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  • Genetics and Pathophysiology of Esse ...
    Genetics and Pathophysiology of Esse ...
    Editor Madhu Khullar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0282-3,
    246 pages, March, 2012
    This book, authored by renowned researchers in the field of Hypertension Research, details the state of the art knowledge in genetics, genomics and pathophysiology of Essential hypertension, specifically the genetic determinants of hypertension and r ...
  • Current Frontiers in Cryobiology
    Current Frontiers in Cryobiology
    Editor Igor I. Katkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0191-8,
    592 pages, March, 2012
    Almost a decade has passed since the last textbook on the science of cryobiology, Life in the Frozen State, was published. Recently, there have been some serious tectonic shifts in cryobiology which were perhaps not seen on the surface but will have ...
  • Applications of Immunocytochemistry
    Applications of Immunocytochemistry
    Editor Hesam Dehghani
    ISBN 978-953-51-0229-8,
    330 pages, March, 2012
    Immunocytochemistry is classically defined as a procedure to detect antigens in cellular contexts using antibodies. However, over the years many aspects of this procedure have evolved within a plethora of experimental setups. There are different ways ...
  • Atomic Force Microscopy Investigatio ...
    Atomic Force Microscopy Investigatio ...
    Editor Christopher L. Frewin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0114-7,
    370 pages, March, 2012
    The atomic force microscope (AFM) has become one of the leading nanoscale measurement techniques for materials science since its creation in the 1980's, but has been gaining popularity in a seemingly unrelated field of science: biology. The AFM natur ...
  • Transgenic Plants - Advances and Lim ...
    Transgenic Plants - Advances and Lim ...
    Editor Yelda Özden Çiftçi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0181-9,
    490 pages, March, 2012
    Development of efficient transformation protocols is becoming a complementary strategy to conventional breeding techniques for the improvement of crops. Thus, Transgenic Plants - Advances and Limitations covers the recent advances carried on improvem ...
  • Forest Ecosystems - More than Just Trees
    Forest Ecosystems - More than Just Trees
    Editor Juan A. Blanco and Yueh-Hsin Lo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0202-1,
    480 pages, March, 2012
    The common idea for many people is that forests are just a collection of trees. However, they are much more than that. They are a complex, functional system of interacting and often interdependent biological, physical, and chemical components, the bi ...
  • Current Topics in Phylogenetics and ...
    Current Topics in Phylogenetics and  ...
    Editor Kesara Anamthawat-Jónsson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0217-5,
    156 pages, March, 2012
    Mapping phylogenetics on geographical scales is one of the most important scientific aspects of bioscience research. Changes in the environment have evidently shaped the geographical distribution of organisms on land and in the oceans seen today. Ove ...
  • Biochemical Testing
    Biochemical Testing
    Editor Jose C. Jimenez-Lopez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0249-6,
    226 pages, March, 2012
    Biochemical testing necessitates the determination of different parameters, and the identification of the main biological chemical compounds, by using molecular and biochemical tools. The purpose of this book is to introduce a variety of methods and ...