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  • Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology
    Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology
    Editor Nooruddin Thajuddin and Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran
    ISBN 978-953-51-2432-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2431-3,
    340 pages, June, 2016
    Algae: Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology will be useful source of information on basic and applied aspects of algae for post graduate students, researchers, scientists, agriculturists, and decision makers. The book comprises a total of 12 chapters ...
  • Composition and Function of the Extracellular Matrix in the Human Body
    Composition and Function of the Extracellular Matrix in the Human Body
    Editor Francesco Travascio
    ISBN 978-953-51-2416-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2415-3,
    372 pages, June, 2016
    The extracellular matrix (ECM) is an ensemble of non-cellular components present within all tissues and organs of the human body. The ECM provides structural support for scaffolding cellular constituents and biochemical and biomechanical support for ...
  • Modern Tools for Genetic Engineering
    Modern Tools for Genetic Engineering
    Editor Michael S.D. Kormann
    ISBN 978-953-51-2234-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2392-7,
    224 pages, May, 2016
    Site-specific endonucleases create double-strand breaks within the genome and can be targeted to literally any genetic mutation. Together with a repair template, a correction of the defective locus becomes possible. This book offers insight into the ...
  • RNA Interference
    RNA Interference
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2272-2,
    456 pages, April, 2016
    RNA interference (RNAi), a hallmark of all biological sciences of twenty-first century, is an evolutionarily conserved and double-stranded RNA-dependent eukaryotic cell defense process. Opportunity to utilize an organisms own gene and to systematical ...
  • Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Editor Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-2261-6,
    198 pages, March, 2016
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of recent advances in Retrovirology, as well as general concepts of molecular biology of retroviral infections, immunopathology, diagnosis, and prevention, to current clinical recommendations in management of ...
  • Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2264-7,
    218 pages, March, 2016
    This edited book, "Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools", contains a series of chapters that highlight the development and status of the various aspects of the nucleic acids related to DNA chemistry and biology and the molecular app ...
  • Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Editor Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran and Yi Jiang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2248-7,
    398 pages, February, 2016
    This book presents an introductory overview of Actinobacteria with three main divisions: taxonomic principles, bioprospecting, and agriculture and industrial utility, which covers isolation, cultivation methods, and identification of Actinobacteria a ...
  • Cell Biology - New Insights
    Cell Biology - New Insights
    Editor Stevo Najman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2242-5,
    204 pages, January, 2016
    Cell biology is a multidisciplinary scientific field that its modern expansion in new knowledge and applications owes to important support of new technologies with the rapid development, such as ICTs. By integrating knowledge from nano-, molecular, m ...