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  • Microsatellite Markers
    Microsatellite Markers NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2798-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2797-0,
    250 pages, November, 2016
    Microsatellite or so-called simple sequence repeat (SSR) markers have been one of the most reliable molecular markers derived from the DNA molecule, which were widely and successfully used for more than 25 years in the genetic studies of environmenta ...
  • Cryopreservation in Eukaryotes
    Cryopreservation in Eukaryotes NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Francisco Marco-Jiménez and Hülya Akdemir
    ISBN 978-953-51-2780-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2779-6,
    226 pages, November, 2016
    Since accidentally discovering the ability of glycerol on protecting cells from freezing damage, many researchers have been pursuing to develop cryopreservation methods of a very wide range of cells and some tissues, and these have found widespread a ...
  • Telomere - A Complex End of a Chromosome
    Telomere - A Complex End of a Chromosome NEW
    Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2753-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2752-9,
    224 pages, November, 2016
    This book, Telomere - A Complex End of a Chromosome, is organized into nine chapters containing the latest aspects of the current knowledge about the structure of telomeres and the crucial role that telomerase plays not only in maintaining chromosoma ...
  • Autophagy in Current Trends in Cellular Physiology and Pathology
    Autophagy in Current Trends in Cellular Physiology and Pathology
    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 ...
  • Free Radicals and Diseases
    Free Radicals and Diseases
    Edited by Rizwan Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2747-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2746-8,
    416 pages, October, 2016
    The current volume entitled, "Free Radicals and Diseases" integrates knowledge in free radical-associated diseases from the basic level to the advanced level, and from the bench side to bed side. The chapters in this book provide an extensive overvie ...
  • Tumor Metastasis
    Tumor Metastasis
    Edited by Ke Xu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2631-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2630-0,
    264 pages, September, 2016
    Metastasis is the major cause of cancer-related death. It is a multistep process. The mechanism underlying metastasis is complicated and poorly understood. Recent advances in tumor metastasis research have led to improved diagnosis and clinical manag ...
  • Catalytic Application of Nano-Gold Catalysts
    Catalytic Application of Nano-Gold Catalysts
    Edited by Neeraj Kumar Mishra
    ISBN 978-953-51-2641-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2640-9,
    138 pages, August, 2016
    Gold, considered catalytically inactive for a long time, is now a fascinating partner of modern chemistry, as scientists such as Bond, Teles, Haruta, Hutchings, Ito and Hayashi opened new perspectives for the whole synthetic chemist community. Recent ...
  • Molecular Mechanisms of the Aging Process and Rejuvenation
    Molecular Mechanisms of the Aging Process and Rejuvenation
    Edited by Naofumi Shiomi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2569-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2568-6,
    124 pages, August, 2016
    Numerous studies had been performed to elucidate the mechanisms of aging and to achieve rejuvenation, with some success reported in recent years. However, at present, the findings from those studies are not sufficient to resolve the issue of aging. T ...