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Our collection of 22 books.

  • Restricted Growth - Clinical, Genetic and Molecular Aspects
    Restricted Growth - Clinical, Genetic and Molecular Aspects
    Edited by Maria del Carmen Cardenas- Aguayo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2695-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2694-2,
    172 pages, October, 2016
    Restricted growth conditions are a group of genetic disorders with primary effect on growth (short stature); it is very heterogeneous and comprises two important categories: skeletal dysplasia and different genetic syndromes with primary effect on gr ...
  • Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Edited by Doaa Hashad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2221-0,
    216 pages, November, 2015
    Gene therapy is becoming a promising technology for the management of many human diseases. Hereditary and acquired disorders can both be tackled using the technique of gene therapy. This book provides detailed, up-to-date topics addressing basic prin ...
  • Health Problems in Down Syndrome
    Health Problems in Down Syndrome
    Edited by Subrata Dey
    ISBN 978-953-51-2154-1,
    132 pages, September, 2015
    This book provides a concise yet comprehensive source of current information on Down syndrome. It focuses on exciting areas of research on diseases associated with Down syndrome. Inside, you will find state-of-the-art information on diseases associat ...
  • Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research
    Edited by Dennis Wat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2152-7,
    390 pages, August, 2015
    Cystic Fibrosis in the Light of New Research provides the latest research and clinical evidence that will be useful for clinicians, scientists and researchers to further their knowledge around this fascinating condition. The authors have brought alon ...
  • Down Syndrome
    Down Syndrome
    Edited by Subrata Kumar Dey
    ISBN 978-953-51-1036-1,
    270 pages, March, 2013
    Down syndrome, the most cutting-edge book in the field congenital disorders. This book features up-to-date, well referenced research and review articles on Down syndrome. Research workers, scientists, medical graduates and pediatricians will find it ...
  • Novel Gene Therapy Approaches
    Novel Gene Therapy Approaches
    Edited by Ming Wei and David Good
    ISBN 978-953-51-0966-2,
    404 pages, February, 2013
    Gene therapy has the potential to be a tailor-made therapeutic with increased specificity and decreased side effects that can offer a "cure" for many disorders. The aim of this book is to provide up-to-date reviews of the rapidly growing field of ge ...
  • Genetic Disorders
    Genetic Disorders
    Edited by Maria Puiu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0886-3,
    352 pages, January, 2013
    Human genetics is the medical field with the most rapid progress. This book aims to provide an overview on some of the latest developments in several genetic diseases. It contains 14 chapters focused on various genetic disorders addressing epidemiolo ...
  • Studies in Population Genetics
    Studies in Population Genetics
    Edited by M. Carmen Fusté
    ISBN 978-953-51-0588-6,
    178 pages, August, 2012
    This book deals with central concepts in population genetics, describing the main evolutionary processes that influence the allele frequency distribution and change. The different chapters discuss topics such as population size and structure, migrati ...