Biology books and ebooks added August 2016

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Springer ebooks: Supplementary materials released with the print books (CD-ROMs, for example) are made available to the purchasers of the ebooks at Because I get these lists from compilations at Springer, there are always newer books available (which I will post next month). If you are looking for a book from Springer or a Springer-related publisher, it never hurts to search at”Book”.

Advanced Methods in Structural Biology Toshiya Senda, Katsumi Maenaka Springer Protocols Handbooks Springer ebooks
Advances in Applied Microbiology, v.96 Science Direct
Advances in Genetics, v.95: Genetics, Genomics and Phenomics of Fish Science Direct
Advances in Insect Physiology, v.51: Progress in Mosquito Research Science Direct
Advances in Marine Biology, v.74 Science Direct
Advances in Protein Chemistry and Structural Biology, v.105: Insights into Enzyme Mechanisms and Functions from Experimental and Computational Methods Science Direct
Amaranthus: A Promising Crop of Future Saubhik Das Springer ebooks
Analysis of Post-Translational Modifications and Proteolysis in Neuroscience Jennifer Elizabeth Grant, Hong Li Neuromethods 114 Springer ebooks
Antibiotic Resistance: Mechanisms and New Antimicrobial Approaches Edited by:Kateryna Kon and Mahendra Rai Science Direct
Aquatic Microbial Ecology and Biogeochemistry: A Dual Perspective Patricia M. Glibert, Todd M. Kana Springer ebooks
Basics of molecular recognition / Dipankar Chatterji. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2016] paper book
Biochemistry of Collagens, Laminins and Elastin: Structure, Function and Biomarkers Morten A. Karsdal, Diana J. Leeming, Kim Henriksen, Anne-Christine Bay-Jensen Science Direct
Biology of Life: Biochemistry, Physiology and Philosophy Laurence A. Cole Science Direct
Bioluminescence 3rd ed. 2016 Sung Bae Kim Methods in Molecular Biology 1461 Springer ebooks
Biomedical Research: An Insider’s Guide Seward B. Rutkove Springer ebooks
Bioreactors in Stem Cell Biology Kursad Turksen Methods in Molecular Biology 1502 Springer ebooks
Bioresource and Stress Management Ratikanta Maiti, Aruna Kumari, Ashok Kumar Thakur, Narayan Chandra Sarkar Springer ebooks
Biostatistics and Computer-based Analysis of Health Data using R Lalanne Christophe and Mounir Mesbah Science Direct
Biotechnology of Microbial Enzymes: Production, Biocatalysis and Industrial Applications Goutam Brahmachari, Arnold L. Demain and Jose L. Adrio Science Direct
Capillary Electrophoresis of Proteins and Peptides Nguyet Thuy Tran, Myriam Taverna Methods in Molecular Biology 1466 Springer ebooks
Cardiovascular System, Red Blood Cells, and Oxygen Transport in Microgravity Hanns-Christian Gunga, Victoria Weller von Ahlefeld, Hans-Joachim Appell Coriolano, Andreas Werner, Uwe Hoffmann SpringerBriefs in Space Life Sciences Springer ebooks
Cause and Correlation in Biology: A User’s Guide to Path Analysis, Structural Equations and Causal Inference with R By Bill Shipley Cambridge ebooks
Chitosan Based Nanomaterials in Plant Growth and Protection Vinod Saharan, Ajay Pal SpringerBriefs in Plant Science Springer ebooks
Chromatin Signaling and Diseases Edited by:Olivier Binda and Martin Ernesto Fernandez-Zapico Science Direct
Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM) in Bangladesh Tapan Kumar Nath, Mohammed Jashimuddin, Makoto Inoue World Forests 22 Springer ebooks
Comparative Physiology of the Vertebrate Kidney 2nd ed. 2016 William H. Dantzler Springer ebooks
Compression Garments in Sports: Athletic Performance and Recovery Florian Engel, Billy Sperlich Springer ebooks
Conquering RAS: From Biology to Cancer Therapy Asfar Azmi Science Direct
Conservation Behavior: Applying Behavioral Ecology to Wildlife Conservation and Management Edited by Oded Berger-Tal, David Saltz Cambridge ebooks
Costa Rican ecosystems / edited by Maarten Kappelle. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, [2016] paper book
Current Topics in Membranes, v.78: Na Channels from Phyla to Function Science Direct
Deciphering Chemical Language of Plant Communication James D. Blande, Robert Glinwood Signaling and Communication in Plants Springer ebooks
