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  • Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry - Advances and Perspectives
    Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry - Advances and Perspectives NEW
    Early Online Release

    ISBN 978-953-51-3858-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3857-0,
    Monograph
    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 in Human Body Pathologies
    The Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase in Human Body Pathologies
    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 Preparation for Food and Beverage Analysis
    Ideas and Applications Toward Sample Preparation for Food and Beverage Analysis
    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, Characterization and Applications
    Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Isolation, Characterization and Applications
    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 ...
  • Liposomes
    Liposomes
    Edited by Angel Catala
    ISBN 978-953-51-3580-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3579-1,
    Edited Volume
    324 pages, October, 2017
    Liposomes have received increased attention in recent years. Nevertheless, liposomes, due to their various forms and applications, require further investigation. These structures can deliver both hydrophilic and hydrophobic drugs. Preparation of lipo ...
  • Applications of RNA-Seq and Omics Strategies - From Microorganisms to Human Health
    Applications of RNA-Seq and Omics Strategies - From Microorganisms to Human Health
    Edited by Fabio A. Marchi, Priscila D.R. Cirillo and Elvis C. Mateo
    ISBN 978-953-51-3504-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3503-6,
    Edited Volume
    326 pages, September, 2017
    The large potential of RNA sequencing and other "omics" techniques has contributed to the production of a huge amount of data pursuing to answer many different questions that surround the science's great unknowns. This book presents an overview about ...