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  • Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Computed Tomography - Special Applications
    Editor Luca Saba
    ISBN 978-953-307-723-9,
    328 pages, November, 2011
    CT has evolved into an indispensable imaging method in clinical routine. The first generation of CT scanners developed in the 1970s and numerous innovations have improved the utility and application field of the CT, such as the introduction of helica ...
  • Type 1 Diabetes - Complications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative Treatments
    Type 1 Diabetes - Complications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative Treatments
    Editor Chih-Pin Liu
    ISBN 978-953-307-756-7,
    482 pages, November, 2011
    This book is intended as an overview of recent progress in type 1 diabetes research worldwide, with a focus on different research areas relevant to this disease. These include: diabetes mellitus and complications, psychological aspects of diabetes, p ...
  • Advances in Cancer Therapy
    Advances in Cancer Therapy
    Editor Hala Gali-Muhtasib
    ISBN 978-953-307-703-1,
    578 pages, November, 2011
    The book "Advances in Cancer Therapy" is a new addition to the Intech collection of books and aims at providing scientists and clinicians with a comprehensive overview of the state of current knowledge and latest research findings in the area of canc ...
  • Syphilis - Recognition, Description and Diagnosis
    Syphilis - Recognition, Description and Diagnosis
    Editor Neuza S. Sato
    ISBN 978-953-307-554-9,
    138 pages, November, 2011
    Syphilis, a sexually transmitted disease was first described in 15th century, is caused by Treponema pallidum subsp. pallidum and occurs worldwide. This book is a collection of chapters presenting the novel knowledge about the T. pallidum and some hi ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Original Scientific Reports and Case Studies
    Prostate Cancer - Original Scientific Reports and Case Studies
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-342-2,
    238 pages, November, 2011
    This book encompasses three sections pertaining to the topics of cancer biology, diagnostic markers, and therapeutic novelties. It represents an essential resource for healthcare professionals and scientist dedicated to the field of prostate cancer r ...
  • Advances in Regenerative Medicine
    Advances in Regenerative Medicine
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-307-732-1,
    416 pages, November, 2011
    Even if the origins of regenerative medicine can be found in Greek mythology, as attested by the story of Prometheus, the Greek god whose immortal liver was feasted on day after day by Zeus' eagle; many challenges persist in order to successfully reg ...
  • Non-Flavivirus Encephalitis
    Non-Flavivirus Encephalitis
    Editor Sergey Tkachev
    ISBN 978-953-307-720-8,
    372 pages, November, 2011
    This book covers the different aspects of non-flavivirus encephalitises of different ethiology. The first section of the book considers general problems of epidemiology such as study of zoonotic and animal vectors of encephalitis causative agents and ...
  • Amyloidosis - An Insight to Disease of Systems and Novel Therapies
    Amyloidosis - An Insight to Disease of Systems and Novel Therapies
    Editor Işil Adadan Güvenç
    ISBN 978-953-307-795-6,
    204 pages, November, 2011
    Amyloidosis is a benign, slowly progressive condition characterized by the presence of extracellular fibrillar proteins in various organs and tissues. It has systemic or localized forms. Both systemic and localized amyloidosis have been a point of i ...