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  • DNA Replication and Related Cellular Processes
    DNA Replication and Related Cellular Processes
    Edited by Jelena Kusic-Tisma
    ISBN 978-953-307-775-8,
    Edited Volume
    312 pages, September, 2011
    Since the discovery of the DNA structure researchers have been highly interested in the molecular basis of genome inheritance. This book covers a wide range of aspects and issues related to the field of DNA replication. The association between genome ...
  • Abiotic Stress in Plants - Mechanisms and Adaptations
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    Edited by Arun Shanker and B. Venkateswarlu
    ISBN 978-953-307-394-1,
    Edited Volume
    440 pages, September, 2011
    World population is growing at an alarming rate and is anticipated to reach about six billion by the end of year 2050. On the other hand, agricultural productivity is not increasing at a required rate to keep up with the food demand. The reasons for ...
  • DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    DNA Repair - On the Pathways to Fixing DNA Damage and Errors
    Edited by Francesca Storici
    ISBN 978-953-307-649-2,
    Edited Volume
    392 pages, September, 2011
    DNA repair is fundamental to all cell types to maintain genomic stability. A collection of cutting-edge reviews, DNA Repair - On the pathways to fixing DNA damage and errors covers major aspects of the DNA repair processes in a large variety of organ ...
  • Genetic Transformation
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    Edited by María Alvarez
    ISBN 978-953-307-364-4,
    Edited Volume
    340 pages, September, 2011
    Genetic transformation of plants has revolutionized both basic and applied plant research. Plant molecular biology and physiology benefit from this power fool, as well as biotechnology. This book is a review of some of the most significant achievemen ...
  • Abiotic Stress Response in Plants - Physiological, Biochemical and Genetic Perspectives
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    Edited by Arun Shanker and B. Venkateswarlu
    ISBN 978-953-307-672-0,
    Edited Volume
    358 pages, August, 2011
    Plants, unlike animals, are sessile. This demands that adverse changes in their environment are quickly recognized, distinguished and responded to with suitable reactions. Drought, heat, cold and salinity are among the major abiotic stresses that ad ...
  • RNA Processing
    RNA Processing
    Edited by Paula Grabowski
    ISBN 978-953-307-557-0,
    Edited Volume
    258 pages, August, 2011
    RNA functions broadly as informational molecule, genome, enzyme and machinery for RNA processing. While these functions reflect ancient activities, they also remain vital components of contemporary biochemical pathways. In eukaryotic cells RNA proces ...
  • DNA Replication - Current Advances
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    Edited by Herve Seligmann
    ISBN 978-953-307-593-8,
    Edited Volume
    708 pages, August, 2011
    The study of DNA advanced human knowledge in a way comparable to the major theories in physics, surpassed only by discoveries such as fire or the number zero. However, it also created conceptual shortcuts, beliefs and misunderstandings that obscure t ...
  • Soybean - Molecular Aspects of Breeding
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    Edited by Aleksandra Sudaric
    ISBN 978-953-307-240-1,
    Edited Volume
    526 pages, April, 2011
    The book Soybean: Molecular Aspects of Breeding focuses on recent progress in our understanding of the genetics and molecular biology of soybean and provides a broad review of the subject, from genome diversity to transformation and integration of de ...