Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Gel Electrophoresis - Advanced Techniques
    Gel Electrophoresis - Advanced Techniques
    Editor Sameh Magdeldin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0457-5
    512 pages, April, 2012
    As a basic concept, gel electrophoresis is a biotechnology technique in which macromolecules such as DNA, RNA or protein are fractionated according to their physical properties such as molecular weight or charge. These molecules are forced through a ...
  • Gel Electrophoresis - Principles and Basics
    Gel Electrophoresis - Principles and Basics
    Editor Sameh Magdeldin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0458-2
    376 pages, April, 2012
    Most will agree that gel electrophoresis is one of the basic pillars of molecular biology. This coined terminology covers a myriad of gel-based separation approaches that rely mainly on fractionating biomolecules under electrophoretic current based m ...
  • Protein-Protein Interactions - Computational and Experimental Tools
    Protein-Protein Interactions - Computational and Experimental Tools
    Editor Weibo Cai and Hao Hong
    ISBN 978-953-51-0397-4
    484 pages, March, 2012
    Proteins are indispensable players in virtually all biological events. The functions of proteins are coordinated through intricate regulatory networks of transient protein-protein interactions (PPIs). To predict and/or study PPIs, a wide variety of t ...
  • Patch Clamp Technique
    Patch Clamp Technique
    Editor Fatima Shad Kaneez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0406-3
    368 pages, March, 2012
    This book is a stimulating and interesting addition to the collected works on Patch clamp technique. Patch Clamping is an electrophysiological technique, which measures the electric current generated by a living cell, due to the movement of ions thro ...
  • Affinity Chromatography
    Affinity Chromatography
    Editor 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 ...
  • Point Mutation
    Point Mutation
    Editor 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 ...
  • Molecular Virology
    Molecular Virology
    Editor 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 ...
  • Protein Interactions
    Protein Interactions
    Editor Jianfeng Cai and Rongsheng E. Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0244-1
    474 pages, March, 2012
    Protein interactions, which include interactions between proteins and other biomolecules, are essential to all aspects of biological processes, such as cell growth, differentiation, and apoptosis. Therefore, investigation and modulation of protein in ...