Open Access Books » Life Sciences

Our collection of 424 books.

  • Advances in the Preclinical Study of Ischemic Stroke
    Advances in the Preclinical Study of Ischemic Stroke
    Edited by 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 ...
  • The Biosphere
    The Biosphere
    Edited by Natarajan Ishwaran
    ISBN 978-953-51-0292-2,
    314 pages, March, 2012
    In this book entitled "The Biosphere", researchers from all regions of the world report on their findings to explore the origins, evolution, ecosystems and resource utilization patterns of the biosphere. Some describe the complexities and challenges ...
  • Advances in Embryo Transfer
    Advances in Embryo Transfer
    Edited by Bin Wu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0318-9,
    260 pages, March, 2012
    Embryo transfer has become one of the prominent high businesses worldwide. This book updates and reviews some new developed theories and technologies in the human embryo transfer and mainly focus on discussing some encountered problems during embryo ...
  • Current Frontiers in Cryopreservation
    Current Frontiers in Cryopreservation
    Edited by Igor I. Katkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0302-8,
    480 pages, March, 2012
    Almost a decade has passed since the last textbook on the science of cryobiology, Life in the Frozen State, was published. Recently, there have been some serious tectonic shifts in cryobiology which were perhaps not seen on the surface but will have ...
  • Bacteriophages
    Edited by Ipek Kurtboke
    ISBN 978-953-51-0272-4,
    268 pages, March, 2012
    Bacteriophages have received attention as biological control agents since their discovery and recently their value as tools has been further emphasized in many different fields of microbiology. Particularly, in drug design and development programs, p ...
  • Genetic Diversity in Plants
    Genetic Diversity in Plants
    Edited by Mahmut Çalişkan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0185-7,
    510 pages, March, 2012
    Genetic diversity is of fundamental importance in the continuity of a species as it provides the necessary adaptation to the prevailing biotic and abiotic environmental conditions, and enables change in the genetic composition to cope with changes in ...
  • Parasitology
    Edited by Mohammad Manjur Shah
    ISBN 978-953-51-0149-9,
    216 pages, March, 2012
    Parasitology is an established discipline that covers a wide area of subjects, ranging from the basics (study of life cycle, ecology, epidemiology, taxonomy, biodiversity, etc) to the advanced and applied aspects (human and animal related, although ...
  • Biotechnology - Molecular Studies and Novel Applications for Improved Quality of Human Life
    Biotechnology - Molecular Studies and Novel Applications for Improved Quality of Human Life
    Edited by Reda Helmy Sammour
    ISBN 978-953-51-0151-2,
    250 pages, March, 2012
    This book deals with the importance of application of molecular biology as an approach of biotechnology for improvement of the quality of human life. One of the interesting topics in this field, is the identification of the organisms that produce bio ...