By Richard Dawkins,Sebastian Vogel
Richard Dawkins ist nicht nur ein herausragender Naturwissenschaftler, er ist auch ein begnadeter Erzähler. Anhand seines weitverzweigten Familienstammbaums erklärt er die Vererbungslehre, und die Entwicklung der Theorie des egoistischen Gens wird bei ihm zum Wissenschaftsthriller. Wenn er beschreibt, wie er vom Gläubigen zum Atheisten wurde, versteht guy, welche Rolle faith für den Menschen spielt. Großer Erkenntnisgewinn wird
By Silke Rickert-Sperling,Robert G. Kelly,David J. Driscoll
This ebook offers finished insights into congenital middle affliction from embryonic improvement via to medical gains, together with human genetics and our present wisdom of the underlying molecular pathways. it truly is divided into 3 components: an creation to the advance of the center and its vessels, an summary of the molecular pathways affecting the improvement of varied cardiovascular buildings, and a chief part concentrating on the differing kinds of structural and nonstructural congenital middle illnesses, together with their medical gains, underlying genetic adjustments and comparable animal types and pathways. Taken jointly those chapters, that have been written by means of and for clinicians and researchers, offer an built-in and state of the art source for all those that are looking to examine extra approximately either the scientific features and the genetic and molecular foundation of congenital middle disease.
By Stefan P. Hoppler,Randall T. Moon
• A definitive resource of knowledge on Wnt signaling and its position in improvement and disorder, written by way of leaders within the field.
• Explores the position of Wnt signaling in continual illness similar to cancer, colorectal melanoma, dementia, and psychiatric diseases
• Reviews the complicated approaches of sign integration and regulation
• Features extensive dialogue of Wnt signaling biology in addition to special dialogue of the pathway’s function in illnesses and power medical applications.
By Laurence A. Cole
Biology of existence: Biochemistry, body structure and Philosophy presents foundational insurance of the sector of biochemistry for a distinct attitude to the conventional biochemistry textual content by means of concentrating on human biochemistry and incorporating similar components of evolution to aid additional contextualize this dynamic house. This special approach comprises sections on early human improvement, what constitutes human lifestyles, and what makes it distinctive.
Additional assurance at the alterations among the biochemistry of prokaryotes and eukaryotes can also be integrated. the heart of existence in prokaryotes is taken into account to be photosynthesis and sugar iteration, whereas the heart of existence in eukaryotes is sugar use and oxidative phosphorylation. This distinctive reference will tell really good biochemistry classes and researchers of their knowing of the function biochemistry has in human life.
- Contextualizes the sector of biochemistry and its position in human life
- Includes committed sections on human replica and human mind development
- Provides huge assurance on biochemical energetics, oxidative phosphorylation, photosynthesis, and carbon monoxide-acetate pathways
By Kwang W. Jeon,Jonathan Jarvik
By Juan J. Tarin,Antonio Cano
By Ariel Ruiz i Altaba
Hedgehog-GLI Signaling in Human affliction represents the 1st compilation of up to date reports by means of top-level scientists during this vital box of analysis. The chapters conceal a large spectrum of comparable pursuits, from the molecular bases of morphogen functionality, to human genetics to melanoma examine. the purpose of the booklet is to disseminate details in this interesting box, to permit scholars, scientists and the general public more often than not to realize entry present details from examine leaders and to supply a booklet that encompasses diversified features of study exhibiting the fusion of uncomplicated examine in version structures and medication. it is a well timed primer on how a method of mobile communique, Hedgehog-GLI signaling, performs a serious position in human ailment and hence presents the historical past for the improvement of novel and rational cures.
By James Nation,Irina Trofimova,John D. Rand,William Sulis
By James Wilberding
Forms, Souls, and Embryos?allows readers coming from assorted backgrounds to understand the intensity and originality with which the Neoplatonists engaged with and spoke back to a couple of philosophical questions significant to human replica, together with: what's the causal rationalization of the embryo’s formation? How and to what quantity are Platonic varieties concerned? ?In what feel is a fetus ‘alive,’?and whilst does it turn into a human being??? the place does the embryo’s soul come from, and the way is it hooked up to its body??This is the 1st full-length learn in English of this attention-grabbing topic, and is a must-read for somebody drawn to Neoplatonism or the heritage of ?medicine and embryology.
By Robert G. Bednarik