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  • Current Frontiers in Cryopreservation
    Current Frontiers in Cryopreservation
    Editor 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 ...
  • Problems, Perspectives and Challenges of Agricultural Water Management
    Problems, Perspectives and Challenges of Agricultural Water Management
    Editor Manish Kumar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0117-8,
    468 pages, March, 2012
    Food security emerged as an issue in the first decade of the 21st Century, questioning the sustainability of the human race, which is inevitably related directly to the agricultural water management that has multifaceted dimensions and requires inter ...
  • Current Frontiers in Cryobiology
    Current Frontiers in Cryobiology
    Editor Igor I. Katkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0191-8,
    592 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 ...
  • Transgenic Plants - Advances and Limitations
    Transgenic Plants - Advances and Limitations
    Editor Yelda Özden Çiftçi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0181-9,
    490 pages, March, 2012
    Development of efficient transformation protocols is becoming a complementary strategy to conventional breeding techniques for the improvement of crops. Thus, Transgenic Plants - Advances and Limitations covers the recent advances carried on improvem ...
  • Forest Ecosystems - More than Just Trees
    Forest Ecosystems - More than Just Trees
    Editor Juan A. Blanco and Yueh-Hsin Lo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0202-1,
    480 pages, March, 2012
    The common idea for many people is that forests are just a collection of trees. However, they are much more than that. They are a complex, functional system of interacting and often interdependent biological, physical, and chemical components, the bi ...
  • Current Topics in Phylogenetics and Phylogeography of Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems
    Current Topics in Phylogenetics and Phylogeography of Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems
    Editor Kesara Anamthawat-Jónsson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0217-5,
    156 pages, March, 2012
    Mapping phylogenetics on geographical scales is one of the most important scientific aspects of bioscience research. Changes in the environment have evidently shaped the geographical distribution of organisms on land and in the oceans seen today. Ove ...
  • 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 ...