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Our collection of 394 books.

  • 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 Ischemic Stroke
    Advances in the Preclinical Study of Ischemic Stroke
    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 ...
  • Horticulture
    Editor Alejandro Isabel Luna Maldonado
    ISBN 978-953-51-0252-6,
    182 pages, March, 2012
    This book is about the novel aspects and future trends of the horticulture. The topics covered by this book are the effect of the climate and soil characteristics on the nitrogen balance, influence of fertilizers with prolongation effect, diversity i ...
  • DNA Methylation - From Genomics to Technology
    DNA Methylation - From Genomics to Technology
    Editor Tatiana Tatarinova and Owain Kerton
    ISBN 978-953-51-0320-2,
    400 pages, March, 2012
    Epigenetics is one of the most exciting and rapidly developing areas of modern genetics with applications in many disciplines from medicine to agriculture. The most common form of epigenetic modification is DNA methylation, which plays a key role in ...
  • Botany
    Editor John Kiogora Mworia
    ISBN 978-953-51-0355-4,
    236 pages, March, 2012
    This book is devoted to botany and covers topical issues in this diverse area of study. The contributions are designed for researchers, graduate students and professionals. The book also presents reviews of current issues in plant-environment intera ...