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New and Published Books

  1. The Biological Mind

    A Philosophical Introduction

    By Justin Garson

    For some, biology explains all there is to know about the mind. Yet many big questions remain: is the mind shaped by genes or the environment? If mental traits are the result of adaptations built up over thousands of years, as evolutionary psychologists claim, how can such claims be tested? If the...

    Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Protocols for Cytogenetic Mapping of Arthropod Genomes

    Edited by Igor V. Sharakhov

    Arthropods are important to worldwide agriculture, food safety, human health, and energy production. Besides their practical significance, various species represent excellent model systems for biological investigations of evolution, development, physiology, reproduction, and social interaction. For...

    Published October 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Fungi From Different Substrates

    Edited by J. K. Misra, Jalpa P. Tewari, Sunil Kumar Deshmukh, Csaba Vágvölgyi

    The book is comprised of more than a dozen chapters on fungi from different substrates including fossilized leaves. It discusses association of fungi occurring on important plants, some animals, and saprophytic substrates. Besides the taxonomic information, some ecological aspects like...

    Published October 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Cell Membrane Nanodomains

    From Biochemistry to Nanoscopy

    Edited by Alessandra Cambi, Diane S. Lidke

    Cell Membrane Nanodomains: From Biochemistry to Nanoscopy describes recent advances in our understanding of membrane organization, with a particular focus on the cutting-edge imaging techniques that are making these new discoveries possible. With contributions from pioneers in the field, the book...

    Published October 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Introduction to Ecological Sampling

    Edited by Bryan F.J. Manly, Jorge A. Navarro Alberto

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

    An Easy-to-Understand Treatment of Ecological Sampling Methods and Data Analysis Including only the necessary mathematical derivations, Introduction to Ecological Sampling shows how to use sampling procedures for ecological and environmental studies. It incorporates both traditional sampling...

    Published October 19th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. Nutrition and Epigenetics

    Edited by Emily Ho, Frederick Domann

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nutrition and Epigenetics presents new information on the action of diet and nutritional determinants in regulating the epigenetic control of gene expression in health and disease. Each chapter gives a unique perspective on a different nutritional or dietary component or group of components, and...

    Published October 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Omics Technologies and Crop Improvement

    Edited by Noureddine Benkeblia

    Increased world population, decreased water supply, and climate change all put stresses on the global food supply. An exploration of the challenges and possible solutions to improve yields of the main crops, such as cereals, roots, tubers, and grasses, Omics Technologies and Crop Improvement...

    Published October 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Translocations in Solid Tumors

    By Colin S. Cooper

    One of the most fruitful areas of research, as judged by the very large numbers of new cancer genes identified, has been the molecular analysis of recurrent chromosomal translocations. The original concept that gave rise to this book was that key scientists involved in the original isolation of the...

    Published October 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Advanced R

    By Hadley Wickham

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    An Essential Reference for Intermediate and Advanced R Programmers Advanced R presents useful tools and techniques for attacking many types of R programming problems, helping you avoid mistakes and dead ends. With more than ten years of experience programming in R, the author illustrates the...

    Published September 24th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Human Longevity

    Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Bioenergetics, Molecular Biology, and Evolution

    By Raymond C. Valentine, David L. Valentine

    More than 7 billion people inhabit the earth and all of them are subject to aging. This book is aimed at persons interested in a molecular explanation of how our cells age. Human Longevity: Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Bioenergetics, Molecular Biology, and Evolution is built on the proposition that we age...

    Published September 17th 2014 by CRC Press