Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • 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
    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
    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 ...
  • 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
    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 ...
  • Biomedical Tissue Culture
    Biomedical Tissue Culture
    Editor Luca Ceccherini-Nelli and Barbara Matteoli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0788-0
    248 pages, October, 2012
    This book describes many aspects of tissue culture models in an extensive manner. The book includes many topics like, the development of cultural methods to produce massive neuronal syncytial connections and induce their fusion with formation of bi- ...
  • Mutations in Human Genetic Disease
    Mutations in Human Genetic Disease
    Editor David N. Cooper and Jian-Min Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0790-3
    304 pages, October, 2012
    Different types of mutation can vary in size, from structural variants to single base-pair substitutions, but what they all have in common is that their nature, size and location are often determined either by specific characteristics of the local DN ...
  • Cell Interaction
    Cell Interaction
    Editor Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0792-7
    332 pages, October, 2012
    The book Cell Interaction focuses on various processes that occur within and outside the cells. Cell interactions are important for functioning of many organ systems: cell adhesion, tissue development, cellular communication, inflammation, tumor meta ...
  • Cell-Free Protein Synthesis
    Cell-Free Protein Synthesis
    Editor Manish Biyani
    ISBN 978-953-51-0803-0
    144 pages, October, 2012
    The Nobel Prize in Medicine 1968 for interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis and in Chemistry 2009 for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome highlighted the ground-breaking experiment performed on May ...
  • Antioxidant Enzyme
    Antioxidant Enzyme
    Editor Mohammed Amr El-Missiry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0789-7
    410 pages, October, 2012
    Free radicals are constantly formed in living cells and removed by antioxidant defenses. Antioxidant enzymes are the main line of defense against free radicals in animal and plant cells. Uncontrolled generation ROS are involved in a number of human d ...