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Molecular Pathology of Pituitary Adenomas (Elsevier by Cristiana Tanase, Irina Ogrezeanu, Corin Badiu

By Cristiana Tanase, Irina Ogrezeanu, Corin Badiu

The pituitary gland is a crucial one because it controls numerous of the opposite hormone glands, similar to the thyroid and adrenals. A pituitary adenoma is an irregular development or tumor during this gland, and they're the topic of very lively scientific and pathological research.

This publication examines the newest advancements during this box and discusses crucial molecules implicated in apoptosis, angiogenesis and sign transduction. a great knowing of those techniques is required to spot the simplest therapies.

  • Facilitates the knowledge of the approaches concerned and the way they're translated into therapy
  • Illustrations are used to provide an explanation for the advanced mechanisms involved

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Biophysics : a physiological approach by Professor Patrick F. Dillon

By Professor Patrick F. Dillon

Particularly adapted to existence technology scholars, this textbook explains quantitative features of human biophysics with examples drawn from modern body structure, genetics and nanobiology. It outlines vital actual rules, equations and examples on the middle of latest body structure, in addition to the association essential to take into account that wisdom. the big variety of biophysical subject matters coated comprise energetics, bond formation and dissociation, diffusion and directed delivery, muscle and connective tissue physics, fluid move, membrane constitution, electric homes and shipping, pharmacokinetics and approach dynamics and balance. allowing scholars to appreciate the makes use of of quantitation in glossy biology, equations are awarded within the context in their software, instead of derivation. they're every one directed towards the certainty of a organic precept, with a selected emphasis on human biology. Supplementary assets, together with a number of attempt questions, can be found at www.cambridge.org/9781107001442
The power round us -- Molecular contacts -- Diffusion and directed shipping -- power construction -- strength and move -- Load bearing -- Fluid and ventilation -- Biophysical interfaces : floor stress and membrane structural houses -- Membrane electric homes -- Agonist activation and research -- balance, complexity and non-linear structures

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Nitrite and Nitrate in Human Health and Disease by Nathan S. Bryan, Joseph Loscalzo

By Nathan S. Bryan, Joseph Loscalzo

Nitrite and Nitrate in Human overall healthiness and Disease offers a accomplished assessment of nitrite and nitrate biology, from uncomplicated biochemistry to the complicated body structure and metabolism of those obviously happening molecules within the human physique. Well-organized and good referenced chapters hide the wealthy background of nitrite and nitrate, assets of publicity, and the physiological results while fed on via meals containing nitrite and nitrate. The chapters are written through major specialists, all of whom percentage their learn and views that allows you to aid outline the context for advantages vs. any strength hazards linked to nitrite and nitrate use, both via nutritional ingestion or healing dosing. This diversified number of authors contains vascular biologists, physiologists, physicians, epidemiologists, melanoma biologists, registered dieticians, chemists, and public healthiness specialists from 5 international locations in either academia and executive. Nitrite and Nitrate in Human health and wellbeing and Disease offers a balanced view of nitric oxide biochemistry, and nitrite and nitrate biochemistry in body structure and within the foodstuff sciences.

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Bone and Muscle: Structure, Force, and Motion (The Human by Kara Rogers

By Kara Rogers

The seeming simplicity of daily circulation can belie the complexity of the buildings that facilitate movement. greater than only a framework round which the physique develops, the human skeleton has advanced over the years to permit people to stroll and stand upright. muscle tissues likewise practice a number services, with out which the physique couldn't deal with. This entire booklet information the anatomy and mechanisms that permit bones and muscle groups to function clearly and examines the implications of affliction and damage on those basic elements of the human physique.

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Chapel of Extreme Experience: A Short History of by John Geiger

By John Geiger

Chapel of maximum event is an engrossing examine flicker potentials — a visible phenomenon which grew to become the foundation of medical reports into how the visible mind works. within the Nineteen Sixties the Dream computer used to be built to breed this phenomenon, emitting pulses of sunshine and projecting styles that produced kaleidoscopic photos or even hallucinations. This e-book follows the curiosity in flicker, from its clinical underpinnings to its position within the countercultural artwork scene. this can be a interesting examine the Dream computing device and its effect on significant cultural figures like William S. Burroughs, Aldous Huxley, and Allen Ginsberg who all skilled and wrote concerning the "flicker effect." pictures are featured.

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The Laboratory Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster, and Other by Mark A. Suckow

By Mark A. Suckow

The Laboratory Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster, and different Rodents is a unmarried quantity, finished booklet sanctioned via the yank collage of Laboratory Animal medication (ACLAM), masking the rabbit, guinea pig, hamster, gerbil and different rodents usually utilized in examine. This well-illustrated reference received a 2012 PROSE Award for most sensible unmarried quantity Reference in technology from the organization of yankee Publishers. The ebook contains uncomplicated biology, anatomy, body structure, habit, infectious and noninfectious illnesses, husbandry and breeding, universal experimental equipment, and use of the species as a examine version. With many professional participants, this may be a very necessary e-book for biomedical researchers, laboratory animal veterinarians and different execs engaged in laboratory animal science.

  • 2012 PROSE Award winner for top unmarried quantity Reference in technology from the organization of yank Publishers
  • One-stop source for developments within the humane and liable care of: rabbit, guinea pig, hamster, gerbil, chinchilla, deer mouse, kangaroo rat, cotton rat, sand rat, and degu
  • Includes up to date, universal experimental methods
  • Organized via species for simple entry in the course of bench research

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Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology by David Shier, Ricki Lewis, Jackie Butler

By David Shier, Ricki Lewis, Jackie Butler

Designed for the one-semester anatomy and body structure direction, Hole's necessities of Human Anatomy and body structure assumes no past technological know-how wisdom and helps middle themes with scientific purposes, making tricky recommendations suitable to scholars pursuing careers within the allied well-being box. The exceptional educating approach is extremely potent in offering scholars with an excellent realizing of the $64000 recommendations in anatomy and body structure.

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Birds of Prey: Health and Disease by John E. Cooper

By John E. Cooper

Raptor biology has developed significantly because the ebook of the unique version of this publication lower than the identify Veterinary points of Captive Birds of Prey. With the aid of prime overseas specialists, John E. Cooper has up to date and improved this vintage connection with comprise all of the most modern information at the well-being and ailments of raptors. whereas nonetheless serving the desires of veterinary surgeons who deal with birds of prey, Birds of Prey: future health & sickness additionally appeals to a large readership of falconers, avian researchers, breeders, rehabilitators and zoo staff.Important adjustments to this re-creation are the inclusion of information on free-living birds, extra fabric on fractures, pathology, laws and poisons, and new sections on neonatology, wellbeing and fitness tracking, captive-breeding and host-parasite relations.This ebook studies all elements of birds of prey, giving valuable up to date info on ailments and pathology, but in addition the background of the topic, the origins of phrases, the evolution of present considering and finishing with a competent checklist of fundamental references for extra analyzing.

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In silico Modeling and Experimental Validation for Improving by Nishu Goyal

By Nishu Goyal

This thesis explores the power of M. maripaludis to seize and convert CO2 to methane within the presence of loose nitrogen, and gives a consolidated assessment of the metabolic techniques and purposes of M. maripaludis. additional, it develops, validates and analyzes the 1st genome-scale metabolic version (iMM518) of M. maripaludis. Readers will become aware of, for the 1st time, the impression of nitrogen fixation on methane creation. As such, the thesis might be of curiosity to researchers engaged on M. maripaludis, biofuels and bioenergy, platforms biology modeling and its experimental validation, estimation of upkeep power parameters, nitrogen solving microbes, and bioremediation.

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