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  • Asymmetry in Plants

    Biology of Handedness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bir Bahadur, K. V. Krishnamurthy, Monoranjan 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 – 2019-04-15
    CRC Press

  • Protecting Traditional Knowledge

    The WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel F. Robinson, Ahmed Abdel-Latif, Pedro Roffe

    This is the first comprehensive review of the Intergovernmental Committee (IGC) of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) established in 2000. It provides an in-depth consideration of the key thematic areas within WIPO discussions – genetic resources (GRs), traditional knowledge (TK)…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy

    An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space, 1st Edition

    By Peter B. Myles

    Over the last decade the concept of clustering has become a central idea for analyzing the competitiveness of nations, industries and firms. This book shows how the cluster concept can be usefully applied to the study of maritime activities.  Such activities, including shipping,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Fundamentals of Fluorescence Imaging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy Cox

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

    Hardback – 2019-04-09
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Francesco E. 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 – 2019-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Being Human

    Psychological Perspectives on Human Nature, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Gross

    While there may be no one single characteristic that differentiates humans as a species, it is the combination of differences from other species that makes us unique. The new edition of Being Human examines the psychology of being human through exploring different psychological traditions alongside…

    Paperback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-03-26
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Laboratory Mouse

    A Guide to the Location and Orientation of Tissues for Optimal Histological Evaluation, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Johnson, Brian DelGiudice, Dinesh Bangari, Eleanor Peterson, Gregory Ulinski, Susan Ryan, Beth Thurberg

    Key features: High quality full color photographs and descriptive texts on the location and removal of the organs from the mouse Instructive methods and clear visuals for trimming and orienting the organs for paraffin histology to obtain the best possible sections for analysis Full color…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
    CRC Press

  • Plankton

    Guide to Their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Iain Suthers, David Rissik, Anthony Richardson

    Key features: Contains a new chapter on Plankton in the Classroom Greatly expanded coverage of coastal and marine phytoplankton Explains the role of plankton in aquatic ecosystems and its usefulness as a water quality indicator Updates and details best practice in methodology for plankton sampling…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    CRC Press

  • Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deepak Kumar Verma

    With contributions from a broad range of experts in the field, this volume, Microbiology for Sustainable Agriculture, Soil Health, and Environmental Protection, focuses on important areas of microbiology related to soil and environmental microbiology associated with agricultural importance. The…

    Hardback – 2019-03-06
    Apple Academic Press

  • Companion Diagnostics (CDx) in Precision Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Il-Jin Kim

    There is a new trend in anti-cancer therapeutics development: a targeted therapy and precision medicine that targets a subgroup of patients with specific biomarkers. An in vitro diagnostic (IVD) assay is required to identify a subgroup of cancer patients who would benefit from the targeted therapy,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04
    Jenny Stanford Publishing
    Pan Stanford Series on Digital Signal Processing

  • Crop Production Technologies for Sustainable Use and Conservation

    Physiological and Molecular Advances, 1st Edition

    Edited by Munir Ozturk, Khalid Rehman Hakeem, Muhammad Ashraf, Muhammad Sajid Aqeel Ahmad

    Crop Production Technologies for Sustainable Use and Conservation:Physiological and Molecular Advances presents an abundance of research on important and new production technologies for the successful sustainable production of major crops. The volume covers most of the major crops used the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01
    Apple Academic Press

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