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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...