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  • Photoprocesses, Photoreceptors, and Evolutionby Jerome J. Wolken

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Photoprocesses, Photoreceptors, and Evolution discusses the important role that visible radiation has played in the development of photoreceptor systems, hence, in the evolution of life on earth. The book examines the spectrum of energies that impinge on the Earth, what kinds of molecules absorb these energies, and how they are structured within the... more...

  • Introduction to Experimental Biophysicsby Jay Nadeau

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 98.95

    Increasing numbers of physicists, chemists, and mathematicians are moving into biology, reading literature across disciplines, and mastering novel biochemical concepts. To succeed in this transition, researchers must understand on a practical level what is experimentally feasible. The number of experimental techniques in biology is vast and often... more...

  • Handbook of Molecular and Cellular Methods in Biology and Medicine, Third Editionby Leland J. Cseke; Ara Kirakosyan; Peter B. Kaufman; Margaret V. Westfall

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 199.95

    Several milestones in biology have been achieved since the first publication of the Handbook of Molecular and Cellular Methods in Biology and Medicine . This is true particularly with respect to genome-level sequencing of higher eukaryotes, the invention of DNA microarray technology, advances in bioinformatics, and the development of RNAi technology.... more...

  • Black Riceby U.K.S Kushwaha

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 159.00

    Themain purpose of this book is to introduce black rice to a wider circle ofpeople. Although there have been research on different aspects of black rice, theinformation is scattered and not easily accessible to laypersons. The book intendsto cover all the aspects of black rice from research, history, to itsdevelopment. As such, the book will be suitable... more...

  • Anti-Cancer N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of Gold(III), Gold(I) and Platinum(II)by Taotao Zou

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 129.00

    This thesis focuses on the development of gold- and non-classical platinum-based anti-cancer agents that display distinctively different anti-cancer mechanisms compared to the commonly used cisplatin. These metal complexes contain N-heterocyclic carbene (NHC) ligands which are able to form strong M-C(NHC) bonds, conferring high stability and favorable... more...

  • Biomimeticsby Bharat Bhushan

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 279.00

    This revised, updated and expanded new edition presents an overview of biomimetics and biologically inspired structured surfaces. It deals with various examples of biomimetics which include surfaces with roughness-induced superomniphobicity, self-cleaning, antifouling, and controlled adhesion. The focus in the book is on the Lotus Effect,... more...

  • Berichte zur Lebensmittelsicherheit 2014by Bundesamt für Verbraucherschutz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 29.99

    Das Monitoring ist ein gemeinsam von Bund und Ländern durchgeführtes Untersuchungsprogramm, das die amtliche Überwachung der Bundesländer ergänzt. Während die Überwachung über hauptsächlich verdachts- und risikoorientierte Untersuchungen die Einhaltung rechtlicher Vorschriften kontrolliert, ist das Monitoring ein System wiederholter repräsentativer... more...

  • Molecular Science of Fluctuations Toward Biological Functionsby Masahide Terazima; Mikio Kataoka; Ryuichi Ueoka; Yuko Okamoto

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 179.00

    In this monograph, the importance of fluctuations forbiological reactions is discussed from various points of view. Understandingthe biological reactions at the molecular level is one of the major targets inmany scientific fields, including not only basic biology but also physics,physical chemistry, and medical science. One of the key factors in the... more...

  • Vascular Tumors and Developmental Malformationsby Paula E. North; Tara Sander

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 99.00

    This book comprehensively covers the classification, histopathology, pathogenesis, and molecular diagnosis of vascular tumors and malformations, correlating these with current approaches to clinical management. It offers a new multidisciplinary resource for clinicians, pathologists, molecular diagnosticians, and scientists in the field of vascular... more...

  • Translational Research in Muscular Dystrophyby Shin'ichi Takeda; Yuko Miyagoe-Suzuki; Madoka Mori-Yoshimura

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 159.00

    This book presents recent advances in translational research on muscular dystrophy (MD) to physicians and researchers, including cutting-edge research on the disease such as regenerative medicine, next-generation DNA sequencing, and nucleic acid therapies. It also describes the current systems for clinical trials and MD patient databases, resources,... more...