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  • Discrete Methods in Population Genomics

    By Laxmi Parida

    The extent and accessibility of modern sequencing technologies have transformed population genetics to population genomics. Focusing on this new area, this book explores the combination of combinatorial and statistical methods to produce novel algorithms to solve problems, bringing accuracy and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Disease

    By Frank Marino

    Fatigue is a condition spanning the breadth of human functioning in health and disease and is a central concern in sport and exercise. Even so we are yet to fully understand its causes. One reason for this lack of understanding is that we seldom consider fatigue from an evolutionary perspective -…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Atlas of Terrestrial Mammal Limbs

    By Anthony Herrel, Christine Bohmer, Anne-Claire Fabre

    This book is an atlas of limbs in terrestrial mammals. Diversity is highlighted with comprehensive phylogenetic coverage of front and hind limbs. Ecological diversity is also targeted with different locomotor ecologies (aquatic, terrestrial, arboreal). Standardized views of the limb musculature…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Healing Plants of Nigeria

    An Ethnomedicinal Survey

    By Anselm Adodo, Maurice M. Iwu

    This book explores the field of ethnomedicine in Nigeria, documenting the plants traditionally used by the local population and the traditional beliefs around the use. It argues for a return to a community-based approach to medicine.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press
    Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times

  • Hormones as Tokens of Selection

    Qualitative Dynamics of Homeostasis and Regulation in Organismal Biology

    By Hugo Antonius van den Berg

    Hormones as Tokens of Selection addresses deep questions in biology: How are biological systems controlled? How can one formulate general theories of homeostasis and control and instantiate such theories in mathematical models? How can one use evolutionary arguments to guide our answers to these…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • Genetic Ancestry

    Our Stories, Our Pasts

    By Jada Benn Torres, Gabriel A. Torres Colón

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    New Biological Anthropology

  • Maritime Environmental Management

    Principles and Practice

    By Anthony W. Gallagher

    In this comprehensive introduction to the issues surrounding the use of the marine environment, the contribution of the maritime sector, specifically shipping and ports, to global environmental impacts is explored in depth. Using an ecosystem-based approach, the author reviews these impacts…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Statistics for Business

    By Perumal Mariappan

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Plankton

    Guide to Their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality, Second Edition

    By Iain Suthers, David Rissik, Anthony Richardson

    This practical book provides a comprehensive introduction to the biology and ecology of plankton and describes its use as a tool for monitoring water quality. All the major freshwater and coastal phytoplankton and zooplankton groups are covered and their associated environmental issues are…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    CRC Press

  • Atlas of Reptile Development

    By Jacqueline E. Moustakas-Verho, Raul Diaz

    This is an atlas of development for several reptiles: a turtle (Trachemys scripta), a specialized lizard (Chamaeleo calyptratus ), a generalized terrestrial lizard (Aspidoscelis uniparens ), a snake (Boaedon (Lamprophis) fuliginosus ), and a crocodilian (Alligator mississippiensis ). With the rise…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    CRC Press

  • Methods for Reversing Protein Modification

    Ubiquitin and SUMO-specific Proteases

    Edited by Tasneem Bawa-Khalfe, Jinke Cheng

    Protein posttranslational modification with peptide tags ubiquitin or small ubiquitin-like modifier (SUMO) orchestrate multiple cellular events to ensure normal physiology. These simple enzymatic activities maintain homeostasis of protein modification and normal cell function. This book addresses…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press
    Methods in Signal Transduction Series

  • Survival Guide to General Chemistry

    By Patrick E. McMahon, Rosemary McMahon, Bohdan Khomtchouk

    This work evolved over thirty combined years of teaching general chemistry to a variety of student demographics.The focus is not to recap or review the theoretical concepts well described in the available texts.Instead, the topics and descriptions in this book make available specific, detailed…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06 
    CRC Press

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