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  • Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Edited by Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang
    ISBN 978-953-307-529-7,
    454 pages, December, 2011
    Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases focuses on different types of diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, different tauopathies, Parkinson's disease, prion disease, motor neuron diseases such as multiple scl ...
  • Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective
    Edited by Amit Nagal
    ISBN 978-953-307-444-3,
    252 pages, December, 2011
    "Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective" represents an extended and thoroughly revised collection of papers on inflammation. This book explores a wide range of topics relevant to inflammation and inflammatory diseases while its main objective i ...
  • Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Edited by Krzysztof Śmigórski
    ISBN 978-953-307-296-8,
    510 pages, December, 2011
    The development in our understanding of health management ensures unprecedented possibilities in terms of explaining the causes of diseases and effective treatment. However, increased capabilities create new issues. Both, researchers and clinicians, ...
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Edited by Mortimer B. O'Connor
    ISBN 978-953-307-880-9,
    292 pages, December, 2011
    This book is intended to act as an up-to-date reference point and knowledge developer for all readers interested in the area of gastroenterology and in particular, Ulcerative Colitis. All authors of the chapters are experts in their fields of publica ...
  • Myeloid Leukemia - Basic Mechanisms of Leukemogenesis
    Myeloid Leukemia - Basic Mechanisms of Leukemogenesis
    Edited by Steffen Koschmieder and Utz Krug
    ISBN 978-953-307-789-5,
    496 pages, December, 2011
    The current book comprises a series of chapters from experts in the field of myeloid cell biology and myeloid leukemia pathogenesis. It is meant to provide reviews about current knowledge in the area of basic science of acute (AML) and chronic myeloi ...
  • Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Edited by Kelly KyungHwa Park and Jenny Eileen Murase
    ISBN 978-953-307-731-4,
    174 pages, December, 2011
    Vitiligo: Management and Therapy is a practical guide to vitiligo that reflects current research related to the fundamentals of vitiligo and its management. Vitiligo experts and researchers from all over the world have contributed to this text, accou ...
  • Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Edited by Susan J. Done
    ISBN 978-953-307-730-7,
    438 pages, December, 2011
    In recent years it has become clear that breast cancer is not a single disease but rather that the term encompasses a number of molecularly distinct tumors arising from the epithelial cells of the breast. There is an urgent need to better understand ...
  • Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Edited by Fyson Hanania Kasenga
    ISBN 978-953-307-603-4,
    394 pages, December, 2011
    Like any other book on the subject of HIV/AIDS, this book is not a substitute or exhausting the subject in question. It aims at complementing what is already in circulation and adds value to clarification of certain concepts to create more room for r ...