• Invertebrates - Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening
    Invertebrates - Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening NEW
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2246-3
    126 pages, February, 2016
    This edited book, Invertebrates-Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening, is intended to provide an overview of the use of conventional and nonconventional invertebrate species as experimental models for the study of different toxicological aspects ...
  • Cell Biology - New Insights
    Cell Biology - New Insights NEW
    Editor Stevo Najman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2242-5
    204 pages, January, 2016
    Cell biology is a multidisciplinary scientific field that its modern expansion in new knowledge and applications owes to important support of new technologies with the rapid development, such as ICTs. By integrating knowledge from nano-, molecular, m ...
  • Next Generation Sequencing - Advances, Applications and Challenges
    Next Generation Sequencing - Advances, Applications and Challenges NEW
    Editor Jerzy K Kulski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2240-1
    462 pages, January, 2016
    Next generation sequencing (NGS) has surpassed the traditional Sanger sequencing method to become the main choice for large-scale, genome-wide sequencing studies with ultra-high-throughput production and a huge reduction in costs. The NGS technologie ...
  • Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Polluted Systems - New Advances and Technologies
    Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Polluted Systems - New Advances and Technologies
    Editor Rolando Chamy, Francisca Rosenkranz and Lorena Soler
    ISBN 978-953-51-2238-8
    176 pages, December, 2015
    This book contains a collection of research works focused on the biodegradation of different types of pollutants, both in water and solids. The book is divided in three major sections: A) Biodegradation of organic pollutants in solids and wastewater, ...
  • Cell Death - Autophagy, Apoptosis and Necrosis
    Cell Death - Autophagy, Apoptosis and Necrosis
    Editor Tobias M. Ntuli
    ISBN 978-953-51-2236-4
    444 pages, December, 2015
    This book is a collection of selected and relevant research, concerning the developments within the Cell Death field of study. Each contribution comes as a separate chapter complete in itself but directly related to the books topics and objectives. T ...
  • Concepts, Compounds and the Alternatives of Antibacterials
    Concepts, Compounds and the Alternatives of Antibacterials
    Editor Varaprasad Bobbarala
    ISBN 978-953-51-2232-6
    208 pages, December, 2015
    This edition is intended to provide better understanding of antibacterial drugs and their mechanism, the role of a few metal drug complexes as antibacterials, cross-checking of a few compounds and biomaterials against drug-resistant bacterial strains ...
  • Herbicides, Physiology of Action, and Safety
    Herbicides, Physiology of Action, and Safety
    Editor Andrew Price, Jessica Kelton and Lina Sarunaite
    ISBN 978-953-51-2217-3
    342 pages, December, 2015
    Herbicides are one of the most widely used groups of pesticides worldwide for controlling weedy species in agricultural and non-crop settings. Due to the extensive use of herbicides and their value in weed management, herbicide research remains cruci ...
  • Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge
    Antimicrobial Resistance - An Open Challenge
    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 ...