• Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Adult Stem Cell Niches NEW
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1718-6
    328 pages, August, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 428 times.
    Tissue-specific stem cells have the capacity to self-renew and differentiate into several types of functional cells that replenish lost cells throughout an organism?s lifetime. Studies on stem cells from diverse systems have shown that stem cell func ...
  • Recent Advances in Cryopreservation
    Recent Advances in Cryopreservation
    Editor Hideaki Yamashiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-1644-8
    130 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 289 times.
    Cryopreservation of germ cells has potential applications not only for production of next generations of animals but also for general reproductive biology including several field of biology. The present book Recent Advances in Cryopreservation is wri ...
  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1
    270 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 665 times.
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Editor Craig S. Atwood and Sivan Vadakkadath Meethal
    ISBN 978-953-51-1590-8
    240 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 472 times.
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize treatment options for a range of diseases and conditions. This book presents recent advances in our understanding of the biological mechanisms of stem cell self-renewal, reprograming and rege ...
  • World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    World Cotton Germplasm Resources
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-1622-6
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 563 times.
    Preservation of plant germplasm resources is vitally important for mankind to supply food and product security in the globalization and technological advances of the 21st century. Mankind preserved a wealth of available genetic resources of many plan ...
  • Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Oligomerization of Chemical and Biological Compounds
    Editor Claire Lesieur
    ISBN 978-953-51-1617-2
    450 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 558 times.
    Many thanks to the authors for high quality chapters and to the referees for helping improve the manuscripts. The book is interdisciplinary, it covers fields from organic chemistry to mathematics, and raises different aspects of oligomerization. It i ...
  • Biodiversity - The Dynamic Balance of the Planet
    Biodiversity - The Dynamic Balance of the Planet
    Editor Oscar Grillo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1315-7
    378 pages, May, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1792 times.
    The current world biodiversity consists of an inestimable amount of living forms, that at all levels, from genes to biomes, from individuals to populations, from species to communities, are in constant pursuit of the best strategies to react to the n ...
  • Lung Inflammation
    Lung Inflammation
    Editor Kian Chung Ong
    ISBN 978-953-51-1373-7
    118 pages, May, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 268 times.
    In order to perform its function in gas exchange, the lungs and all components of the respiratory system are constantly exposed to pathogens, toxins, pollutants, irritants, and allergens in the environment. Lung inflammation involves an array of mech ...