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  • Artificial Organ Engineeringby Maria Cristina Annesini; Luigi Marrelli; Vincenzo Piemonte; Luca Turchetti

    Springer London 2016; US$ 129.00

    Artificial organs may be considered as small-scale process plants, in which heat, mass and momentum transfer operations and, possibly, chemical transformations are carried out. This book proposes a novel analysis of artificial organs based on the typical bottom-up approach used in process engineering. Starting from a description of the fundamental... more...

  • Therapeutic and Diagnostic Nanomaterialsby Devasena T

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 54.99

    This brief highlights nanoparticles used in the diagnosis and treatment of prominent diseases and toxic conditions. Ecofriendly methods which are ideal for the synthesis of medicinally valued nanoparticles are explained and the characteristic features of these particles projected. The role of these particles in the therapeutic field, and the induced... more...

  • Stress and Environmental Regulation of Gene Expression and Adaptation in Bacteria, 2 Volume Setby Frans J. de Bruijn

    Wiley 2016; US$ 550.00 US$ 476.67

    Bacteria in various habitats are subject to continuously changing environmental conditions, such as nutrient deprivation, heat and cold stress, UV radiation, oxidative stress, dessication, acid stress, nitrosative stress, cell envelope stress, heavy metal exposure, osmotic stress, and others. In order to survive, they have to respond to these conditions... more...

  • Ultrafast Biophotonicsby P. Vasa; D. Mathur

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book presents emerging contemporary optical techniques of ultrafast science which have opened entirely new vistas for probing biological entities and processes. The spectrum reaches from time-resolved imaging and multiphoton microscopy to cancer therapy and studies of DNA damage. The book displays interdisciplinary research at the interface of... more...

  • Progress in the Chemistry of Organic Natural Products 102by A. Douglas Kinghorn; Heinz Falk; Simon Gibbons; Jun'ichi Kobayashi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 259.00

    The first contribution reviews the phytochemical, chemical,and biological literature on members of the ingenane class of diterpenoids fromtheir first isolation in 1968 through 2015, highlighting unresolved issues bothcommon to phorboids and specific to ingenol derivatives. The biogenesis of ingenol is discussed in thelight of the Jakupovic proposal... more...

  • Synthesis of Heterocycles in Contemporary Medicinal Chemistryby Zdenko Casar

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 259.00

    The series Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry presents critical reviews on present and future trends in the research of heterocyclic compounds. Overall the scope is to cover topics dealing with all areas within heterocyclic chemistry, both experimental and theoretical, of interest to the general heterocyclic chemistry community. The series consists of... more...

  • Novel Therapeutic Approaches to the Treatment of Parkinson?s Diseaseby Corey R. Hopkins

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 259.00

    Medicinal chemistry is both science and art. The science of medicinal chemistry offers mankind one of its best hopes for improving the quality of life. The art of medicinal chemistry continues to challenge its practitioners with the need for both intuition and experience to discover new drugs. Hence sharing the experience of drug research is uniquely... more...

  • Chemical and Biochemical Physicsby David Schiraldi; Gennady E. Zaikov

    Apple Academic Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    Written by highly regarded experts in the field, this book covers many of the major themes of chemical and biochemical physics, addressing important issues, from concept to technology to implementation. It provides new research and updates on a variety of issues in physical chemistry and biochemical physics. Many chapters include case studies and... more...

  • Biocalorimetryby Margarida Bastos

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 139.95

    Connecting past, present, and future instrument development and use, Biocalorimetry: Foundations and Contemporary Approaches explores biocalorimetry?s history, fundamentals, methodologies, and applications. Some of the most prominent calorimeter developers and users share invaluable personal accounts of discovery, discussing innovative techniques... more...

  • Immunopharmacologyby Manzoor M Khan

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 209.00

    Immunopharmacology is the area of biomedical science that concerns the pharmacological approach to the immune response in physiological and pathological events. It?s also the reason we?re able to treat so many more diseases than ever before. This book explains it all. more...