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Cytolytic Lymphocytes and Complement Effectors of the Immune System: Volume 1

Eckhard R. Podack
November 29, 2017

These volumes, Cytolytic Lymphocytes and Complement: Effectors of the Immune System, originate from the realization that pathways of recognition and killings of foreign targets follow similar routes in the humoral and cellular part of the immune system. In particular, the homology of immunoglobins...

Steroid Biochemistry: Volume I

R. Hobkirk
November 29, 2017

An attempt has been made to attract contributions which illustrate the importance of certain enzymatic processes involved in steroid biosynthesis and metabolism and, in some cases, leading to steroidal action in target sites. Investigators actively engaged in research in such areas were invited to...

The Melanotropic Peptides: Volume III: Mechanisms of Action and Biomedical Applications

M.E. Hadley
November 29, 2017

The three volumes on "The Melanotropic Peptides" are the outcome of a conference of the same name that was held in Tucson, Arizona, from October 11-12, 1986. Volume III discusses the known mechanisms of action of the two melanotropic peptides, and concludes with a discussion of the possible...

Biological Application of Anti-Idiotypes: Volume II

Constantin A. Bona
November 29, 2017

The goal of this book is to present findings which are supportive of the concept that the words of the idiotype dictionary and likewise self-recognition are essential for communication between lymphocyte clones while some unfaithful (�infidel�) copies of the words contained in the idiotype...

Glutamine and Glutamate Mammals: Volume I

Elling Kvamme
November 29, 2017

Based on the joint effort of a great many top scientists, this book covers most aspects of the metabolism and function of glutamine and glutamate in mammals....

CRC Handbook of Ayurvedic Medicinal Plants

L. D. Kapoor
November 29, 2017

This handbook is filled with over 50 illustrations and descriptions of approximately 250 plants which are used for herbal medicine. It includes the most current information available today on medicinal plants ranging from Abies spectabilis to Zizyphus vulgaris. The purpose of this handbook is to...

Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Biomembranes

Eustace Anthony Evans
November 29, 2017

This tutorial provides an introduction to the determination of mechanical properties of biological membranes and methods of analysis useful in their interpretation. These methods are based on fundamentals of continuum mechanics, thermodynamics, and mechanics of thin shells. This article is...

Pyruvate Carboxylase

November 29, 2017

This book is a welcome source of information on this enzyme which is vitally important to many forms of life. Each chapter or section of each volume is not written primarily for those specializing in that narrow area, but rather to provide a coherent and integrated summary of that aspect got those...

Enzymatic Peptide Synthesis

W. Kullman
November 29, 2017

This book was first published in 1987. Comprehensive overview of enzyme peptide synthesis....

Enzyme Immunoassay

Edward T. Maggio
November 29, 2017

The purpose of this book is to focus attention on some of these ideas and concepts. In doing so, it has captured a glimpse of the past and it attempts a projection of the future, but mostly it reveals an overview of the field as it exists as the present time. It aims to serve to spawn further...

Chemical Reagents for Protein Modification: Volume II

Roger L. Lundblad
November 29, 2017

The contents of this book are focused on the use of chemical modification to study the properties of proteins in solution. Particular emphasis has been placed on the practical laboratory aspects of this approach to the study of the relationship between structure and function in the complex class of...

Lipid Peroxidation In Biomembranes

Valerian E. Kagan
November 29, 2017

This book will explain the colossal potential of life to cope with different living environments is possible owing to the exceptionally well developed mechanisms of adaptation to environmental conditions. There is an innumerable variety of concrete mechanisms which make it possible for living...