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  • Lipoproteins - From Bench to Bedside
    Lipoproteins - From Bench to Bedside NEW
    Editor Gerhard Kostner and Indumathi Chennamesetty
    ISBN 978-953-51-2178-7
    162 pages, October, 2015
    In mammalian blood plasma there exist some 6 major lipoprotein classes. Under physiological conditions lipoproteins are certainly beneficial as they transport nutrients and steroids to numerous organs for further metabolism. On the other hand, under ...
  • Tuberculosis - Expanding Knowledge
    Tuberculosis - Expanding Knowledge
    Editor Wellman Ribon
    ISBN 978-953-51-2139-8
    238 pages, July, 2015
    Progress obtained by mycobacteriology in recent years is undeniable with regards to preventing, detecting, and treating cases of tuberculosis, millennial disease that is still present as public health issue worldwide. We present here high-impact rese ...
  • Histopathology - Reviews and Recent Advances
    Histopathology - Reviews and Recent Advances
    Editor Enrique Poblet Martinez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0866-5
    298 pages, December, 2012
    This edition aims to present some relevant topics in the histopathology area that may be of interest for medical doctors and for other professionals interested in pathology. Histopathology applies basic knowledge obtained from biologic and anatomic s ...
  • Topics in Renal Biopsy and Pathology
    Topics in Renal Biopsy and Pathology
    Editor Muhammed Mubarak and Javed I. Kazi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0477-3
    296 pages, April, 2012
    There is no dearth of high-quality books on renal biopsy and pathology in the market. These are either single author or multi-author books, written by world authorities in their respective areas, mostly from the developed world. The vast scholarly p ...
  • Muscle Biopsy
    Muscle Biopsy
    Editor Challa Sundaram
    ISBN 978-953-307-778-9
    162 pages, January, 2012
    Investigation of muscle diseases has changed dramatically with the understanding of genetic basis of a wide range of muscle diseases. Muscle biopsy has become a powerful tool not only to provide diagnosis but to make tissue available for genetic stud ...
  • Prostate Biopsy
    Prostate Biopsy
    Editor Nabil Kaddis Bissada
    ISBN 978-953-307-702-4
    134 pages, December, 2011
    Prostate Biopsy represents the standard procedure for diagnosing Prostate Cancer. This procedure can be performed transrectally, through perineum or occasionally through the urethra. Although the procedures of Prostate Biopsy are covered in numerous ...
  • Diabetes - Damages and Treatments
    Diabetes - Damages and Treatments
    Editor Everlon Cid Rigobelo
    ISBN 978-953-307-652-2
    360 pages, November, 2011
    Over the last few decades the prevalence of diabetes has dramatically grown in most regions of the world. In 2010, 285 million people were diagnosed with diabetes and it is estimated that the number will increase to 438 million in 2030. Hypoglycemia ...
  • Hypoglycemia - Causes and Occurrences
    Hypoglycemia - Causes and Occurrences
    Editor Everlon Cid Rigobelo
    ISBN 978-953-307-657-7
    250 pages, October, 2011
    Glucose is an essential metabolic substrate of all mammalian cells being the major carbohydrate presented to the cell for energy production and also many other anabolic requirements. Hypoglycemia is a disorder where the glucose serum concentration i ...