Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Confocal Laser Microscopy - Principles and Applications in Medicine, Biology, and the Food Sciences
    Confocal Laser Microscopy - Principles and Applications in Medicine, Biology, and the Food Sciences
    Editor Neil Lagali
    ISBN 978-953-51-1056-9
    234 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14024 times.
    Neil S. Lagali, PhD, obtained undergraduate (McMaster University) and graduate (University of Alberta) degrees in Canada. He has had several years of industry experience and held postdoctoral fellowships in Canada, The Netherlands, and Sweden. He has ...
  • Gene Therapy - Tools and Potential Applications
    Gene Therapy - Tools and Potential Applications
    Editor Francisco Martin Molina
    ISBN 978-953-51-1014-9
    744 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 45988 times.
    The Gene Therapy field is living exciting times after more than 20 years of poor results. Scientist and clinicians working in the gene therapy field have encountered many problems in the past that are now starting to be solved. The development of sa ...
  • The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    Editor David Stuart
    ISBN 978-953-51-0991-4
    485 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 35918 times.
    DNA replication is a fundamental part of the life cycle of all organisms. Not surprisingly many aspects of this process display profound conservation across organisms in all domains of life. The chapters in this volume outline and review the current ...
  • Environmental Biotechnology - New Approaches and Prospective Applications
    Environmental Biotechnology - New Approaches and Prospective Applications
    Editor Marian Petre
    ISBN 978-953-51-0972-3
    301 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21261 times.
    Taking into consideration the outstanding importance of studying and applying the biological means to remove or mitigate the harmful effects of global pollution on the natural environment, as direct consequences of quantitative expansion and qualitat ...
  • Current Genetics in Dermatology
    Current Genetics in Dermatology
    Editor Naoki Oiso
    ISBN 978-953-51-0971-6
    158 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11239 times.
    This book presents current topics in genetics in the dermatologic field. Various skin disorders are inherited as mendelian inheritance. Genetic skin disorders are caused by mutations in the genes encoding proteins expressing in skin, skin appendages, ...
  • Genetic Manipulation of DNA and Protein - Examples from Current Research
    Genetic Manipulation of DNA and Protein - Examples from Current Research
    Editor David Figurski
    ISBN 978-953-51-0994-5
    450 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 28747 times.
    This diverse collection of research articles is united by the enormous power of modern molecular genetics. Every author accomplished two objectives: (1) making the field and the research described accessible to a large audience and (2) explaining fu ...
  • Lactic Acid Bacteria - R & D for Food, Health and Livestock Purposes
    Lactic Acid Bacteria - R & D for Food, Health and Livestock Purposes
    Editor Marcelino Kongo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0955-6
    658 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 54066 times.
    Ongoing scientific research in many parts of the world on the genomics, proteomics and genetic engineering of LAB is increasing our understanding of their physiology, pushing further the boundaries for their potential applications. "Lactic Acid Bacte ...
  • Methylation - From DNA, RNA and Histones to Diseases and Treatment
    Methylation - From DNA, RNA and Histones to Diseases and Treatment
    Editor Anica Dricu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0881-8
    301 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 19596 times.
    Alterations in the normal DNA methylation processes are known to have major consequences for embryonic development and are associated with congenital defects, autoimmunity, aging and malignant transformation. The main purpose of this book is to pr ...