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Our collection of 397 books.

  • Phenology and Climate Change
    Phenology and Climate Change
    Editor Xiaoyang Zhang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0336-3,
    332 pages, March, 2012
    Phenology, a study of animal and plant life cycle, is one of the most obvious and direct phenomena on our planet. The timing of phenological events provides vital information for climate change investigation, natural resource management, carbon seque ...
  • Point Mutation
    Point Mutation
    Editor Colin Logie
    ISBN 978-953-51-0331-8,
    352 pages, March, 2012
    This book concerns the signatures left behind in chromosomes by the forces that drive DNA code evolution in the form of DNA nucleotide substitutions. Since the genetic code predetermines the molecular basis of life, it could have been about any aspec ...
  • Serological Diagnosis of Certain Hum ...
    Serological Diagnosis of Certain Hum ...
    Editor Moslih Al-Moslih
    ISBN 978-953-51-0370-7,
    170 pages, March, 2012
    This book explains the concept of serological methods used in laboratory diagnoses of certain bacteria, mycoplasmas, viruses in humans, animals and plants, certain parasitic agents as well as autoimmune disease. The authors present up-to-date informa ...
  • Molecular Virology
    Molecular Virology
    Editor Moses P. Adoga
    ISBN 978-953-51-0369-1,
    180 pages, March, 2012
    This book covers various aspects of Molecular Virology. The first chapter discusses HIV-1 reservoirs and latency and how these twin phenomena have remained a challenge to eradication. Aspects regarding the molecular evolution of hepatitis viruses in ...
  • Biophysics
    Editor A.N. Misra
    ISBN 978-953-51-0376-9,
    232 pages, March, 2012
    Biophysics is a vast cross-disciplinary subject encompassing the fields of biology, physics and computational biology etc in microbes, plants, animals and human being. Wide array of subjects from molecular, physiological and structural are covered i ...
  • Advances in the Preclinical Study of ...
    Advances in the Preclinical Study of ...
    Editor Maurizio Balestrino
    ISBN 978-953-51-0290-8,
    544 pages, March, 2012
    This book reports innovations in the preclinical study of stroke, including - novel tools and findings in animal models of stroke, - novel biochemical mechanisms through which ischemic damage may be both generated and limited, - novel pathways to ne ...
  • Neuroscience - Dealing With Frontiers
    Neuroscience - Dealing With Frontiers
    Editor Carlos M. Contreras
    ISBN 978-953-51-0207-6,
    440 pages, March, 2012
    The Neuronal Doctrine recently reached its 100th year and together with the development of psychopharmacology by the middle of 20th century promoted spectacular developments in the knowledge of the biological bases of behavior. The overwhelming amoun ...
  • Protein Interactions
    Protein Interactions
    Editor Jianfeng Cai and Rongsheng E. Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0244-1,
    474 pages, March, 2012
    Protein interactions, which include interactions between proteins and other biomolecules, are essential to all aspects of biological processes, such as cell growth, differentiation, and apoptosis. Therefore, investigation and modulation of protein in ...