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New and Published Books

  1. Genetic Discrimination

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response

    Edited by Gerard Quinn, Aisling de Paor, Peter Blanck

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Molecular Biology of the Cell 6E - The Problems Book

    6th Edition

    By John Wilson, Tim Hunt

    The Problems Book helps students appreciate the ways in which experiments and simple calculations can lead to an understanding of how cells work by introducing the experimental foundation of cell and molecular biology. Each chapter reviews key terms, tests for understanding basic concepts, and...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Garland Science

  3. Mass Spectrometry-Based Metabolomics

    A Practical Guide

    Edited by Sastia Prama Putri, Eiichiro Fukusaki

    Mass Spectrometry-Based Metabolomics: A Practical Guide is a simple, step-by-step reference for profiling metabolites in a target organism. It discusses optimization of sample preparation for urine, serum, blood, tissue, food, and plant and animal cell samples. Encompassing three different...

    Published November 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Molecular Biology of the Cell

    6th Edition

    By Bruce Alberts, Alexander Johnson, Julian Lewis, David Morgan, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts, Peter Walter

    Series: 500 Tips

    As the amount of information in biology expands dramatically, it becomes increasingly important for textbooks to distill the vast amount of scientific knowledge into concise principles and enduring concepts.As with previous editions, Molecular Biology of the Cell, Sixth Edition accomplishes this...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Garland Science

  5. Handbook of Missing Data Methodology

    By Geert Molenberghs, Garrett Fitzmaurice, Michael G. Kenward, Anastasios Tsiatis, Geert Verbeke

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Handbooks of Modern Statistical Methods

    Missing data affect nearly every discipline by complicating the statistical analysis of collected data. But since the 1990s, there have been important developments in the statistical methodology for handling missing data. Written by renowned statisticians in this area, Handbook of Missing Data...

    Published November 6th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. Morphodynamics

    By Adolf Seilacher, Alan D. Gishlick

    Morphodynamics is defined as the unique interaction among environment, functional morphology, developmental constraints, phylogeny, and time—all of which shape the evolution of life. These fabricational patterns and similarities owe their regularity not to a detailed genetic program, but to...

    Published November 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. 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 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 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 27th 2014 by CRC Press