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  • Next Generation Sequencing Data Analysis

    By Xinkun Wang

    Recent advances in genomics technology has dramatically reduced the cost of genome sequencing. Huge amounts of data is generated by next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, posing substantial data analysis problems for many life scientists. There is a huge gap in this field for a book that…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Biolinguistics

    The Human Language Faculty and Its Biological Basis

    Edited by Koji Fujita, Cedric A. Boeckx

    Biolinguistics is a highly interdisciplinary field that seeks the rapprochement between linguistics and biology. Linking theoretical linguistics, theoretical biology, genetics, neuroscience and cognitive psychology, this book offers a collection of chapters situating the enterprise conceptually,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 

  • Management Science in Fisheries

    An introduction to simulation-based methods

    Edited by Charles T.T. Edwards, Dorothy J. Dankel

    A key goal of fisheries management is to regulate extractive pressure on a resource so as to ensure social, economic and ecological sustainability. This text provides an accessible entry point for students and professionals to management science as developed in fisheries, in order to facilitate…

    Hardback – 2016-03-08 

  • Cytochrome P450 2D6

    Structure, Function, Regulation and Polymorphism

    By Shufeng Zhou

    Three families of CYPs in the human cytochrome P450 (CYP) gene superfamily, imaginatively called CYP1, CYP2, and CYP3, account for more than 90% of the oxidative metabolism of clinical drugs. CYP2D6, although only 2-4% total hepatic CYP, metabolizes about 25% of all medications in the human liver.…

    Hardback – 2016-03-04 
    CRC Press

  • Cellular Therapy for Neurological Injury

    Edited by Charles S., Jr. Cox

    This book describes the current status of the field of cellular therapy for neurological injuries, with primary areas of concentration on traumatic brain injury, stroke, (ischemic and hemorrhagic) as well as spinal cord injury. The book explores mechanisms of injury, the influence of the mechanism…

    Hardback – 2016-03-01 
    CRC Press
    Gene and Cell Therapy

  • Biology and Ecology of Aphids

    Edited by Andreas Vilcinskas

    Most people know of aphids as garden pests, infesting the soft green tissues of plants in vast numbers and killing them by sucking out the sap. Indeed, among the 4000 or so known species of aphids about 250 are pests, and in temperate regions several are economically important agricultural pests…

    Hardback – 2016-03-01 
    CRC Press

  • Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological Perspectives, Volume II

    Peripheral Nervous System

    By James W. Albers, Stanley Berent

    This book, the second of three volumes, concentrates on peripheral nervous system disorders. Examining the effects of neurotoxicants on nerve, muscle and the neuromuscular junction, it builds on the scientific principles outlined in volume 1 by looking at the application of the methods…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Taylor & Francis

  • Microbial Biotechnology

    Technological Challenges and Developmental Trends

    Edited by Bhima Bhukya, Anjana Devi Tangutur

    The new volume takes an interdisciplinary look at current technical challenges and recent developmental trends in microbial biotechnology. It covers an avalanche of new information available through research by focusing on a broad spectrum of issues on different microorganisms and their recent…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Crop Breeding

    Bioinformatics and Preparing for Climate Change

    Edited by Santosh Kumar

    Climate change will severely impact the world’s food supply unless steps are taken to increase crop resilience. Otherwise, the negative effects on both the yield and the quality of crop plants are predicted to be immense. Plant genomics is a potentially powerful defense against this looming threat.…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Clinical Nutrition and Aging

    Sarcopenia and Muscle Metabolism

    Edited by Chad Cox

    Sarcopenia—the loss of muscle mass and strength that occurs with advancing age—is a major health challenge, particularly in North America, Europe, and Japan, which have large aging populations. This compendium volume is a valuable addition to the existing literature, providing state-of-the-art…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Nanotechnology and Drug Delivery, Volume Two

    Nano-Engineering Strategies and Nanomedicines against Severe Diseases

    Edited by Jose L. Arias

    The recent introduction of nanomedicines in the drug therapy arena is revolutionizing the management of severe diseases. The key advance in the field is the optimization of the biological fate of drug molecules, thus improving the therapeutic effect while keeping to a very minimum the associated…

    Hardback – 2016-02-28 
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Fish Migration

    Edited by Pedro Morais, Francoise Daverat

    Since the publication of The Migrations of Fish by Prof. Alexander Meek in 1916, a number of books have been published on this subject. However, most of these books only cover one type of migratory mechanisms. This book aims to overcome this drawback by presenting a comprehensive coverage of all…

    Hardback – 2016-02-28 
    CRC Press

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