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  • Regenerative Medicine - from Protocol to Patientby Gustav Steinhoff

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.99

    Regenerative medicine is the main field ofgroundbreaking medical development and therapy using knowledge from developmental andstem cell biology, as well as advancedmolecular and cellular techniques. This collection of volumes on Regenerative Medicine: FromProtocol to Patient, aims to explain the scientific knowledge and emergingtechnology, as well... more...

  • The Age of Genomesby Steven Monroe Lipkin; Jon Luoma

    Beacon Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    A leading geneticist explores what promises to be one of the most transformative advances in health and medicine in history Almost every week, another exciting headline appears about new advances in the field of genetics. Genetic testing is experiencing the kind of exponential growth once seen with the birth of the Internet, while the plummeting... more...

  • Ethical Issues in Governing Biobanksby Nikola Biller-Andorno; Alexander M. Capron; Bernice Elger

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Population genomics research drawing on genetic databases has expanded rapidly, with some of this information being combined in 'biobanks'. Managing this information in an appropriate way is a highly complex ethical issue in the health policy arena. This book combines theoretical and empirical research to analyze the areas of conflict and consensus... more...

  • Fetal Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicineby Dario O. Fauza; Mahmud Bani

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 209.00

    This book explores the regenerative properties of fetal stem cells, from feto-maternal cell traffic through perinatal stem cells, with a discussion of key topics including stem cell banking, drug screening, in utero stem cell transplantation and ethical considerations. The expertly authored chapters also delve into embryonic, amniotic membrane, and... more...

  • The Ancestor's Taleby Richard Dawkins; Yan Wong

    Orion 2016; Not Available

    A fully updated edition of one of the most original accounts of evolution ever written, featuring new fractal diagrams, six new 'tales' and the latest scientific developments. THE ANCESTOR'S TALE is a dazzling, four-billion-year pilgrimage to the origins of life: Richard Dawkins and Yan Wong take us on an exhilarating reverse journey through evolution,... more...

  • Rational Design of Enzyme-Nanomaterialsby C. Vijay Kumar

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 199.00

    Rational Design of Enzyme-Nanomaterials , the new volume in the Methods in Enzymology series, continues the legacy of this premier serial with quality chapters authored by leaders in the field. This volume covers research methods in rational design of enzyme-nanomaterials, and includes sections on such topics as conjugation of enzymes and dextran-aldehyde... more...

  • Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation, Second Editionby John S. Buckleton; Jo-Anne Bright; Duncan Taylor

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 109.95

    Now in its second edition, Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation is the most comprehensive resource for DNA casework available today. Written by leaders in the fields of biology and statistics, including a contribution from Peter Gill, the father of DNA analysis, the book emphasizes the interpretation of test results and provides the necessary formulae... more...

  • Using Forensic DNA Evidence at Trialby Jane Moira Taupin

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 59.95

    Using Forensic DNA Evidence at Trial: A Case Study Approach covers the most common DNA analysis methods used in criminal trials today, including STR techniques, mitochondrial DNA, and Y-STRs. It presents some novel techniques?including familial testing and analyzing domestic animal hair?that have been recently introduced in unique cases, each of... more...

  • Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Potatoby James M. Bradeen; Chittaranjan Kole

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 142.95

    In this volume, world leaders in potato research review historical and contemporary discoveries resulting in a range of advances. Topics include nutritional quality, yield, disease and insect resistance, processing, plant growth and development, and other aspects. The book also examines research yielding significant molecular resources that facilitate... more...

  • Genetics, Genomics, and Breeding of Grapesby Anne-Francoise Adam-Blondon; Jose-Miguel Martinez-Zapater; Chittaranjan Kole

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 166.95

    Grapevine is a highly valuable crop worldwide, both from a cultural as well as a commercial point of view. One of its major advantages is that it is well adapted to scarce water conditions. The main object of grapevine breeding is to develop varieties that are resistant to pathogens and at the same time well-adapted to a changing environment. Since... more...