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  • In Vivo Models to Study Angiogenesisby Domenico Ribatti

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 79.95

    In Vivo Models to Study Angiogenesis provides the latest information and an overview of the most common assays for studying angiogenesis in vivo. Under physiological conditions, angiogenesis is tightly controlled, whereas increased production of angiogenic stimuli and/or reduced production of angiogenic inhibitors leads to abnormal neovascularization,... more...

  • Bioactivity of Engineered Nanoparticlesby Bing Yan; Hongyu Zhou; Jorge L. Gardea-Torresdey

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 152.84

    This book brings together reviews from international experts who are exploring the biological activities of nanomaterials for medical applications or to better understand nanotoxicity. Topics include but are not limited to the following: 1) mechanistic understanding of nanostructure-bioactivity relationships; 2) the regulation of nanoparticles’ bioactivity... more...

  • Organelle Contact Sitesby Mitsuo Tagaya; Thomas Simmen

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 152.84

    This book provides the first comprehensive coverage of the quickly evolving research field of membrane contact sites (MCS). A total of 16 chapters explain their organization and role and unveil the significance of MCS for various diseases. MCS, the intracellular structures where organellar membranes come in close contact with one another, mediate... more...

  • Long Non Coding RNA Biologyby M.R.S. Rao

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 176.35

    This contributed volume offers a comprehensive and detailed overview of the various aspects of long non-coding RNAs and discusses their emerging significance. Written by leading experts in the field, it motivates young researchers around the globe, and offers graduate and postgraduate students fascinating insights into genes and their regulation in... more...

  • Biomedical Applications of Acridinesby Jan Ježek; Jan Hlavácek; Jaroslav Šebestík

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 152.84

    This book describes applications of acridines for the treatment of various neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and various prion diseases, and discusses the potential of acridines in neuro-regenerative medicine. Using modern data-mining software, it presents structures of acridines with nucleic acids and proteins... more...

  • Future Directions in Metalloprotein and Metalloenzyme Researchby Graeme Hanson; Lawrence Berliner

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 141.08

    This book covers the latest developments in metalloenzymes, including characterizing metal bridging in proteins and peptides, copper(II) complexes of marine peptides,  high-spin Co(II) in model and  metalloprotein systems to enzymes such as the  molybdenum-containing enzymes, CW and pulse EPR of cytochrome P450 enzymes and the radical S-adenosylmethionine... more...

  • Measurement, Modeling and Automation in Advanced Food Processingby Bernd Hitzmann

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 223.39

    This book review series presents current trends in modern biotechnology. The aim is to cover all aspects of this interdisciplinary technology where knowledge, methods and expertise are required from chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, genetics, chemical engineering and computer science. Volumes are organized topically and provide a comprehensive... more...

  • Metals and the Biology and Virulence of Brucellaby R. Martin Roop II; Clayton C. Caswell

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 90.52

    This book summarises the current knowledge on the role played by biologically relevant transition metals (Fe, Mn, Zn, Ni, Co, Cu and Mg) in the basic biology and virulence of bacterial pathogens from the genus Brucella. The authors explore the biological functions of these metals, how these bacteria compete with their mammalian hosts for these metals... more...

  • Nitric Oxideby Louis J. Ignarro; Bruce Freeman

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 250.00

    Nitric Oxide: Biology and Pathobiology, Third Edition, provides information on nitric oxide, a signaling molecule of key importance for the cardiovascular system that regulates blood pressure and blood flow to different organs. With recent links to the role of nitric oxide in the expression of healthy benefits of controlled diet and aerobic exercise,... more...

  • Die Entdeckung der Doppelhelixby Kärin Nickelsen

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 19.75

    „We wish to suggest a structure for the salt of deoxyribose nucleic acid (D.N.A.). This structure has novel features which are of considerable biological interest“, so lauten die ersten Sätze des berühmten Artikels aus dem Jahr 1953, in dem Francis Crick und James Watson eine Doppelhelix-Struktur für die DNA vorschlugen. Diesen bahnbrechenden Vorschlag... more...