Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Environmental Biotechnology - New Approaches and Prospective Applications
    Environmental Biotechnology - New Approaches and Prospective Applications
    Editor Marian Petre
    ISBN 978-953-51-0972-3
    310 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23420 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
    168 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13502 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
    462 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 30641 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
    670 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 63842 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
    310 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 21346 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 ...
  • Carbohydrates - Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and Glycotechnology
    Carbohydrates - Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and Glycotechnology
    Editor Chuan-Fa Chang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0864-1
    570 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 67544 times.
    It is my great honor and pleasure to introduce this comprehensive book to readers who are interested in carbohydrates. This book contains 23 excellent chapters written by experts from the fields of chemistry, glycobiology, microbiology, immunology, b ...
  • Dehydrogenases
    Dehydrogenases
    Editor Rosa Angela Canuto
    ISBN 978-953-307-019-3
    368 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 23046 times.
    The book takes in consideration some dehydrogenases, enzymes with different functions in the cells by using different substrates, such as hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases, aldehyde dehydrogenases, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, pyruvate dehydrogenas ...
  • Current Insights in Pollen Allergens
    Current Insights in Pollen Allergens
    Editor Jose C. Jimenez-Lopez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0860-3
    132 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 5682 times.
    The present edition of "Current Insights in Pollen Allergens" provides recent aspects related to pollen allergy, a major medical problem which is still under thorough studies. The chapters of this book will be of significant value to those interested ...