By Gerald Gruman MD PhD
Textual content examines attitudes towards durability and loss of life in Islamic and chinese language societies in addition to in Western civilizations. presents an realizing of the origins of drugs, own hygiene and public health and wellbeing, and the underlying mental and social matters surrounding getting older. Softcover.
By Pisuth Ek-Amnuay
The beetles, contributors of the Order Coleoptera are the biggest order of bugs, with approximately forty % of identified species of overall insect global or approximately 400,000 species. My first version of this e-book used to be released in 2002 and was once additionally the 1st publication of beetles on hand in Thailand. it is a revised variation, emphasizing the species content material and hazard of extra species for all these beetle households, this version comprises 509 species in comparison to the 1st variation which incorporated simply 362 species and subspecies.
By J.G. Blower
By Ji Y. Chong
Sufferers being affected by cerebrovascular sickness pose many scientific demanding situations or even skilled clinicians can arrive on the element the place diagnostic, work-up, therapy, or prognostic pondering falters.
Authored by way of a vascular neurologist whose paintings spans the whole spectrum of this team of mind dysfunctions, Cerebrovascular Disease is helping clinicians review and deal with sufferers being affected by stroke, embolism, thrombosis, hemorrhage, and different severe displays. In a scientific box the place it truly is usually tricky to distill the tremendous array of study and practice it in any significant medical method, this subsequent quantity within the "What Do I Do Now?" sequence specializes in jogging the clinician via evidence-based decision-making. each one medical state of affairs featured in Cerebrovascular Disease describes in cautious element the presentation, diagnostic reports, treatment plans, and motive for dealing with those tough circumstances.
By Sacha C. Jones, Brian A. Stewart
Bringing jointly archaeological, paleoenvironmental, paleontological and genetic facts, this booklet makes a primary try to reconstruct African inhabitants histories from out species' evolution to the Holocene. Africa in the course of Marine Isotope levels (MIS) 6 to two (~190-12,000 years in the past) witnessed the organic improvement and behavioral florescence of our species. smooth human inhabitants dynamics, which concerned a number of inhabitants expansions, dispersals, contractions and extinctions, performed a valuable position in our species’ evolutionary trajectory. thus far, the demographic approaches – glossy human inhabitants sizes, distributions and events – that happened inside of Africa in this severe interval were regularly under-addressed.
The authors of this quantity goal at (1) reading the effect of this glacial-interglacial- glacial cycle on human staff sizes, activities and distributions all through Africa; (2) investigating the macro- and micro-evolutionary procedures underpinning our species’ anatomical and behavioral evolution; and (3) environment an schedule wherein Africa can take advantage of, and finally give a contribution to, the more and more subtle theoretical and methodological palaeodemographic frameworks constructed on different continents.
By Robert Lanza
The guide of Stem Cells, edited via Robert Lanza and associates, is an formidable new textual content that achieves impressive completeness and inclusiveness...the editors have succeeded in placing jointly a reference that's extensive sufficient in scope, yet sufficiently exact and rigorous, to be of actual curiosity to either new and professional investigators within the box.
By Daniel M. Hardy, D. L. Garbers
Fertilization offers in-depth reports of person learn issues, whereas emphasizing key ideas and the importance of findings inside of different fields. the writer identifies crucial inquiries to be replied by way of destiny study. Fertilization commonly covers the various molecular and mobile occasions of animal fertilization and features a part on particular difficulties and power functions of fertilization examine. Key beneficial properties * presents in-depth studies of person learn issues * Emphasizes key techniques and importance of findings to different fields * widely covers the various molecular and mobile occasions of animal fertilization * contains a part on specific difficulties and strength purposes of fertilization learn * Identifies crucial inquiries to be responded by way of destiny learn
By Shirley A. Bayer, Joseph Altman
This primary quantity within the Atlas of Human imperative fearful process improvement sequence units the degree with whole insurance of the spinal wire from gestational week four to the 4th postnatal month. 3D colour photographs offer a holistic view of the structural adjustments in the course of spinal wire morphogenesis. This landmark first quantity: presents quantitative summaries of numerous ontogenetic traits good points all of the levels of spinal twine improvement deals clean insights into the stairs considering the morphogenesis of the mature spinal wire exhibits the human spinal wire at its such a lot primitive degree, while consisting typically of neuroepithelial stem cells This atlas is usually to be had as a part of the whole 5 quantity sequence.
By George Paxinos, Glenda Margaret Halliday, Charles Watson, Yuri Koutcherov, Hongquin Wang
This atlas presents a correct and targeted depiction of all mind buildings at fetal degree E17.5, Day of beginning, and Day 6 postnatal. as well as mind constructions, the atlas delineates peripheral nerves, ganglia, arteries, veins, muscle tissues bones and different organs. it really is an quintessential consultant for the translation of anxious process alterations in gene knockout and transgenic mice. The authors are well-known leaders in mind cartography, and the delineations and portraits hyperlink the atlas with different hugely profitable Paxinos atlases, complementing the catalog of mind atlases of very best quality to be had from Elsevier. there's at present no substitute of comparable caliber and volume out there. · forty three photos and drawings of Nissl-stained coronal sections of the mind of a fetal mouse at E17.5 days· sixty five photos and drawings of Nissl-stained coronal sections of the mind of a mouse at the day of beginning· seventy three pictures and drawings of Nissl-stained coronal sections of the mind of a mouse elderly 6 days postnatal· The drawings are according to the examine of sections stained with Nissl and more than a few neuroactive components· as well as mind buildings, the atlas delineates peripheral nerves, ganglia, arteries, veins, muscular tissues bones and different organs· The accompanying CD comprises all drawings in pdf and eps codecs, and digital records of photos of the Nissl stained sections
By Derek J Sullivan, Gary P Moran
Fungi reason a spectrum of ailments in people, starting from relatively harmless superficial dermis illnesses because of dermatophytes to invasive life-threatening infections because of species similar to Candida albicans, or Cryptococcus neoformans. as a result opportunistic nature of so much invasive mycoses, fungal pathogenicity has confirmed tricky to outline. although, the applying of recent genomic and different molecular ideas in recent times has revolutionized the sector, revealing interesting new insights into the mechanisms of fungal pathogenesis. during this publication, a panel of excessive profile participants severely assessment an important examine to supply a well timed assessment. The e-book is split into sections. the 1st six chapters overview the transformative impact of using state of the art instruments and cutting edge ways to investigate, rather within the zone of comparative biology. the second one part contains 8 chapters, each one devoted to the molecular and mobile biology of a massive fungal pathogen of people: Candida, Aspergillus, Cryptococcus, Dermatophytes, Histoplasma, Blastomyces, Pneumocystis, and Paracoccidoides. those chapters supply a well timed picture of the present kingdom of study. The e-book should be a vital reference for college kids, researchers, and clinicians with an curiosity in fungal pathogenesis. [Subject: Molecular Biology, Epidemiology, existence technological know-how]