Immunology and Microbiology

  • 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 ...
  • Advances in Immunoassay Technology
    Advances in Immunoassay Technology
    Editor Norman H. L. Chiu and Theodore K. Christopoulos
    ISBN 978-953-51-0440-7
    190 pages, March, 2012
    From the basic in vitro study of a specific biomolecule to the diagnosis or prognosis of a specific disease, one of the most widely used technology is immunoassays. By using a specific antibody to recognize the biomolecule of interest, relatively hig ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Probiotics
    Editor Everlon Cid Rigobelo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0776-7
    654 pages, October, 2012
    Over the last few decades the prevalence of studies about probiotics strains has dramatically grown in most regions of the world. Probiotics are specific strains of microorganisms, which when served to human or animals in proper amount, have a benefi ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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
    450 pages, February, 2012
    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 ...
  • 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 ...