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  • Neuroendocrinology and Behavior
    Neuroendocrinology and Behavior
    Edited by Tomiki Sumiyoshi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0740-8,
    176 pages, September, 2012
    Understanding of the neuroendocrine system provides an insight into a wide range of bodily and mental processes. Neuroendocrinology and Behavior brings its readers a concise guide to up-to-date knowledge on the function of the endocrine glands and or ...
  • Global Warming - Impacts and Future Perspective
    Global Warming - Impacts and Future Perspective
    Edited by Bharat Raj Singh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0755-2,
    364 pages, September, 2012
    Global Warming has become perhaps the most complicated issue being faced by world leaders. Thus, it requires field of attention for many modern societies, power and energy engineers, academicians, researchers and stakeholders. The so-called consensus ...
  • Distance Education
    Distance Education
    Edited by Paul Birevu Muyinda
    ISBN 978-953-51-0756-9,
    266 pages, September, 2012
    Education has become the number one demanded commodity for social and economic transformation for both developing and developed economies. Thus the number of persons going and returning to school has become too big to be handled by existing brick and ...
  • Binding Protein
    Binding Protein
    Edited by Kotb Abdelmohsen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0758-3,
    214 pages, September, 2012
    Proteins are essential for all cellular events. They bind or interact with additional players such as other proteins, peptides, DNA, and RNA to exert their functions. Revealing protein binding partners is important in understanding the mechanisms thr ...
  • Crystallization - Science and Technology
    Crystallization - Science and Technology
    Edited by Marcello Rubens Barsi Andreeta
    ISBN 978-953-51-0757-6,
    578 pages, September, 2012
    Crystallization is one of the most ancient and interdisciplinary topics of research known to mankind. Crystals can be organic or inorganic and may be produced from melts, liquid solutions, vapors or even in solid state. Notwithstanding its inherently ...
  • A Search for Antibacterial Agents
    A Search for Antibacterial Agents
    Edited by Varaprasad Bobbarala
    ISBN 978-953-51-0724-8,
    355 pages, September, 2012
    This book contains precisely referenced chapters, emphasizing antibacterial agents with clinical practicality and alternatives to synthetic antibacterial agents through detailed reviews of diseases and their control using alternative approaches. The ...
  • Plant Science
    Plant Science
    Edited by Nabin Kumar Dhal and Sudam Charan Sahu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0905-1,
    326 pages, September, 2012
    The book "Plant Science" consists of 12 chapters divided into three sections authored by many researchers from different parts of the Globe. Section-I: Plant and Environment, describes the relationship between plants and environment, particularly enu ...
  • Advancing Desalination
    Advancing Desalination
    Edited by Robert Y. Ning
    ISBN 978-953-51-0704-0,
    224 pages, September, 2012
    This book is a companion volume to two published in 2011 by INTECH titled “Desalination, Trends and Technologies” and “Expanding Issues in Desalination”. The term “desalination” used in this series is in the broadest sense of the removal ...