Dental Stem Cells: Regenerative Potential Barbara Zavan, Eriberto Bressan Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine Springer ebooks
Diabetes Mellitus in 21st Century Saikat Sen, Raja Chakraborty, Biplab De Springer ebooks
Divergence with genetic exchange / Michael L. Arnold. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016. paper book
Early Nutrition and Lifestyle Factors: Effects on First Trimester Placenta Asim K. Duttaroy, Sanjay Basak Springer ebooks
Enteric Nervous System: 30 Years Later Stuart Brierley, Marcello Costa Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 891 Springer ebooks
Enzymes, v.39, 2016 / edited by Paul D. Boyer. New York : Academic Press, 2016 paper book
Ethnoprimatology: Primate Conservation in the 21st Century Michel T. Waller Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects Springer ebooks
Freshwater Crustacean Zooplankton of Europe Leszek A. Bledzki, Jan Igor Rybak Springer ebooks
G Protein-Coupled Receptor Kinases Vsevolod V. Gurevich, Eugenia V. Gurevich, John J.G. Tesmer Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology Springer ebooks
Gene-Environment Interactions in Psychiatry: Nature, Nurture, Neuroscience Bart Ellenbroek and Jiun Youn Science Direct
Genomics in Aquaculture Edited by:Simon A. MacKenzie and Sissel Jentoft Science Direct
How Science Works: Evolution 2nd ed. 2016 John Ellis Springer ebooks
How to Write a Competitive R01 Grant Sudhansu K. Dey, Katie Gerhardt Springer ebooks
Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Ralph A. Tripp, Patricia A. Jorquera Methods in Molecular Biology 1442 Springer ebooks
In the company of microbes : ten years of Small Things Considered / edited by Elio Schaechter artwork by Judith Schaechter. Washington, DC : ASM Press, [2016] paper book
Infectious Diseases, 4th ed Jonathan Cohen, William G Powderly and Steven M. Opal Science Direct
Inflammasome Signaling and Bacterial Infections Steffen Backert Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 397 Springer ebooks
Inflammation and Metastasis Yoshiro Maru Springer ebooks
International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology, v.326 Science Direct
International Review of Neurobiology, v.129: Imaging the Addicted Brain Science Direct
Introduction to modern virology / N. J. Dimmock, A. J. Easton, K. N. Leppard, School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry. Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, 2016. paper book
Introduction to Nonparametric Statistics for the Biological Sciences Using R Thomas W. MacFarland, Jan M. Yates Springer ebooks
Introduction to Statistics with Python With Applications in the Life Sciences Thomas Haslwanter Statistics and Computing Springer ebooks
Invasion Genetics: The Baker and Stebbins Legacy: The Baker and Stebbins Legacy Editor(s): Spencer C. H. Barrett, Robert I. Colautti, Katrina M. Dlugosch, Loren H. Rieseberg Wiley ebooks
JIMD Reports, Volume 28 Eva Morava, Matthias Baumgartner, Marc Patterson, Shamima Rahman, Johannes Zschocke, Verena Peters Springer ebooks
Long and Short Non-coding RNAs in Cancer Biology Erwei Song Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 927 Springer ebooks
Long-term ecological research : changing the nature of scientists / edited by Michael R. Willig and Lawrence R. Walker. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016] paper book
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Degenerative Brain Diseases Gülin Öz Contemporary Clinical Neuroscience Springer ebooks
Making sense : a student’s guide to research and writing : life sciences / Margot Northey, Patrick von Aderkas. Making sense series. Don Mills, Ontario : Oxford University Press, [2015] paper book
Mammal societies / Tim Clutton-Brock. Chichester, West Sussex Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2016. paper book
Marine Genomics Sarah J. Bourlat Methods in Molecular Biology 1452 Springer ebooks
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells: Translational Pathways to Clinical Adoption Edited by:Sowmya Viswanathan and Peiman Hematti Science Direct
Metabolic Engineering for Bioprocess Commercialization Stephen Van Dien Springer ebooks
Methods in Enzymology, v.577 & 578: Computational Approaches for Studying Enzyme Mechanism Part A and B Science Direct
