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  • Viral Hepatitis - Selected Issues of Pathogenesis and Diagnostics
    Viral Hepatitis - Selected Issues of Pathogenesis and Diagnostics
    Editor Sergey L. Mukomolov
    ISBN 978-953-307-760-4,
    162 pages, November, 2011
    There are a lot of important issues related to viral hepatitis studies: molecular biology of viruses, laboratory diagnostics, epidemiology, treatment etc. However, there is a number of special textbooks and monographs on the subject. Considering this ...
  • Vasculogenesis and Angiogenesis - from Embryonic Development to Regenerative Medicine
    Vasculogenesis and Angiogenesis - from Embryonic Development to Regenerative Medicine
    Editor Dan T. Simionescu and Agneta Simionescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-882-3,
    238 pages, November, 2011
    Vasculogenesis is the process of new blood vessel formation during embryonic development of the cardiovascular system. This is followed by formation of a vascular tree and finally the cardiovascular system with the myriad of blood vessels that nouris ...
  • Global Bioethics - Perspective for Human Survival
    Global Bioethics - Perspective for Human Survival
    Editor Brunetto Chiarelli
    ISBN 978-953-307-537-2,
    160 pages, November, 2011
    Two new factor have been added to the ideological change in the second half of the past century: the “ecological impact” of humankind on the environment due to the population increase; and the “ innovative impact of science, first with atomic ...
  • Quality Control of Herbal Medicines and Related Areas
    Quality Control of Herbal Medicines and Related Areas
    Editor Yukihiro Shoyama
    ISBN 978-953-307-682-9,
    292 pages, November, 2011
    The authors of this thematic issue provide a comprehensive summary of most recent knowledge and references on quality control in wide fields. Quality control is essential for natural products like natural medicine and related food products. In this ...
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Editor Jianyuan Chai
    ISBN 978-953-307-976-9,
    500 pages, November, 2011
    Peptic ulcer disease is one of the most common chronic infections in human population. Despite centuries of study, it still troubles a lot of people, especially in the third world countries, and it can lead to other more serious complications such as ...
  • Topics in the Prevention, Treatment and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Topics in the Prevention, Treatment and Complications of Type 2 Diabetes
    Editor Mark B. Zimering
    ISBN 978-953-307-590-7,
    352 pages, November, 2011
    Type 2 diabetes is estimated to affect 120 million people worldwide- and according to projections from the World Health Organization this number is expected to double over the next two decades. Novel, cost-effective strategies are needed to reverse t ...
  • HIV-Host Interactions
    HIV-Host Interactions
    Editor Theresa L. Chang
    ISBN 978-953-307-442-9,
    376 pages, November, 2011
    HIV remains the major global health threat, and neither vaccine nor cure is available. Increasing our knowledge on HIV infection will help overcome the challenge of HIV/AIDS. This book covers several aspects of HIV-host interactions in vitro and in v ...
  • Skin Biopsy - Perspectives
    Skin Biopsy - Perspectives
    Editor Uday Khopkar
    ISBN 978-953-307-290-6,
    348 pages, November, 2011
    Skin Biopsy - Perspectives is a comprehensive compilation of articles that relate to the technique and applications of skin biopsy in diagnosing skin diseases. While there have been numerous treatises to date on the interpretation or description of s ...