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  • New Advances and Contributions to Forestry Research
    New Advances and Contributions to Forestry Research
    Edited by Andrew Akwasi Oteng-Amoako
    ISBN 978-953-51-0529-9,
    268 pages, April, 2012
    New Advances and Contributions to Forestry Research consists of 14 chapters divided into three sections and is authored by 48 researchers from 16 countries and all five continents. Section Whither the Use of Forest Resources, authored by 16 researche ...
  • Oxidative Stress - Molecular Mechanisms and Biological Effects
    Oxidative Stress - Molecular Mechanisms and Biological Effects
    Edited by Volodymyr Lushchak and Halyna M. Semchyshyn
    ISBN 978-953-51-0554-1,
    374 pages, April, 2012
    Since the discovery of free radicals in biological systems researchers have been highly interested in their interaction with biological molecules. Denoted in 1980, and due to fruitful results and ideas, oxidative stress is now appreciated by both bas ...
  • Current Frontiers and Perspectives in Cell Biology
    Current Frontiers and Perspectives in Cell Biology
    Edited by Stevo Najman
    ISBN 978-953-51-0544-2,
    574 pages, April, 2012
    A numerous internationally renowned authors in the pages of this book present the views of the fields of cell biology and their own research results or review of current knowledge. Chapters are divided into five sections that are dedicated to cell st ...
  • Global Perspectives on Sustainable Forest Management
    Global Perspectives on Sustainable Forest Management
    Edited by Okia Clement Akais
    ISBN 978-953-51-0569-5,
    314 pages, April, 2012
    This book is dedicated to global perspectives on sustainable forest management. It focuses on a need to move away from purely protective management of forests to innovative approaches for multiple use and management of forest resources. The book is d ...
  • Advances in Selected Plant Physiology Aspects
    Advances in Selected Plant Physiology Aspects badge
    Edited by Giuseppe Montanaro and Bartolomeo Dichio
    ISBN 978-953-51-0557-2,
    398 pages, April, 2012
    The book provides general principles and new insights of some plant physiology aspects covering abiotic stress, plant water relations, mineral nutrition and reproduction. Plant response to reduced water availability and other abiotic stress (e.g. me ...
  • Oxidative Stress and Diseases
    Oxidative Stress and Diseases
    Edited by Volodymyr I. Lushchak and Dmytro V. Gospodaryov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0552-7,
    624 pages, April, 2012
    The development of hypothesis of oxidative stress in the 1980s stimulated the interest of biological and biomedical sciences that extends to this day. The contributions in this book provide the reader with the knowledge accumulated to date on the inv ...
  • Miscellanea on Encephalopathies - A Second Look
    Miscellanea on Encephalopathies - A Second Look
    Edited by Radu Tanasescu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0558-9,
    400 pages, April, 2012
    The book project “Miscellanea on Encephalopathies-a second look” aims to cover some of the important aspects regarding metabolic, hypoxic, neoplasm- and drug-related encephalopathies, by transmitting valuable information filtered through the real ...
  • DNA Sequencing - Methods and Applications
    DNA Sequencing - Methods and Applications
    Edited by Anjana Munshi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0564-0,
    184 pages, April, 2012
    This book illustrates methods of DNA sequencing and its application in plant, animal and medical sciences. It has two distinct sections. The one includes 2 chapters devoted to the DNA sequencing methods and the second includes 6 chapters focusing on ...