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  • Morphometrics
    Editor Christina Wahl
    ISBN 978-953-51-0172-7
    120 pages, March, 2012
    It is human nature to measure things, and this holds true for science as well as everyday life. The five papers in this book demonstrate the usefulness of a morphometric approach to a variety of subjects in natural history, including systematics, ph ...
  • Recent Trends in Cytogenetic Studies - Methodologies and Applications
    Recent Trends in Cytogenetic Studies - Methodologies and Applications
    Editor Padma Tirunilai
    ISBN 978-953-51-0178-9
    156 pages, March, 2012
    Recent Trends in Cytogenetic Studies - Methodologies and Applications deals with recent trends in cytogenetics with minute details of methodologies that can be adopted in clinical laboratories. The chapters deal with basic methods of primary cultures ...
  • Marine Ecosystems
    Marine Ecosystems
    Editor Antonio Cruzado
    ISBN 978-953-51-0176-5
    322 pages, March, 2012
    Marine ecosystems, a very wide topic, includes many different processes, groups of organisms and geographical peculiarities. The objective of this book is to present various topics of great importance for understanding the marine ecosystems, what the ...
  • Applied Photosynthesis
    Applied Photosynthesis
    Editor Mohammad Mahdi Najafpour
    ISBN 978-953-51-0061-4
    432 pages, March, 2012
    Photosynthesis is one of the most important reactions on Earth, and it is a scientific field that is intrinsically interdisciplinary, with many research groups examining it. This book is aimed at providing applied aspects of photosynthesis. Different ...
  • Bioenergetics
    Editor Kevin Clark
    ISBN 978-953-51-0090-4
    292 pages, March, 2012
    Cellular life depends upon energy storage, transformation, utilization, and exchange in order to optimally function and to stay-off death. The over 200-year-old study of how cells transform biological fuels into usable energy, a process broadly known ...
  • Brain Injury - Functional Aspects, Rehabilitation and Prevention
    Brain Injury - Functional Aspects, Rehabilitation and Prevention
    Editor Amit Agrawal
    ISBN 978-953-51-0121-5
    236 pages, March, 2012
    The present two volume book "Brain Injury" is distinctive in its presentation and includes a wealth of updated information on many aspects in the field of brain injury. The Book is devoted to the pathogenesis of brain injury, concepts in cerebral blo ...
  • Meningiomas - Management and Surgery
    Meningiomas - Management and Surgery
    Editor Daniel Monleon
    ISBN 978-953-51-0175-8
    146 pages, March, 2012
    This book is aimed at neurosurgeons with an interest in updating their knowledge on the latest state of meningiomas surgery and management. The book is focused at performing a portrait of that what is state of the art in management of meningiomas. Al ...
  • 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 ...