Discover Cryobiology

Discover Cryobiology

by Lisa J. Amstutz


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Cryobiologists study how cold affects living things. This research has many amazing uses, but what do icy temperatures have to do with organ transplants? And how can researchers use a freezer to save endangered species? Learn about the work cryobiologists are doing today and the breakthroughs they hope to achieve in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781512412840
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2016
Series: Searchlight Books What's Cool about Science Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 770L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What is Cryobiology? 4

Chapter 2 Preserving Life 14

Chapter 3 Freezing New Life 30

Chapter 4 Cold Treatments 34

Glossary 38

Learn More About Cryobiology 39

Index 40

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