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Published September, 2006
By Julie D. Huang
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Nutrition is a 3-part process. First, food or drink is consumed. Second, the body breaks down the food or drink into nutrients. Third, the nutrients travel through the bloodstream to different parts of the body where they are used as 'fuel' and for many other purposes. This book examines research in this field.

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Published August, 2006
By Janet V. Engels
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Birth defects are defined as abnormalities of structure, function, or body metabolism that are present at birth. These abnormalities lead to mental or physical disabilities. There are more than 4,000 different known birth defects and they are the leading cause of death in the first year of life. This book presents research in this field.

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Published July, 2006
By Alexendre Lucas
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Pain is an emotion experienced in the brain, it is not like touch, taste, sight, smell or hearing. It is categorised into Acute Pain less than twelve weeks duration and Chronic Pain if over twelve weeks. This book examines research into the causes, symptoms and treatments of pain.

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Published June, 2006
By Teimuraz Lezhava
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Presents a comprehensive review of the morphology and function of chromosomes in elderly people. This book focuses on heterochromatinisation as a key determinant of the genetic apparatus function during senescence and an area to seek life-prolonging interventions. It illustrates the progress in the field of cytogenetics of ageing.

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Published May, 2006
By Corey R. Woods
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a chemical found primarily in the nucleus of cells. DNA is a long, spiralling molecule that orchestrates the cell's daily operations and provides the genetic blueprint for the physical characteristics of all living organisms. This book presents leading-edge research in this dynamic field.

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Published April, 2006
By Nathan Elliot
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Cancer vaccines are intended either to treat existing cancers (therapeutic vaccines) or to prevent the development of cancer (prophylactic vaccines). Both types of vaccines have the potential to reduce the burden of cancer. This book presents research in this field.

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Published April, 2006
By Grace W. Redberry
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Gene silencing is a general term describing epigenetic processes of gene regulation. The term gene silencing is generally used to describe the 'switching off' of a gene by a mechanism other than genetic mutation. Genes are regulated at either the transcriptional or post-transcriptional level. This book presents the research in this field.

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Published January, 2006
By M.A. Kramer
Publisher: Nova Biomedical
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Cholesterol is an important part of a healthy body. But a high level of cholesterol in the blood - hypercholesterolemia - is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease. Cholesterol and other fats can't dissolve in the blood. They have to be transported to and from the cells by special carriers called lipoproteins.

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