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  1. The Gene, the Clinic, and the Family

    Diagnosing Dysmorphology, Reviving Medical Dominance

    By Joanna Latimer

    Series: Genetics and Society

    While some theorists argue that medicine is caught in a relentless process of ‘geneticization’ and others offer a thesis of biomedicalization, there is still little research that explores how these effects are accomplished in practice. Joanna Latimer, whose groundbreaking ethnography on acute...

    Published June 26th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Applications of Microbial Engineering

    Edited by Vijai Kumar Gupta, Monika Schmoll, Minna Maki, Maria Tuohy, Marcio Antonio Mazutti

    The microbial engineering technologies have been identified as an essential and important subject area of engineering and applied biological sciences. A microbial engineer works on the biological, chemical and engineering aspects of biotechnology, manipulating microbes and developing new uses for...

    Published June 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Regenerative Engineering

    Edited by Cato T. Laurencin, Yusuf Khan

    Distinct from tissue engineering, which focuses primarily on the repair of tissues, regenerative engineering focuses on the regeneration of tissues: creating living, functional tissue that has the ability to replace organs that are dysfunctional. The challenge of working in an area like...

    Published June 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Handbook of Biofunctional Surfaces

    Edited by Wolfgang Knoll

    The design and synthesis of molecularly or supramolecularly defined interfacial architectures have seen in recent years a remarkable growth of interest and scientific research activities for various reasons. On the one hand, it is generally believed that the construction of an interactive interface...

    Published May 21st 2013 by Pan Stanford

  5. Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae

    Biodiesel and Value-Added Products

    Edited by Faizal Bux

    Microalgae are an invaluable biomass source with potential uses that could lead to environmental and economic benefits for society. Biotechnological Applications of Microalgae: Biodiesel and Value Added Products presents the latest developments and recent research trends with a focus on potential...

    Published May 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Technology Development Assistance for Agriculture

    Putting research into use in low income countries

    By Norman Clark, Andy Frost, Ian Maudlin, Andrew Ward

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    Stemming from an 11-year DFID funded programme under its Renewable Natural Resources Research Strategy (RNRRS), Technology Development Assistance for Agriculture: Putting Research into Low Income Countries reviews part of this programme as a case study of a broader issue of technology development...

    Published April 17th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Marine Biomaterials

    Characterization, Isolation and Applications

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    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

  8. OMICS

    Applications in Biomedical, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

    Edited by Debmalya Barh, Vasudeo Zambare, Vasco Azevedo

    With the advent of new technologies and acquired knowledge, the number of fields in omics and their applications in diverse areas are rapidly increasing in the postgenomics era. Such emerging fields—including pharmacogenomics, toxicogenomics, regulomics, spliceomics, metagenomics, and...

    Published March 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Advanced Bioactive Inorganic Materials for Bone Regeneration and Drug Delivery

    Edited by Chengtie Wu, Jiang Chang, Yin Xiao

    Bioceramics play an important role in repairing and regenerating defective or damaged bone. Annually, more than 500,000 bone graft procedures are performed in the United States and approximately 2.2 million are conducted worldwide. Advanced Bioactive Inorganic Materials for Bone Regeneration and...

    Published March 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Articular Cartilage

    By Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, Eric M. Darling, Jerry C. Hu, Grayson D. DuRaine, A. Hari Reddi

    Well-known for their inability to heal, articular cartilage injuries often degenerate inexorably to disastrous impairment. Multitudes of treatments have been devised for this problem, but no satisfactory long-term solutions have been established. Written by world-class experts, Articular Cartilage...

    Published March 20th 2013 by CRC Press