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  • Advances in Silage Production and Ut ...
    Advances in Silage Production and Ut ...
    Edited by Thiago da Silva and Edson Mauro Santos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2778-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2777-2,
    204 pages, November, 2016
    Ensiling is a technique that is used to store food, mainly vegetable crops, to feed the herd when the forage supply from the pastures is not enough to maintain the productive performance of the ruminant animals. However, silage can also be used as su ...
  • Plant Growth
    Plant Growth
    Edited by Everlon Cid Rigobelo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2772-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2771-0,
    230 pages, November, 2016
    Over the last few decades, the prevalence of studies about plant growth has dramatically grown in most regions of the world. Many aspects have been investigated related to this phenomenon. If we can gain understanding of how plants grow, then we may ...
  • Sickle Cell Disease - Pain and Commo ...
    Sickle Cell Disease - Pain and Commo ...
    Edited by Baba Psalm Duniya Inusa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2767-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2766-6,
    280 pages, November, 2016
    This book addresses a wide range of clinically relevant topics and issues in sickle cell disease. This is written by experts in their own field offering a robust, engaging discussion about the presentations and mechanisms of actions in the multiple c ...
  • Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phe ...
    Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phe ...
    Edited by Jagannathan Thirumalai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2763-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2762-8,
    386 pages, November, 2016
    The aim of this book is to give readers a broad review of topical worldwide advancements in theoretical and experimental facts, instrumentation and practical applications erudite by luminescent materials and their prospects in dealing with different ...
  • Autophagy in Current Trends in Cellu ...
    Autophagy in Current Trends in Cellu ...
    Edited by Nikolai V. Gorbunov and Marion Schneider
    ISBN 978-953-51-2727-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2726-0,
    524 pages, November, 2016
    Autophagy in Current Trends in Cellular Physiology and Pathology is addressed to one of the fundamental molecular mechanisms - autophagy- evolutionarily adopted by cells for processing of unnecessary or malfunctioned constituents and shaping intracel ...
  • Tropical Forests - The Challenges of ...
    Tropical Forests - The Challenges of ...
    Edited by Juan A. Blanco, Shih-Chieh Chang and Yueh-Hsin Lo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2759-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2758-1,
    136 pages, November, 2016
    Large regions of the planet have been transformed from their natural composition into different human-made landscapes (farmlands, forest plantations, pastures, etc.). Such process, called land use change, is one of the major components of the current ...
  • Contemporary Challenges in Endocarditis
    Contemporary Challenges in Endocarditis
    Edited by Michael S. Firstenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-2770-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2769-7,
    176 pages, November, 2016
    Endocarditis remains an elusive challenge for clinicians to master. As the population ages and their comorbidities increase, the risk of infecting cardiac structures - both native and, the ever-increasing use of, prosthetic support technology - also ...
  • Epidemiology of Communicable and Non ...
    Epidemiology of Communicable and Non ...
    Edited by Fyson H. Kasenga
    ISBN 978-953-51-2741-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2740-6,
    134 pages, November, 2016
    Human sufferings, including deaths, can be reduced or avoided by applying routine principles of hygiene in individuals' lives. Some hygiene routines are purely simple remedies, which are inexpensive, affordable, acceptable and easily accessible. It i ...