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Suggested call number ranges for browsing biotechnology books are as follows::
QD476.2 Physical Biochemistry
QH345 General Biochemistry of plants and animals
QH442-442.6 Molecular genetics. Genetic engineering
QK861-899 Botanical chemistry. Phytochemicals
QP501-801 Animal biochemistry
RM300-666 Drugs and their actions
RS380 Pharmaceutical biotechnology
RS400-431 Pharmaceutical chemistry
S494.5 .B563 Agricultural biotechnology
SB106.B56 Plant Biotechnology
SB106.G46 Plant Genetics (General)
SB123.57 Genetic engineering. Transgenic plants
Although most books on biotechnology will be concentrated in these sections, it is suggested that you also use the catalogue to search for books on your topic as well.