By Mary Ann Handel (Eds.)
Even if the method of meiosis is key to inheritance, unusually little is known approximately the way it really happens. There has lately been a flurry of analysis job during this sector and this quantity summarizes the advances coming from this paintings. All authors are famous and revered examine scientists on the vanguard of study in meiosis. Of specific curiosity is the emphasis during this quantity on meiosis within the context of gametogenesis in better eukaryotic organisms, subsidized up via chapters on meiotic mechanisms in different version organisms. the point of interest is on sleek molecular and cytological ideas and the way those have elucidated basic mechanisms of meiosis. Authors supply easy accessibility to the literature if you are looking to pursue issues in higher intensity, yet studies are accomplished in order that this e-book may possibly develop into a regular reference. Key beneficial properties* finished studies that, taken jointly, offer up to date assurance of a swiftly relocating box* gains new and unpublished details* Integrates study in different organisms to provide an outline of universal threads in mechanisms of meiosis* contains considerate attention of components for destiny research
By Michael O'Connor
This e-book chronicles the lifestyles tale of Ted Turner―cable tv multi-millionaire, profitable baseball workforce proprietor, and engaging public figure.
• presents a chronology of key occasions within the lifetime of Ted Turner
• incorporates a photograph essay portraying Turner in the course of the years
By Committee on Increasing Veterinary Involvement in Biomedical
The record pointed out different factors which contributed to making an unfulfilled desire for veterinarians within the biomedical learn group, together with a rise within the variety of NIH promises using animals and the burgeoning use of transgenic rodents, with no related switch within the provide of appropriately-trained veterinarians. The committee built thoughts for recruiting extra veterinarians into careers in biomedical study.
Biologically lively ordinary items: prescription drugs demonstrates the connections among agrochemicals and prescribed drugs and explores using vegetation and plant items within the formula and improvement of prescribed drugs. specialists from worldwide learn a large number of themes, together with assessment of extracts from tropical vegetation for power anticancer job and melanoma chemopreventive task; use of chinese language lacquer tree sap items as pharmaceutical intermediates; and new ways to drug discovery from the rainforest.
By Robert-K Murray, David A. Bender, Kathleen M. Botham, Peter J Kennely
Pour une compréhension claire des principes de biochimie et de biologie moléculaire en relation avec los angeles médecine moderne
Un ouvrage clair et actualisé
Claire, concise et illustrée tout en couleur, los angeles Biochimie de Harper, n'a pas son équivalent pour clarifier le lien entre l. a. biochimie et les bases moléculaires des maladies. En combinant d'excellentes illustrations en couleur à un exposé intégré des maladies biochimiques et des données cliniques, cette édition présente une enterprise et un équilibre harmonieux de détails et de concision qui fait défaut à tous les autres ouvrages traitant de ce sujet.
Les nouveautés de cette 5e édition française
► Des nouveaux chapitres sur le vieillissement, le melanoma et los angeles chimie clinique.
► Chaque chapitre a été mis à jour pour rendre compte des derniers progrès des connaissances et de l. a. technologie.
► Chaque chapitre débute à présent par une liste des objectifs, suivie d'un bref exposé sur l'importance biomédicale des sujets traités dans le chapitre.
► 250 questions à choix multiples pour tester vos connaissances et votre compréhension.
► Un nombre accru de tableaux, qui résument les informations importantes, comme par exemple les besoins en vitamines ou en sels minéraux.
Lionel Domenjoud est Maître de conférences à l'Université de Nancy 1, traducteur des ouvrages Biochimie (Voet), Précis de génomique (Gibson) et Principes de génie génétique (Primrose) pour les éditions De Boeck Supérieur.
By Maria Teresa Quirós Fernández
This learn demonstrates that autobiographies are way over person life-stories. Autobiographies of particularly testify to the interfaces of togetherness in lifestyles and writing. they supply a marvellous chance to envision the lifestyles and writing of as a duet and to understand relational dimensions of existence in inventive creative approaches as a moral and aesthetic issue. the current examine strains the complicated relational community of autobiographies utilizing the instance of the well known Spanish writing couple of María Teresa Leó;n and Rafael Alberti. María Teresa Quiró;s Fernández unearths how, past the person characters of the autobiographies, there's a internet spun among either authors and their texts of their autobiographical writings which supplies house for a stereophonic autobiography.
By Donald Evans
Written through a number one proponent of the philosophy and ethics of healthcare, this quantity is stuffed with thought-provoking and regularly arguable rules and arguments. Accessibly written, it offers readers with a well timed contribution to the present literature on clinical ethics, within which the concept that of subjectivity is a key factor characterizing present clinical humanities. analyzing the serious assumption that scientifically-demonstrable proof will get rid of all uncertainty, the writer argues that moral dimensions of scientific perform don't consistently come up from undisputed proof, yet that they're occasionally to be chanced on on the point of the determinations of the evidence themselves. Firmly putting the sufferer again on centre degree, with out underestimating the an important position which technology performs in sleek medication, this quantity is a wonderful account of ethics and technological know-how in healthcare and their right position in assessing and assembly people’s wellbeing and fitness wishes.
By Georg Kenntner, Barbara Buhl, Harald Menzel
Anhand von 178 exams werden 241 männliche Probanden mit unterschiedlichem Hintergrund untersucht. Die Ergebnisse zeigen, inwieweit Kraft-oder Ausdauertraining bzw. sportliche Inaktivität den Körper im Seniorenalter beeinflusst.
What have we learnt concerning the Nile because the mid-1970s, the instant while Julian Rzóska determined that the time had come to submit a entire quantity in regards to the biology, and the geological and cultural background of that fab river? And what adjustments have in the meantime happened within the basin? The human popu- tion has greater than doubled, particularly in Egypt, but in addition in East Africa. in the community, commercial improvement has taken position, and the Aswan excessive Dam used to be essentially now not the final significant infrastructure paintings that was once performed. extra dams were equipped, and a few water diversions, just like the Toshka lakes, have created new expanses of water in the course of the Sahara wilderness. What are the consequences of all this at the ec- ogy and economic system of the Basin? that's what the current booklet units out to discover, 33 years after the publi- tion of “The Nile: Biology of an historical River”. Thirty-seven authors have taken up the problem, and feature written the “new” publication. they arrive from thirteen diverse international locations, and 15 between them characterize the most important Nilotic states (Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, and Kenya). Julian Rzóska died in 1984, and lots of the - authors of his booklet have now both disappeared or retired from study. merely Jack Talling and Samir Ghabbour have been nonetheless to be had to take part back.