Open Access Books » Life Sciences

Our collection of 440 books.

  • Zoology
    Edited by Maria-Dolores Garcia
    ISBN 978-953-51-0360-8,
    224 pages, March, 2012
    The present book is not a classical manual on Zoology and the reader should not expect to find the usual treatment of animal groups. As a consequence, some people may feel disappointed when consulting the index, mainly if searching for something that ...
  • Biophysics
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Molecular Virology
    Molecular Virology
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Serological Diagnosis of Certain Human, Animal and Plant Diseases
    Serological Diagnosis of Certain Human, Animal and Plant Diseases
    Edited by Moslih Al-Moslih
    ISBN 978-953-51-0370-7,
    170 pages, March, 2012
    This book explains the concept of serological methods used in laboratory diagnoses of certain bacteria, mycoplasmas, viruses in humans, animals and plants, certain parasitic agents as well as autoimmune disease. The authors present up-to-date informa ...
  • Point Mutation
    Point Mutation
    Edited by Colin Logie
    ISBN 978-953-51-0331-8,
    352 pages, March, 2012
    This book concerns the signatures left behind in chromosomes by the forces that drive DNA code evolution in the form of DNA nucleotide substitutions. Since the genetic code predetermines the molecular basis of life, it could have been about any aspec ...
  • Phenology and Climate Change
    Phenology and Climate Change
    Edited by Xiaoyang Zhang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0336-3,
    332 pages, March, 2012
    Phenology, a study of animal and plant life cycle, is one of the most obvious and direct phenomena on our planet. The timing of phenological events provides vital information for climate change investigation, natural resource management, carbon seque ...
  • Affinity Chromatography
    Affinity Chromatography
    Edited by Sameh Magdeldin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0325-7,
    356 pages, March, 2012
    Most will agree that one major achievement in the bio-separation techniques is affinity chromatography. This coined terminology covers a myriad of separation approaches that relies mainly on reversible adsorption of biomolecules through biospecific i ...
  • Phytochemicals - A Global Perspective of Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Phytochemicals - A Global Perspective of Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Edited by Venketeshwer Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0296-0,
    548 pages, March, 2012
    Phytochemicals are biologically active compounds present in plants used for food and medicine. A great deal of interest has been generated recently in the isolation, characterization and biological activity of these phytochemicals. This book is in re ...