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  • Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy
    Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy
    Edited by Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-307-817-5,
    270 pages, January, 2012
    Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy is an analytical technique used for the qualitative and quantitative determination of the elements present in different samples like food, nanomaterials, biomaterials, forensics, and industrial wastes. The main aim of t ...
  • Perinatal Depression
    Perinatal Depression
    Edited by María Graciela Rojas Castillo
    ISBN 978-953-307-826-7,
    200 pages, January, 2012
    This book presents ten chapters that give us important information about epidemiological, biological, clinical and psychological aspects of common mental disorders during pregnancy and in the postnatal period. Some of the issues covered in this book ...
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Edited by Martin H. Maurer
    ISBN 978-953-307-806-9,
    738 pages, January, 2012
    Though considerable amount of research, both pre-clinical and clinical, has been conducted during recent years, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) remains one of the mysterious diseases of the 21st century. Great efforts have been made to develop pa ...
  • Selected Topics in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
    Selected Topics in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
    Edited by Stefan Danilla
    ISBN 978-953-307-836-6,
    242 pages, January, 2012
    Plastic Surgery is a fast evolving surgical specialty. Although best known for cosmetic procedures, plastic surgery also involves reconstructive and aesthetic procedures, which very often overlap, aiming to restore functionality and normal appearance ...
  • Salmonella - A Dangerous Foodborne Pathogen
    Salmonella - A Dangerous Foodborne Pathogen
    Edited by Barakat S. M. Mahmoud
    ISBN 978-953-307-782-6,
    450 pages, January, 2012
    More than 2,500 serotypes of Salmonella exist. However, only some of these serotypes have been frequently associated with food-borne illnesses. Salmonella is the second most dominant bacterial cause of food-borne gastroenteritis worldwide. Often, mos ...
  • Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Edited by Wen Wang
    ISBN 978-953-307-792-5,
    358 pages, January, 2012
    The chemical sensor plays an essential role in the fields of environmental conservation and monitoring, disaster and disease prevention, and industrial analysis. A typical chemical sensor is a device that transforms chemical information in a selectiv ...
  • The Future of Humanoid Robots - Research and Applications
    The Future of Humanoid Robots - Research and Applications
    Edited by Riadh Zaier
    ISBN 978-953-307-951-6,
    310 pages, January, 2012
    This book provides state of the art scientific and engineering research findings and developments in the field of humanoid robotics and its applications. It is expected that humanoids will change the way we interact with machines, and will have the a ...
  • Salmonella - A Diversified Superbug
    Salmonella - A Diversified Superbug
    Edited by Yashwant Kumar
    ISBN 978-953-307-781-9,
    576 pages, January, 2012
    Salmonella is an extremely diversified genus, infecting a range of hosts, and comprised of two species: enterica and bongori. This group is made up of 2579 serovars, making it versatile and fascinating for researchers drawing their attention towards ...