Immunology and Microbiology

  • Salmonella - A Dangerous Foodborne Pathogen
    Salmonella - A Dangerous Foodborne Pathogen
    Editor Barakat S. M. Mahmoud
    ISBN 978-953-307-782-6
    450 pages, January, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 85074 times.
    More than 2,500 serotypes of Salmonella exist. However, only some of these serotypes have been frequently associated with food-borne illnesses. Salmonella is the second most dominant bacterial cause of food-borne gastroenteritis worldwide. Often, mos ...
  • Immunodeficiency
    Immunodeficiency
    Editor Krassimir Metodiev
    ISBN 978-953-51-0791-0
    392 pages, October, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 40071 times.
    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 ...
  • 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
    430 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 55253 times.
    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 ...
  • Proteomics - Human Diseases and Protein Functions
    Proteomics - Human Diseases and Protein Functions
    Editor Tsz-Kwong Man and Ricardo J. Flores
    ISBN 978-953-307-832-8
    438 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 48404 times.
    Biomedical research has entered a new era of characterizing a disease or a protein on a global scale. In the post-genomic era, Proteomics now plays an increasingly important role in dissecting molecular functions of proteins and discovering biomarker ...
  • Bacteriophages
    Bacteriophages
    Editor Ipek Kurtboke
    ISBN 978-953-51-0272-4
    256 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 42138 times.
    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 ...
  • Parasitology
    Parasitology
    Editor Mohammad Manjur Shah
    ISBN 978-953-51-0149-9
    206 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 39189 times.
    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 ...
  • Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Editor Amit Nagal
    ISBN 978-953-307-444-3
    240 pages, December, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 26385 times.
    "Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective" represents an extended and thoroughly revised collection of papers on inflammation. This book explores a wide range of topics relevant to inflammation and inflammatory diseases while its main objective i ...
  • Viral Replication
    Viral Replication
    Editor German Rosas-Acosta
    ISBN 978-953-51-1055-2
    144 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10931 times.
    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 ...