Open Access Books

Our collection of 176 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • Advances in DNA Repair
    Advances in DNA Repair
    Edited by Clark C. Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2209-8,
    494 pages, November, 2015
    This book edition is intended to provide a concise summary for select topics in DNA repair, a field that is ever-expanding in complexity and biologic significance. The topics reviewed ranged from fundamental mechanisms of DNA repair to the interface ...
  • Major Topics in Type 1 Diabetes
    Major Topics in Type 1 Diabetes
    Edited by Kenia Pedrosa Nunes
    ISBN 978-953-51-2204-3,
    180 pages, November, 2015
    Type 1 diabetes (TD1) is one of the most common endocrine disorders in children and can occur at any age. Incidences of T1D have steadily increased worldwide, and it is largely considered an autoimmune disorder resulting from the specific destruction ...
  • Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Edited by Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2163-3,
    270 pages, September, 2015
    Water quality refers to the chemical, physical, biological, and radiological characteristics of water. It is a measure of the condition of water for the purposes intended for. It is most frequently used by reference to a set of standards against whic ...
  • Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Edited by Naofumi Shiomi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2165-7,
    282 pages, September, 2015
    The pollution of soil and groundwater by heavy metals and other chemicals is becoming a serious issue in many countries. However, the current bioremediation processes do not often achieve sufficient remediation, and more effective processes are desir ...
  • Muscle Cell and Tissue
    Muscle Cell and Tissue
    Edited by Kunihiro Sakuma
    ISBN 978-953-51-2156-5,
    484 pages, September, 2015
    In order to complete tissue regeneration, various cells such as neuronal, skeletal, smooth, endothelial, and immune (e.g., macrophage) interact smoothly with each other. This book, Muscle Cells and Tissues, offers a wide range of topics such as stem ...
  • Seminars in Dysphagia
    Seminars in Dysphagia
    Edited by Renee Speyer and Hans Bogaardt
    ISBN 978-953-51-2151-0,
    246 pages, September, 2015
    Seminars in Dysphagia provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary issues in the field of dysphagia assessment, treatment and management in diverse subject populations. Expert views are shared by international clinical experts from different med ...
  • Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Edited by Ana Cristina Andreazza and Gustavo Scola
    ISBN 978-953-51-2140-4,
    242 pages, July, 2015
    The increased exposure to toxins, toxicants and novel drugs has promoted toxicology to become one of the most important areas of research with emerging innovative toxicity testing protocols, techniques, and regulation being placed. Since the bioactiv ...
  • Topics in Public Health
    Topics in Public Health
    Edited by David Claborn
    ISBN 978-953-51-2132-9,
    306 pages, June, 2015
    Public health has been defined as the efforts of a community that allow a population to remain healthy. This definition is very inclusive, so elements of clinical care, health promotion and many other fields contribute to the larger discipline of pub ...