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A Mathematical Primer of Molecular Phylogenetics

1st Edition

Xuhua Xia
April 01, 2020

This volume, A Mathematical Primer of Molecular Phylogenetics, offers a unique perspective on a number of phylogenetic issues that have not been covered in detail in previous publications. The volume provides sufficient mathematical background for young mathematicians and computational scientists,...

The Complete Guide to the ABC Molecular Biology Certification Exam

1st Edition

Tiffany Roy, Tatum Price
March 19, 2020

In 2009, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) authored the report Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward. In it, the Committee expressed the need for accreditation and certification. Accreditation, long recognized by public labs as an important benchmark in quality,...

JAK-STAT Signaling in Diseases

1st Edition

Ritobrata Goswami
March 12, 2020

JAK-STAT pathway is one of the few signal transduction pathways that transduce signals involved in multiple homeostatic biological processes including cell differentiation and proliferation, cell death, hematopoiesis and immune responses. JAK-STAT is an elegant pathway that is relatively simple and...

What is Science?: Myths and Reality

1st Edition

Jordanka Zlatanova
March 05, 2020

In a multitude of ways, science affects the life of almost every person on earth. From medicine and nutrition to communication and transportation, the products of scientific research have changed human life. These changes have mostly taken place in the last two centuries, so rapidly that the...

Metabolic Structure and Regulation: A Neoclassical Approach

1st Edition

Raymond S. Ochs
February 25, 2020

There is a renewed interest in the fundamentals of energy metabolism, yet most people base their understanding on the views of generalists expressed in elementary textbooks. New techniques that enable analysis of thousands of metabolites provide useful data, but do not themselves substitute for an...

Cancer and Vitamin C

1st Edition

Qi Chen, Margreet C M Vissers
February 10, 2020

Vitamin C may offer significant therapeutic benefits in the treatment of cancer. This book includes chapters by a group of leading scientific researchers documenting the ways cancer can be affected by high doses of ascorbate. After an initial chapter providing a historical perspective, subsequent...

Single-stranded RNA phages: From molecular biology to nanotechnology

1st Edition

Paul Pumpens
February 06, 2020

This is a comprehensive guide to single-stranded RNA phages (family Leviviridae), first discovered in 1961. These phages played a unique role in early studies of molecular biology, the genetic code, translation, replication, suppression of mutations. Special attention is devoted to modern...

The Role of Phytoconstitutents in Health Care: Biocompounds in Medicinal Plants

1st Edition

Megh R. Goyal, Hafiz Ansar Rasul Suleria, Ramasamy Harikrishnan
February 06, 2020

This informative volume provides new insights with scientific evidence on the uses of medicinal plants in the treatment of certain diseases. It reviews various therapies with herbal phytoconstituents for certain types of disorders, modes of action, and pharmacological screening. It focuses on...

Vitamin C: New Biochemical and Functional Insights

1st Edition

Qi Chen, Margreet C M Vissers
February 03, 2020

Vitamin C holds a unique place in scientific and cultural history. In this book, a group of leading scientific researchers describe new insights into the myriad ways vitamin C is employed during normal physiological functioning. In addition, the text provides an extensive overview of the following:...

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...

Biological Synthesis of Nanoparticles and Their Applications

1st Edition

L Karthik, A. Vishnu Kirthi, Shivendu Ranjan, V. Mohana Srinivasan
December 10, 2019

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...

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