Natural Biomarkers for Cellular Metabolism: Biology, Techniques, and Applications, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Natural Biomarkers for Cellular Metabolism

Biology, Techniques, and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Vladimir V. Ghukasyan, Ahmed A. Heikal

CRC Press

408 pages

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From the Lab to Clinical Settings-Advances in Quantitative, Noninvasive Optical DiagnosticsNoninvasive fluorescence imaging techniques, novel fluorescent labels, and natural biomarkers are revolutionizing our knowledge of cellular processes, signaling and metabolic pathways, the underlying mechanisms for health problems, and the identification of n

Table of Contents

Biochemical, Biological, and Biophysical Background. Autofluorescence Imaging Techniques: Fundamentals and Applications. Natural Biomarkers for Biochemical and Biological Studies. Autofluorescence as a Diagnostic Tool in Medicine and Health. Index.

About the Editors

Vladimir V. Ghukasyan is a research assistant professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology and a director of the Confocal and Multiphoton Imaging Facility of the Neuroscience Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He earned a PhD in biology from the Institute of Biotechnology, Yerevan, Armenia, and completed postdoctoral training at the Institute of Biophotonics, Taipei, Taiwan.

Ahmed A. Heikal is a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Swenson College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota Duluth. His research interests in molecular and cellular biophysics were inspired by his work with Watt W. Webb as a postdoctoral associate at Cornell University. Dr. Heikal earned a PhD in applied physics from the California Institute of Technology under the supervision of Nobel Laureate Ahmed H. Zewail.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biochemistry
SCIENCE / Physics