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  • Microencapsulationby Jan E. Vandegaer

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    of McGill University of Montreal, Canada, who talks about artifi­ cial cells prepared from semipermeable microcapsules. Also illustrative of this method is a contribution on microencapsulated pesticides by C. B. Desavigny and E. E. Ivy of Pennwalt Corporation. Another method of polymerization in situ is micro­ encapsulation by vapor deposition, the... more...

  • The Biology of Cancerby P.R. Burch

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    Of all the diseases that afflict mankind those described as 'cancer' evoke the strongest emotions. 'Cancer' connotes pain, protracted suffering, hideous growth and death. It is widely and justifiably feared. In medically advanced countries, malignant neoplasms (the official term for cancers) account for a substantial proportion of all deaths. Out of... more...

  • Guide to the Literature for the Industrial Microbiologistby Peter Hahn

    Springer US 2012; US$ 119.00

    By 1960 the scientific community began observing an ever increasing explosion in the literature embrac­ ing the many facets of industrial microbiology. Many of the so-called traditional areas were being replaced by more modern provocative channels of endeavor. It was about this time that excellent review-type annual publications, such as Advances in... more...

  • Introduction to Bacteria and Their Ecobiologyby R.N. Doetsch; T.M. Cook

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    The purpose of this book is to illustrate a selection of biological prop­ erties of bacteria that reveal them as important living beings. We have primarily addressed readers who have had some previous educa­ tion in the natural sciences, and we have assumed a modest under­ standing of elementary chemical and biological principles. Our aim is to provide... more...

  • Structure and Assemblyby H. Fraenkel-Conrat

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    The time seems ripe for a critical compendium of that segment of the biological universe we call viruses. Virology, as a science, having passed only recently through its descriptive phase of naming and num­ hering, has probably reached that stage at which relatively few new-truly new-viruses will be discovered. Triggered by the in­ tellectual probes... more...

  • Euglenaby Jerome J. Wolken

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 Introduction.- Characteristics of Euglena.- 2 Experimental Methods.- Electron Microscopy.- Spectroscopy.- Microspectrophotometry.- 3 Growth, Metabolism, and Structure.- Structure.- 4 Pigments.- Chlorophylls.- Carotenoids.- Pigment Analysis of Euglena.- Microspectrophotometry.- Cytochromes.- 5 Chloroplast Structure.- Geometry.- Molecular Weight of... more...

  • Krankheiten Durch Aktinomyzeten und Verwandte Erreger Wechselwirkung Zwischen Pathogenen Pilzen und Wirtsorganismusby Hans-Joachim Heite

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 54.99

    des Vorsitzenden der deutschsprachigen M ykologischen Gesellschaft, Prof. Dr. med. H. Gotz, Essen Die vorliegende Broschure umfaBt die Vortrage der 4. wissenschaft­ lichen Tagung der Deutschsprachigen Mykologischen Gesellschaft in Freiburg/Br. am 30. und 31. Oktober 1964. Das erste Hauptthema be­ schaftigt sich mit den "Krankheiten durch Actinomyceten... more...

  • Klinik Parasitärer Erkrankungenby Rene Schubert; Herbert Fischer

    Steinkopff 2013; US$ 44.99

    Die Kenntnis der Wurmkrankheiten ist mit dem Nachlassen der Wurmseuche keineswegs nebensächlich oder gar überflüssig geworden. Haben doch die aus­ gedehnten klinischen Erfahrungen aus der Zeit des Krieges und der ersten Jahre danach gezeigt, welche Ausdehnung der Wurmbefall erreichen und welch schwere Krankheitsbilder er auslösen kann. Gefahr droht... more...

  • Between Pathogenicity and Commensalismby Ulrich Dobrindt; Jörg H. Hacker; Catharina Svanborg

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 239.00

    This book covers various aspects of the interplay between commensal and pathogenic bacteria with their hosts. It details the role commensals play in human development, physiology, protection against pathogens, immunity, and nutrition. more...

  • Swine Influenzaby Juergen Richt; Richard J. Webby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 239.00

    This book provides contemporary reviews of research on swine influenza viruses (SIV). It covers the critical area of vaccination and antiviral drugs against SIV. more...