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  • Metals in Cellsby Valeria Culotta; Robert A. Scott

    Wiley 2013; US$ 253.00 US$ 219.27

    Over the last three decades a lot of research on the role of metals in biochemistry and medicine has been done. As a result many structures of biomolecules with metals have been characterized and medicinal chemistry studied the effects of metal containing drugs. This new book (from the EIBC Book Series) covers recent advances made by top researchers... more...

  • Processing of VEGF-C and -D by the Proprotein Convertasesby Geraldine Siegfried; Abdel-Majid Khatib

    Biota Publishing 2013; US$ 60.00

    The vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) family members that include VEGF-A, -B, -C, -D,and placental growth factor (PlGF), display distinct binding affinities for their receptors VEGFR-1,-2, and/or -3. In addition to their requirements in the initiation, development, and maintenance ofblood and lymphatic vasculature, VEGFs and VEGFRs are upregulated... more...

  • Spectroscopy of Biological Moleculesby M.P. Marques; L.A.E. Batista de Carvalho; P.I. Haris

    IOS Press 2013; US$ 196.00

    This book presents contributions from some of the leading experts in spectroscopic techniques including infrared, Raman, NMR, fluorescence and Circular Dichroism spectroscopy. Structural characterization of biomolecules, cells, tissues and whole organisms are amongst the topics that were covered by these experts at the 14th European Conference on Spectroscopy... more...

  • Biochemistry of Signal Transduction and Regulationby Gerhard Krauss

    Wiley 2014; US$ 140.00 US$ 121.33

    Originally based on a graduate course taught by the author, this true classic has once again been extensively updated to incorporate key new findings in biological signaling. With over half of the content re-written, plus 70 brand new and 50 revised figures, this is the most up-to-date textbook on signaling available anywhere. Thanks to its clear... more...

  • Microsomes and Drug Oxidationsby Volker Ullrich; Alfred Hildebrandt; Ivar Roots

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Microsomes and Drug Oxidations is a record of the proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Microsomes and Drug Oxidations, held in Berlin, Germany in July 1976. The compendium provides an overview of knowledge on the oxidative metabolism of drugs, carcinogens, and various other environmental chemicals. Topics discussed include lipid structure... more...

  • The Sweetner Trap and How to Avoid Itby Beatrice Trum Hunter

    Basic Health Publications 2013; US$ 9.99

    The author exposes facts about today's sweeteners--from aspartame to stevia, sucralose, and xylitol. more...

  • Food Oligosaccharidesby F. Javier Moreno; Mar?a Luz Sanz

    Wiley 2014; US$ 236.95 US$ 205.36

    A growing awareness of the relationship between diet and health  has led to an increasing demand for food products that support health beyond simply providing basic nutrition. Digestive health is the largest segment of the burgeoning functional food market worldwide. Incorporation of bioactive oligosaccharides into foods can yield health benefits... more...

  • Phosphodiesterases and Their Inhibitors, Volume 61by Spiros Liras; Andrew S. Bell; Raimund Mannhold; Hugo Kubinyi; Gerd Folkers

    Wiley 2014; US$ 210.00 US$ 182.00

    Written by the pioneers of Viagra, the first blockbuster PDE inhibitor drug. Beginning with a review of the first wave of phosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitors, this book focuses on new and emerging PDE targets and their inhibitors. Drug development options for all major human PDE families are discussed and cover diverse therapeutic fields, such as neurological/psychiatric,... more...

  • Ribosome-inactivating Proteinsby Fiorenzo Stirpe; Douglas Lappi

    Wiley 2014; US$ 144.95 US$ 125.62

    This important reference provides up-to-date information on all aspects of ribosome-inactivating proteins (RIPs). Including a list of all known RIPs, their distribution in nature, structure, genetics and chemical and immunological properties, this reference covers mechanisms of action, including the enzymatic activity on various polynucleotide substrates;... more...

  • Ligand Design in Medicinal Inorganic Chemistryby Tim Storr

    Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00 US$ 169.00

    Increasing the potency of therapeutic compounds, while limiting side-effects, is a common goal in medicinal chemistry. Ligands that effectively bind metal ions and also include specific features to enhance targeting, reporting, and overall efficacy are driving innovation in areas of disease diagnosis and therapy. Ligand Design in Medicinal Inorganic... more...