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  • Biodiversity Loss in a Changing Planet
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    Edited by Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-707-9,
    328 pages, November, 2011
    Every ecosystem is a complex organization of carefully mixed life forms; a dynamic and particularly sensible system. Consequently, their progressive decline may accelerate climate change and vice versa, influencing flora and fauna composition and dis ...
  • Non-Flavivirus Encephalitis
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    Edited by Sergey Tkachev
    ISBN 978-953-307-720-8,
    372 pages, November, 2011
    This book covers the different aspects of non-flavivirus encephalitises of different ethiology. The first section of the book considers general problems of epidemiology such as study of zoonotic and animal vectors of encephalitis causative agents and ...
  • Biomaterials Applications for Nanome ...
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    Edited by Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-307-661-4,
    470 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 ...
  • Diabetes Insipidus
    Diabetes Insipidus
    Edited by Kyuzi Kamoi
    ISBN 978-953-307-367-5,
    148 pages, November, 2011
    The first chapter of the book reports on the management of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH)-induced central diabetes insipidus and its associated endocrinological/neurological sequelae in the national survey. The next chapter addresses DI and head ...
  • Natural Dyes
    Natural Dyes
    Edited by E. Perrin Akçakoca Kumbasar
    ISBN 978-953-307-783-3,
    132 pages, November, 2011
    Textile materials without colorants cannot be imagined and according to archaeological evidence dyeing has been widely used for over 5000 years. With the development of chemical industry all finishing processes of textile materials are developing con ...
  • Special Problems in Hemodialysis Pat ...
    Special Problems in Hemodialysis Pat ...
    Edited by Maria Goretti Penido
    ISBN 978-953-307-396-5,
    202 pages, November, 2011
    This book provides an overview of special cases in hemodialysis patients. Authors have contributed their most interesting findings in dealing with patients suffering of other diseases simultaneously, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and other ...
  • Biological Diversity and Sustainable ...
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable ...
    Edited by Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-706-2,
    166 pages, November, 2011
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use is a very interesting volume, including attractive overviews and original case studies mainly focused on socio-economical effects of the right management of the ecosystems biodiversity, as well as on ...
  • Changing Diversity in Changing Envir ...
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    Edited by Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-796-3,
    402 pages, November, 2011
    As everybody knows, the dynamic interactions between biotic and abiotic factors, as well as the anthropic ones, considerably affect global climate changes and consequently biology, ecology and distribution of life forms of our planet. These important ...