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  • Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Recent Advances in Fish Farms
    Editor Faruk Aral and Zafer Doğu
    ISBN 978-953-307-759-8
    250 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 27880 times.
    The world keeps changing. There are always risks associated with change. To make careful risk assessment it is always needed to re-evaluate the information according to new findings in research. Scientific knowledge is essential in determining the st ...
  • Biodiversity Loss in a Changing Planet
    Biodiversity Loss in a Changing Planet
    Editor Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-707-9
    318 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 31354 times.
    Every ecosystem is a complex organization of carefully mixed life forms; a dynamic and particularly sensible system. Consequently, their progressive decline may accelerate climate change and vice versa, influencing flora and fauna composition and dis ...
  • Changing Diversity in Changing Environment
    Changing Diversity in Changing Environment
    Editor Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-796-3
    392 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 36071 times.
    As everybody knows, the dynamic interactions between biotic and abiotic factors, as well as the anthropic ones, considerably affect global climate changes and consequently biology, ecology and distribution of life forms of our planet. These important ...
  • Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use
    Editor Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora
    ISBN 978-953-307-706-2
    158 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 12538 times.
    Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use is a very interesting volume, including attractive overviews and original case studies mainly focused on socio-economical effects of the right management of the ecosystems biodiversity, as well as on ...
  • DNA Repair
    DNA Repair
    Editor Inna Kruman
    ISBN 978-953-307-697-3
    636 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 96699 times.
    The book consists of 31 chapters, divided into six parts. Each chapter is written by one or several experts in the corresponding area. The scope of the book varies from the DNA damage response and DNA repair mechanisms to evolutionary aspects of DNA ...
  • Soybean - Genetics and Novel Techniques for Yield Enhancement
    Soybean - Genetics and Novel Techniques for Yield Enhancement
    Editor Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-721-5
    326 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 26728 times.
    This book presents the importance of applying of novel genetics and breading technologies. The efficient genotype selections and gene transformations provide for generation of new and improved soybean cultivars, resistant to disease and environmental ...
  • Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Editor Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-534-1
    488 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 48314 times.
    Worldwide, soybean seed proteins represent a major source of amino acids for human and animal nutrition. Soybean seeds are an important and economical source of protein in the diet of many developed and developing countries. Soy is a complete protein ...
  • Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Recent Trends for Enhancing the Diversity and Quality of Soybean Products
    Editor Dora Krezhova
    ISBN 978-953-307-533-4
    536 pages, October, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 60056 times.
    This book presents new aspects and technologies for the applicability of soybean and soybean products in industry (human food, livestock feed, oil and biodiesel production, textile, medicine) as well as for future uses of some soybean sub-products. T ...