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Elsevier's Life Science collection helps researchers get comprehensive coverage and up-to-date information on the study of living organisms, their processes, and interrelationships, spanning disciplines like biology, genetics, and biochemistry, and addressing emerging trends such as genomics, biotechnology, and sustainability, essential for advancing knowledge and driving innovation in the field.

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Biotechnology

  • 3rd Edition
  • January 31, 2025
  • David P. Clark + 3 more
  • English
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Biotechnology: The Technological Applications of Genetics and Genomics, Third Edition, approaches modern biotechnology from a molecular basis, discussing how the fields of genetics, molecular biology, microbiology, and biochemistry are merging their respective discoveries into the expanding applied field of biotechnology. Each chapter starts with basic concepts that develop into more specific and detailed applications, providing readers with a good image of possibilities and current limitations in the field and future research directions.This new edition has been fully revised and updated to include research advances, and has new chapters on artificial intelligence, genome editing, precision and personalized medicine, and more. This book is an invaluable resource to anyone interested in understanding what molecular biotechnology is as a scientific discipline, how research in this area is conducted, and how this technology may impact the future.

Cell Migration in Development

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 163
  • January 15, 2025
  • Roberto Mayor
  • English
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Cell Migration in Development, Volume 163 highlights new advances in the field, with chapters written by an international board of authors who update on high-profile topics such as. Single-cell migration in development - lessons from germ-cells, Lipid/membrane regulation during cell migration and invasion, Remodeling of the extracellular matrix and cell-matrix adhesion during collective cell migration, From cessation of neural crest migration to onset of gangliogenesis, Collective migration in confined spaces: the case of trunk neural crest, From single to collective: the mechanisms underlying cell migration in early development, Direct and indirect roles of Nodal signaling in developmental cell migration.

Immuno-oncology and immunotherapy Part B

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 191
  • January 15, 2025
  • Lorenzo Galluzzi + 2 more
  • English
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Methods in Cell Biology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors.

Fundamentals of Biosensors in Healthcare

  • 1st Edition
  • January 13, 2025
  • Md Saquib Hasnain + 2 more
  • English
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Fundamentals of Biosensors in Healthcare: Volume 1 provides comprehensive coverage on the fundamentals and delves into the diverse types of biosensors used in healthcare.This first of three volumes covers biosensors in healthcare and explains the history, classifications, and fundamentals of biosensing. The book delves into current research and the development of biosensors. It also explores and details the distinct types of biosensors and their application in healthcare. Combined with the Volume 2, Materials and Components of Biosensors in Healthcare, and Volume 3, Applications of Biosensors in Healthcare, the volumes provide a holistic reference source suitable for researchers, graduate students, postgraduates, and industry professionals involved in biosensing, biosensors, and biomedical applications.

ADARs

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 710
  • January 10, 2025
  • Peter Beal + 1 more
  • English
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Revolutionizing Medical Systems using Artificial Intelligence

  • 1st Edition
  • January 10, 2025
  • ASHISH KUMAR + 1 more
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“Revolutionizing Medical Systems using Artificial Intelligence “ provides an overview of various machine learning and deep learning techniques addressing the needs of the patient and providing medical aid at an early stage of the disease. The book reviews, analyzes, and compare the different methodologies utilized for the prediction and detection of several diseases. In addition, also explores the possibility of deployment of these advancements in medical systems from paper to practice. With the advent of technology, tele consultation, tele medicine, mobile health care it is now possible to provide the continuous monitoring of health of the user even in case of pandemic outbreak. This title emphasizes to fulfill thisneed of connected healthcare systems. In 15 chapters “Revolutionizing Medical Systems using Artificial Intelligence” introduces the reader to Artificial Intelligence in medical systems, provides insight into the role of Artificial Intelligence in the prognosis, diagnosis and analysis of several diseases and describes the paradigm shift from From traditional to smart healthcare. This book is a valuable resource for health professionals, scientists and researchers, health practitioners, students, and all those who wish to broaden their knowledge in the challenging field of artificial intelligence in medical systems and diseases.

Pathology of Laboratory Swine

  • 1st Edition
  • January 6, 2025
  • Kris Helke + 3 more
  • English
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Pathology of Laboratory Swine is a comprehensive text describing the spontaneous pathology seen in common laboratory pig strains. As the first book collating information on all organ systems in these strains, this resource will serve as a “go to” text for all pathologists working on laboratory pigs in safety assessment studies and for veterinary pathologists who need a diagnostic tool to rule out spontaneous, non-clinical disease pathology when assigning cause of death to these animals which are also kept as domestic pets.

Introduction to Biomedical Engineering

  • 4th Edition
  • January 1, 2025
  • John Enderle + 1 more
  • English
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Introduction to Biomedical Engineering, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive survey text for biomedical engineering courses. It is the most widely adopted text across the BME course spectrum, valued by instructors and students alike for its authority, clarity and encyclopedic coverage in a single volume. Biomedical engineers need to understand the wide range of topics that are covered in this text, including basic mathematical modeling, anatomy and physiology, electrical engineering, signal processing and instrumentation, biomechanics, biomaterials science, tissue engineering and medical and engineering ethics. The authors tackle these core topics at a level appropriate for senior undergraduate students and graduate students who are either majoring in BME or studying it as a combined course with a related engineering, biology or life science, or medical/pre-medical course.

Translational Cardiology

  • 1st Edition
  • January 1, 2025
  • Adam E.M. Eltorai + 5 more
  • English
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Translational Cardiology provides a cardiology-specific instructional guide to translational medical research that will serve as a practical, step-by-step roadmap for taking a biomedical device, potential therapeutic agent, or research question from idea through demonstrated clinical benefit. Fundamentally, the volume aims to help bridge the gap between current research and practice. Written by a team of expert medical, biomedical engineering, and clinical research experts in cardiology, this book provides a clear process for understanding, designing, executing, and analyzing clinical and translational research.

Building a Space-Faring Civilization

  • 1st Edition
  • January 1, 2025
  • Marianne Legato J + 1 more
  • English
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Building a Space-Faring Civilization: Advancing the Renaissance of Science, Medicine and Human Performance in Civilian Spaceflight explores an exponentially expanding, unique new trajectory for humankind—spaceflight. The book provides state-of-the-art information on how to select the most qualified humans to undergo space travel, while also considering how human physiology might be modified genetically and/or epigenetically to adapt individuals to live and perform various tasks in extraterrestrial environments. This is a novel source of current biomedical, technical, legal, and social implications/issues/data associated with our exploration of space.The challenges are enormous and are highlighted in the book, including ethical issues that involve intellectual property, geographical subdivision of extraterrestrial bodies, our approach to other and diverse life forms. These are only some of the important topics anyone in the field will find crucial for study and advancing science, medicine, and human performance in civilian spaceflight.