InTech Books

  • Meiosis
    Meiosis
    Editor Carol Bernstein and Harris Bernstein
    ISBN 978-953-51-1197-9
    123 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3408 times.
    Meiosis is the key process underlying sexual reproduction in eukaryotes, occurring in single-celled eukaryotes and in most multicellular eukaryotes including animals and most plants. Thus meiosis is of considerable interest, both at the scientific le ...
  • Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
    Editor Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Cristiano Eirale
    ISBN 978-953-51-1198-6
    324 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10230 times.
    Muscle tears are one of the most common pathologies in sport and one of the most frequent causes of sport activity suspension. The purpose of this book is to review the state of the art of the actual knowledge on muscle tears in athletes, in particul ...
  • Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical ...
    Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical  ...
    Editor Theo van de Ven and Louis Godbout
    ISBN 978-953-51-1191-7
    304 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8686 times.
    This book on cellulose, the second in a series of three, deals with the many applications of cellulose, both established ones and those that are emerging. It shows the richness in the way cellulose can be modified to serve a large variety of function ...
  • Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Editor Theo van de Ven and John Kadla
    ISBN 978-953-51-1172-6
    226 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5912 times.
    Cellulose is only one of the components of biomass, although being the most abundant. To make useful chemicals or materials from cellulose requires as the first step the separation of cellulose from biomass. Various issues of cellulose extraction and ...
  • Natural Disasters - Multifaceted Asp ...
    Natural Disasters - Multifaceted Asp ...
    Editor Olga Petrucci
    ISBN 978-953-51-1190-0
    113 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 2538 times.
    This book is an overview of the complex and multifaceted topic of natural disasters impact. Several possible approaches can be undertaken to assess economic, psychological, societal or environmental damage caused by natural disasters, aiming to reduc ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Editor Deepa Bhartiya and Nibedita Lenka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1192-4
    628 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21066 times.
    Stem cells have generated a lot of excitement among the researchers, clinicians and the public alike. Various types of stem cells are being evaluated for their regenerative potential. Marginal benefit resulting by transplanting autologus stem cells ...
  • Mechanism of Sedimentary Basin Forma ...
    Mechanism of Sedimentary Basin Forma ...
    Editor Yasuto Itoh
    ISBN 978-953-51-1193-1
    304 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11778 times.
    This book is devoted to the mechanisms of sedimentary basin formation on active plate margins, which show enormous diversity reflecting complex tectonic processes. Multidisciplinary approach pursuing basin-forming mechanism is based on geology, sedim ...
  • Management Strategies to Adapt Alpin ...
    Management Strategies to Adapt Alpin ...
    Editor Gillian Ann Cerbu, Marc Hanewinkel, Giacomo Gerosa and Robert Jandl
    ISBN 978-953-51-1194-8
    383 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4762 times.
    Climate scenarios suggest that current forest stands will face radically different temperature and precipitation conditions in the future. Developing future strategies for forest management in the face of uncertain and highly variable forecasts of fu ...