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  • Type 1 Diabetes - Complications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative Treatments
    Type 1 Diabetes - Complications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative Treatments
    Edited by Chih-Pin Liu
    ISBN 978-953-307-756-7,
    482 pages, November, 2011
    This book is intended as an overview of recent progress in type 1 diabetes research worldwide, with a focus on different research areas relevant to this disease. These include: diabetes mellitus and complications, psychological aspects of diabetes, p ...
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    Edited by Oliviu Pascu
    ISBN 978-953-307-385-9,
    284 pages, November, 2011
    Endoscopy has had a major impact in the development of modern gastroenterology. By using different data it provided a better understanding of pathogenic mechanisms, described new entities and changed diagnostic and therapeutic strategies. Meanwhile, ...
  • Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science
    Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science
    Edited by Nirmal Singh
    ISBN 978-953-307-748-2,
    332 pages, November, 2011
    The book Radioisotopes - Applications in Bio-Medical Science contains two sections: Radioisotopes and Radiations in Bioscience and Radioisotopes and Radiology in Medical Science. Section I includes chapters on medical radioisotope production, radio-l ...
  • Advances in the Study of Genetic Disorders
    Advances in the Study of Genetic Disorders
    Edited by Kenji Ikehara
    ISBN 978-953-307-305-7,
    484 pages, November, 2011
    The studies on genetic disorders have been rapidly advancing in recent years as to be able to understand the reasons why genetic disorders are caused. The first Section of this volume provides readers with background and several methodologies for und ...
  • Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Edited by Luca Saba
    ISBN 978-953-307-723-9,
    328 pages, November, 2011
    CT has evolved into an indispensable imaging method in clinical routine. The first generation of CT scanners developed in the 1970s and numerous innovations have improved the utility and application field of the CT, such as the introduction of helica ...
  • Biodiesel- Quality, Emissions and By-Products
    Biodiesel- Quality, Emissions and By-Products badge
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Soft Tissue Tumors
    Soft Tissue Tumors
    Edited by Fethi Derbel
    ISBN 978-953-307-862-5,
    282 pages, November, 2011
    Soft tissue tumors include a heterogeneous group of diagnostic entities, most of them benign in nature and behavior. Malignant entities, soft tissue sarcomas, are rare tumors that account for1% of all malignancies. These are predominantly tumors of a ...
  • Novel Aspects in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Novel Aspects in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Edited by Stefan Faderl
    ISBN 978-953-307-753-6,
    270 pages, November, 2011
    Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) has turned from a universally fatal to a highly curable disease in little more than four decades. Even though differences in outcome continue to exist between children and adults, intense efforts are under way to ov ...