Inflammation, 4 Volume Set: From Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms to the Clinic

Inflammation, 4 Volume Set: From Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms to the Clinic

Inflammation, 4 Volume Set: From Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms to the Clinic

Title: Inflammation, 4 Volume Set: From Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms to the Clinic | Author(s): Jean-Marc Cavaillon, Mervyn Singer (eds.) | Publisher: Wiley  | Year: 2018 | Language: English | Pages : 1830 | ISBN: 3527338993, 9783527338993 | Size: 84 MB  | Extension: pdf   The leading reference on this topic of increasing medical relevance is unique in offering unparalleled coverage.The editors are among the most respected researchers in inflammation worldwide and here have put together a prestigious team of contributors. Starting with the molecular basis of inflammation, from cytokines via the innate immune system to the different kinds of inflammatory cells, they continue with the function of inflammation in infectious disease before devoting a large…

Fungi: Biology and Applications

Fungi: Biology and Applications

Fungi: Biology and Applications

Title: Fungi: Biology and Applications | Author(s): Kevin Kavanagh (ed.) | Publisher: Wiley | Year: 2018 | Edition: 3rd | Language: English | Pages : 408 | ISBN: 1119374324, 9781119374329 | Size: 7 MB  | Extension: pdf   This newly updated edition covers a wide range of topics relevant to fungal biology, appealing to academia and industryFungi are extremely important microorganisms in relation to human and animal wellbeing, the environment, and in industry. The latest edition of the highly successful Fungi: Biology and Applications teaches the basic information required to understand the place of fungi in the world while adding three new chapters that take the study of fungi to the next level. Due to the number of recent developments in fungal biology, expert…

Protein Therapeutics, 2 Volume Set

Protein Therapeutics, 2 Volume Set

Protein Therapeutics, 2 Volume Set

Title: Protein Therapeutics, 2 Volume Set | Author(s): Tristan Vaughan, Jane Osbourn, Bahija Jallal, Raimund Mannhold, Gerd Folkers, Helmut Buschmann (eds.) | Publisher: Wiley | Year: 2017 | Language: English | Pages: 768 | ISBN: 3527340866, 9783527340866 | Size: 14 MB | Extension: pdf   In this practice-oriented two volume handbook, professionals from some of the largest biopharmaceutical companies and top academic researchers address the key concepts and challenges in the development of protein pharmaceuticals for medicinal chemists and drug developers of all trades.Following an introduction tracing the rapid development of the protein therapeutics market over the last decade, all currently used therapeutic protein scaffolds are surveyed, from human and non-human…

Philosophy of Medicine: An Introduction

Philosophy of Medicine: An Introduction

Philosophy of Medicine: An Introduction

Title: Philosophy of Medicine: An Introduction | Author(s): R. Paul Thompson and Ross E.G. Upshur | Publisher: Routledge | Year: 2018 | Language: English | Pages : 207 | ISBN: 9781315159843 | Size: 2 MB | Extension: pdf     What kind of knowledge is medical knowledge? Can medicine be explained scientifically? Is disease a scientific concept, or do explanations of disease depend on values? What is evidence-based medicine? Are advances in neuroscience bringing us closer to a scientific understanding of the mind?The nature of medicine raises fundamental questions about explanation, causation, knowledge and ontology – questions that are central to philosophy as well as medicine. This book introduces the fundamental issues in philosophy of medicine for those…

Enzyme Kinetics: Principles and Methods

Enzyme Kinetics: Principles and Methods

Enzyme Kinetics: Principles and Methods

Title: Enzyme Kinetics: Principles and Methods | Author(s): Hans Bisswanger | Publisher: Wiley | Year: 2017 | Edition: 3rd | Language: English | Pages : 336 | ISBN: 3527342516, 9783527342518 | Size: 13 MB | Extension: pdf   Now in full color for a more intuitive learning experience, this new edition of the long-selling reference also features a number of new developments in methodology and the application of enzyme kinetics.Starting with a description of ligand binding equilibria, the experienced author goes on to discuss simple and complex enzyme reactions in kinetic terms. Special cases such as membrane-bound and immobilized enzymes are considered, as is the influence of external conditions, such as temperature and pH value. The final part of the book then covers…

Neurosurgical Emergencies

Neurosurgical Emergencies

Neurosurgical Emergencies

Title: Neurosurgical Emergencies | Author(s): Christopher Loftus | Publisher: Thieme/AANS | Year: 2017 | Edition: 3 | Language: English | Pages : 420 | ISBN: 1626233330, 9781626233331 | Size: 372 MB | Extension: pdf   The third edition of this acclaimed book covers frequently encountered neurosurgical emergencies, with contributions from renowned experts in their respective subspecialties. Clinical insights and easy-to-follow protocols are presented for emergencies associated with disease, infection, and trauma – and complications such as status epilepticus and acute shunt malfunction. Injury classification, evaluation, clinical presentation, imaging, surgical indications, approaches, and prognosis are presented for each condition. Concise, evidence-based…

Flow Diversion of Cerebral Aneurysms

Flow Diversion of Cerebral Aneurysms

Flow Diversion of Cerebral Aneurysms

Title: Flow Diversion of Cerebral Aneurysms | Author(s): Min S. Park, Philipp Taussky, Felipe C. Albuquerque, Cameron G. McDougall | Publisher: Thieme | Year: 2017 | Edition: 1 | Language: English | Pages : 176 | ISBN: 1626237778, 9781626237773 | Size: 135 MB | Extension: pdf   From detachable balloons and GDC coils to the recent advent of flow diversion, practitioners of have endovascular neurosurgery been fortunate to work in an era of rapid and exciting advances. The first commercially available flow diverter in the U.S. was approved specifically for a small subset of cerebral aneurysms. Recent experience has demonstrated its utility in treating challenging or otherwise untreatable aneurysms, safely and efficaciously. The design of these devices requires…