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  • 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 ...
  • The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    The Mechanisms of DNA Replication
    Editor David Stuart
    ISBN 978-953-51-0991-4,
    498 pages, February, 2013
    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 ...
  • Senescence and Senescence-Related Disorders
    Senescence and Senescence-Related Disorders
    Editor Zhiwei Wang and Hiroyuki Inuzuka
    ISBN 978-953-51-0997-6,
    158 pages, February, 2013
    Senescence is a biological process that causes a progressive deterioration of structure and function of all organs chronologically. Recent studies have revealed the detailed molecular mechanisms of senescence using cell culture system and experimenta ...
  • 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
    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 ...
  • 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
    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
    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 ...