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  • Nature at Workby Vinod P. Sharma

    Springer 2011; US$ 99.00

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  • Evolution 2.0by Martin Brinkworth; Friedel Weinert

    Springer 2011; US$ 89.95

    These essays by leading philosophers and scientists focus on recent ideas at the forefront of modern Darwinism, showcasing and exploring the challenges they raise as well as open problems. This interdisciplinary volume is unique in that it addresses the key notions of evolutionary theory in approaches to the mind, in the philosophy of biology, in the... more...

  • Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells, Volume 1by M.A. Hayat

    Springer 2011; US$ 219.00

    This volume provides an overview of stem cells and cancer stem cells. Topics include the application of human pluripotent stem cells, mesenchymal stem cells, hematopoietic stem cells in cancer therapy, tissue/organ regeneration, and more. more...

  • Ecological Economicsby Stanislav E. Shmelev

    Springer 2011; US$ 79.95

    In a concise and crisp manner, this book presents the state of the art in ecological economics, an interdisciplinary field focused on the analysis of sustainability of global, national and regional economic systems. An elegant guide, the book offers a range of cutting edge methods used in sustainability research including multicriteria decision aid... more...

  • Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells, Volume 2by M.A. Hayat

    Springer 2011; US$ 239.00

    As in volume 1 of this series, this volume presents information on stem cells and cancer stem cells; Therapeutic Applications in disease and tissue/organ injury. Methodologies of regenerative medicine and tissue engineering are major components of this volume. Specific stem cells discussed are: human embryonic stem cells, hematopoietic stem cells,... more...

  • Modeling Fragile X Syndromeby Robert B. Denman

    Springer 2011; US$ 239.00

    This title contains: Introduction; Probing Astrocyte Function in Fragile X Syndrome; Neural Stem Cells; Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein (FMRP) and the Spinal Sensory System; The Role of the Postsynaptic Density in the Pathology of the Fragile X Syndrome; Behavior in a Drosophila model of Fragile X; Molecular and Genetic Analysis of the Drosophila... more...

  • Organelle Geneticsby Charles E. Bullerwell

    Springer 2011; US$ 209.00

    Mitochondria and chloroplasts are eukaryotic organelles that evolved from bacterial ancestors and harbor their own genomes. The gene products of these genomes work in concert with those of the nuclear genome to ensure proper organelle metabolism and biogenesis. This book explores the forces that have shaped the evolution of organelle genomes and the... more...

  • Regulatory RNAsby Bibekanand Mallick; Zhumur Ghosh

    Springer 2012; US$ 209.00

    Recent progress in high-throughput technologies and genome wide transcriptome studies have lead to a significant scientific milestone of discovering non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) which spans through a major portion of the genome. These RNAs most often act as riboregulators, and actively participate in the regulation of important cellular functions at the... more...

  • Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells,Volume 3by M.A. Hayat

    Springer 2011; US$ 239.00

    It is pointed out that cancer stem cell is a cell type within a tumor that possesses the capacity of cell-renewal and can give rise to the heterogeneous lineages of cancer cells that comprise the tumor. It is emphasized that a cancer stem cell is a tumor initiating cell. That conventional chemotherapy kills most cells in a tumor, but cancer stem cells... more...

  • Grundbegriffe der grünen Gentechnikby Susanne Hiekel

    Springer 2012; US$ 49.99

    Die Autorin analysiert grundlegende Begrifflichkeiten, die in der normativen Argumentation zur gr nen Gentechnik verwendet werden, und liefert damit eine philosophisch fundierte Argumentationsgrundlage. Sie geht von der Annahme aus, dass Begriffe wie z. B. Lebewesen (nat rliche) Art oder Gen in verschiedenen Bedeutungsnetzen unterschiedlich konnotiert... more...