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The Resource The age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution, Susan Hockfield

The age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution, Susan Hockfield

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The age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution
Title
The age of living machines
Title remainder
how biology will build the next technology revolution
Statement of responsibility
Susan Hockfield
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Outlines the next technology revolution and how it will change human life, drawing on the latest discoveries in biology and engineering to profile such innovations as computer-engineered crops, protein-based water filters, and cancer-detecting nanoparticles
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hockfield, Susan
Dewey number
660.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA164.2
LC item number
.H63 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
TP 248.2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bionics
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Self-help devices for people with disabilities
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Bionics
  • Self-help devices for people with disabilities
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The age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution, Susan Hockfield
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where the future comes from -- Can biology build a better battery? -- Water, water everywhere -- Cancer fighting nanoparticles -- Enabling the disabled -- Feeding the world -- Cheating Malthus, once again : making convergence happen faster
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780393634747
Lccn
2018054089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1066068403
  • (OCoLC)1066068403
Label
The age of living machines : how biology will build the next technology revolution, Susan Hockfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where the future comes from -- Can biology build a better battery? -- Water, water everywhere -- Cancer fighting nanoparticles -- Enabling the disabled -- Feeding the world -- Cheating Malthus, once again : making convergence happen faster
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780393634747
Lccn
2018054089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1066068403
  • (OCoLC)1066068403

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