• Abiotic and Biotic Stress in Plants - Recent Advances and Future Perspectives
    Abiotic and Biotic Stress in Plants - Recent Advances and Future Perspectives
    Editor Arun K. Shanker and Chitra Shanker
    ISBN 978-953-51-2250-0
    768 pages, February, 2016
    The impact of global climate change on crop production has emerged as a major research priority during the past decade. Understanding abiotic stress factors such as temperature and drought tolerance and biotic stress tolerance traits such as insect p ...
  • Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Actinobacteria - Basics and Biotechnological Applications
    Editor Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran and Yi Jiang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2248-7
    398 pages, February, 2016
    This book presents an introductory overview of Actinobacteria with three main divisions: taxonomic principles, bioprospecting, and agriculture and industrial utility, which covers isolation, cultivation methods, and identification of Actinobacteria a ...
  • Invertebrates - Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening
    Invertebrates - Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening
    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
    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
    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 ...