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  • Recent Trends in Antifungal Agents and Antifungal Therapyby Amit Basak; Ranadhir Chakraborty; Santi M. Mandal

    Springer India 2016; US$ 134.77

    Fungalinfections have taken a new spectrum due to the increased incidence ofmulti-drug resistant fungal pathogens. Freedom of choice for drugs to treatfungal infections is also narrow because of lesser probability of discovering drugsthat would bypass affecting human cells and target fungal cells producing fewerside effects in patients. An approach... more...

  • The Benefits of Natural Products for Neurodegenerative Diseasesby M. Mohamed Essa; Akbar Mohammed; Gilles Guillemin

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01

    Focuses on the effects of natural products and their active components on brain function and neurodegenerative disease prevention. Phytochemicals such as alkaloids, terpenes, flavanoids, isoflavones, saponins etc are known to possess protective activity against many neurological diseases. The molecular mechanisms behind the curative effects rely mainly... more...

  • Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineeringby Prasanna B. D.; Sathyanarayana N. Gummadi; Praveen V. Vadlani

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book serves to highlight the seamless integration of the sciences leading to sustainable technologies. Chemical engineering is one of the major disciplines catering to the societal needs in the fields of energy, environment and materials. The chapters of this book have been selected to encompass the latest in industrial biotechnology and biochemical... more...

  • Tuberculoseby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Le terme tuberculose englobe toutes les manifestations pathologiques susceptibles d'être provoquées dans l'organisme par un agent pathogène bactérien spécifique, le bacille de Koch (Mycobacterium tuberculosis). De toutes les localisations de cette affection, la tuberculose pulmonaire (cf... more...

  • Membranes cellulairesby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Les membranes cellulaires (ou biomembranes) doivent être clairement distinguées des parois, capsules ou autres enveloppes pouvant entourer les cellules vivantes. Les biomembranes font intégralement partie de la matière cellulaire (ou protoplasme). Lorsque la cellule meurt, les biomembranes se ... more...

  • Optically Active Polymersby Pradip K. Dutta; Vinod Kumar

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 48.29

    This book presents a systematic study of the synthesis of optically active polymers, discussing in detail the syntheses of three different types of optically active polymers from helical polymers, dendronized polymers and other types of polymeric compounds. It also explains the syntheses of optically active azoaromatic and carbazole-containing azoaromatic... more...

  • Seleniumby Dolph L. Hatfield; Ulrich Schweizer; Petra A. Tsuji; Vadim N. Gladyshev

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 190.94

    In the current edition, Selenium: Its Molecular Biology and Role in Human Health expands extensively on the previous editions providing readers with the most significant advances in the rapidly developing selenium field. Evidence from epidemiology and veterinary science supports the essential role of selenium in (human) health, but its split personality... more...

  • Enzyme Immobilizationby Alka Dwevedi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 101.08

    This book covers the latest developments in enzyme immobilization with its wide applications, such as for industry, agriculture, medicine, and the environment. Topics covered include basics of enzyme immobilization, its implication in therapeutics and disease diagnostics, and its significance in solving environmental problems. This is an ideal book... more...

  • Omega-3 Fatty Acidsby Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde; Anand Arvind Zanwar; Sharad P. Adekar

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 168.47

    This volume argues for the importance of essential nutrients in our diet.  Over the last two decades there has been an explosion of research on the relationship of Omega-3 fatty acids and the importance of antioxidants to human health.  Expert authors  discuss the importance of a diet rich in Omega-3 Fatty acids for successful human... more...

  • Berichte zur Lebensmittelsicherheit 2014by Bundesamt für Verbraucherschutz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 16.04

    Nationale Berichterstattung an die EU Berichte über (a) die Veterinärkontrollen von aus Drittländern eingeführten Erzeugnissen an den Grenzkontrollstellen der Gemeinschaft, (b) die verstärkten amtlichen Kontrollen bei der Einfuhr bestimmter Futtermittel und Lebensmittel nicht tierischen Ursprungs, (c) die verstärkten amtlichen Kontrollen bei... more...