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  1. Regulating Next Generation Agri-Food Biotechnologies

    Lessons from European, North American and Asian Experiences

    Edited by Michael Howlett, David Laycock

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Agri-food bio-technology policy and regulation is transitioning from an early period focused on genetic engineering technologies to ‘next-generation’ rules and regulatory processes linked to challenges originating in a wide variety of new technological processes and applications. Can lessons...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Biointeractions of Nanomaterials

    Edited by Vijaykumar B. Sutariya, Yashwant Pathak

    The advent of nanotechnology and its applications in fields such as nano materials and nano systems have led to an increased concern about the safety and compatibility of these systems with biological systems. This is particularly true because the main routes of nano materials contact are...

    Published July 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Nanopatterning and Nanoscale Devices for Biological Applications

    Edited by Seila Selimovic

    Series: Devices, Circuits, and Systems

    Nanoscale techniques and devices have had an explosive influence on research in life sciences and bioengineering. Reflecting this influence, Nanopatterning and Nanoscale Devices for Biological Applications provides valuable insight into the latest developments in nanoscale technologies for the...

    Published July 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Biomass Processing Technologies

    Edited by Vladimir Strezov, Tim J. Evans

    This book is a thoroughly up-to-date treatment of all the available technologies for biomass conversion. Each chapter looks at the viability and implementation of each technology with examples of existing equipment and plants. In addition, the text addresses the economics of biomass processing. The...

    Published June 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Biotechnology in Medical Sciences

    By Firdos Alam Khan

    As the field of medical biotechnology grows with new products and discoveries, so does the need for a holistic view of biotechnology in medicine. Biotechnology in Medical Sciences fulfills that need by delivering a detailed overview of medical biotechnology as it relates to human diseases and...

    Published May 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. RNA Nanotechnology

    Edited by Bin Wang

    In the past few decades there has been incredible growth in "bionano"-related research, which has been accompanied by numerous publications in this field. Although various compilations address topics related to deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and protein, there are few books that focus on determining...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  7. Tree Biotechnology

    Edited by Kishan Gopal Ramawat, Jean-Michel Mérillon, M. R. Ahuja

    Forest trees cover 30% of the earth's land surface, providing renewable fuel, wood, timber, shelter, fruits, leaves, bark, roots, and are source of medicinal products in addition to benefits such as carbon sequestration, water shed protection, and habitat for 1/3 of terrestrial species. However,...

    Published April 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Inside the Photon

    A Journey towards Health

    By Tony Fleming, Elizabeth Bauer

    Over the past decade biophotonics has appeared as a new department within the academic structure across the globe. With experimental work going back for more than a century, application of the scientific method has shown the importance of biophotonics within biological and medical practice. At the...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  9. Laboratory Protocols in Applied Life Sciences

    By Prakash Singh Bisen

    As applied life science progresses, becoming fully integrated into the biological, chemical, and engineering sciences, there is a growing need for expanding life sciences research techniques. Anticipating the demands of various life science disciplines, Laboratory Protocols in Applied Life...

    Published February 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Disaster

    Investigating the Myth and Reality

    By The Independent Investigation on the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

    When the Nuclear Safety Commission in Japan reviewed safety-design guidelines for nuclear plants in 1990, the regulatory agency explicitly ruled out the need to consider prolonged AC power loss. In other words, nothing like the catastrophe at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station was...

    Published February 21st 2014 by Routledge