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  • Chlorophyll
    Chlorophyll
    Edited by Eduardo Jacob-Lopes, Leila Queiroz Zepka and Maria Isabel Queiroz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3108-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3107-6,
    Edited Volume
    130 pages, May, 2017
    Chlorophyll presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the biology, biochemistry and chemistry of chlorophylls in photosynthetic organisms. Divided into seven discreet parts, the book covers topics on basic science and applied technology ...
  • Soybean - The Basis of Yield, Biomass and Productivity
    Soybean - The Basis of Yield, Biomass and Productivity
    Edited by Minobu Kasai
    ISBN 978-953-51-3118-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3117-5,
    Edited Volume
    256 pages, May, 2017
    Soybean is one of the organisms largely contributing to our life. Therefore, it is important to know soybean from various aspects. The knowledge and soybean itself will be greatly useful, if they are soundly used. The chapters constituting this book ...
  • Biological Activities and Action Mechanisms of Licorice Ingredients
    Biological Activities and Action Mechanisms of Licorice Ingredients
    Edited by Hiroshi Sakagami
    ISBN 978-953-51-3120-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3119-9,
    Edited Volume
    172 pages, May, 2017
    Licorice extracts are used as additive to many Kampo medicines to alleviate pain and inflammation. With rapid progress of analytical methodology, its action mechanism is being elucidated. This book is composed of three sections. Section 1 introduces ...
  • Insect Physiology and Ecology
    Insect Physiology and Ecology
    Edited by Vonnie D.C. Shields
    ISBN 978-953-51-3034-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3033-8,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, April, 2017
    This book discusses recent contributions focusing on insect physiology and ecology written by experts in their respective fields. Four chapters in this book are dedicated to evaluating the morphological and ecological importance and distribution of w ...
  • Citrus Pathology
    Citrus Pathology
    Edited by Harsimran Gill and Harsh Garg
    ISBN 978-953-51-3072-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3071-0,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, April, 2017
    This book is an attempt to compile different aspects of citrus pathology to provide an overall knowledge to those who are interested in it, so that they may identify the bottlenecks to improve it further. The book chapters detail about citrus disease ...
  • Biological Control of Pest and Vector Insects
    Biological Control of Pest and Vector Insects
    Edited by Vonnie D.C. Shields
    ISBN 978-953-51-3036-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3035-2,
    Edited Volume
    358 pages, April, 2017
    This book provides recent contributions of current strategies to control insect pests written by experts in their respective fields. Topics include semiochemicals based insect management techniques, assessment of lethal dose/concentrations, strategie ...
  • Rice - Technology and Production
    Rice - Technology and Production
    Edited by Amanullah and Shah Fahad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3030-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3029-1,
    Edited Volume
    108 pages, March, 2017
    Rice is life, for most people living in Asia. Rice has shaped the cultures, diets, and economies of thousands of millions of people. Growing, selling, and eating rice are integral to the culture of many countries. Products of the rice plant are used ...
  • Global Exposition of Wildlife Management
    Global Exposition of Wildlife Management
    Edited by Gbolagade Stephen A. Lameed
    ISBN 978-953-51-3026-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3025-3,
    Edited Volume
    98 pages, March, 2017
    The book, Global Exposition of Wildlife Management, covers five research topics connected to wildlife management. From conservation and domestication of species from the wild, the socioeconomic importance of wildlife to Tuberculosis within wildlife s ...