Nano Level Characterization of Gene Delivery Biocomplexes

Nano Level Characterization of Gene Delivery Biocomplexes

It is hoped that the fundamental and experimental work described in this book could help students, researchers and innovators, and provides a step forward in the methodologies AFM, TEM and PCS by providing valuable information in Bionanotechnology field to aid a better design and characteristics of nonviral gene delivery bio systems for gene therapy applications. […]

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Identification of candidate genes in stem cell proliferation and CR

Identification of candidate genes in stem cell proliferation and CR

The process of aging is one of the least understood phenomena in biology. This work makes use of two important findings in the field of aging research: First of the conclusion that alterations in the proliferation of stem cells might be linked to the aging process, second that caloric restriction (CR) is a powerful intervention […]

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Cancer Control Policy in Ireland with Regard to Tobacco Legislation

Cancer Control Policy in Ireland with Regard to Tobacco Legislation

This study is based around the success of cancer control policies introduced by the Irish government with particular regard given to tobacco legislation. The reason for this study is the fact that cancer is one of the most prevalent disease in the western world today, affecting 1 in 3 people. Furthermore, Ireland is one of […]

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Parental Views and Attitudes of Children with Cochlear Implantation

Parental Views and Attitudes of Children with Cochlear Implantation

Family is often considered as a system that must respond to its members’ need. The identification of a child’s hearing loss is a distressing time for parents. Following these initial responses, parents undergo a process of adaptation to the various challenges uniquely associated with raising a child who is deaf. When making important decision regarding […]

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Breast cancer classification, serum adiponectin and SNP rs 2241766

Breast cancer classification, serum adiponectin and SNP rs 2241766

Global inclines in the female breast carcinoma is a matter of concern for the masses and the experts. It may arise from any of the breast-duct lining cells; the luminal, inner-basal, outer-basal myo-epithelial / myo-fibrillar, breast duct-stem cells, and from their metaplastic and down regulatory primitive derivative cells. In view of defining molecular etiology of […]

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Manipulation of Genetic Information in Studying Plant Performance

Manipulation of Genetic Information in Studying Plant Performance

Plant tolerance to heat stress proved to be entirely dependent on the signaling flow of information by which the plant can sense the changes in its surrounding environment and signal its genes to respond by producing special proteins to protect it-self. Any changes or manipulations in this signaling flow of information will presumably lead to […]

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Piezosurgery: Applications in Periodontics & Oral Implantology

Piezosurgery: Applications in Periodontics & Oral Implantology

Traditionally, osseous surgery has been performed by either manual or motor-driven instruments. However, both these methods have their own advantages and disadvantages. Recently, a novel approach using Piezoelectric device was ?rst used by oral and maxillofacial surgeons for osteotomies. Piezosurgery uses modulated ultrasonic vibration to allow controlled cutting of bony structures. Piezoelectric surgery is a […]

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Очерк медицинской и госпитальной части русских войск в Крыму в 1854-1856 годах

Очерк медицинской и госпитальной части русских войск в Крыму в 1854-1856 годах

Записки профессора медицины Христиана Гюббенета являются уникальным источником информации по российской истории XIX века. Он описывает зарождение системы медицинской помощи с точки зрения военного врача-практика, принимавшего непосредственное участие в обороне Севастополя в период Восточной (Крымской) войны 1853-1856 гг. Помимо интереснейших наблюдений медицинского и бытового характера, читатель может ознакомиться с непредвзятой характеристикой важнейших участников героических событий […]

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Prognostic and Predictive Markers for Hepatocellular Cancer

Prognostic and Predictive Markers for Hepatocellular Cancer

HCC is one of the most common malignancies worldwide. The outcome for patients with HCC still dismal, although it has improved much in the past few decades, a definitive subset is cured by surgery only, and encouraging long-term survival of patients have been obtained in some clinical centers. The life expectancy of HCC patients is […]

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Yoga FAQ

Yoga FAQ

This collection of questions and answers explains the nuts and bolts of yoga philosophy and practice in a completely clear and readable way. Richard Rosen is known for his engaging teaching and writing style and in this book he gives pithy, accessible explanations of key apects of the tradition, such as:-Yoga’s main texts, including Upanishads, […]

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