Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology

Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology Author(s): Eric J. Simon, Jean L. Dickey, Jane B. Reece, Kelly A. Hogan

Difference between 5th and 4th editions
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Key differences between 5th and 4th editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous editions: 2 years (2015 vs 2013).
  • The First edition of Campbell's Essential Biology with Physiology was published in 2003.
  • New material in the Fifth Ed:
  • Chapter 2:
    • Discussion on unique chemical properties of water that make it essential for life.
    • Chapter thread on radioactivity.
    • Radioactivity and its use in medicine and science.
  • Chapter 3:
    • Picture showing how prion protein can damage brain cells.
    • Discussion on how protein function depends on its specific conformation.
  • Chapter 4: Comparison of key differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell
  • Chapter 8: Duplication of chromosomes.
  • Chapter 9: Discussion on epigenetics and how the environment influences our genes.
  • Chapter 10: Discussion RNA interference, a mechanism of blocking gene function.
  • Chapter 15:
    • Chapter thread on human microbiota explains thepossible contribution of gut microbiota to obesity.
    • Discussion on Streptococcus mutans, a bacteria which causes dental caries.
  • Chapter 16: Industrial uses for fungi.
  • Chapter 18: Updated statistics and data on global climate change.
  • Chapter 22: Discussion on eating disorders.
  • Chapter 23: Picture showing how angioplasty procedure can help open narrowed or blocked blood vessels.
  • Chapter 24: Chapter thread on vaccines explains benefits of community-wide vaccination and why flu shot is needed every season.
  • Chapter 26: Ethical issues of in vitro fertilization.
5th Edition of
Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology
Loose Leaf, 752 pages
ISBN-10: 0134014960
ISBN-13: 9780134014968
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 16, 2015
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Loose Leaf, 752 pages
ISBN-10: 013405749X
ISBN-13: 9780134057491
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 20, 2015
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Paperback, 752 pages
ISBN-10: 0321967674
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ISBN-10: 032196750X
ISBN-13: 9780321967503
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4th Edition of
Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology
with MasteringBiology
Loose Leaf, 752 pages
ISBN-10: 0321788222
ISBN-13: 9780321788221
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, February 25, 2012
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ISBN-10: 0321772601
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3rd Edition of
Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology
Loose Leaf, 639 pages
ISBN-10: 0321693108
ISBN-13: 9780321693105
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, December 02, 2009
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ISBN-10: 0321649540
ISBN-13: 9780321649546
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, September 24, 2009
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with MasteringBiology
Paperback, 752 pages
ISBN-10: 0321602072
ISBN-13: 9780321602077
Published by: Benjamin Cummings, September 30, 2009
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  • The new 5th edition costs $83.19 more then used book.
  • 4th edition is $68.01 cheaper then the 5th edition.



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