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  1. Psychoneuroendocrinology of Sport and Exercise

    Foundations, Markers, Trends

    Edited by Felix Ehrlenspiel, Katharina Strahler

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

    Psychoneuroendocrinology is the study of the interaction between hormones, the brain and human behaviour. This is the first book to examine psychoneuroendocrinology in the context of sport and exercise, offering a comprehensive review of current research and assessment techniques and highlighting...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Methods in Brain Connectivity Inference through Multivariate Time Series Analysis

    Edited by Koichi Sameshima, Luiz Antonio Baccala

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroengineering Series

    Interest in brain connectivity inference has become ubiquitous and is now increasingly adopted in experimental investigations of clinical, behavioral, and experimental neurosciences. Methods in Brain Connectivity Inference through Multivariate Time Series Analysis gathers the contributions of...

    Published March 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Handbook of H+-ATPases

    Edited by Suguru Nakamura

    This handbook on vacuolar and plasma membrane H+-ATPases is the first to focus on an essential link between vacuolar H+-ATPase and the glycolysis metabolic pathway to understand the mechanism of diabetes and the metabolism of cancer cells. It presents recent findings on the structure and function...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Pan Stanford Publishing

  4. Itch

    Mechanisms and Treatment

    Edited by E. Carstens, Tasuku Akiyama

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Advances in itch research have elucidated differences between itch and pain but have also blurred the distinction between them. There is a long debate about how somatic sensations including touch, pain, itch, and temperature sensitivity are encoded by the nervous system. Research suggests that each...

    Published February 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Neurobiology of Chemical Communication

    Edited by Carla Mucignat-Caretta

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Intraspecific communication involves the activation of chemoreceptors and subsequent activation of different central areas that coordinate the responses of the entire organism—ranging from behavioral modification to modulation of hormones release. Animals emit intraspecific chemical signals, often...

    Published February 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Regenerating Bodies

    Tissue and Cell Therapies in the Twenty-First Century

    By Julie Kent

    Series: Genetics and Society

    This exciting book examines how human tissues and cells are being exchanged, commodified and commercialized by new health technologies. Through a discussion of emergent global ‘tissue economies’ the author explores the social dynamics of innovation in the fields of tissue engineering and stem cell...

    Published January 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Laboratory Animal Science, Volume III, Third Edition

    Animal Models

    Edited by Jann Hau, Steven J. Schapiro

    While replacing and reducing the use of laboratory animals are integral parts of the 3Rs—replace, reduce, refine—which form the cornerstones of laboratory animal science, biomedical research involving animals remains absolutely essential for the advancement of the medical, veterinary, agricultural,...

    Published December 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Behavioural Economics and Business Ethics

    Interrelations and Applications

    By Philip Alexander Rajko

    Series: Routledge Advances in Behavioural Economics and Finance

    Economics and moral philosophy have in recent years been considered to be distinct and separate fields. However, behavioural economics has started to reconcile various aspects of morality and economics, which has offered new conceptual opportunities to advance economics ethics and business ethics....

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Carotenoids and Retinal Disease

    Edited by John T. Landrum, John Nolan

    The macular carotenoids play key roles in eye health and retinal disease. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the most common cause of acquired blindness in much of the world, is associated with low levels of macular pigment. Macular pigment is also essential for enhancing visual performance by...

    Published October 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Neurobiology of Body Fluid Homeostasis

    Transduction and Integration

    Edited by Laurival Antonio De Luca Jr., Jose Vanderlei Menani, Alan Kim Johnson

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    A timely symposium entitled Body-Fluid Homeostasis: Transduction and Integration was held at Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil in 2011. This meeting was convened as an official satellite of a joint gathering of the International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience (ISAN) and the American Autonomic...

    Published October 1st 2013 by CRC Press