InTech Books

  • Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Adult Stem Cell Niches NEW
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1718-6
    328 pages, August, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 401 times.
    Tissue-specific stem cells have the capacity to self-renew and differentiate into several types of functional cells that replenish lost cells throughout an organism?s lifetime. Studies on stem cells from diverse systems have shown that stem cell func ...
  • Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
    Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
    Editor Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-1628-8
    552 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1340 times.
    This book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of nanotechnology use in drug delivery. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new and ongoin ...
  • Recent Advances in Cryopreservation
    Recent Advances in Cryopreservation
    Editor Hideaki Yamashiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-1644-8
    130 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 286 times.
    Cryopreservation of germ cells has potential applications not only for production of next generations of animals but also for general reproductive biology including several field of biology. The present book Recent Advances in Cryopreservation is wri ...
  • Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Editor Nils-Axel Morner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1643-1
    204 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 289 times.
    Chronology is the backbone of history, and there is a wise saying stating there is no history without a chronology. Earths evolutionary history is built up by geochronology, i.e. time benchmarks upon which the geological history is built up step by s ...
  • Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Editor Riccardo Notarpietro, Fabio Dovis, Giorgiana De Franceschi and Marcio Aquino
    ISBN 978-953-51-1642-4
    236 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 595 times.
    TRANSMIT (Training Research and Applications Network to Support the Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats) is an initiative funded by the European Commission through a Marie Curie Initial Training Network. It provided a coordinated program of academic an ...
  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1
    270 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 641 times.
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • COPD Clinical Perspectives
    COPD Clinical Perspectives
    Editor Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1624-0
    206 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 324 times.
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly recognized cause of morbidity and mortality. Over the next 10 years, deaths due to COPD are expected to increase by 30% and, by 2030, COPD is estimated to be the third leading cause of ...
  • Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Editor Gyula Mozsik, Omar M. E. Abdel- Salam and Koji Takeuchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1631-8
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 512 times.
    The capsaicin, a component of paprika, has been used in the culinary practice of every day nutritional practice. This agent is known to cause a variety of actions in the body through activating capsaicin-sensitive afferent neurons. A recently launc ...