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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Environmental Contamination
    Environmental Contamination
    Editor Jatin Kumar Srivastava
    ISBN 978-953-51-0120-8
    232 pages, February, 2012
    Nature minimizes the hazards, while man maximizes them. This is not an assumption, but a basic idea of the findings of scientists from all over the world. The last two centuries have witnessed the indiscriminate development and overexploitation of na ...
  • Perspectives on Nature Conservation ...
    Perspectives on Nature Conservation  ...
    Editor John Tiefenbacher
    ISBN 978-953-51-0033-1
    284 pages, February, 2012
    Perspectives on Nature Conservation demonstrates the diversity of information and viewpoints that are critical for appreciating the gaps and weaknesses in local, regional and hemispheric ecologies, and also for understanding the limitations and barri ...
  • Protein Engineering
    Protein Engineering
    Editor Pravin Kaumaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-0037-9
    354 pages, February, 2012
    A broad range of topics are covered by providing a solid foundation in protein engineering and supplies readers with knowledge essential to the design and production of proteins. This volume presents in-depth discussions of various methods for protei ...
  • Integrative Proteomics
    Integrative Proteomics
    Editor Hon-Chiu Eastwood Leung, Subject editors: Tsz-Kwong Man and Ricardo J. Flores
    ISBN 978-953-51-0070-6
    452 pages, February, 2012
    Proteomics was thought to be a natural extension after the field of genomics has deposited significant amount of data. However, simply taking a straight verbatim approach to catalog all proteins in all tissues of different organisms is not viable. Re ...
  • Genetic Diversity in Microorganisms
    Genetic Diversity in Microorganisms
    Editor Mahmut Caliskan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0064-5
    382 pages, February, 2012
    Genetic Diversity in Microorganisms presents chapters revealing the magnitude of genetic diversity of microorganisms living in different environmental conditions. The complexity and diversity of microbial populations is by far the highest among all l ...