Neuroscience 4e by George J. Augustine, Anthony-Samuel LaMantia, Dale Purves, David Fitzpatrick and William C. Hall (2007, Hardcover, Revised edition)
A fitting book for a Neuroscience course
The book explains the material in an understandable fashion. I especially like the way it combines biology with physics. The book describes neurons as electrical circuits, which is helpful in understanding how they function. The book also describes various systems in the bra...Read full review
Principles of Cancer Biology by Lewis J. Kleinsmith (2005, Trade Paperback)
An informational book, but somewhat out of date.
The book excellently describes the fundamentals behind cancer and its causes, mechanisms, genetic basis, treatment, and prevention. It describes these topics in a way that anyone with minimal background in biology would be able to understand. All of the scientific words used...Read full review