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  • Cancer and Noncoding RNAsby Jayprokas Chakrabarti; Sanga Mitra; Trygve Tollefsbol

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 200.00

    Cancer and Noncoding RNAs offers an in-depth exploration of noncoding RNAs and their role in epigenetic regulation of complex human disease, most notably cancer. In addition to examining microRNAs, this volume provides a unique evaluation of more recently profiled noncoding RNAs now implicated in carcinogenesis, including lncRNAs, piRNAs, circRNAs,... more...

  • Particulate Technology for Delivery of Therapeuticsby Sougata Jana; Subrata Jana

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 177.17

    The book focuses on novel particulate technologies for the purpose of drug delivery to humans. Nowadays, macro and nano-scale particles are being investigated for targeted delivery of small and large biological macromolecules. The targeting of drugs can minimize the dosage regimen and reduces dose related potential toxicity of drug molecules, which in... more...

  • Endocrine Biomarkersby Hossein Sadrzadeh; Gregory Kline

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 99.95

    Endocrine Biomarkers: Clinical Aspects and Laboratory Determination covers all the pre-analytical variables that can affect test results, both in the clinic and laboratory. Biomarkers of endocrine and bone diseases are discussed from both clinical and laboratory perspectives, and the authors elaborate on the teamwork-based app+roach between the... more...

  • Regenerative Medicine: Laboratory to Clinicby Asok Mukhopadhyay

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 224.42

    This book discusses the two different cellular approaches that are pursued in regenerative medicine: cell therapy and tissue engineering. It examines in detail the therapeutic application of hematopoietic stem cells in marrow regeneration, multi-potent mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), also referred to as mesenchymal stromal cells. The interest in MSCs... more...

  • Advances in Geneticsby Theodore Friedmann; Jay C. Dunlap; Stephen F. Goodwin

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 171.00

    Advances in Genetics, Volume 98 provides the latest information on the rapidly evolving field of genetics, presenting new medical breakthroughs that are occurring as a result of advances in our knowledge of the topic. The book continually publishes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines,... more...

  • Religion and Human Enhancementby Tracy J. Trothen; Calvin Mercer

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 129.92

    This collection vigorously addresses the religious implications of extreme human enhancement technology. Topics covered include cutting edge themes, such as moral enhancement, common ground to both transhumanism and religion, the meaning of death, desire and transcendence, and virtue ethics. Radical enhancement programs, advocated by transhumanists,... more...

  • A Guide to Bioethicsby Emmanuel A. Kornyo

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 34.95

    Solving intractable biotechnological questions of evolution, medicine, and genetics is now easier due to methods permitting the rapid analysis of molecular sequence data. These advances have exposed ethical and policy concerns. How would genomic information be used and by whom? Should individuals be able to make decisions regarding their own genomic... more...

  • From Gene to Therapyby Michael Dean

    Biota Publishing 2017; US$ 31.96

    Lecture provides an overview of the progress made in molecular medicine applying genetics and genomics to the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of human diseases. Specifically, the methods for identifying genes involved in human diseases are described. Examples from 10 genes and diseases will be provided, drawing on the author's research. Topics... more...

  • Sugarcane Biotechnology: Challenges and Prospectsby Chakravarthi Mohan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 141.73

    This book provides exhaustive information on several recent technologies that are employed for sugarcane improvement through biotechnology and will be of great interest to plant scientists, biotechnologists, molecular biologists and breeders who work on sugarcane crop. Topics discussed in this volume include genomics and transcriptomics, transgenic... more...

  • miRNA and Cancerby Kenneth D Tew; Paul B Fisher; Carlo Croce

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 171.00

    miRNA and Cancer, Volume 135 , the latest volume in the Advances in Cancer Research series, provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. This volume presents original reviews on research bridging oncology and gene expression, and includes specific chapters on Non-coding RNAs as Biomarkers of Cancer,... more...