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  • Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells - Transcription From General Aspects
    Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells - Transcription From General Aspects NEW
    Early Online Release
    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
    Early Online Release
    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 Biochemistry - Advances and Perspectives
    Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry - Advances and Perspectives NEW
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    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 ...
  • Nitrogen in Agriculture - Updates
    Nitrogen in Agriculture - Updates NEW
    Edited by Amanullah and Shah Fahad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3769-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3768-9,
    Edited Volume
    250 pages, February, 2018
    Nitrogen is the most yield-restraining nutrient in crop production globally. Efficient nitrogen management is one of the most important factor for improving nitrogen use efficiency, field crops productivity and profitability. Efficient use of nitroge ...
  • Germ Cell
    Germ Cell NEW
    Edited by Ahmed RG
    ISBN 978-953-51-3759-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3758-0,
    Edited Volume
    156 pages, January, 2018
    This book focuses on the development and biology of germ cell and is edited by Ahmed RG, associate professor and Doctor of Developmental and Experimental Biology, Division of Anatomy and Embryology, Zoology Department, Faculty of Science, Beni-Suef U ...
  • Pure and Applied Biogeography
    Pure and Applied Biogeography
    Edited by Levente Hufnagel
    ISBN 978-953-51-3755-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3754-2,
    Edited Volume
    176 pages, January, 2018
    This book, Pure and Applied Biogeography, gives a very interesting report and overview about the frontiers of such parts of recent biogeographical research, which plays important roles in solving our most pressing global problems (biodiversity crisis ...
  • Cassava
    Cassava
    Edited by Viduranga Waisundara
    ISBN 978-953-51-3741-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3740-5,
    Edited Volume
    314 pages, January, 2018
    Cassava is a staple food for many nations owing to its resilience for growth under various climatic conditions. It is a good source of carbohydrates and is the third largest source of food carbohydrates in the tropics, after rice and maize. This book ...
  • New Perspectives in Forage Crops
    New Perspectives in Forage Crops
    Edited by Ricardo Loiola Edvan and Leilson Rocha Bezerra
    ISBN 978-953-51-3721-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3806-8,
    Edited Volume
    210 pages, January, 2018
    In livestock management, the production of forage plants is undoubtedly the most efficient way to produce products of animal origin with quality and economic viability. We hope that the readers of the book "New Perspectives in Forage Crops" will have ...