Immunology and Microbiology

  • Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge
    Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge NEW
    Editor Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2222-7
    138 pages, November, 2015
    Antibiotic resistance has become a worldwide health issue, globally recognized as the first priority by WHO. Many forms of resistance can spread with remarkable speed and cross international boundaries. World health leaders are devoting efforts to ...
  • 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 ...
  • Viral Replication
    Viral Replication
    Editor German Rosas-Acosta
    ISBN 978-953-51-1055-2
    154 pages, February, 2013
    This book provides a collection of in-depth reviews broadly related to the mechanisms of viral replication as applied to various viruses of critical relevance for human or animal disease. Specifically, this book contains six different chapters: 1) In ...
  • Immunodeficiency
    Editor Krassimir Metodiev
    ISBN 978-953-51-0791-0
    402 pages, October, 2012
    This book reflects a major medical problem which is still under thorough studies. There is a number of clinical cases corresponding directly or indirectly to a certain alteration of the immune system, thus leading to various pathologic conditions. Th ...
  • Histocompatibility
    Editor Bahaa Kenawy Abuel-Hussien Abdel-Salam
    ISBN 978-953-51-0589-3
    196 pages, May, 2012
    This book presents some recent researches related to histocompatibility for scientists interested in this field. It includes 10 chapters, in different topics, prepared by Sundararajulu Panneerchelvam and Mohd Nor Norazmi; Giada Amodio and Silvia Greg ...
  • Parasitology
    Editor Mohammad Manjur Shah
    ISBN 978-953-51-0149-9
    216 pages, March, 2012
    Parasitology is an established discipline that covers a wide area of subjects, ranging from the basics (study of life cycle, ecology, epidemiology, taxonomy, biodiversity, etc) to the advanced and applied aspects (human and animal related, although ...
  • Bacteriophages
    Editor Ipek Kurtboke
    ISBN 978-953-51-0272-4
    268 pages, March, 2012
    Bacteriophages have received attention as biological control agents since their discovery and recently their value as tools has been further emphasized in many different fields of microbiology. Particularly, in drug design and development programs, p ...
  • Inflammation, Chronic Diseases and Cancer - Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology and Clinical Bases
    Inflammation, Chronic Diseases and Cancer - Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology and Clinical Bases
    Editor Mahin Khatami
    ISBN 978-953-51-0102-4
    442 pages, March, 2012
    This book is a collection of excellent reviews and perspectives contributed by experts in the multidisciplinary field of basic science, clinical studies and treatment options for a wide range of acute and chronic inflammatory diseases or cancer. The ...