Throughout the course we will refer to:
Genetica, di B.A. Pierce, ed. Zanichelli (ebook available)
While a text has been selected as reference for the course, many additional good texts are available, all present similar topics and all are appropriate for a fruitful course preparation. Among others:
Pierce 'Genetica' Zanichelli.
Clear presentation, rich in examples and interesting study cases. Conversational. Includes many stimulating connections, sometimes at the expense of conciseness. Many exercises, some with solutions and explanations.
Snustad e Simmons 'Principi di Genetica' Edises.
Language is generally simple, presentation is schematic and well organized. Many exercises, half with solutions.
Hartwell et al. 'Genetica, dall'analisi formale alla genomica' McGraw Hill.
Good integration between classical and molecular genetics, with a focus on the latter. Exercises on the book and exercises with solutions on the web.
Russell 'Genetica, un approccio molecolare' Pearson.
Rich in content, rich in examples, exhaustive. Descriptive, requires some schematization effort. Few exercises, all with solutions and extensive explanations.
Griffiths et al. 'Genetica, principi di analisi formale' Zanichelli.
Exhaustive, complete, rigorous. Includes some non trivial quantitative applications. Many exercises, part with solutions.