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  • 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

    This book provides the first comprehensive account of the various aspects of polyamines in fungi as compared to other organisms. It covers all aspects of polyamine metabolism and the biological function of polyamines in stress and cell integrity.…

    Hardback – 2015-12-03 
    CRC Press
    Mycology

  • 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

  • Induction of Bone Formation in Primates

    The Transforming Growth Factor

    Edited by Ugo Ripamonti

    The effects of the bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) family on bone formation are well documented, but the transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta (ß) isoforms are much less studied. The product of 20 years of study, Induction of Bone Formation in Primates: The Transforming Growth Factor-ß3 sums up…

    Hardback – 2015-11-12 
    CRC Press

  • Human Placental Trophoblasts

    Impact of Maternal Nutrition

    Edited by Asim K. Duttaroy, Sanjay Basak

    Trophoblasts are cells in the human placenta that play a vital role in fetal growth and pregnancy. This book discusses the role of nutrients on human placental development with particular focus on the impact of nutrients on trophoblast function. Exposure to nutrients in utero is critical, as it…

    Hardback – 2015-11-12 
    CRC Press

  • Annual Fishes

    Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution

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

    Annual fishes provide a unique opportunity to serve as a model organism for studies in vertebrate biology, such as behavior, sexual selection, molecular evolution, evolution of morphological traits, speciation, population dynamics, competition, reproductive strategies, regulation of developmental…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • The Evolution of Charles Darwin

    By George A. Dorsey

    Charles Darwin is well-known throughout the world for his revolutionary work from 1859; The Origin of Species, the foundational study of evolution which greatly challenged the near-universal belief in the Christian world, at that time, of creationism. Originally published in 1928, Dorsey attempts…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Redox Proteins in Supercomplexes and Signalosomes

    Edited by Ricardo O. Louro, Irene Diaz-Moreno

    Get Insight on the Function of Supercomplexes in Biological Systems Redox Proteins in Supercomplexes and Signalosomes is one of the first books to explore the key role played by redox proteins and their interaction network in a wide range of essential cellular processes in all domains of life. The…

    Hardback – 2015-11-06 
    CRC Press

  • Mitochondria in Liver Disease

    Edited by Derick Han, Neil Kaplowitz

    This book gathers the most current research regarding the role of mitochondria, often referred to as the "powerhouse of the cell" due to its role in metabolism. Mitochondrial dysfunction plays an important role in many liver diseases including drug-induced liver injury, alcoholic liver disease, and…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03 
    CRC Press
    Oxidative Stress and Disease

  • Missing Data Analysis in Practice

    By Trivellore Raghunathan

    Missing Data Analysis in Practice provides practical methods for analyzing missing data along with the heuristic reasoning for understanding the theoretical underpinnings. Drawing on his 25 years of experience researching, teaching, and consulting in quantitative areas, the author presents both…

    Hardback – 2015-11-02 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

  • Inferential Models

    Reasoning with Uncertainty

    By Ryan Martin, Chuanhai Liu

    A New Approach to Sound Statistical Reasoning Inferential Models: Reasoning with Uncertainty introduces the authors’ recently developed approach to inference: the inferential model (IM) framework. This logical framework for exact probabilistic inference does not require the user to input prior…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

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