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Top 100 most cited* InTechOpen book titles.

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  • Anopheles mosquitoes - New insights into malaria vectors
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    Edited by Sylvie Manguin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1188-7,
    Edited Volume
    828 pages, July, 2013
    Anopheles mosquitoes are highly important insects due to their involvement in the transmission of human malaria and its devastating consequences in endemic countries worldwide. In 2010 alone, malaria was responsible for an estimated 660,000 deaths. A ...
  • Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering - Cells and Biomaterials
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    Edited by Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-307-663-8,
    Edited Volume
    602 pages, August, 2011
    Tissue Engineering may offer new treatment alternatives for organ replacement or repair deteriorated organs. Among the clinical applications of Tissue Engineering are the production of artificial skin for burn patients, tissue engineered trachea, ca ...
  • Rehabilitation Robotics
    Rehabilitation Robotics
    Edited by Sashi S Kommu
    ISBN 978-3-902613-04-2,
    Edited Volume
    648 pages, August, 2007
    The coupling of several areas of the medical field with recent advances in robotic systems has seen a paradigm shift in our approach to selected sectors of medical care, especially over the last decade. Rehabilitation medicine is one such area. The d ...
  • Recent Advances in Novel Drug Carrier Systems
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    Edited by Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0810-8,
    Edited Volume
    512 pages, October, 2012
    This contribution book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of novel drug delivery systems and their uses. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on ...
  • Tissue Engineering
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    Edited by Daniel Eberli
    ISBN 978-953-307-079-7,
    Edited Volume
    534 pages, March, 2010
    The Tissue Engineering approach has major advantages over traditional organ transplantation and circumvents the problem of organ shortage. Tissues that closely match the patient’s needs can be reconstructed from readily available biopsies and subs ...
  • Implant Dentistry - A Rapidly Evolving Practice
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    Edited by Ilser Turkyilmaz
    ISBN 978-953-307-658-4,
    Edited Volume
    544 pages, August, 2011
    Implant dentistry has come a long way since Dr. Branemark introduced the osseointegration concept with endosseous implants. The use of dental implants has increased exponentially in the last three decades. As implant treatment became more predictable ...
  • Toxicity and Drug Testing
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    Edited by William Acree
    ISBN 978-953-51-0004-1,
    Edited Volume
    528 pages, February, 2012
    Modern drug design and testing involves experimental in vivo and in vitro measurement of the drug candidate's ADMET (adsorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination and toxicity) properties in the early stages of drug discovery. Only a small perce ...
  • Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering
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    Edited by Jose A. Andrades
    ISBN 978-953-51-1108-5,
    Edited Volume
    866 pages, May, 2013
    Few events in science have captured the same level of sustained interest and imagination of the nonscientific community as Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, and Regenerative Medicine. The fundamental concept of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medic ...