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  • Genes and Behaviorby Michael Rutter

    Wiley 2016; US$ 59.95 US$ 35.97

    In this major new book, eminent scientist Professor Sir Michael Rutter gets behind the hype of the behavioral genetics debate to provide a balanced and authoritative overview of the genetic revolution and its implications for understanding human behavior. Written by one of the world's leading figures in child psychology and psychiatry, Professor... more...

  • Current Topics in Cellular Regulationby Bernard L. Horecker; Earl R. Stadtman

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Current Topics in Cellular Regulation, Volume 5 presents the fundamental mechanisms involved in the regulation of diverse cellular activities, including cellular differentiation, intermediary metabolism, and the transfer of genetic information. This book provides information pertinent to the various aspects of cellular regulation. Organized into eight... more...

  • Current Topics in Cellular Regulationby Bernard L. Horecker; Earl R. Stadtman

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Current Topics in Cellular Regulation: Volume 23 is a collection of papers that discusses pyruvate carboxylase, the regulation of carbohydrate metabolism, and the plasma membrane ATPase of fungi or plants. Other papers deal with adrenergic control of phosphofructokinase, protein phosphatase, as well as the regulation of polypeptide precursors of mature... more...

  • Radioactive Tracers in Biologyby Martin D. Kamen; Louis F. Fieser; Mary Fieser

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Radioactive Tracers in Biology: An Introduction to Trace Methodology, Second Edition focuses on the biochemical and physiological aspects of tracer research, including medical applications of tracer techniques, radioactivity, radiation hazards, and radioactive isotopes. The book first offers information on atomic nuclei, radioactivity, and the production... more...

  • Plant Biochemistryby James Bonner; J. E. Varner

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 93.95

    Plant Biochemistry focuses on the biological processes involved in plants, particularly noting metabolism, electron transport, biogenesis, and germination. The manuscript first offers information on the substructures and subfunctions of plant cell, including cell and subcell, enzymes, ribosomes, nucleus, cellular membranes, mitochondria and electron... more...

  • Animal Memoryby Werner K. Honig; P. H. R. James

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Animal Memory is based on the proceedings of a symposium held at Dalhousie University in the summer of 1969. Each of the seven chapters provide broad coverage of the topic with which it is concerned, and the experimental work reported is representative of the most significant developments in the field. The book includes two studies on associative... more...

  • Coastal Vegetationby V. J. Chapman

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Coastal Vegetation, Second Edition is an expanded series designed to give a general account of types of ecology or habitat of British vegetation. This book is composed of 10 chapters, and begins with a brief survey of the basic ecological principles. The succeeding chapters deal with the marine algal vegetation of the littoral and sublittoral. These... more...

  • The Molluscaby Peter W. Hochachka; Karl M. Wilbur

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 165.95

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  • Modern Ecologyby G. Esser; D. Overdieck

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 93.95

    This book is based on many case studies in the broad area of ecological studies and is derived from numerous sources originating from several countries. The book begins with discussions on morphology, stand structure, competition, mass and water balance at the stand level of vegetation as well as mineral cycles. A section deals with disturbances... more...

  • Habitat: Human Settlements in an Urban Ageby Angus M. Gunn

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Habitat: Human Settlements in an Urban Age discusses the man-made environment and its physical setting, focusing on the urban slums of the world and rural hinterlands that caused the slums. Each chapter of this book deals with a specific issue, and the study of each issue is concluded with three questions?one answerable from the text, a second raising... more...