Essentials of Biotechnology is meant for undergraduate biotechnology and life sciences' students. The book discusses the basics of interdisciplinary subjects which is required for developing the conceptual understanding in biotechnology and to acquire research attitude. It elaborates fundamental concepts which are absolutely necessary for budding biotechnologists. It is an attempt to cover broad spectrum of biological dimensions with biotechnological exploration.
Section-I elaborates theoretical aspects of basic biology, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology with correlation to modern applied aspects.
Section-II is grounded in the experimental approach. Each experiment is described with sufficient details. The figures and tables provided with experiments will be helpful to the students and the instructor for better understanding of the scientific principles and skillful execution of the experiments.
Ulhas K. Patil :- is Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, R C Patel Arts, Commerce and Science College, Shirpur. He completed his post-graduation in microbiology from the school of Life Science, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon. He is the recipient of Gold medal and Chief Minister's fellowship during post-graduation and qualified Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (SET) accredited by UGC. Kalyani Muskan :- is Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, R C Patel Arts, Commerce and Science College, Shirpur. She completed her post-graduation in microbiology from R C Patel Arts, Commerce and Science College, Shirpur, North Maharashtra University Jalgaon.