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  • Marine Transboundary Conservation and Protected Areas

    Edited by Peter Mackelworth

    The marine environment does not naturally respect arbitrary international boundaries. The establishment and management of transboundary marine protected areas therefore presents major governance challenges. This book analyses a series of marine peace park and transboundary conservation initiatives…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity

    Good practices for in situ and on-farm conservation

    Edited by Bhuwon Sthapit, Hugo A.H. Lamers, V. Ramanatha Rao, Arwen Bailey

    Farmers have developed a range of agricultural practices to sustainably use and maintain a wide diversity of crop species in many parts of the world. This book documents good practices innovated by farmers and collects key reviews on good practices from global experts, not only from the case…

    Hardback – 2016-05-17 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Polyploidy and Hybridization for Crop Improvement

    Edited by Annaliese S. Mason

    Many of our current agricultural crops are natural or agricultural hybrids (between two or more species), or polyploids (containing more than one genome or set of chromosomes). These include potato, oats, cotton, oilseed rape, wheat, strawberries, kiwifruit, banana, seedless watermelon, triticale…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Gene-Environment Interaction Analysis

    Methods in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

    Edited by Sumiko Anno

    This is the first book dealing with the theme of gene–environment (G×E) interaction analysis. G×E interaction analysis is a statistical method for clarifying G×E interactions applicable to a phenotype or a disease that is the result of interactions between genes and the environment. The book…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • Aptamers

    Tools for Nanotherapy and Molecular Imaging

    Edited by Rakesh N. Veedu

    Aptamers, often termed as ‘chemical antibodies,’ are an emerging class of synthetic ligands for efficient target-specific molecular recognition. The objective of this book is to highlight recent advances and potential of aptamers in various disease conditions. . This book focuses on the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • Cellular Analysis by Atomic Force Microscopy

    By Malgorzata Lekka

    Despite substantial evidence showing the feasibility of Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) to identify cells with altered elastic and adhesive properties, the use of this technique as a complementary diagnostic method remains controversial. This book is designed to be a practical textbook that teaches…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • Biology and Ecology of Crayfish

    Edited by Matt Longshaw, Paul Stebbing

    Written by world experts in astacology, this book covers a range of aspects of the biology and ecology of freshwater crayfish. With a strong focus on wild crayfish, the book studies the taxonomy and genetics of this interesting group of animals. Under examination also are crayfish growth and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation, Second Edition

    Edited by John S. Buckleton, Jo-Anne Bright, Duncan Taylor

    Now in its second edition, Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation is the most comprehensive resource for DNA casework available today. Written by leaders in the fields of biology and statistics, including a contribution from Peter Gill, the father of DNA analysis, the book emphasizes the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-27 
    CRC Press

  • CyberGenetics

    Health genetics and new media

    By Anna Harris, Susan Kelly, Sally Wyatt

    Online genetic testing services are increasingly being offered to consumers who are becoming exposed to, and knowledgeable about, new kinds of genetic technologies, as the launch of a 23andme genetic testing product in the UK testifies. Genetic research breakthroughs, cheek swabbing forensic…

    Hardback – 2016-04-27 
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

  • Molecular Cell Biology of the Growth and Differentiation of Plant Cells

    Edited by Ray J. Rose

    This book encompasses cell division, cell expansion, and differentiation, which is the cellular basis of plant growth and development. The dynamics of cellular organelles are considered in the context of these processes. Advances in the visualization of organelles using molecular probes and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    This volume examines the biocultural dimensions of obesity from an anthropological perspective in an effort to broaden understanding of a growing public health concern. The United States of America currently has the highest rates of obesity among developed countries, with an alarming rise in…

    Paperback – 2016-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Janeway's Immunobiology

    9th Edition

    By Kenneth Murphy, Casey Weaver

    Janeway's Immunobiology is a textbook for students studying immunology at the undergraduate, graduate, and medical school levels. As an introductory text, all students will appreciate the book's clear writing and informative illustrations, and advanced students and working immunologists will…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01 
    Garland Science

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