scientific Revolutions", Kuhn challenged long-standing linear notions of scientific progress, arguing that transformative ideas don't arise from the day-to-day, gradual process of experimentation and data accumulation, but that revolutions in science, those breakthrough moments that disrupt accepted thinking and offer unanticipated ideas, occur outside of "normal science," as he called it.
Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world
Call Number: 530.12 FAY
Publication Date: 2010
Absolutely Small investigates the counterintuitive world of the tiniest particles on earth---photons, electrons, atoms, and molecules---that act nothing like objects in our human-sized world and actually upend conventional notions of physics. Absolutely Small opens up this extraordinary field to nonscientists, as it presents complex ideas without the complex equations.
Call Number: 628.5 JAI
Publication Date: 2014
This book discusses role of microbes in making environment cleaner; biodegradation of Xenobiotic compounds; different biosensors and their significance; various physical chemical and Biological methods of solid waste treatment; aerobic and anaerobic methods of the waste water treatment; global environmental problems like Green house effect, acid rain, Ozone depletion and their treatment by biotechnological methods.
Molecular cloning: a laboratory manual - 4th ed.
Call Number: 572.8 GRE
Publication Date: 2012
This edition has been revised to feature current strategies and approaches to the preparation and cloning of nucleic acids, gene transfer, and expression analysis. It includes nucleic-acid based methods selected as the most widely used and valuable in molecular and cellular biology laboratories.
Entrepreneurship for scientists and engineers
Call Number: 620.0068 ALL
This book is a guide to help the reader understand the potential role of entrepreneurship in their career and learn what it takes to bring a new technology from the laboratory to the marketplace. It walks the reader through the process of technology commercialisation discussing how the technical and business skills come together to turn a new technology into a product, process, or service that customers will pay for.
The indispensable guide to good laboratory practice (GLP) - 2nd ed.
Call Number: 542.10685 SLO
This guidebook is designed for those aspiring to work in biotech, pharma, and academic research, where partnerships with industry require ever greater awareness of drug development regulations. Thus, it serves to not only summarize GLP regulations, but explain the interaction of these various components in the development of a GLP compliant study.
Innovation and commercialisation in the biopharmaceutical industry: creating and capturing value
Call Number: 338.476151 RAS
This book addresses the implications for traditional pharmaceutical companies and biopharmaceutical start-ups of the realignment of the industry knowledge-base. It shows that while traditional pharmaceutical companies have adjusted their business models to meet the challenges of biotechnology, biopharmaceutical start-ups have experienced problems.
Portfolio, program, and project management in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries
Call Number: 615.10684 POR
This book illustrates how high-quality program and project management is crucial for drug companies to remain competitive, to deliver good returns to investors, and ultimately to bring novel personalised medicine to patients. It covers topics such as the impact of organisational size on P3M; planning and control; and reducing product safety risk.
Innovation and entrepreneurship - 3rd ed.
Call Number: 658.421 BES
Publication Date: 2015
The text applies key theories and research on innovation and entrepreneurship and then reviews and synthesises those theories and research to apply them in a much broader and contemporary context, including the corporate and public services, emerging technologies and economies, and sustainability and development and creating and capturing value from innovation and entrepreneurship.
New venture creation: entrepreneurship for the 21st century - 10th ed., International ed.
Call Number: 658.11 SPI
Publication Date: 2016
This book is about the process of getting a new venture started, growing the venture, successfully harvesting it, and starting again. The book presents the substantial body of knowledge about the entrepreneurial process in a pragmatic way - through text, case studies, and hands-on exercises - to help readers compress their learning curves, reduce their ultimate risk and pain, and allow them to gain more from their subsequent entrepreneurial experiences.