Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Editor José A. Morales-González
    ISBN 978-953-51-1123-8
    512 pages, May, 2013
    This work responds to the need to find, in a sole document, the affect of oxidative stress at different levels, as well as treatment with antioxidants to revert and diminish the damage. Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - a Role for ...
  • New Research Directions in DNA Repair
    New Research Directions in DNA Repair
    Editor Clark Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-1114-6
    672 pages, May, 2013
    This book is intended for students and scientists working in the field of DNA repair. Select topics are presented here to illustrate novel concepts in DNA repair, the cross-talks between DNA repair and other fundamental cellular processes, and clini ...
  • Apoptosis
    Apoptosis
    Editor Justine Rudner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1133-7
    202 pages, May, 2013
    The book "Apoptosis", published by InTech and edited by Dr. Justine Rudner, of the Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Germany, is comprised of 8 Open Access chapters, covering a wide range of Apoptosis-related scienti ...
  • Current Progress in Biological Research
    Current Progress in Biological Research
    Editor Marina Silva-Opps
    ISBN 978-953-51-1097-2
    394 pages, April, 2013
    Current Progress in Biological Research presents new insights into key topics from different areas of the biological sciences. Some of the topics covered in the book are antibiotic susceptibility, genomic rearrangement, historical biogeography, bioge ...
  • Autophagy - A Double-Edged Sword - Cell Survival or Death?
    Autophagy - A Double-Edged Sword - Cell Survival or Death?
    Editor Yannick Bailly
    ISBN 978-953-51-1062-0
    522 pages, April, 2013
    The chapters in this book review the latest advances in the molecular mechanisms of autophagy, highlighting some of the most challenging research topics. The focus is mainly on how this basic cell defense mechanism comes into play in various patholog ...
  • Chromatin Remodelling
    Chromatin Remodelling
    Editor Danuta Radzioch
    ISBN 978-953-51-1087-3
    234 pages, April, 2013
    The term "chromatin remodelling" is widely used to describe changes in chromatin structure which is controlled by histone-modifying enzymes, chromatin remodelling complexes, non-histone DNA-binding proteins and noncoding RNAs. Many human diseases suc ...
  • Sexual Dimorphism
    Sexual Dimorphism
    Editor Hiroshi Moriyama
    ISBN 978-953-51-1075-0
    150 pages, March, 2013
    Sexual Dimorphism- Various biological studies on the subject of sex differences have been published. The subjects of these studies are not only humans, but also other mammals, birds, amphibians, insects, extending to ostracoda in the Paleozoic era. ...
  • Gene Therapy - Tools and Potential Applications
    Gene Therapy - Tools and Potential Applications
    Editor Francisco Martin Molina
    ISBN 978-953-51-1014-9
    754 pages, February, 2013
    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 ...