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  • Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Soybean Physiology and Biochemistry
    Editor Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-307-534-1,
    498 pages, November, 2011
    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,
    546 pages, October, 2011
    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 ...
  • Plants and Environment
    Plants and Environment
    Editor Hemanth KN. Vasanthaiah and Devaiah Kambiranda
    ISBN 978-953-307-779-6,
    284 pages, October, 2011
    Changing environmental condition and global population demands understanding the plant responses to hostile environment. Significant progress has been made over the past few decades through amalgamation of molecular breeding with non-conventional bre ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Pesticides Use and Management
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-459-7,
    532 pages, October, 2011
    This book brings together issues on pesticides and biopesticides use with the related subjects of pesticides management and sustainable development. It contains 24 chapters organized in three sections. The first book section supplies an overview on t ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Trends in Pesticides Analysis
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Trends in Pesticides Analysis
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-437-5,
    526 pages, October, 2011
    The book offers a professional look on the recent achievements and emerging trends in pesticides analysis, including pesticides identification and characterization. The 20 chapters are organized in three sections. The first book section addresses iss ...
  • Aflatoxins - Detection, Measurement and Control
    Aflatoxins - Detection, Measurement and Control
    Editor Irineo Torres-Pacheco
    ISBN 978-953-307-711-6,
    376 pages, October, 2011
    This book is divided into three sections. The section called Aflatoxin Contamination discusses the importance that this subject has for a country like the case of China and mentions examples that illustrate the ubiquity of aflatoxins in various commo ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Risks and Benefits
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Risks and Benefits
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-458-0,
    572 pages, October, 2011
    This book is a compilation of 29 chapters focused on: pesticides and food production, environmental effects of pesticides, and pesticides mobility, transport and fate. The first book section addresses the benefits of the pest control for crop protect ...
  • Pesticides in the Modern World - Pests Control and Pesticides Exposure and Toxicity Assessment
    Pesticides in the Modern World - Pests Control and Pesticides Exposure and Toxicity Assessment
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva
    ISBN 978-953-307-457-3,
    626 pages, October, 2011
    The present book is a collection of selected original research articles and reviews providing adequate and up-to-date information related to pesticides control, assessment, and toxicity. The first section covers a large spectrum of issues associated ...