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Our collection of 42 books.

  • Intellectual Property Rights
    Intellectual Property Rights
    Edited by Sakthivel Lakshmana Prabu and Timmadonu Narasimman Kuppusami Suriyaprakasha
    ISBN 978-953-51-3282-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3281-3,
    Edited Volume
    126 pages, June, 2017
    Today we live in a world of notion with the economic health and competitiveness of firms. Innovation and creativity are having a significant role to achieve economic, social, and technological advancement, nation's prosperity, and job growth for a co ...
  • Pain Relief - From Analgesics to Alternative Therapies
    Pain Relief - From Analgesics to Alternative Therapies
    Edited by Cecilia Maldonado
    ISBN 978-953-51-3188-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3187-8,
    Edited Volume
    360 pages, May, 2017
    Since the beginning of times, pain treatment has been the motive of research giving birth to multiple groups of pharmacological families and therapies. Pain perception is a construction built over the biological phenomenon of signal transduction surr ...
  • Advanced Technology for Delivering Therapeutics
    Advanced Technology for Delivering Therapeutics
    Edited by Sabyasachi Maiti and Kalyan Kumar Sen
    ISBN 978-953-51-3122-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3121-2,
    Edited Volume
    182 pages, May, 2017
    The goal of any novel drug delivery system is to provide therapeutic benefits to the patients by increasing duration of drug action, reducing dosing frequency, and controlling drug release rate at the target site, thereby reducing unwanted side effec ...
  • A Critical Evaluation of Vitamin D - Clinical Overview
    A Critical Evaluation of Vitamin D - Clinical Overview
    Edited by Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-3086-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3085-7,
    Edited Volume
    258 pages, April, 2017
    Vitamin D, a fat-soluble vitamin, also called as "sunshine vitamin" is derived mostly from sun exposure and food, and for normal activation, it has to undergo two hydroxylation reactions. Vitamin D affects more than 2000 genes in the body. Serum leve ...
  • A Critical Evaluation of Vitamin D - Basic Overview
    A Critical Evaluation of Vitamin D - Basic Overview
    Edited by Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-3084-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3083-3,
    Edited Volume
    330 pages, April, 2017
    The book "A Critical Evaluation of Vitamin D - Basic Overview" targets the physiological, biochemical and immunological aspects of vitamin D, including principles, mechanisms and clinical significance. This book covers four sections: 'Vitamin D on Ph ...
  • Anti-cancer Drugs - Nature, Synthesis and Cell
    Anti-cancer Drugs - Nature, Synthesis and Cell
    Edited by Jasna Bankovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2814-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2813-7,
    Edited Volume
    194 pages, December, 2016
    We are in constant search for new therapeutic options to cure cancer. In this book, you can find out how scientists throughout the world deal with this problem. Readers will learn how to engage nature, chemical synthesis, and cell machinery to design ...
  • Special Topics in Drug Discovery
    Special Topics in Drug Discovery
    Edited by Taosheng Chen and Sergio C. Chai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2800-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2799-4,
    Edited Volume
    188 pages, November, 2016
    Drug discovery involves multiple disciplines, technologies, and approaches. This book selects important topics related to drug discovery, including emerging tool (Chapter 1), cutting-edge approaches (Chapters 2, 3, and 4), examples of specific therap ...
  • Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum
    Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum
    Edited by Sonia Soloneski and Marcelo L. Larramendy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2717-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2716-1,
    Edited Volume
    216 pages, October, 2016
    This edited book, Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum, is intended to provide an overview on the different xenobiotics employed every day in our anthropogenic activities. We hope that this book will continue to meet the expectations ...