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  • Biodiesel- Quality, Emissions and By-Products
    Biodiesel- Quality, Emissions and By-Products
    Editor Gisela Montero and Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-784-0,
    392 pages, November, 2011
    This book entitled "Biodiesel: Quality, Emissions and By-products" covers topics related to biodiesel quality, performance of combustion engines that use biodiesel and the emissions they generate. New routes to determinate biodiesel properties are pr ...
  • Skin Cancers - Risk Factors, Prevention and Therapy
    Skin Cancers - Risk Factors, Prevention and Therapy
    Editor Caterina AM La Porta
    ISBN 978-953-307-722-2,
    284 pages, November, 2011
    Skin cancers are the fastest growing type of cancer in the United States and represent the most commonly diagnosed malignancy, surpassing lung, breast, colorectal and prostate cancer. In Europe, the British Isles have been the highest rates of skin c ...
  • Autoimmune Disorders - Current Concepts and Advances from Bedside to Mechanistic Insights
    Autoimmune Disorders - Current Concepts and Advances from Bedside to Mechanistic Insights
    Editor Fang-Ping Huang
    ISBN 978-953-307-653-9,
    614 pages, November, 2011
    Autoimmune disorders are caused due to break down of the immune system, which consequently fails in its ability to differentiate "self" from "non-self" in the context of immunology. The diseases are intriguing, both clinically and immunologically, fo ...
  • Breakthroughs in Melanoma Research
    Breakthroughs in Melanoma Research
    Editor Yohei Tanaka
    ISBN 978-953-307-291-3,
    642 pages, November, 2011
    Melanoma is considered to be one of the most aggressive forms of skin neoplasms. Despite aggressive researches towards finding treatments, no effective therapy exists to inhibit the metastatic spread of malignant melanoma. The 5-year survival rate of ...
  • Biomaterials - Physics and Chemistry
    Biomaterials - Physics and Chemistry
    Editor Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-307-418-4,
    502 pages, November, 2011
    These contribution books collect reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of biomaterial development and use. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new a ...
  • Current Concepts of Urethroplasty
    Current Concepts of Urethroplasty
    Editor Ivo Donkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-392-7,
    152 pages, November, 2011
    Urethral reconstructive surgery has always been a challenging part for urologist since the dawn of our speciality. In this book leading experts in lower urinary reconstructions from all over the world present their views and experience in that field, ...
  • Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery
    Updated Topics in Minimally Invasive Abdominal Surgery
    Editor Ahmed AbdelRaouf ElGeidie
    ISBN 978-953-307-773-4,
    256 pages, November, 2011
    Updated topics in minimally invasive abdominal surgery provides surgeons interested in minimally invasive abdominal surgery with the most recent techniques and discussions in laparoscopic surgery. This book includes different topics covering a big va ...
  • Nanofibers - Production, Properties and Functional Applications
    Nanofibers - Production, Properties and Functional Applications
    Editor Tong Lin
    ISBN 978-953-307-420-7,
    468 pages, November, 2011
    As an important one-dimensional nanomaterial, nanofibers have extremely high specific surface area because of their small diameters, and nanofiber membranes are highly porous with excellent pore interconnectivity. These unique characteristics plus th ...