Methods in Enzymology, v.579: The Resolution Revolution: Recent Advances In cryoEM Science Direct
Methods in Enzymology, v.580: Peptide, Protein and Enzyme Design Edited by Vincent L. Pecoraro Science Direct
Microbiology of Respiratory System Infections Edited by:Kateryna Kon and Mahendra Rai Clinical Microbiology: Diagnosis, Treatments and Prophylaxis of Infections, v.1 Science Direct
Modified Nucleic Acids in Biology and Medicine Stefan Jurga, Volker A. Erdmann (Deceased), Jan Barciszewski RNA Technologies Springer ebooks
Multiple Biological Sequence Alignment: Scoring Functions, Algorithms and Applications Ken Nguyen, Xuan Guo, Yi Pan Wiley ebooks
Multipotent Stem Cells of the Hair Follicle Robert M Hoffman Methods in Molecular Biology 1453 Springer ebooks
Nanomaterials for Security Janez Bon?a, Sergei Kruchinin NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology Springer ebooks
Natural selection and genetic drift / Joshua Richardson, editor. Genetics–research and issues New York : Nova Publishers, [2016] paper book
Neurobiology of Schizophrenia Edited by:Ted Abel and Thomas Nickl-Jockschat Science Direct
Neuroimaging, pt.1 & 2 Edited by Joseph C. Masdeu and R. Gilberto González Handbook of Clinical Neurology, v.135-136 Science Direct
Neurotoxin Modeling of Brain Disorders — Life-long Outcomes in Behavioral Teratology Richard M. Kostrzewa, Trevor Archer Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences 29 Springer ebooks
Non-coding RNAs and Inter-kingdom Communication Ana Lúcia Leitão, Francisco J. Enguita Springer ebooks
Nonlinear Dynamics in Biological Systems Jorge Carballido-Landeira, Bruno Escribano SEMA SIMAI Springer Series 7 Springer ebooks
Non-Viral Gene Delivery Vectors Gabriele Candiani Methods in Molecular Biology 1445 Springer ebooks
On the Perception of Dynamic Emotional Expressions: A Cross-cultural Comparison Maria Teresa Riviello, Anna Esposito SpringerBriefs in Cognitive Computation 6 Springer ebooks
Physiology Question-Based Learning: Neurophysiology, Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Systems Hwee Ming Cheng Springer ebooks
Plant Proteostasis L. Maria Lois, Rune Matthiesen Methods in Molecular Biology 1450 Springer ebooks
Procedures to Investigate Waterborne Illness 3rd ed. 2016 International Association for Food Protection Springer ebooks
Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science, v.142: Host-Microbe Interactions Science Direct
Rasputin Effect: When Commensals and Symbionts Become Parasitic Christon J. Hurst Advances in Environmental Microbiology 3 Springer ebooks
Seeds : a natural history / Carolyn Fry. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016. paper book
Social Evolution and Inclusive Fitness Theory: An Introduction James A. R. Marshall JSTOR ebooks
State of the World: Can a City Be Sustainable? Worldwatch Institute State of the World Springer ebooks
Stem Cell Manufacturing Edited by:Joaquim M. S. Cabral, Cláudia Lobato de Silva, Lucas G. Chase and Maria Margarida Diogo Science Direct
Stem Cells in Neuroendocrinology [open access] Donald Pfaff, Yves Christen Research and Perspectives in Endocrine Interactions Springer ebooks
Subalternity vs. Hegemony, Cuba’s Outstanding Achievements in Science and Biotechnology, 1959-2014 Angelo Baracca, Rosella Franconi SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology Springer ebooks
Teaching evolution in a creation nation / Adam Laats and Harvey Siegel. History and philosophy of education 1. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016. paper book
Transmission Electron Microscopy Methods for Understanding the Brain Elisabeth J. Van Bockstaele Neuromethods 115 Springer ebooks
Trends in Breast Cancer Prevention Jose Russo Springer ebooks
True Truffle (Tuber spp.) in the World Alessandra Zambonelli, Mirco Iotti, Claude Murat Soil Biology 47 Springer ebooks
Vascular Ion Channels in Physiology and Disease Irena Levitan, PhD, Alex M. Dopico, MD, PhD Springer ebooks
Wilms’ Tumor (WT1) Gene Nicholas Hastie Methods in Molecular Biology 1467 Springer ebooks
Zebrafish 2nd ed. 2016 Koichi Kawakami, E. Elizabeth Pattons, Michael Orger Methods in Molecular Biology 1451 Springer ebooks

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