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Our collection of 413 books.

  • RNA Interference
    RNA Interference
    Edited by Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2272-2,
    456 pages, April, 2016
    RNA interference (RNAi), a hallmark of all biological sciences of twenty-first century, is an evolutionarily conserved and double-stranded RNA-dependent eukaryotic cell defense process. Opportunity to utilize an organisms own gene and to systematical ...
  • Greenhouse Gases
    Greenhouse Gases
    Edited by Bernardo Llamas Moya and Juan Pous
    ISBN 978-953-51-2273-9,
    314 pages, March, 2016
    Sustainability should be a key component of every process, safeguarding resources and reserves for future generations. This book shows how a responsible use of resources is possible, offering valid technological alternatives to fight climate change. ...
  • Applied Photosynthesis - New Progress
    Applied Photosynthesis - New Progress
    Edited by Mohammad Mahdi Najafpour
    ISBN 978-953-51-2267-8,
    228 pages, March, 2016
    Using the energy from sunlight, photosynthesis usually converts carbon dioxide into organic compounds, which are important for all living creatures. Photosynthesis is one of the most important reactions on Earth, and it is a scientific field that is ...
  • Alternative Fuels, Technical and Environmental Conditions
    Alternative Fuels, Technical and Environmental Conditions
    Edited by Krzysztof Biernat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2269-2,
    190 pages, March, 2016
    The presented book provides an overview of the most widely used alternative fuels in the power supply systems in spark-ignition engines and compression-ignition engines, such as LPG, CNG and RME, including the assessment of their operational usefulne ...
  • Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools
    Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2264-7,
    218 pages, March, 2016
    This edited book, "Nucleic Acids - From Basic Aspects to Laboratory Tools", contains a series of chapters that highlight the development and status of the various aspects of the nucleic acids related to DNA chemistry and biology and the molecular app ...
  • Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Advances in Molecular Retrovirology
    Edited by Shailendra K. Saxena
    ISBN 978-953-51-2261-6,
    198 pages, March, 2016
    This book gives a comprehensive overview of recent advances in Retrovirology, as well as general concepts of molecular biology of retroviral infections, immunopathology, diagnosis, and prevention, to current clinical recommendations in management of ...
  • Organic Farming - A Promising Way of Food Production
    Organic Farming - A Promising Way of Food Production
    Edited by Petr Konvalina
    ISBN 978-953-51-2256-2,
    372 pages, March, 2016
    Organic farming is a progressive method of farming and food production it does not mean going back to traditional (old) methods of farming. Many of the traditional farming methods used in the past are still useful today. Organic farming takes the be ...
  • Insecticides Resistance
    Insecticides Resistance
    Edited by Stanislav Trdan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2258-6,
    448 pages, March, 2016
    This book contains 20 chapters, which are divided into 5 sections. Section 1 covers different aspects of insecticide resistance of selected economically important plant insect pests, whereas section 2 includes chapters about the importance, developme ...