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The Profession and Practice of Horticultural Therapy

1st Edition

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Rebecca L. Haller, Karen L. Kennedy, Christine L. Capra
January 28, 2019

The Profession and Practice of Horticultural Therapy is a comprehensive guide to the theories that horticultural therapists use as a foundation for their practice and provides wide-ranging illustrative models of programming. This book aims to enhance understanding and provide insight into the profes...

Laboratory Biorisk Management: Biosafety and Biosecurity

1st Edition

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Reynolds M. Salerno, Jennifer Gaudioso
May 8, 2015

Over the past two decades bioscience facilities worldwide have experienced multiple safety and security incidents, including many notable incidents at so-called "sophisticated facilities" in North America and Western Europe. This demonstrates that a system based solely on biosafety levels and securi...

Reindeer and Caribou: Health and Disease

1st Edition

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Morten Tryland, Susan J. Kutz
November 12, 2018

This book is a comprehensive presentation of health and diseases in reindeer and caribou, or just Rangifer, a key Circumarctic species with broad social and ecological value. It is an essential reference for anyone interested in the biology and health of wild or semi-domesticated reindeer and caribo...

Principles of Animal Nutrition

1st Edition

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Guoyao Wu
December 1, 2017

Animals are biological transformers of dietary matter and energy to produce high-quality foods and wools for human consumption and use. Mammals, birds, fish, and shrimp require nutrients to survive, grow, develop, and reproduce. As an interesting, dynamic, and challenging discipline in biological sc...

CRC Handbook of Marine Mammal Medicine

3rd Edition

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Frances M.D. Gulland, Leslie A. Dierauf, Karyl L. Whitman
May 23, 2018

AAP Prose Award Finalist 2018/19 For three decades, this book has been acknowledged as the most respected scientific reference specifically devoted to marine mammal medicine and health. Written by approximately 100 contributors who are recognized globally as leaders in their respective fields, the C...

Marine Microbiology: Ecology & Applications

3rd Edition

Colin B. Munn
January 16, 2020

The third edition of this bestselling text has been rigorously updated to reflect major new discoveries and concepts since 2011, especially progress due to extensive application of high-throughput sequencing, single cell genomics and analysis of large datasets. Significant advances in understanding...

Advances in Invertebrate (Neuro)Endocrinology (2-volume set): A Collection of Reviews in the Post-Genomic Era

1st Edition

Saber Saleuddin, Angela B. Lange, Ian Orchard
January 15, 2020

Advances in Invertebrate (Neuro)Endocrinology: A Collection of Reviews in the Post-Genomic Era (2-volume set) provides an informative series of reviews from expert scientists who are at the forefront of their research into the endocrinology of invertebrates. These two volumes are timely and...

Biological Synthesis of Nanoparticles and Their Applications

1st Edition

L Karthik, A. Vishnu Kirthi, Shivendu Ranjan, V. Mohana Srinivasan
January 06, 2020

Biological Synthesis of Nanoparticles and Their Applications gives insight into the synthesis of nanoparticles utilizing the natural routes. It demonstrates various strategies for the synthesis of nanoparticles utilizing plants, microscopic organisms like bacteria, fungi, algae and so forth. It...

Forensic Entomology: The Utility of Arthropods in Legal Investigations, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Jason H. Byrd, Jeffery K. Tomberlin
January 03, 2020

Forensic Entomology: The Utility of Arthropods in Legal Investigations, Third Edition continues in the tradition of the two best-selling prior editions and maintains its status as the single-most comprehensive book on Forensic Entomology currently available. It includes current, in-the-field best...

Phylogenetics of Bees

1st Edition

Rustem Abuzarovich Ilyasov, Hyung Wook Kwon
December 20, 2019

Bees are flying insects of the order Hymenoptera closely related to wasps and ants. The ancestors of bees are assumed to be predatory wasps, which switched to pollen consumption. Further, bees co-evolved with flowering plants and divided into several species according to climatic conditions. Widely...

The Vegetable Pathosystem: Ecology, Disease Mechanism, and Management

1st Edition

Mohammad Ansar, Abhijeet Ghatak
December 20, 2019

Variability in vegetable pathogens is a critical issue, particularly in changing environments, as it presents challenges to accurate diagnoses and proper management. This book focuses on the diverse ecology of phytopathogens, covering the varying disease categories (acute, chronic, and emerging),...

The Therapeutic Properties of Medicinal Plants: Health-Rejuvenating Bioactive Compounds of Native Flora

1st Edition

Megh R. Goyal, Hafiz Ansar Rasul Suleria, Ademola Olabode Ayeleso, T. Jesse Joel, Sujogya Kumar Panda
December 20, 2019

This volume provides informative research on the scientific evidence of the health benefits that can be derived from medicinal plants and how their efficacies can be improved. It is divided into three sections that cover the phytochemistry of medicinal plants, disease management with medicinal...

Spin-Label Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

1st Edition

Derek Marsh
December 19, 2019

Spin-label electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectroscopy is a versatile molecular probe method that finds wide application in molecular biophysics and structural biology. This book provides the first comprehensive summary of basic principles, spectroscopic properties, and use for studying...

Genetic Resources, Chromosome Engineering, and Crop Improvement: Medicinal Plants, Volume 6

1st Edition

Ram J. Singh
December 18, 2019

Medicinal Plants, Volume 6 of the Genetic Resources, Chromosome Engineering, and Crop Improvement series summarizes landmark research and describes medicinal plants as nature’s pharmacy. Highlights Examines the use of molecular technology for maintaining authenticity and quality of plant-based...

Plant Pathogens: Detection and Management for Sustainable Agriculture

1st Edition

Pradeep Kumar, Ajay K. Tiwari, Madhu Kamle, Zafar Abbas, Priyanka Singh
December 17, 2019

Addressing the most critical issues in the management of emerging diseases throughout the world, experts in plant pathology from internationally renowned institutes share their research and examine key literature. They look at both traditional pathology and advanced biotechnological and molecular...

Handbook of Media for Environmental Microbiology

2nd Edition

Ronald M. Atlas
December 17, 2019

The second edition of a bestseller, this book provides a comprehensive reference for the cultivation of bacteria, Archaea, and fungi from diverse environments, including extreme habitats. Expanded to include 2,000 media formulations, this book compiles the descriptions of media of relevance for the...

Microbial Electrochemical Technologies

1st Edition

Sonia M. Tiquia-Arashiro, Deepak Pant
December 16, 2019

This book encompasses the most updated and recent account of research and implementation of Microbial Electrochemical Technologies (METs) from pioneers and experienced researchers in the field who have been working on the interface between electrochemistry and microbiology/biotechnology...

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