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  • Composition and Function of the Extracellular Matrix in the Human Body
    Composition and Function of the Extracellular Matrix in the Human Body NEW
    Editor Francesco Travascio
    ISBN 978-953-51-2416-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2415-3,
    372 pages, June, 2016
    The extracellular matrix (ECM) is an ensemble of non-cellular components present within all tissues and organs of the human body. The ECM provides structural support for scaffolding cellular constituents and biochemical and biomechanical support for ...
  • Modern Tools for Genetic Engineering
    Modern Tools for Genetic Engineering
    Editor Michael S.D. Kormann
    ISBN 978-953-51-2234-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2392-7,
    224 pages, May, 2016
    Site-specific endonucleases create double-strand breaks within the genome and can be targeted to literally any genetic mutation. Together with a repair template, a correction of the defective locus becomes possible. This book offers insight into the ...
  • RNA Interference
    RNA Interference
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2272-2,
    456 pages, April, 2016
    RNA interference (RNAi), a hallmark of all biological sciences of twenty-first century, is an evolutionarily conserved and double-stranded RNA-dependent eukaryotic cell defense process. Opportunity to utilize an organisms own gene and to systematical ...
  • Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Editor Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-2261-6,
    198 pages, March, 2016
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of recent advances in Retrovirology, as well as general concepts of molecular biology of retroviral infections, immunopathology, diagnosis, and prevention, to current clinical recommendations in management of ...
  • Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2264-7,
    218 pages, March, 2016
    This edited book, "Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools", contains a series of chapters that highlight the development and status of the various aspects of the nucleic acids related to DNA chemistry and biology and the molecular app ...
  • Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Editor Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran and Yi Jiang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2248-7,
    398 pages, February, 2016
    This book presents an introductory overview of Actinobacteria with three main divisions: taxonomic principles, bioprospecting, and agriculture and industrial utility, which covers isolation, cultivation methods, and identification of Actinobacteria a ...
  • Next Generation Sequencing - Advances, Applications and Challenges
    Next Generation Sequencing - Advances, Applications and Challenges
    Editor Jerzy K Kulski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2240-1,
    462 pages, January, 2016
    Next generation sequencing (NGS) has surpassed the traditional Sanger sequencing method to become the main choice for large-scale, genome-wide sequencing studies with ultra-high-throughput production and a huge reduction in costs. The NGS technologie ...
  • Cell Death - Autophagy, Apoptosis and Necrosis
    Cell Death - Autophagy, Apoptosis and Necrosis
    Editor Tobias M. Ntuli
    ISBN 978-953-51-2236-4,
    444 pages, December, 2015
    This book is a collection of selected and relevant research, concerning the developments within the Cell Death field of study. Each contribution comes as a separate chapter complete in itself but directly related to the books topics and objectives. T ...