Download e-book for kindle: Biotechnology in Cartoons by Reinhard Renneberg,Viola Berkling,Ming-fai Chow

By Reinhard Renneberg,Viola Berkling,Ming-fai Chow

The publication introduces to the fundamentals of biotechnology and shall we old and young caricature lovers take pleasure in technology in a calm and entire method. including Professor Nanoroo, the story's likeable protagonist, the reader discovers on how biotechnology impacts our way of life. the true technological know-how at the back of the humorous cartoons is defined in brief in separate boxes.The Story:A capturing megastar falls to Earth within the country Macronesia.When King Richard VIII. examines the stardust less than an excellent microscope, he discovers a small nanoscopic clever being in a micro-spacecraft ... Professor Nanoroo got here down from planet Nano to Earth to appreciate human biotechnology. Curious, he communicates with „Earthlings“, all asking 1000's of questions concerning their life.Nanoroo encounters bread baking and beer brewing yeasts; illness makers and healthiness- stabilizing micro organism; fungi generating medicines opposed to micro organism. He reports many adventures, rescues the king's brother from a center assault, measures King Richard’s glucose point and the health of his racehorses, watches vegetation with their insect repellents and eats the recognized and vitamin-rich „Golden Rice“.The authors:
Reinhard Renneberg has been operating as Professor of Analytical Biotechnology on the Hong Kong college of technological know-how and know-how (www.ust.hk), the pinnacle collage of Asia, seeing that 1995. he's the writer of a number of textbooks, together with A spoonful of Biotech and Katzenklon, Katzenklon. besides Viola Berkling, grasp of Oriental Languages, he has released already in its fourth version the super profitable the world over well-known textbook Biotechnology for newcomers. it really is translated into English, Spanish, chinese language, Japanse and Korean. The duo stands for uplifting inventive in addition to leading edge wisdom move of exact, amazing illustrated and non-boring texts from the area of biotechnology.Ming-fai Chow, the Hong Kong cartoonist has created the gorgeous and perfect cartoons for this book.

Story: Reinhard Renneberg, Viola Berkling, Ming Fai Chow (cartoons)
Graphic format and representation on educational pages: Dascha Süßbier
Cartoon coloring: Steffi Kaiser