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  • Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy
    Editor Svetlana Sarantseva
    ISBN 978-953-307-253-1
    226 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 28393 times.
    Amyloidoses are a heterogeneous group of diverse etiology diseases. They are characterized by an endogenous production of abnormal proteins called amyloid proteins, which are not hydrosoluble, form depots in various organs and tissue of animals and h ...
  • Abiotic Stress in Plants - Mechanisms and Adaptations
    Abiotic Stress in Plants - Mechanisms and Adaptations
    Editor Arun Shanker and B. Venkateswarlu
    ISBN 978-953-307-394-1
    440 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 140127 times.
    World population is growing at an alarming rate and is anticipated to reach about six billion by the end of year 2050. On the other hand, agricultural productivity is not increasing at a required rate to keep up with the food demand. The reasons for ...
  • Power Quality Monitoring, Analysis and Enhancement
    Power Quality Monitoring, Analysis and Enhancement
    Editor Ahmed Zobaa, Mario Mañana Canteli and Ramesh Bansal
    ISBN 978-953-307-330-9
    378 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 63569 times.
    This book on power quality written by experts from industries and academics from various counties will be of great benefit to professionals, engineers and researchers. This book covers various aspects of power quality monitoring, analysis and power q ...
  • Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Current Management of Malignant Melanoma
    Editor Ming Y. Cao
    ISBN 978-953-307-264-7
    284 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 25636 times.
    Management of melanoma is challenging, especially for the late stage of the disease. Development of new therapies and optimizing current treatments are being pursued in attempt to further improve the survival rate. The book provides up-to-date knowle ...
  • Expanding Issues in Desalination
    Expanding Issues in Desalination
    Editor Robert Y. Ning
    ISBN 978-953-307-624-9
    424 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 99825 times.
    For this book, the term "desalination" is used in the broadest sense of the removal of dissolved, suspended, visible and invisible impurities in seawater, brackish water and wastewater, to make them drinkable, or pure enough for industrial applicatio ...
  • Gingival Diseases - Their Aetiology, Prevention and Treatment
    Gingival Diseases - Their Aetiology, Prevention and Treatment
    Editor Fotinos S. Panagakos and Robin M. Davies
    ISBN 978-953-307-376-7
    246 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 103917 times.
    Gingival diseases are a family of distinct pathological entities that involve the gingival tissues. These signs and symptoms of these diseases are so prevalent in populations around the world that they are often considered to be "normal" features. ...
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Aortic Valve Stenosis - Current View on Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor Petr Santavy
    ISBN 978-953-307-628-7
    156 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 40679 times.
    Currently, aortic stenosis is the most frequent heart valve disease in developed countries and its prevalence increases with the aging of the population. Affecting 3-5 percent of persons older than 65 years of age, it makes a large personal and econo ...
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
    Diagnosis and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
    Editor Abdul Qayyum Rana
    ISBN 978-953-307-465-8
    274 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 37998 times.
    Parkinson's disease is diagnosed by history and physical examination and there are no laboratory investigations available to aid the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. Confirmation of diagnosis of Parkinson's disease thus remains a difficulty. This bo ...