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New and Published Books

  1. Health and the Gut

    The Emerging Role of Intestinal Microbiota in Disease and Therapeutics

    Edited by William Olds

    The study of the intestinal ecosystem of bacteria in the human gut—the gut microbiome—is a new field that is rapidly evolving. This book serves as an introduction to some of the new and exciting research that is being done in this field. Included are chapters that examine the following: • Gut...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

    4th Edition

    By Peter H. Gilligan, Daniel S. Shapiro, Melissa B. Miller

    An interactive text, Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, helps students better understand the clinical importance of the basic science concepts presented in medical microbiology or infectious disease courses. The cases are presented as “unknowns” and represent actual case...

    Published August 1st 2014 by ASM Press

  3. Dairy Microbiology and Biochemistry

    Recent Developments

    Edited by Barbaros Ozer, Gülsün Akdemir-Evrendilek

    This book covers recent developments in types, classifications, and genetic traits of indigenous milk microorganisms and dairy starter cultures. It also discusses biochemical reactions taking place in different dairy products and microorganisms involved in such reactions. The text provides...

    Published July 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Human Respiratory Viral Infections

    Edited by Sunit K. Singh

    Using a multidisciplinary approach, Human Respiratory Viral Infections is set at the level between the definitive reference work and an essential clinical manual. Exploring recent advances in human respiratory viral research, the text builds on the basic sciences of epidemiology, virology,...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Omics in Clinical Practice

    Genomics, Pharmacogenomics, Proteomics, and Transcriptomics in Clinical Research

    Edited by Yu Liu

    This book serves as an introduction to genomics, proteomics, and transcriptomics, putting these fields in relation to human disease and ailments. The various chapters consider the role of translation and personalized medicine, as well as pathogen detection, evolution, and infection, in relation to...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Cancer-Causing Viruses and Their Inhibitors

    Edited by Satya Prakash Gupta

    Cancer-causing viruses, also called oncoviruses, play a key role in the development of certain cancers. They contribute to genetic changes that disrupt the cell cycle machinery, interfering with functions such as cell growth. Cancer-Causing Viruses and Their Inhibitors presents a plethora of...

    Published May 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Phage Therapy

    By Oleg Tolmachov, Tanya Tolmachova

    Phage therapy is the treatment of diseases caused by bacterial infections, employing bacteriophages as anti-bacterial agents. This healing strategy is getting its second wind driven by advances in robotic screening and nanotechnology. The book provides comprehensive coverage of the topic with the...

    Published April 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Manual of Security Sensitive Microbes and Toxins

    Edited by Dongyou Liu

    Security sensitive microbes (viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites) and toxins, which are often referred to as the select agents and toxins, have the capacity to cause serious illness and death in humans, animals, and plants. Throughout history, these microbes and toxins have been exploited in...

    Published April 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Probiotic Bacteria

    Fundamentals, Therapy, and Technological Aspects

    Edited by J. Paulo Sousa e Silva, Ana Cristina Freitas

    Complied by an expert editorial team with noteworthy and remarkable experience, this book covers technological aspects related to probiotics, not only in terms of delivery modes but also in terms of protection technologies. It includes discussions of their therapeutic and physiologic implications...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  10. Role of Oxidative Stress in Chronic Diseases

    Edited by Isaias Dichi, José Wander Breganó, Andréa Name Colado Simão, Rubens Cecchini

    This book presents recent findings on the role of oxidative stress in chronic diseases. Understanding the mechanisms behind it enables readers to comprehend the rationale which underlies intervention in such conditions. The book places special emphasis on genetic polymorphism—an important issue...

    Published March 14th 2014 by CRC Press