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  • Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Editor Doaa Hashad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2221-0,
    216 pages, November, 2015
    Gene therapy is becoming a promising technology for the management of many human diseases. Hereditary and acquired disorders can both be tackled using the technique of gene therapy. This book provides detailed, up-to-date topics addressing basic prin ...
  • Health Problems in Down Syndrome
    Health Problems in Down Syndrome
    Editor Subrata Dey
    ISBN 978-953-51-2154-1,
    132 pages, September, 2015
    This book provides a concise yet comprehensive source of current information on Down syndrome. It focuses on exciting areas of research on diseases associated with Down syndrome. Inside, you will find state-of-the-art information on diseases associat ...
  • Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research
    Editor Dennis Wat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2152-7,
    390 pages, August, 2015
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research provides the latest research and clinical evidence that will be useful for clinicians, scientists and researchers to further their knowledge around this fascinating condition. The authors have brought alon ...
  • Down Syndrome
    Down Syndrome
    Editor Subrata Kumar Dey
    ISBN 978-953-51-1036-1,
    270 pages, March, 2013
    Down syndrome, the most cutting-edge book in the field congenital disorders. This book features up-to-date, well referenced research and review articles on Down syndrome. Research workers, scientists, medical graduates and pediatricians will find it ...
  • Novel Gene Therapy Approaches
    Novel Gene Therapy Approaches
    Editor Ming Wei and David Good
    ISBN 978-953-51-0966-2,
    404 pages, February, 2013
    Gene therapy has the potential to be a tailor-made therapeutic with increased specificity and decreased side effects that can offer a "cure" for many disorders. The aim of this book is to provide up-to-date reviews of the rapidly growing field of ge ...
  • Genetic Disorders
    Genetic Disorders
    Editor Maria Puiu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0886-3,
    352 pages, January, 2013
    Human genetics is the medical field with the most rapid progress. This book aims to provide an overview on some of the latest developments in several genetic diseases. It contains 14 chapters focused on various genetic disorders addressing epidemiolo ...
  • Studies in Population Genetics
    Studies in Population Genetics
    Editor M. Carmen Fusté
    ISBN 978-953-51-0588-6,
    178 pages, August, 2012
    This book deals with central concepts in population genetics, describing the main evolutionary processes that influence the allele frequency distribution and change. The different chapters discuss topics such as population size and structure, migrati ...
  • Muscular Dystrophy
    Muscular Dystrophy
    Editor Madhuri Hegde and Arunkanth Ankala
    ISBN 978-953-51-0603-6,
    554 pages, May, 2012
    With more than 30 different types and subtypes known and many more yet to be classified and characterized, muscular dystrophy is a highly heterogeneous group of inherited neuromuscular disorders. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the var ...