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King, Robert C.

Overview
Works: 65 works in 460 publications in 7 languages and 11,074 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: QH427, 576.503
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Most widely held works by Robert C King
A dictionary of genetics by Robert C King( Book )

161 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 5,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Genetics, the most rapidly advancing of the life sciences, has stimulated more diverse disciplines in the natural and social sciences than any other field. The fact that it has encouraged scientists of varied backgrounds -- anthropologists, chemists, computer specialists, engineers, mathematicians, paleontologists, physicians, and physicists -- to contribute to its development is one reason for its prodigious growth. Such growth is accompanied by a proliferation in terminology, which creates a problem both to beginning students and scientists from other disciplines who read papers by geneticists. Various terms, especially in molecular and cell biology, are newly coined and thus not found in any collegiate or biology dictionaries; in some cases, the terms are unknown to students with little or no background in taxonomy." "This much-needed fifth edition of the Dictionary of Genetics has been organized to provide a quick understanding to students and non-geneticists. It includes over 6,500 definitions of terms and species names relevant to the study of genetics. Also featured are a chronology that spans 400 years of genetic study and an extensive bibliography. The entries are for both strictly genetic terms and also nongenetic terms that are often encountered in the literature. Thus the book is helpful not only to beginning geneticists, but to anyone involved in life sciences. Book jacket."--Jacket
Genetics by Robert C King( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods for studying cells and their component parts 3; Cell structure; The duplication and distribution of genetic material; Some favorite organisms of geneticists; The reassortment of genes during gametogenesis and fertilization; Modification of classical genetic ratios; Quantitative inheritance; Linked genes and linkage groups; Crossing over and genetic mapping; Chromosomal aberrations; Variation in the number of chromosomes; Sex determination; Mutation; The involvement of genes in the biochemistry of the organism; Mechanisms of gene action; The interaction of nuclear and cytoplasmic units of heredity; Developmental genetics; Genetics and the evolution of populations of organisms; Answers to study questions
Handbook of genetics by Robert C King( Book )

90 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1: Bacteria, bateriophages, and fungi; Volume 2: Plants, plant viruses, and protists; Volume 3: Invertebrates of genetic interest; Volume 4: Vertebrates of genetic interest; Volume 5: Molecular genetics
Bacteria, bacteriophages, and fungi by Robert C King( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 1
Plants, plant viruses, and protists by Robert C King( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insect ultrastructure( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovarian development in Drosophila melanogaster by Robert C King( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invertebrates of genetic interest by Robert C King( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 3
Vertebrates of genetic interest by Robert C King( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 4
Molecular genetics by Robert C King( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 5
The Ultrastructure and functioning of insect cells : proceedings of the international conference held at Sapporo, Japan, Aug. 3-6, 1982( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of genetics by Robert C King( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conteúdo: Bacteria, bacteriophages, and fungi
Dizionario di genetica by Robert C King( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über Umwandlungsprodukte der Amide und Azide der [beta]-Phenyl-[beta]-methylhydracrylsäure und der [beta]-Methylzimmtsäure by Robert C King( Book )

5 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insect ultrastructure by Robert C King( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultrastructure of gametes; The ultrastucture of developing cells; The ultrastructure of the development, differentiation, and functioning of specialized tissues and organs
Idengaku yōgo jiten by Robert C King( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedic dictionary of genetics : with German term equivalents and extensive German/English index by Robert C King( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of English-language terminology, German equivalents, and brief definitions in German. Miscellaneous appendixes. German index that refers to English terminology
Handbook of genetics( Book )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insect Ultrastructure : Volume 2 by Robert C King( )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of Genetics Volume 5: Molecular Genetics by Robert C King( )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. The Molecular Organization Of Chromosomes.- 1 Repeated DNA in Eukaryotes.- 2 Cytological Localization of Repeated DNAs.- 3 Chromosomal Proteins.- 4 Organization of Genetic Material in the Macronucleus of Hypotrichous Ciliates.- 5 Histones of Sperm.- 6 Organization and Size of Replicons.- R. Gene Transcripts.- 7 Nuclear RNA.- 8 RNA Transcription and Ribosomal Protein Assembly in Drosophila melanogaster.- 9 Cytoplasmic Messenger RNA.- 10 Transfer RNAs.- 11 Eukaryotic Ribosomes.- S. Chloroplasts and Mitochondria.- 12 Chloroplast DNA: Physical and Genetic Studies.- 13 Chloroplast Ribosomes.- 14
 
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A dictionary of genetics
Alternative Names
King, R. C.

King, R. C. 1928-

King, R. C. C. (Robert)

King, R. C. (Robert C.)

King, R. C. (Robert C.), 1928-

King, Robert Charles.

King, Robert Charles 1928-

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