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  • Mapping of Nervous System Diseases via MicroRNAs

    Edited by Christian Barbato, Francesca Ruberti

    This book reviews the function of miRNA in neurological diseases and the advancement of the technology for therapeutic modulation of miRNA activity. Due to the ever-expanding knowledge of miRNAs as fine-tuners of gene expression in all aspects of biology and medicine, and to the emerging impact of…

    Hardback – 2016-01-08 
    CRC Press
    Frontiers in Neurotherapeutics Series

  • 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 – 2015-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Cell Biology by the Numbers

    By Ron Milo, Rob Phillips

    Very little in our human experience is truly comparable to the immensely crowded and bustling interior of a cell. Biological numeracy provides a new kind of understanding of the cellular world. This book brings together up-to-date quantitative data from the vast biological literature and uses the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 
    Garland Science

  • Living Matter

    Algebra of Molecules

    By Leonid P. Buchatsky, Valery V. Stcherbic

    This book provides a review of biochemistry as an algebra of molecules of living matter and utilizes Clifford algebras to discuss the basic biochemical processes of DNA replication, DNA transcription, RNA splicing and translation. Viral carcinogenesis is discussed in depth, specific attention is…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Structural and Mediator Lipidomics

    By Michel Lagarde, Nathalie Bernoud-Hubac, Celine Costaz, Frederic Carriere, Michel Guichardant

    Lipidomics is the part of metabololomics dedicated to lipids. It can be defined as the full molecular characterization of the lipid component in a defined system, as well as consideration of their function when available. Their recent development has led experts in the field to distinguish between…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    EPFL Press

  • Introductory Fisheries Analyses with R

    By Derek H. Ogle

    This book provides detailed instructions on how to perform basic fisheries stock assessment analyses in the R environment. The analyses covered are typical analyses for many working fisheries scientists and, thus, also occur in most upper-level undergraduate and graduate level fisheries science,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

  • Polyamines in Fungi

    Their Distribution, Metabolism, and Role in Cell Differentiation and Morphogenesis

    By Laura Valdés-Santiago, José Ruiz-Herrera

    It was not until recent years that the study of polyamines, their mechanisms of synthesis, and the roles they play in metabolism have flourished, becoming a fertile field of intense research. Polyamines in Fungi: Their Distribution, Metabolism, and Role in Cell Differentiation and Morphogenesis…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Affect Regulation and the Origin of the Self

    The Neurobiology of Emotional Development

    By Allan N. Schore

    For over three decades, Allan N. Schore has offered numerous volumes, chapters, and articles on regulation theory, a biopsychosocial model of the development, psychopathogenesis, and treatment of the implicit subjective self. The theory is grounded in the integration of psychology, psychiatry, and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-03 
    Psychology Press

  • Molecular Biology

    Structure and Dynamics of Genomes and Proteomes

    By Jordanka Zlatanova, Kensal E. van Holde

    Molecular Biology: Structure and Dynamics of Genomes and Proteomes illustrates the essential principles behind the transmission and expression of genetic information at the level of DNA, RNA, and proteins. This textbook emphasizes the experimental basis of discovery and the most recent advances in…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30 
    Garland Science

  • Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction

    By Jean Emile Morel

    Thoroughly researched using experimentation and re-examination of all previously published evidence, Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction is a carefully crafted treatise and revision of previous conceptions of muscle contraction. It presents detailed descriptions of new,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18 
    CRC Press

  • Human Placental Trophoblasts

    Impact of Maternal Nutrition

    Edited by Asim K. Duttaroy, Sanjay Basak

    Human Placental Trophoblasts: Impact of Maternal Nutrition explores the vital roles of trophoblasts play in fetal growth and pregnancy, giving you new insight into the modulation of placental trophoblast functions by nutrients. It also reviews the role of fatty acids, folic acids, and specific…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17 
    CRC Press

  • Annual Fishes

    Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution

    Edited by Nibia Berois, Graciela García, Rafael O. de Sá

    Annual Fishes: Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution is the first comprehensive reference on current knowledge of diverse species that exhibit unique survival strategies and provide important models for basic and applied research. This work fills a void, covering the life cycle,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

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