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  • Lake Sciences and Climate Change
    Lake Sciences and Climate Change NEW
    Early Online Release
    Editor M.Nageeb Rashed
    ISBN 978-953-51-2557-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2556-3,
    198 pages, August, 2016
    Lakes are highly essential for their water quality, habitat suitability, and water supply. Lakes constitute important source for aquatic life, fish, wildlife, and human, but can undergo rapid environmental changes. Most important factors that affect ...
  • Flow Cytometry - Select Topics
    Flow Cytometry - Select Topics NEW
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    Editor Ingrid Schmid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2551-8
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2550-1,
    162 pages, August, 2016
    Flow cytometry - Select Topics is a collection of chapters that illustrate the constantly evolving application of flow cytometry to diverse areas of research or clinical investigations. It includes chapters on the utilization of flow cytometry in the ...
  • Water Stress in Plants
    Water Stress in Plants NEW
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    Editor Ismail Md. Mofizur Rahman, Zinnat Ara Begum and Hiroshi Hasegawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2621-8
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2620-1,
    126 pages, August, 2016
    Water stress in plants is caused by the water deficit, as induced possibly by drought or high soil salinity. The prime consequence of water stress in plants is the disruption in the agricultural production, resulting in food shortage. The plants, how ...
  • Exploring New Findings on Amyloidosis
    Exploring New Findings on Amyloidosis NEW
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    Editor Ana-Maria Fernandez-Escamilla
    ISBN 978-953-51-2619-5
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2618-8,
    344 pages, August, 2016
    Amyloid protein aggregates are involved in ''protein-misfolding diseases'' of enormous social and economic impact, still with no effective therapies. The most prevalent amyloid pathologies are related to neurodegenerative diseases, but amyloidosis al ...
  • Role of Biomarkers in Medicine
    Role of Biomarkers in Medicine NEW
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    Editor Mu Wang and Frank A. Witzmann
    ISBN 978-953-51-2506-8
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2505-1,
    258 pages, August, 2016
    The use of biomarkers in basic and clinical research has become routine in many areas of medicine. They are accepted as molecular signatures that have been well characterized and repeatedly shown to be capable of predicting relevant disease states or ...
  • Groundwater - Contaminant and Resource Management
    Groundwater - Contaminant and Resource Management
    Editor Muhammad Salik Javaid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2466-5
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2465-8,
    200 pages, July, 2016
    Water inside the earth, the groundwater and the invisible resource is the most important source of survival of mankind on this globe. Part of the hydrological cycle between entry (percolation and recharge) and exit (natural or forced extraction and d ...
  • Landscape Ecology - The Influences of Land Use and Anthropogenic Impacts of Landscape Creation
    Landscape Ecology - The Influences of Land Use and Anthropogenic Impacts of Landscape Creation
    Editor Amjad Almusaed
    ISBN 978-953-51-2514-3
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2513-6,
    138 pages, July, 2016
    This book has been written to present major and efficient applications in landscape ecology, as well as to propose a solid action for this category of topics. The book aims to illustrate various treatment methods of the land-use models impact on lan ...
  • Bioinformatics - Updated Features and Applications
    Bioinformatics - Updated Features and Applications
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2547-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2546-4,
    266 pages, July, 2016
    An interdisciplinary bioinformatics science aims to develop methodology and analysis tools to explore large-volume of biological data using conventional and modern computer science, statistics, and mathematics, as well as pattern recognition, reconst ...