Principles and Applications
This book provides comprehensive coverage on current trends in marine omics of various relevant topics such as genomics, lipidomics, proteomics, foodomics, transcriptomics, metabolomics, nutrigenomics, pharmacogenomics and toxicogenomics as related to and applied to marine biotechnology, molecular...
To Be Published October 14th 2015 by CRC Press
As with the first three editions of the Handbook of Materials Science and Engineering, the fourth edition focuses on the high quality data including that provided by the most relevant professional societies within the field of materials science and engineering. The Fourth Edition converts much of...
To Be Published September 3rd 2015 by CRC Press
Trends and Developments
This book offers an overview of current trends in marine bioenergy of various relevant topics. These include such areas as biodiesel, biothermal, biomethane, bioghydrogen, and bioelectricity and their characterization as well as the environmental, social, and economic benefits (e.g. climate change,...
To Be Published May 7th 2015 by CRC Press
Advances in Chemistry, Technology and Applications
This book explores current trends in seafood science and examines various related topics including isolation aspects and different methodologies involved in seafood production. It provides detailed explanations about marine species such as fish, seaweed, and crustaceans and discusses their health...
Published September 15th 2014 by CRC Press
Advances in Drug Discovery and Developments
A natural long-chain polymer, chitin is the main component of the cell walls of fungi, the exoskeletons of arthropods (including crustaceans and insects), the radulas of mollusks, and the beaks and internal shells of cephalopods. However, marine crustacean shells are the primary sources of the...
Published December 3rd 2013 by CRC Press
Characterization, Isolation and Applications
Oceans are an abundant source of diverse biomaterials with potential for an array of uses. Marine Biomaterials: Characterization, Isolation and Applications brings together the wide range of research in this important area, including the latest developments and applications, from preliminary...
Published April 10th 2013 by CRC Press
Prospects and Perspectives
There is a great deal of consumer interest in natural bioactive substances due to their health benefits. Offering the potential to provide valuable nutraceuticals and functional food ingredients, marine-derived compounds are an abundant source of nutritionally and pharmacologically active agents,...
Published March 24th 2013 by CRC Press
Trends and Applications
Diverse and abundant, marine-derived bioactive compounds offer a plethora of pharmacologically active agents with the potential to produce valuable therapeutic entities. Marine-derived organisms, including some macroalgae, microalgae, blue-green algae, invertebrates, and vertebrates—valued in...
Published December 5th 2012 by CRC Press
Trends and Prospects
Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects is a consolidated overview of the marine environment as a productive source of novel cosmeceuticals. It accumulates the latest research in this field from around the globe, highlighting the potential of marine micro and macro flora and fauna as effective...
Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press
Biological Activities and Applications
Biopolymers found in marine animals and plants offer tremendous, largely untapped pharmaceutical potential. Research shows that these biopolymers can be used to combat various infectious as well as inflammatory, oxidative, and carcinogenic factors. Chitin, Chitosan, Oligosaccharides and Their...
Published July 13th 2010 by CRC Press