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  • A Guide to Cancer

    Origins and Revelations, 1st Edition

    By Melford John

    A Guide to Cancer: Origins and Revelations unfolds the complex and fascinating topic of cancer in two ways: firstly, no specialist knowledge is assumed on the part of the reader, and secondly, despite the serious nature of the topics, the book aims to stimulate interest, provoke thought, and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-16
    CRC Press
    Pocket Guides to Biomedical Sciences

  • Connexin Cell Communication Channels

    Roles in the Immune System and Immunopathology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ernesto Oviedo-Orta, Brenda R. Kwak, William Howard Evans

    Plasma membrane-associated channels known as gap junctions, along with their protein building blocks—connexins—have an important functional role in a range of immunological processes, including heart function, cell growth and specialization, and early development. Spanning basic science and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    CRC Press

  • Survival Analysis with Interval-Censored Data

    A Practical Approach with Examples in R, SAS, and BUGS, 1st Edition

    By Kris Bogaerts, Arnost Komarek, Emmanuel Lesaffre

    Survival Analysis with Interval-Censored Data: A Practical Approach with Examples in R, SAS, and BUGS provides the reader with a practical introduction into the analysis of interval-censored survival times. Although many theoretical developments have appeared in the last fifty years, interval…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

  • Global Change in Marine Systems

    Societal and Governing Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrice Guillotreau, Alida Bundy, R. Ian Perry

    Marine social and ecological systems around the world face multiple natural and anthropogenic stressors associated with global change. The resulting changes can create hardship for local societies that depend on them for food, livelihoods and wellbeing. Knowing how to respond to global change in a…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14
    Routledge Studies in Environment, Culture, and Society

  • Tumors and Cancers

    Endocrine Glands – Blood – Marrow – Lymph, 1st Edition

    By Dongyou Liu

    Tumors and Cancers: Endocrine Glands – Blood – Marrow – Lymph provides succinct reviews of neoplastic growths disrupting normal functions of affected structures. Each chapter presents a state of the art summary of tumor/cancer of a particular type in relation to its biology, epidemiology, disease…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09
    CRC Press
    Pocket Guides to Biomedical Sciences

  • Gene Expression Studies Using Affymetrix Microarrays

    1st Edition

    By Hinrich Gohlmann, Willem Talloen

    The Affymetrix GeneChip® system is one of the most widely adapted microarray platforms. However, due to the overwhelming amount of information available, many Affymetrix users tend to stick to the default analysis settings and may end up drawing sub-optimal conclusions. Written by a molecular…

    Paperback – 2017-11-03
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by John A. Cigliano, Heidi L. Ballard

    In recent years, citizen science has emerged as a powerful new concept to enable the general public, students, and volunteers to become involved in scientific research. A prime example is in biodiversity conservation, where data collection and monitoring can be greatly enhanced through citizen…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Standing on the Shoulders of Darwin and Mendel

    Early Views of Inheritance, 1st Edition

    By David J. Galton

    Standing on the Shoulders of Darwin and Mendel: Early Views of Inheritance explores early theories about the mechanisms of inheritance. Beginning with Charles Darwin's now rejected Gemmule hypothesis, the book documents the reception of Gregor Mendel's work on peas and follows the work of early…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30
    CRC Press

  • Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Implications for the Convention on Biological Diversity and Nagoya Protocol, 1st Edition

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS) in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this book recognizes that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateral contracts undermine fairness and equity.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

  • Developmental Neurobiology

    1st Edition

    By Lynne Bianchi

    Developmental Neurobiology tells the extraordinary process of neural development by showing how the scientific discoveries were made and how the hypotheses evolved over time. Each chapter explores the specific mechanisms of development while highlighting the key experiments and methods used to make…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25
    Garland Science

  • Aging

    Exploring a Complex Phenomenon, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shamim I. Ahmad

    This book is a detailed and comprehensive synthesis of the scientific study of aging. Dozens of contributions from leading scholars review various theories of aging, and molecular, cellular, biochemical and microbial aspects of aging, among just a few of the topics included. Authoritative, wide…

    Hardback – 2017-10-25
    CRC Press

  • Nonparametric Statistical Tests

    A Computational Approach, 1st Edition

    By Markus Neuhauser

    Nonparametric Statistical Tests: A Computational Approach describes classical nonparametric tests, as well as novel and little-known methods such as the Baumgartner-Weiss-Schindler and the Cucconi tests. The book presents SAS and R programs, allowing readers to carry out the different statistical…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

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