Thirty Trillion Cells

Author: Isabel Thomas

Alumni: Human Sciences, 1998

Publisher: Welbeck Editions, 2022

Thirty Trillion Cells takes a detailed look at the inner workings of the human body, introducing the body’s major cell types and the part they play in making us who we are. Readers will also explore the human body as a microbiome, discovering the trillions of ‘good’ microbes that live on and within us, doing their bit to keep us healthy.

Features expansive, artistic illustrations by Dawn Cooper that are as beautiful as they are educational.

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