• Fishes Out of Water

    Biology and Ecology of Mudskippers

    Edited by Zeehan Jaafar, Edward O. Murdy

    Mudskippers are amphibious fishes native to the Indo-West Pacific and tropical western Africa. Unlike most fishes, mudskippers emerse to forage, find mates, and defend territories. Adaptations to their morphology, physiology and behavior enable mudskippers to accommodate both aquatic and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Handbook of Methods for Designing, Monitoring, and Analyzing Dose-Finding Trials

    Edited by John O'Quigley, Alexia Iasonos, Björn Bornkamp

    Handbook of Methods for Designing, Monitoring, and Analyzing Dose-Finding Trials gives a thorough presentation of state-of-the-art methods for early phase clinical trials. The methodology of clinical trials has advanced greatly over the last 20 years and, arguably, nowhere greater than that of…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Handbooks of Modern Statistical Methods

  • Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Devices

    Biocompatibility and Toxicity

    Edited by Huiliang Cao

    Since the potential toxicity of silver nanoparticles (Ag NPs) has raised serious concerns in the biomaterials and biomedical engineering community, Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Devices: Biocompatibility and Toxicity brings together the synthesis, the physicochemical properties and the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Biomaterial Mechanics

    Edited by Heather N. Hayenga, Jose Helim Aranda-Espinoza

    This book describes the fundamental knowledge of mechanics and its application to biomaterials. An overivew of computer modeling in biomaterials is offered and multiple fields where biomaterials are used are reviewed with particular emphasis to the importance of the mechanical properties of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • A First Course in Systems Biology

    2nd Edition

    By Eberhard Voit

    A First Course in Systems Biology is an introduction for advanced undergraduate and graduate students to the growing field of systems biology. Its main focus is the development of computational models and their applications to diverse biological systems. The book begins with the fundamentals of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31 
    Garland Science

  • Embedding New Technologies into Society

    A Regulatory, Ethical and Societal Perspective

    Edited by Diana M. Bowman, Elen Stokes, Arie Rip

    The embedding of any new technologies in society is challenging. The evolving state of the scientific art, often-unquantifiable risks and ill-defined developmental trajectories have the potential to hinder innovation and/or the commercial success of a technology. The are, however, a number of tools…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Biology of Domestic Animals

    Edited by Colin G. Scanes, Rodney A. Hall

    There is increasing interest in the biology of domestic animals ranging from genomics, transcriptomics, metabolomics, nutritional physiology, and systems biology. This book touches on all of these, with a particular focus on topics such as domestic animals as comparative models to humans, molecular…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30 
    CRC Press

  • Laboratory Techniques in Plant Bacteriology

    By Suresh G. Borkar

    Bacterial diseases of plants occur worldwide and cause substantial economic losses in crops. Very few scientists and other workers are trained to study or control bacterial diseases of plants. This book includes the techniques required to identify and isolate pathogenic bacteria of plants and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26 
    CRC Press

  • Chromatin

    Structure, Dynamics, Regulation

    By Ralf Blossey

    An invaluable resource for computational biologists and researchers from other fields seeking an introduction to the topic, Chromatin: Structure, Dynamics, Regulation offers comprehensive coverage of this dynamic interdisciplinary field, from the basics to the latest research. Computational methods…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Green Pesticides Handbook

    Essential Oils for Pest Control

    Edited by Leo M.L. Nollet, Hamir Singh Rathore

    Green pesticides, also called ecological pesticides, are pesticides derived from organic sources which are considered environmentally friendly and are causing less harm to human and animal health and to habitats and the ecosystem. Essential oils based insecticides started have amazing features.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23 
    CRC Press

  • Military Injury Biomechanics

    The Cause and Prevention of Impact Injuries

    Edited by Melanie Franklyn, Peter Vee Sin Lee

    Research into the nature, cause and potential for injury during military activity once focused on deceleration during aircraft crashes. More recently, the focus has shifted to overuse, impact, and blast-related injuries. However, much of the data currently available in the impact injury field has…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    CRC Press

  • Meta-Regulation in Practice

    Beyond Normative Views of Morality and Rationality

    By F.C. Simon

    Meta-regulation presents itself as a progressive policy approach that can manage complexity and conflicting objectives better than traditional command and control regulation. It does this by ‘harnessing’ markets and enlisting a broad range of stakeholders to reach a more inclusive view of the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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