Summer of Genomics book club: The Society of Genes

Laura Williams led a book club session on the Society of Genes: Advertisements

Chinese translation is out!

De samenleving van genen (Society of Genes comes out in Dutch!)


The Quarterly Review of Biology

Prof. Elof Axel Carlson reviews the Society of Genes: “It is a book that I hope will find its way into undergraduate courses.”

Review in FAZ!

“Lercher and Yanai went to great lengths to pack our current knowledge about genes into a wrapping of prose that is, as far as the aspect of evolutionary theory is concerned, at the… Continue reading

The battle within our genome—A review of ‘The Society of Genes by Julie Sollier of Cell Reports The battle within our genome—A review of ‘The Society of Genes’ Filed to BookTalk Posted by Julie Sollier | Published October 04, 2016, 11:14   On a lazy Saturday afternoon, with a… Continue reading

Review in “Germany radio culture” Deutschlandradio Kultur – Buchkritik 09.09.2016 08:50 Uhr Itai Yanai/Martin Lercher: “Das geheime Leben im Menschen” Wettstreit der Gene Von Michael Lange Ein Gen ist ein Abschnitt auf einem DNA-Strang. (imago/stock&people/Science Photo Library) Die… Continue reading

Review in Trends in Ecology & Evolution

“For many people, professional biologists and laymen alike, The Selfish Gene [1] changed the way they thought about evolution. In the preface of their very lucid book The Society of Genes, authors Itai… Continue reading

The German translation is scheduled for release

Review in BioNews

“clearly, if not beautifully, written, and remarkably concise… we need books like this.”