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  • Gene Expression and Regulation in Ma ...
    Gene Expression and Regulation in Ma ... NEW
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    Edited by Fumiaki Uchiumi
    ISBN 978-953-51-3856-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3855-6,
    Edited Volume
    334 pages, February, 2018
    "Central dogma" was presented by Dr. Francis Crick 60 years ago. The information of nucleotide sequences on DNAs is transcribed into RNAs by RNA polymerases. We learned the mechanisms of how transcription determines function of proteins and behaviour ...
  • Antibody Engineering
    Antibody Engineering NEW
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    Edited by Thomas Böldicke
    ISBN 978-953-51-3826-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3825-9,
    Edited Volume
    312 pages, February, 2018
    Antibody Engineering comprises in vitro selection and modification of human antibodies including humanization of mouse antibodies for therapy, diagnosis, and research. This book comprises an overview about the generation of antibody diversity and ess ...
  • Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemi ...
    Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemi ... NEW
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    ISBN 978-953-51-3858-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3857-0,
    242 pages, February, 2018
    In 2016, it was 60 years since the eminent Soviet researcher, a disciple and a successor of Ivan Pavlov, Leon Orbeli had proclaimed the birth of a new branch of physiology, evolutionary physiology. In the same year, his ideas were embodied in the fou ...
  • The Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase ...
    The Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase ...
    Edited by Francesco Travascio
    ISBN 978-953-51-3718-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3717-7,
    Edited Volume
    198 pages, December, 2017
    Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are a family of proteolytic zinc-containing enzymes involved in physiological as well as in pathological processes in the human organism. MMPs play a key role in the remodeling of the extracellular matrix. Such a proc ...
  • Ideas and Applications Toward Sample ...
    Ideas and Applications Toward Sample ...
    Edited by Mark T. Stauffer
    ISBN 978-953-51-3686-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3685-9,
    Edited Volume
    180 pages, December, 2017
    The goal of this book is to present an overview of applications and ideas toward sample preparation methods and techniques used in analysis of foods and beverages. This text is a compilation of selected research articles and reviews dealing with curr ...
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Isolation, ...
    Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Isolation,  ...
    Edited by Phuc Van Pham
    ISBN 978-953-51-3616-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3615-6,
    Edited Volume
    298 pages, November, 2017
    Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Isolation, Characterization, and Applications thoroughly presents the isolation, characterization, and some applications of mesenchymal stem cells in the clinic. The book has two parts: "Isolation and Characterization" and "Cl ...
  • Protein Phosphorylation
    Protein Phosphorylation
    Edited by Claude Prigent
    ISBN 978-953-51-3626-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3625-5,
    Edited Volume
    202 pages, November, 2017
    Protein phosphorylation reactions are carried out in a cell by protein kinases, which predominantly use ATP as a phosphate donor that is transferred and covalently bound to an amino acid on a substrate protein. Protein phosphorylation was discovered ...
  • Solubility of Polysaccharides
    Solubility of Polysaccharides
    Edited by Zhenbo Xu
    ISBN 978-953-51-3650-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3649-1,
    Edited Volume
    136 pages, November, 2017
    Sugars, with a scientific term as saccharides, are involved in various aspects in the lives of human beings, including the sense of taste, energy for daily life, etc. Recent development in polysaccharides, as well as the background knowledge in this ...