Molecular Biology of the Cell by Alberts: Comparison of the 6th and 5th Editions

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Are you considering buying Molecular Biology of the Cell by Alberts? Which edition should you go for: 5th edition or 6th edition? Let’s compare them!

5th edition6th edition
Publication Date:November 18, 2014November 16, 2007
ISBN-10:08153443250815341059
ISBN-13:97808153443229780815341055
Price on Amazon$84.37$165.48

So what’s new in 6th edition of Albert’s Molecular Biology of the Cell?

Matched ChaptersMatched SectionsMatched Problems
95%
( 23 / 24 )
80%
( 141 / 175 )
66%
( 215 / 324 )

Actually, 6th edition contains one new chapter (Chapter 21 Development of multicellular organisms). So considering a significant difference in price, you might considering getting 5th edition!