The Eye's Aqueous Humor: 62 (Current Topics in Membranes) by Mortimer M. Civan

By Mortimer M. Civan

Current themes in Membranes provides a scientific, complete, and rigorous method of particular themes suitable to the examine of mobile membranes. each one quantity is a visitor edited compendium of membrane biology.

  • Guest edited by means of cellphone membrane experts
  • Dynamic and thorough insurance of all elements of the aqueous humor from influx to outflow
  • Provides the most recent teachings on genomics and glaucoma
  • Highlights new healing techniques for the keep watch over of intraocular pressure

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Optical Fluorescence Microscopy: From the Spectral to the by Alberto Diaspro

By Alberto Diaspro

within the final decade, fluorescence microscopy has developed from a classical “retrospective” microscopy technique into a complicated imaging strategy that enables the remark of mobile actions in residing cells with elevated solution and dimensions. A vivid new destiny has arrived because the nano period has positioned a complete new array of instruments within the palms of biophysicists who're prepared to head deeper into the intricacies of ways organic platforms paintings. Following an creation to the complicated international of optical microscopy, this e-book covers themes comparable to the concept that of white confocal, nonlinear optical microscopy, fluctuation spectroscopies, site-specific labeling of proteins in dwelling cells, imaging molecular body structure utilizing nanosensors, measuring molecular dynamics, muscle braking and stem cellphone differentiation.

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Inflammation in Neuropsychiatric Disorders (Advances in by Academic Press

By Academic Press

released always on account that 1944, the Advances in Protein Chemistry and Structural Biology serial has been a continual, crucial source for protein chemists. protecting reports of method and examine in all points of protein chemistry, together with purification/expression, proteomics, modeling and structural choice and layout, every one quantity brings forth new information regarding protocols and research of proteins whereas proposing the latest findings from best specialists in a large diversity of protein-related topics.

  • Covers studies of technique and study in all facets of protein chemistry
  • Brings forth new information regarding protocols and research of proteins whereas providing the latest findings from major specialists in a huge variety of protein-related topics

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Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) Anchoring of Proteins: 26 by Anant Kumar Menon,Taroh Kinoshita,Peter A Orlean,Fuyuhiko

By Anant Kumar Menon,Taroh Kinoshita,Peter A Orlean,Fuyuhiko Tamanoi

This quantity of The Enzymes positive factors high-caliber thematic articles concerning glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchoring of proteins.

* Contributions from major specialists
* Informs and updates on the entire most modern advancements within the field

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Diseases of the Cardiac Pump (Biomathematical and by Marc Thiriet

By Marc Thiriet

Together, the volumes during this sequence current all the facts wanted at a variety of size scales for a multidisciplinary method of modeling and simulation of flows within the cardiovascular and ventilatory platforms, specifically multiscale modeling and matched simulations. The cardiovascular and breathing structures are tightly coupled, as their basic functionality is to provide oxygen to and take away carbon dioxide from the body's cells. simply because physiological conduits have deformable and reactive partitions, macroscopic move habit and prediction has to be coupled to nano- and microscopic occasions in a corrector scheme of regulated mechanism. as a result, research of flows of blood and air in anatomical conduits calls for an realizing of the biology, chemistry, and physics of those platforms including the mathematical instruments to explain their functioning in quantitative terms.

The current quantity specializes in macroscopic features of the cardiovascular and respiration structures in pathological stipulations, i.e., illnesses of the cardiac pump, blood vessels, and airlines, in addition to their remedies. purely ailments that experience a mechanical beginning or are linked to mechanical issues are coated. neighborhood movement disturbances can set off pathophysiological tactics or, conversely, end result from illnesses of conduit partitions or their setting. the facility to version those phenomena is vital to the improvement and production of scientific units, which contain a level of numerical checks as well as experimental procedures.

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Gonadotropins: From Bench Side to Bedside (Progress in by Rajendra T. Kumar

By Rajendra T. Kumar

Gonadotropins: From Bench aspect to Bedside, the newest quantity within the Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational technological know-how series, makes a speciality of all elements of gonadotropins, from study to treatment.

  • Contains contributions from major specialists at the subject
  • Publishes state-of-the-art reports in molecular biology
  • Informs and updates on all of the newest advancements on hand in regards to the learn of gonadotropins

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Advances in Biomedical Engineering by Pascal Verdonck

By Pascal Verdonck

the purpose of this crucial reference is to collect the interdisciplinary components of biomedical engineering schooling. members assessment the most recent advances in biomedical engineering examine via an instructional point of view, making the publication helpful for college kids and pros alike. themes variety from biosignal research and nanotechnology to biophotonics and cardiovascular scientific devices.

- presents a tutorial evaluation of modern advances
- specializes in biomedical excessive technology
- good points contributions from leaders within the field

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Emission Tomography: The Fundamentals of PET and SPECT by Miles N. Wernick,John N. Aarsvold

By Miles N. Wernick,John N. Aarsvold

puppy and SPECT are of today’s most vital medical-imaging equipment, delivering photos that demonstrate sophisticated information regarding physiological approaches in people and animals. Emission Tomography: the basics of puppy and SPECT explains the physics and engineering rules of those very important functional-imaging tools. The know-how of emission tomography is roofed intimately, together with old origins, clinical and mathematical foundations, imaging platforms and their parts, photograph reconstruction and research, simulation suggestions, and medical and laboratory functions. The publication describes the state-of-the-art of emission tomography, together with all aspects of traditional SPECT and puppy, in addition to modern issues equivalent to iterative snapshot reconstruction, small-animal imaging, and PET/CT structures. This ebook is meant as a textbook and reference source for graduate scholars, researchers, clinical physicists, biomedical engineers, engineers and physicists within the medical-imaging undefined. Thorough tutorials of primary and complex issues are awarded through dozens of the top researchers in puppy and SPECT. SPECT has lengthy been a mainstay of scientific imaging, and puppy is now one of many world’s quickest becoming scientific imaging strategies, due to its dramatic contributions to melanoma imaging and different functions. Emission Tomography: the basics of puppy and SPECT is a vital source for realizing the expertise of SPECT and puppy, the main popular different types of molecular imaging.

*Contains thorough instructional remedies, coupled with insurance of complicated topics
*Three of the 4 holders of the celebrated Institute of electric and Electronics Engineers clinical Imaging Scientist Award are bankruptcy contributors
*Include colour artwork

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Prostate Cancer: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and by Donald J. Tindall (Ed.),Donald J. Tindall

By Donald J. Tindall (Ed.),Donald J. Tindall

Prostate Cancer presents an updated assessment of the biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetic adjustments in prostate cells which are the riding forces within the initiation and development of melanoma. It comprises an summary through specialists within the box of cell-cell interactions, together with stem cells, reactive Stromal cells and membrane lipid rafts which are instrumental within the initiation and development of prostate cancer.

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Enzyme Kinetics and Mechanism by Paul Cook,W.W. Cleland

By Paul Cook,W.W. Cleland

Enzyme Kinetics and Mechanis is a complete textbook on steady-state enzyme kinetics. geared up in line with the experimental technique, the textual content covers kinetic mechanism, relative premiums of steps alongside the response pathway, and chemical mechanism—including acid-base chemistry and transition country constitution. useful examples taken from the literature exhibit concept all through. The ebook additionally beneficial properties various basic experimental protocols and how-to factors for analyzing kinetic facts. Written in transparent, obtainable language, the publication will allow graduate scholars well-versed in biochemistry to appreciate and describe facts on the primary point. Enzymologists and molecular biologists will locate the textual content an invaluable reference.

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