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  • Molecular Interactions
    Molecular Interactions
    Editor Aurelia Meghea
    ISBN 978-953-51-0079-9
    382 pages, February, 2012
    In a classical approach materials science is mainly dealing with interatomic interactions within molecules, without paying much interest on weak intermolecular interactions. However, the variety of structures actually is the result of weak ordering b ...
  • Analysis of Genetic Variation in Animals
    Analysis of Genetic Variation in Animals
    Editor Mahmut Caliskan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0093-5
    372 pages, February, 2012
    Analysis of Genetic Variation in Animals includes chapters revealing the magnitude of genetic variation existing in animal populations. The genetic diversity between and within populations displayed by molecular markers receive extensive interest due ...
  • Senescence
    Editor Tetsuji Nagata
    ISBN 978-953-51-0144-4
    862 pages, February, 2012
    The book "Senescence" is aimed to describe all the phenomena related to aging and senescence of all forms of life on Earth, i.e. plants, animals and the human beings. The book contains 36 carefully reviewed chapters written by different authors, aim ...
  • Weed Control
    Weed Control
    Editor Andrew J. Price
    ISBN 978-953-51-0159-8
    276 pages, February, 2012
    Crop loss due to weeds has challenged agricultural managers since man began to develop the first farming systems. In the past century, however, much progress has been made to reduce weed interference in crop settings through effective yet mostly non ...
  • Air Quality - Monitoring and Modeling
    Air Quality - Monitoring and Modeling
    Editor Sunil Kumar and Rakesh Kumar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0161-1
    240 pages, February, 2012
    The book reports research on relationship between fungal contamination and its health effects in large Asian cities, estimation of ambient air quality in Delhi, a qualitative study of air pollutants from road traffic, air quality in low-energy buildi ...
  • When Things Go Wrong - Diseases and ...
    When Things Go Wrong - Diseases and  ...
    Editor Theo Mantamadiotis
    ISBN 978-953-51-0111-6
    250 pages, February, 2012
    In this book we have experts writing on various neuroscience topics ranging from mental illness, syndromes, compulsive disorders, brain cancer and advances in therapies and imaging techniques. Although diverse, the topics provide an overview of an ar ...
  • Paresthesia
    Editor Luiz E. Imbelloni and Marildo A. Gouveia
    ISBN 978-953-51-0085-0
    100 pages, February, 2012
    Paresthesias are spontaneous or evoked abnormal sensations of tingling, burning, pricking, or numbness of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect. Patients generally describe a lancinating or burning pain, often associated with all ...
  • Meiosis - Molecular Mechanisms and C ...
    Meiosis - Molecular Mechanisms and C ...
    Editor Andrew Swan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0118-5
    472 pages, February, 2012
    Meiosis, the process of forming gametes in preparation for sexual reproduction, has long been a focus of intense study. Meiosis has been studied at the cytological, genetic, molecular and cellular levels. Studies in model systems have revealed common ...