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  • Topics in the Prevention, Treatment ...
    Topics in the Prevention, Treatment  ...
    Edited by Mark B. Zimering
    ISBN 978-953-307-590-7,
    352 pages, November, 2011
    Type 2 diabetes is estimated to affect 120 million people worldwide- and according to projections from the World Health Organization this number is expected to double over the next two decades. Novel, cost-effective strategies are needed to reverse t ...
  • Mass Transfer - Advanced Aspects
    Mass Transfer - Advanced Aspects
    Edited by Hironori Nakajima
    ISBN 978-953-307-636-2,
    836 pages, November, 2011
    Our knowledge of mass transfer processes has been extended and applied to various fields of science and engineering including industrial and manufacturing processes in recent years. Since mass transfer is a primordial phenomenon, it plays a key role ...
  • Global Bioethics - Perspective for H ...
    Global Bioethics - Perspective for H ...
    Edited by Brunetto Chiarelli
    ISBN 978-953-307-537-2,
    160 pages, November, 2011
    Two new factor have been added to the ideological change in the second half of the past century: the “ecological impact” of humankind on the environment due to the population increase; and the “ innovative impact of science, first with atomic ...
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Edited by Jianyuan Chai
    ISBN 978-953-307-976-9,
    500 pages, November, 2011
    Peptic ulcer disease is one of the most common chronic infections in human population. Despite centuries of study, it still troubles a lot of people, especially in the third world countries, and it can lead to other more serious complications such as ...
  • Quality Control of Herbal Medicines ...
    Quality Control of Herbal Medicines  ...
    Edited by Yukihiro Shoyama
    ISBN 978-953-307-682-9,
    292 pages, November, 2011
    The authors of this thematic issue provide a comprehensive summary of most recent knowledge and references on quality control in wide fields. Quality control is essential for natural products like natural medicine and related food products. In this ...
  • Mass Transfer in Chemical Engineerin ...
    Mass Transfer in Chemical Engineerin ...
    Edited by Jozef Markoš
    ISBN 978-953-307-619-5,
    318 pages, November, 2011
    This book offers several solutions or approaches in solving mass transfer problems for different practical chemical engineering applications: measurements of the diffusion coefficients, estimation of the mass transfer coefficients, mass transfer limi ...
  • Environmental Monitoring
    Environmental Monitoring
    Edited by Ema O. Ekundayo
    ISBN 978-953-307-724-6,
    538 pages, November, 2011
    "Environmental Monitoring" is a book designed by InTech - Open Access Publisher in collaboration with scientists and researchers from all over the world. The book is designed to present recent research advances and developments in the field of enviro ...
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Treatments, Spe ...
    Ulcerative Colitis - Treatments, Spe ...
    Edited by Mortimer O'Connor
    ISBN 978-953-307-739-0,
    190 pages, November, 2011
    This book is intended to act as an up to date reference point and knowledge developer for all readers interested in the area of gastroenterology and in particular Ulcerative Colitis. All of the chapter authors are experts in their fields of publicati ...