• Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges NEW
    Editor 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 ...
  • Updates on Brucellosis
    Updates on Brucellosis NEW
    Editor Manal Mohammad Baddour
    ISBN 978-953-51-2211-1
    254 pages, November, 2015
    Brucellosis is a major zoonotic disease that may cause a serious illness in humans and animals. Global prevalence of human brucellosis remains significant. More than half a million new brucellosis cases from 100 countries are reported annually to the ...
  • The Non-Thrombotic Role of Platelets in Health and Disease
    The Non-Thrombotic Role of Platelets in Health and Disease NEW
    Editor Steve Kerrigan and Niamh Moran
    ISBN 978-953-51-2208-1
    246 pages, November, 2015
    Platelets play a key role in thrombosis and haemostasis. However recent evidence clearly demonstrates that the functional role of platelets extends to many other processes in the body. With an internationally recognised list of contributing authors, ...
  • Major Topics in Type 1 Diabetes
    Major Topics in Type 1 Diabetes NEW
    Editor Kenia Pedrosa Nunes
    ISBN 978-953-51-2204-3
    180 pages, November, 2015
    Type 1 diabetes (TD1) is one of the most common endocrine disorders in children and can occur at any age. Incidences of T1D have steadily increased worldwide, and it is largely considered an autoimmune disorder resulting from the specific destruction ...
  • Inherited Hemoglobin Disorders
    Inherited Hemoglobin Disorders NEW
    Editor Anjana Munshi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2198-5
    194 pages, November, 2015
    The book, Inherited Hemoglobin Disorders, describes the genetic defects of hemoglobins, disease complications, and therapeutic strategies. This book has two distinct sections. The first theme includes seven chapters devoted to the types of hemoglobin ...
  • Approaches to Hysterectomy
    Approaches to Hysterectomy NEW
    Editor Zouhair O. Amarin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2199-2
    174 pages, November, 2015
    Hysterectomy is a very common type of surgery and can be a life-saving operation for some women with certain types of cancer or torrential uterine haemorrhage. It can also improve the quality of life for women who experience menometrorrhagia, uterine ...
  • Leukemias - Updates and New Insights
    Leukemias - Updates and New Insights NEW
    Editor Margarita Guenova and Gueorgui Balatzenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2202-9
    362 pages, November, 2015
    Hematology has constantly been advancing in parallel with technological developments that have expanded our understanding of the phenotypic, genetic, and molecular complexity and extreme clinical and biological heterogeneity of leukemias. This in tur ...
  • Basic Principles and Clinical Significance of Oxidative Stress
    Basic Principles and Clinical Significance of Oxidative Stress NEW
    Editor Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-2200-5
    328 pages, November, 2015
    It is a natural phenomenon for all living organisms in the world to undergo different kinds of stress during their life span. Stress has become a common problem for human beings in this materialistic world. In this period, a publication of any materi ...