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  • Epigenetics and Epigenomics
    Epigenetics and Epigenomics
    Edited by Christopher J. Payne
    ISBN 978-953-51-1363-8,
    218 pages, April, 2014
    The book aims to provide an overview of current knowledge regarding epigenetics and epigenomics. Included are reviews on the role of epigenetics in the development and pathogenesis of the vascular endothelium and nervous system, as well as our curren ...
  • Current Issues in Molecular Virology - Viral Genetics and Biotechnological Applications
    Current Issues in Molecular Virology - Viral Genetics and Biotechnological Applications
    Edited by Victor Romanowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1207-5,
    294 pages, November, 2013
    This book is a collection of chapters dealing with examples of RNA and DNA viruses, and issues such as how these gene packages have learnt to take advantage of their hosts, molecular recognition events that hosts may use to counterattack the viruses, ...
  • Meiosis
    Meiosis
    Edited by Carol Bernstein and Harris Bernstein
    ISBN 978-953-51-1197-9,
    132 pages, September, 2013
    Meiosis is the key process underlying sexual reproduction in eukaryotes, occurring in single-celled eukaryotes and in most multicellular eukaryotes including animals and most plants. Thus meiosis is of considerable interest, both at the scientific le ...
  • An Integrated View of the Molecular Recognition and Toxinology - From Analytical Procedures to Biomedical Applications
    An Integrated View of the Molecular Recognition and Toxinology - From Analytical Procedures to Biomedical Applications
    Edited by Gandhi Rádis Baptista
    ISBN 978-953-51-1151-1,
    544 pages, July, 2013
    Molecular Toxinology has been consolidated as a scientific area focused on the intertwined description of several aspects of animal toxins. In an inquiring biotechnological world, animal toxins appear as an invaluable source for the discovery of ther ...
  • Protein Engineering - Technology and Application
    Protein Engineering - Technology and Application
    Edited by Tomohisa Ogawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1138-2,
    196 pages, May, 2013
    Given the centrality of protein to many biological process, this book makes a significant contribution to the fields of healthcare and nutrition. Its chapters consider topics such as protein-protein and protein-ligand docking, and the protein enginee ...
  • New Research Directions in DNA Repair
    New Research Directions in DNA Repair
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Genetic Engineering
    Genetic Engineering
    Edited by Idah Sithole-Niang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1099-6,
    138 pages, May, 2013
    The book, while having only five chapters, covers a wide range of topics in genetic engineering of microorganisms, plants and animals. Specifically it covers both the natural and social sciences. In the natural sciences topics ranging from the geneti ...