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  • Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Atherothrombosis - New Insights and Experimental Protocols
    Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Atherothrombosis - New Insights and Experimental Protocols
    Editor Mojca Bozic-Mijovski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2226-5
    150 pages, December, 2015
    Atherosclerosis and thrombosis are a major source of morbidity and mortality in the modern world. Great advances have been made in the past decades in our understanding of the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis and thrombus formation. This book offe ...
  • Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Editor Taner Demirer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2227-2
    206 pages, December, 2015
    This book documents the increased amount of stem cell-related research, basic and clinical applications as well as views for the future. The book covers a wide range of issues related to new developments and innovations in cell-based therapies dis ...
  • New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Chaoqun Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2228-9
    132 pages, December, 2015
    This book contains five chapters detailing significant advances in and applications of new turbulence theory and fluid dynamics modeling with a focus on wave propagation from arbitrary depths to shallow waters, computational modeling for predicting o ...
  • Herbicides, Agronomic Crops and Weed Biology
    Herbicides, Agronomic Crops and Weed Biology
    Editor Andrew Price, Jessica Kelton and Lina Sarunaite
    ISBN 978-953-51-2218-0
    180 pages, November, 2015
    Herbicides are one of the most widely used groups of pesticides worldwide for controlling weedy species in agricultural and non-crop settings. Due to the extensive use of herbicides and their value in weed management, herbicide research remains cruci ...
  • Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Editor Doaa Hashad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2221-0
    216 pages, November, 2015
    Gene therapy is becoming a promising technology for the management of many human diseases. Hereditary and acquired disorders can both be tackled using the technique of gene therapy. This book provides detailed, up-to-date topics addressing basic prin ...
  • Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge
    Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge
    Editor Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2222-7
    138 pages, November, 2015
    Antibiotic resistance has become a worldwide health issue, globally recognized as the first priority by WHO. Many forms of resistance can spread with remarkable speed and cross international boundaries. World health leaders are devoting efforts to ...
  • Thermoplastic Elastomers - Synthesis and Applications
    Thermoplastic Elastomers - Synthesis and Applications
    Editor Chapal Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-2223-4
    176 pages, November, 2015
    Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), commonly known as thermoplastic rubbers, are a category of copolymers having thermoplastic and elastomeric characteristics. A TPE is a rubbery material with properties very close to those of conventional vulcanized ru ...
  • Superalloys
    Superalloys
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2212-8
    344 pages, November, 2015
    Superalloy, or high-performance alloy, is an alloy that exhibits several key characteristics: excellent mechanical strength, resistance to thermal creep deformation, good surface stability, and resistance to corrosion or oxidation. The crystal struct ...