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  • 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 – 2015-11-10 
    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 – 2015-11-09 
    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 – 2015-11-08 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Redox Proteins in Supercomplexes and Signalosomes

    Edited by Ricardo O. Louro, Irene Diaz-Moreno

    Redox supercomplexes and signalosomes are large and often transient associations of multiple redox proteins which play a vital role in numerous cellular processes. Supercomplexes and signalosomes provide the link between reductive- and systems- biology in understanding how the molecular properties…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05 
    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 – 2015-11-02 
    CRC Press
    Oxidative Stress and Disease

  • Missing Data Analysis in Practice

    By Trivellore Raghunathan

    This book focuses on two general purpose approaches to data analysis that work well in practice: weighting and imputation. The book takes a very practical approach to the methods, with a number of datasets used to illustrate the key aspects. The datasets are taken from randomized trials,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

  • Inferential Models

    Reasoning with Uncertainty

    By Ryan Martin, Chuanhai Liu

    This book delves into the authors’ work toward deeper understanding of statistical inference in terms of reasoning with uncertainty and meaningfulness of probabilistic inferential output. Focusing on a valid, prior-free probabilistic inferential framework called inferential models, the authors…

    Hardback – 2015-10-29 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

  • 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 – 2015-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Diseases of Edible Oilseed Crops

    By Chirantan Chattopadhyay, S. J. Kolte, Farid Waliyar

    Diseases of Edible Oilseed Crops presents an unprecedentedly thorough collection of information on the diseases of cultivated annual oilseed crops, including peanut, rapeseed-mustard, sesame, soybean, sunflower, and safflower. Written by internationally recognized researchers, this book covers and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-22 
    CRC Press

  • Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills

    By Sunil Gupta

    Adhering to the curriculum of the SAS 9 Advanced Exam, this book provides an overview of advanced SAS programming techniques. It adopts a clear and concise approach to address each topic, offering basic syntax, a list of key points, other notes specific to the SAS topic, and an annotated example.…

    Hardback – 2015-10-14 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction

    By Jean Emile Morel

    The Huxley model from the mid-twentieth century is a long-standing theory of the molecular mechanism by which muscles contract; it has become dogma. This model is also sometimes referred to as the Sliding Filament model. This book summarizes and evaluates current research of the Huxley model and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-11 
    CRC Press

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