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  • Euthanasia - The "Good Death" Controversy in Humans and Animals
    Euthanasia - The
    Edited by Josef Kuře
    ISBN 978-953-307-260-9,
    262 pages, September, 2011
    No one really wants to die, or do they? From classical times to our post-modern era of medical high tech, societies have struggled with the thorny issue of euthanasia, and what it entails. Who shall be entitled to a "good death" and in what form shal ...
  • Gastritis and Gastric Cancer - New Insights in Gastroprotection, Diagnosis and Treatments
    Gastritis and Gastric Cancer - New Insights in Gastroprotection, Diagnosis and Treatments
    Edited by Paola Tonino
    ISBN 978-953-307-375-0,
    308 pages, September, 2011
    This book is a comprehensive overview of invited contributions on Helicobacter pylori infection in gastritis and gastric carcinogenesis. The first part of the book covers topics related to the pathophysiology of gastric mucosal defense system and gas ...
  • Graphene - Synthesis, Characterization, Properties and Applications
    Graphene - Synthesis, Characterization, Properties and Applications
    Edited by Jian Ru Gong
    ISBN 978-953-307-292-0,
    194 pages, September, 2011
    The discovery of graphene has led to a deluge of international research interest, and this new material in the field of materials science and condensed-matter physics has revealed a cornucopia of new physics and potential applications. This collectio ...
  • Management of Epilepsy - Research, Results and Treatment
    Management of Epilepsy - Research, Results and Treatment
    Edited by Mintaze Kerem Gunel
    ISBN 978-953-307-680-5,
    204 pages, September, 2011
    Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders, with a prevalence of 4-10/1000. The book contains the practical methods to approaching the classification and diagnosis of epilepsy, and provides information on management. Epilepsy is a comp ...
  • Systems and Computational Biology - Bioinformatics and Computational Modeling
    Systems and Computational Biology - Bioinformatics and Computational Modeling
    Edited by Ning-Sun Yang
    ISBN 978-953-307-875-5,
    346 pages, September, 2011
    Whereas some "microarray" or "bioinformatics" scientists among us may have been criticized as doing "cataloging research", the majority of us believe that we are sincerely exploring new scientific and technological systems to benefit human health, hu ...
  • Soybean and Nutrition
    Soybean and Nutrition
    Edited by Hany El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-536-5,
    486 pages, September, 2011
    Worldwide, soybean seed proteins represent a major source of amino acids for human and animal nutrition. Soybean seeds are an important and economical source of protein in the diet of many developed and developing countries. Soy is a complete protein ...
  • Soybean and Health
    Soybean and Health
    Edited by Hany El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-535-8,
    512 pages, September, 2011
    Worldwide, soybean seed proteins represent a major source of amino acids for human and animal nutrition. Soybean seeds are an important and economical source of protein in the diet of many developed and developing countries. Soy is a complete protein ...
  • Holography - Different Fields of Application
    Holography - Different Fields of Application
    Edited by Freddy Alberto Monroy Ramirez
    ISBN 978-953-307-635-5,
    158 pages, September, 2011
    This book depicts some differences from the typical scientific and technological literature on the theoretical study of holography and its applications. It offers topics that are not very commercial nor known, which will allow a different view of the ...