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  • The Yeast Role in Medical Applications
    The Yeast Role in Medical Applications
    Edited by Waleed Mohamed Hussain Abdulkhair
    ISBN 978-953-51-3735-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3734-4,
    Edited Volume
    174 pages, January, 2018
    Biotechnology including medical applications depends on the yeast as biofermenter to produce many industrial products including pharmaceutical ones. Although yeasts are first known as useful microorganisms, some of them are identified as pathogens fo ...
  • Physiology and Pathology of Immunology
    Physiology and Pathology of Immunology
    Edited by Nima Rezaei
    ISBN 978-953-51-3692-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3691-0,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, December, 2017
    Having authored and published many successful and important textbooks in primary immunodeficiencies and cancer immunology, the editor of Physiology and Pathology of Immunology has ensured the high standard of writing and authenticity of the contents ...
  • 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 ...
  • Big Cats
    Big Cats
    Edited by Avadh B. Shrivastav and Keshav P. Singh
    ISBN 978-953-51-3684-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3683-5,
    Edited Volume
    140 pages, December, 2017
    In this book, the editors have reviewed the scientific articles from diverse group of scientists from all over the world who are actively participating in the wildlife conservation. Some of the important divisions incorporated in the book are conserv ...
  • Chondrichthyes - Multidisciplinary Approach
    Chondrichthyes - Multidisciplinary Approach
    Edited by Luis Fernando da Silva Rodrigues Filho and João Bráullio de Luna Sales
    ISBN 978-953-51-3712-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3711-5,
    Edited Volume
    134 pages, December, 2017
    Chondrichthyes are a group of cartilaginous fish, where we have sharks, rays, and chimeras as members. This group plays an important role in aquatic ecology, as they act as predators throughout the food chain (e.g., sharks). However, many populations ...
  • Old Yeasts - New Questions
    Old Yeasts - New Questions
    Edited by Candida Lucas and Celia Pais
    ISBN 978-953-51-3678-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3677-4,
    Edited Volume
    196 pages, December, 2017
    Yeast-based biotechnology traditionally regards the empirical production of fermented drinks and leavened bread, processes which surprisingly keep posing challenges and fuelling research. But yeasts nowadays also provide amenable cell factories, prod ...
  • Natural Killer Cells
    Natural Killer Cells
    Edited by Mourad Aribi
    ISBN 978-953-51-3672-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3671-2,
    Edited Volume
    188 pages, December, 2017
    The book Natural Killer Cells is the result of a collective work that addresses in a clear and comprehensive way for readers and through as many sensuous details as possible, the most and various fundamental aspects of natural killer cells, as well a ...
  • 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 ...