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  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 

  • Histology of Fishes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Krzysztof Formicki, Frank Kirschbaum

    In recent years, histology has become an essential component for the in-depth study of many scientific disciplines, and new techniques have increased our ability to detect and differentiate a wide variety of structures. Written by an international team of experts, this book will contain chapters…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Gene Regulation and Therapeutics for Cancer

    1st Edition

    Edited by Surinder K. Batra, Moorthy Palanimuthu Ponnusamy

    Advances in biotechnology have brought gene therapy to the forefront of medical research. The prelude to successful gene therapy, i.e. the efficient transfer and expression of a variety of human genes into target cells, has already been accomplished in several systems. Specifically, gene regulation…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Matrix of Stem Cell Research Revisited

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Hauskeller, Arne Manzeschke, Anja Pichl

    This multi-disciplinary book presents the current state of stem cell science in society, twenty years on from the first cultivation of human embryonic stem cells and ten years after the invention of genetically altered human stem cells. The once specialist field has morphed into a billion-dollar…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Genetics and Society

  • Fundamentals of Fluorescence Imaging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy Cox

    Fluorescence imaging, at macro, micro and sub-micro scales, has revolutionized biological science in the past 30 years. Immuno-labeling has provided the precise targeting of molecules in the fixed tissue, while fluorescent proteins have enabled localization in living tissues. Fluorescent indicators…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Pan Stanford

  • Asymmetry in Plants

    Biology of Handedness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bir Bahadur, K. V. Krishnamurthy, Manoranjan Ghose, S. John Adams

    Plants exhibit forms of asymmetry analogous to "handedness" in bilaterally symmetrical animals. This book explores the evolutionary significance and development of asymmetry. Examples of genetic control include the direction of tendril or stem coiling of many climbing plants; the so-called spiral…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    CRC Press

  • Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Disease, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and Exercise Systems Genetics

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. Timothy Lightfoot, Monica J. Hubal, Stephen M. Roth

    Technological advances over the last two decades have placed genetic research at the forefront of sport and exercise science. It provides potential answers to some of contemporary sport and exercise’s defining issues and throws up some of the area’s most challenging ethical questions, but to-date…

    Hardback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Lipid-Mediated Signaling Transduction, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eric Murphy, Thad Rosenberger, Mikhail Golovko

    This volume is an extension of the subjects covered in the first edition. There are 5 sections each with 4 to 7 chapters. The 1st and 5th sections will present advances in techniques for study of mammalian lipids over the past 6-7 years since the 1st edition was assembled. The 2nd and 3rd section…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    CRC Press
    Methods in Signal Transduction Series

  • Biology of Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Roger B. McDonald

    Biology of Aging, Second Edition revises and updated the original text to reflect the new approach to aging research that has had a significant impact on how disciplines such as gerontology and geriatrics view the aging process. The rate of aging and the incidence of disease are now considered…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Garland Science

  • Quantitative Understanding of Biosystems

    An Introduction to Biophysics, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas M. Nordlund, Peter M. Hoffmann

    Praise for the prior edition "The author has done a magnificent job… this book is highly recommended for introducing biophysics to the motivated and curious undergraduate student."―Contemporary Physics "a terrific text … will enable students to understand the significance of biological parameters…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18 
    CRC Press
    Foundations of Biochemistry and Biophysics

  • Discrete Methods in Population Genomics

    1st Edition

    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

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