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From Protein Structure to Function with Bioinformatics 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

This book is about protein structural bioinformatics and how it can help understand and predict protein function. It covers structure-based methods that can assign and explain protein function based on overall folds, characteristics of protein surfaces, occurrence of…

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The Genealogy of a Gene: Patents, HIV/AIDS, and Race (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology) Reprint Edition

The history of the CCR5 gene as a lens through which to view such issues as intellectual property, Big Pharma, personalized medicine, and race and genomics. In The Genealogy of a Gene, Myles Jackson uses the story of the…

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Lentiviral Vector Systems for Gene Transfer (Medical Intelligence Unit, 31)

The human immunodeficiency viruses (HIVs), in particular HIV-1, are the causative agent responsible for the current worldwide epidemic of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). A major effort has thus been underway over the past two decades to understand and…

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Mitochondrial Disorders Caused by Nuclear Genes

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1461437210] Mitochondrial cytopathies are mutations in the inherited maternal mitochondrial genome, or the nuclear DNA-mutation. Mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders (RCD) are a group of genetically and clinically heterogeneous diseases, due to the fact that protein components…

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Stem Cells and Neurodegenerative Diseases 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1482210738] This book explores the potential of stem cells for ameliorating the quality of life of patients with neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. It discusses results of pre-clinical investigations and case studies on the effects of stem…

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Human Embryonic Stem Cells: The Practical Handbook 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=0470033568] With this valuable practical guide, three members of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute have compiled and edited the definite handbook for the exciting new field of human embryonic stem cell research. The editors have gathered…

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Establishing a Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Unit: A Practical Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=3319593560] This text aims to provide simplified practical guidelines to start a hematopoietic stem cell transplantation unit which could be implemented in most centers and countries worldwide. The book also provides guidelines for existing transplantation units to…

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Human Embryo Transfer 1st ed

[amazon template=image&asin=8132211146] This concise work on embryo transfer is yet another contribution to the persevering effort to disseminate latest information on the science and skill of performing a traumatic and successful embryo transfer. It is  the most critical…

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Imaging in Stem Cell Transplant and Cell-based Therapy (Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine) 1st ed

[amazon template=image&asin=3319518313] This book provides a review of imaging techniques and applications in stem cell transplantation and other cell-based therapies. The basis of different molecular imaging techniques is explained in detail, as is  the current state of interventional…

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Imaging in Stem Cell Transplant and Cell-based Therapy (Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine) 1st ed

[amazon template=image&asin=3319518313] This book provides a review of imaging techniques and applications in stem cell transplantation and other cell-based therapies. The basis of different molecular imaging techniques is explained in detail, as is  the current state of interventional…

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