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  1. Risky Genes

    Genetics, Breast Cancer and Jewish Identity

    By Jessica Mozersky

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Ashkenazi Jews have the highest known population risk of carrying specific mutations in the high-risk breast cancer genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2. So what does it mean to be told you have an increased risk of genetic breast cancer because you are of Ashkenazi Jewish origin? In a time of ever-increasing...

    Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Gender and Genetics

    Sociology of the Prenatal

    By Kate Reed

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Prenatal screening for genetic disorders is becoming an increasingly widespread phenomenon across the globe. While studies have highlighted the importance of women’s experiences of such screening, little is known about men’s roles and direct involvement in this process. With a focus on the...

    Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics

    Edited by Yann Joly, Bartha Maria Knoppers

    This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach...

    Published August 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Cellular In Vitro Testing

    Methods and Protocols

    Edited by John Haycock, Arti Ahluwalia, J. Malcolm Wilkinson

    Growing cells in 2D under static conditions has long been the gold standard of cell culture, despite this method not being representative of the complex in vivo environment. The use of animal models also has clear ethical and scientific limitations, and increasingly the 3Rs (replacement, refinement...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  5. Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease

    Edited by Oren Tirosh

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most common liver diseases worldwide affecting patients from all ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds. It comprises a spectrum of hepatic pathology ranging from simple steatosis, in which there is an increase of fat accumulation in hepatocytes, to...

    Published August 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Nutrition-Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Health

    Edited by Mohan Pammi, Jesus G. Vallejo, Steven A. Abrams

    Nutrition and infection are often at a crossroads, interacting with each other and influencing human health. Infection is a major health problem and nutritional deficiency plays a significant role in increasing the risk of infection. Nutrition–Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Health...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. MRCPsych Paper 2 2014 (Examdoctor)

    Edited by Roger Chun Man Ho

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Nutrition and Bariatric Surgery

    Edited by Robert F. Kushner, Christopher D. Still

    Bariatric surgery has led to improved health outcomes including significant weight loss and reduction in co-morbidities among patients with obesity. Clinical practice guidelines recommend that patients considering bariatric surgery undergo a comprehensive nutritional assessment. Nutrition and...

    Published August 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Nanostructural Bioceramics

    Advances in Chemically Bonded Ceramics

    Edited by Leif Hermansson

    Biomaterials are produced in situ and in vivo in the body using mainly hydration reactions, that is, reactions between phosphates, silicates or aluminates, and water. The nanostructural integration of these biomaterials in the body is controlled by six mechanisms. The biomaterial interaction with...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  10. Baby Gorilla

    Photographic and Descriptive Atlas of Skeleton, Muscles and Internal Organs

    By Rui Diogo, Juan F. Pastor, Adam Hartstone-Rose, Magdalena N. Muchlinski

    The first photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of a baby gorilla, this book details the comparative and phylogenetic context of the gross anatomy and evolutionary history of the soft tissue morphology of modern humans and one of their closest relatives. With detailed high-quality...

    Published August 20th 2014 by CRC Press