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  • Screening for Colorectal Cancer with Colonoscopy
    Screening for Colorectal Cancer with Colonoscopy
    Editor Rajunor Ettarh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2225-8,
    150 pages, December, 2015
    Colorectal cancer remains a major health issue for many developed regions around the world. The good news is that early detection has significantly improved overall survival rates and continues to do so. A number of prevention strategies contribute t ...
  • Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Atherothrombosis - New Insights and Experimental Protocols
    Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Atherothrombosis - New Insights and Experimental Protocols
    Editor Mojca Bozic-Mijovski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2226-5,
    150 pages, December, 2015
    Atherosclerosis and thrombosis are a major source of morbidity and mortality in the modern world. Great advances have been made in the past decades in our understanding of the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis and thrombus formation. This book offe ...
  • Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Editor Taner Demirer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2227-2,
    206 pages, December, 2015
    This book documents the increased amount of stem cell-related research, basic and clinical applications as well as views for the future. The book covers a wide range of issues related to new developments and innovations in cell-based therapies dis ...
  • Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    Gene Therapy - Principles and Challenges
    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
    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 ...
  • Immunopathology and Immunomodulation
    Immunopathology and Immunomodulation
    Editor Krassimir Metodiev
    ISBN 978-953-51-2210-4,
    310 pages, November, 2015
    This book is a continuation of the efforts of InTech to expand the scientific know-how in the field of immunopathology and bring valuable updated information to medical professionals and researchers. It consists of chapters related to various approac ...
  • Coronary Artery Disease - Assessment, Surgery, Prevention
    Coronary Artery Disease - Assessment, Surgery, Prevention
    Editor Kaan Kirali
    ISBN 978-953-51-2206-7,
    312 pages, November, 2015
    Coronary artery atherosclerosis is the most common cardiac pathology, which is the primary cause of cardiac mortality. Coronary artery stenosis usually involves the proximal portion of the larger epicardial coronary arteries, but diffuse coronary art ...
  • The Non-Thrombotic Role of Platelets in Health and Disease
    The Non-Thrombotic Role of Platelets in Health and Disease
    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, ...