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  • Tissue Regeneration - From Basic Biology to Clinical Application
    Tissue Regeneration - From Basic Biology to Clinical Application
    Editor Jamie Davies
    ISBN 978-953-51-0387-5
    520 pages, March, 2012
    When most types of human tissue are damaged, they repair themselves by forming a scar - a mechanically strong 'patch' that restores structural integrity to the tissue without restoring physiological function. Much better, for a patient, would be like ...
  • Tachycardia
    Editor Takumi Yamada
    ISBN 978-953-51-0413-1
    212 pages, March, 2012
    Heart rates are normally controlled by a natural pacemaker, the sinus node, and normal heart rhythm is called sinus rhythm. Tachycardia is defined as a faster heart rhythm than normal sinus rhythm. Tachycardias can cause symptoms such as palpitations ...
  • Emphysema
    Editor Ravi Mahadeva
    ISBN 978-953-51-0433-9
    142 pages, March, 2012
    Chronic Obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality world-wide. The most common cause is chronic cigarette smoke inhalation which results in a chronic progressive debilitating lung disease with systemic invol ...
  • Tumor Microenvironment and Myelomonocytic Cells
    Tumor Microenvironment and Myelomonocytic Cells
    Editor Subhra K. Biswas
    ISBN 978-953-51-0439-1
    310 pages, March, 2012
    Tumor microenvironment represents an extremely dynamic niche shaped by the interplay of different cell types (e.g. tumor cells, stromal cells), their soluble products (e.g.cytokines, chemokines and growth factors) and varied physico-chemical conditio ...
  • Chlamydia
    Editor Mihai Mares
    ISBN 978-953-51-0470-4
    370 pages, March, 2012
    Nowadays, Chlamydia still represents a redoubtable pathogen. Among its consequences, the blindness in children and severe impairment of reproductive health in adults are the most mutilating. Worldwide, it is estimated that six million of people suffe ...
  • Global Advances in Biogeography
    Global Advances in Biogeography
    Editor Lawrence Stevens
    ISBN 978-953-51-0454-4
    374 pages, March, 2012
    Global Advances in Biogeography brings together the work of more than 30 scientific authorities on biogeography from around the world. The book focuses on spatial and temporal variation of biological assemblages in relation to landscape complexity an ...
  • Hemophilia
    Editor Angelika Batorova
    ISBN 978-953-51-0429-2
    140 pages, March, 2012
    This book demonstrates the great efforts aimed at further improving the care of the hemophilia, which may bring further improvement in the quality of life of hemophilia persons and their families.
  • The Molecular Basis of Plant Genetic Diversity
    The Molecular Basis of Plant Genetic Diversity
    Editor Mahmut Caliskan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0157-4
    370 pages, March, 2012
    The Molecular Basis of Plant Genetic Diversity presents chapters revealing the magnitude of genetic variations existing in plant populations. Natural populations contain a considerable genetic variability which provides a genomic flexibility that can ...