Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    Editor David Stuart
    ISBN 978-953-51-0991-4
    498 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 38760 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
    310 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 24008 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 14026 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 31109 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 67095 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 21828 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 69609 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 ...
  • Reviews on Selected Topics of Telomere Biology
    Reviews on Selected Topics of Telomere Biology
    Editor Bibo Li
    ISBN 978-953-51-0849-8
    304 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 15872 times.
    Telomeres, located at the ends of linear chromosomes, are essential for genome stability and integrity. Advances in telomere researches have linked telomere dysfunction with cellular aging and a number of age-related human diseases. Recent studies fu ...