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  • Biomechanics of Cyclingby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 79.99

    Provides much needed research on biomechanics of cycling Provides information on optimising body position on bicycle for improving performance and reducing overuse injury risk Highlights important issues in biomechanics of cycling more...

  • The Hippocampusby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    I. Organization.- 1. Fiber architecture of the Hippocampal Formation: Anatomy, Projections, and Structural Significance.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Limbic Lobe.- 3. Anatomy of the Hippocampal Formation.- 4. Hippocampal Formation: External Afferent Supply.- 4.1. Lateral Input System (Through Entorhinal Area).- 4.2. Supracallosal Input.- 4.3. Fornix-Fimbrial... more...

  • Structure and Function of Plasma Proteinsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    for Volume 1.- 1 Plasma lipoproteins.- 2 Hemopexin, the heme-binding serum B-glyco-protein.- 3 Haptoglobin.- 4 Acute-phase reactants.- 5 Fibrinogen.- 6 The biochemistry of blood clotting factors.- 7 Complement.- 8 Immunoglobulins.- 9 Plasma albumin?Aspects of its chemical behaviour and structure.- 10 Nutrition and plasma proteins.- Subject Index to... more...

  • The Bile Acids, Chemistry, Physiology, and Metabolismby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 Mechanisms of Bile Acid Biosynthesis.- I. Introduction.- II. Formation of Cholic Acid.- A. Changes in Steroid Nucleus.- B. Oxidation of Side Chain.- III. Formation of Chenodeoxycholic Acid.- IV. Formation of Other Primary Bile Acids.- V. Conjugation of Bile Acids.- VI. Regulation of Bile Acid Formation.- VII. Formation of Bile Salts in ?Primitive?... more...

  • The Prostaglandinsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 Introduction.- 2 Chemistry.- I. Introduction.- II. Structural and Chemical Features of the Prostaglandins.- A. The Prostanoic Acid Skeleton.- B. The Polyfunctional Character of Prostaglandins.- C. Chemical Sensitivity.- D. Stereochemical Considerations.- III. Approaches to Prostanoic Acids.- A. Deoxyprostaglandins.- B. Nonstereospecific Syntheses... more...

  • Adipose Tissue Biologyby

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 209.00

    Provides a comprehensive guide and essential reading for doctors, healthcare workers and scientists. Offers comprehensive insight into current perspectives and challenges in adipose tissue biology. Discusses adipocyte precursors, differentiation and growth, brown and white adipose tissue, gender, inflammation, dietary and genetic determinants of... more...

  • Nutrition and Human Reproductionby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Issues, Definitions and an Analytic Framework.- Nutrition and Endocrine Fmiction.- Introductory Statement.- The Maintenance of Infecundity in Postpartum Women.- Impact of Malnutrition on Reproductive Endocrinology.- The Effect of Oral Contraceptives on Micronutrients.- Nutrition, Fertility and Infmt Mortality.- Introductory Statement.- Nutrition, Fatness,... more...

  • Computational Neuroscienceby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Subcellular: Response-Field Dynamics in the Auditory Pathway; D.A. Depireux, et al. Rapid Categorization of Extrafoveal Natural Images: Implications for Biological Models;M. Fabre-Thorpe, et al. Cortical Activity Pattern in Complex Tasks; F. Frisone, et al. Cellular: Resolving the Paradoxical Effect of Activity on Synapse Elimination; M.J. Barber,... more...

  • Information Processing in Cells and Tissuesby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Signalling and Communication: An Introduction to Section 1; R. Paton. Some Aspects of Gap Junction Dynamics in Embryonic Systems; S. Baigent, et al. Real Time Processing of Nerve Signals for Controlling a Limb Prostheses; M. Bodgan, W. Rosentiel. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Pancreatic beta-Cells Explained by Chay's Store-Operated Model; T.R.... more...

  • Structure and Function of Plasma Proteinsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 Ontogeny of Human Plasma Proteins: Detection of the Onset and Site of Synthesis Using Genetic Markers and in Vitro Cultures.- 1.1. Introduction.- 1.2. Immunoglobulins.- 1.2.1. Classes and Subclasses and Genetic Markers.- 1.2.2. Synthesis of Ig Molecules at Cellular Level.- 1.2.3. Transfer of Immunoglobulins through the Placenta.- 1.2.4. Synthesis... more...