InTech Books

  • Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Editor Chin-Tsan Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1627-1
    96 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1002 times.
    Faced with the upcoming serious deficiency of energy, food and water, along with inevitable environmental pollution, much related research has been on the upsurge because Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) seem to be one of the solutions to these concerns i ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Editor Craig S. Atwood and Sivan Vadakkadath Meethal
    ISBN 978-953-51-1590-8
    240 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1239 times.
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize treatment options for a range of diseases and conditions. This book presents recent advances in our understanding of the biological mechanisms of stem cell self-renewal, reprograming and rege ...
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Editor Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-1620-2
    356 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2351 times.
    The book "Pharmacology and Therapeutics" targets every aspect of the mechanisms for the chemical actions of both traditional and novel drugs. This book covers six sections: Molecular Modeling and Bio-molecular Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Enviro ...
  • Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Editor Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-1591-5
    350 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1725 times.
    Strontium aluminate cement is special inorganic cement with the properties which make it favorable for various special applications such as refractory products, macro defect free (MDF) composites, blended cements and expansive cements for high temper ...
  • Topics in Paraplegia
    Topics in Paraplegia
    Editor Yannis Dionyssiotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-1621-9
    302 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1383 times.
    Spinal cord injury related paraplegia changes a person's life in a sudden way. The most important issue for physicians, therapists and caregivers is to manage the complications that arise, and help paraplegic subjects return to a productive integrate ...
  • World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-1622-6
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1370 times.
    Preservation of plant germplasm resources is vitally important for mankind to supply food and product security in the globalization and technological advances of the 21st century. Mankind preserved a wealth of available genetic resources of many plan ...
  • Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Editor Claire Lesieur
    ISBN 978-953-51-1617-2
    450 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1850 times.
    Many thanks to the authors for high quality chapters and to the referees for helping improve the manuscripts. The book is interdisciplinary, it covers fields from organic chemistry to mathematics, and raises different aspects of oligomerization. It i ...
  • Glucose Homeostasis
    Glucose Homeostasis
    Editor Leszek Szablewski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1618-9
    174 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1091 times.
    Most tissues and organs, such as the brain, need glucose constantly, as an important source of energy. The low blood concentrations of glucose (hypoglycemia) can cause seizures, loss of consciousness, and death. On the other hand, long lasting elevat ...