Biology books and ebooks added July 2016

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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”.

Acetic Acid Bacteria: Ecology and Physiology Kazunobu Matsushita, Hirohide Toyama, Naoto Tonouchi, Akiko Okamoto-Kainuma Springer ebooks
Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health, v.2 Gianfranco Donelli Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 901 Springer ebooks
Agarwood: Science Behind the Fragrance ROZI MOHAMED Tropical Forestry Springer ebooks
Alien Species and Insect Conservation Tim R. New Springer ebooks
Aquatic Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Services Shin-ichi Nakano, Tetsukazu Yahara, Tohru Nakashizuka Ecological Research Monographs Springer ebooks
Auditory and Vestibular Research, 2nd ed Bernd Sokolowski Methods in Molecular Biology™ 1427 Springer ebooks
Bacterial Cell Wall Homeostasis Hee-Jeon Hong Methods in Molecular Biology 1440 Springer ebooks
Bat Bioacoustics M. Brock Fenton, Alan D Grinnell, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay Springer Handbook of Auditory Research 54 Springer ebooks
Bioformulations: for Sustainable Agriculture Naveen Kumar Arora, Samina Mehnaz, Raffaella Balestrini Springer ebooks
Biological Invasions in Changing Ecosystems: Vectors, Ecological Impacts, Management and Predictions [open access] Ed. by Canning-Clode, João. deGruyter ebook
Biological Nitrogen Fixation and Beneficial Plant-Microbe Interaction Fernando González-Andrés, Euan James Springer ebooks
Breeding in a World of Scarcity: Proceedings of the 2015 Meeting of the Section “Forage Crops and Amenity Grasses” of Eucarpia Isabel Roldán-Ruiz, Joost Baert, Dirk Reheul Springer ebooks
Cadherin Superfamily: Key Regulators of Animal Development and Physiology Shintaro T. Suzuki, Shinji Hirano Springer ebooks
Campylobacter spp. and Related Organisms in Poultry: Pathogen-Host Interactions, Diagnosis and Epidemiology Belchiolina Beatriz Fonseca, Heriberto Fernandez, Daise Aparecida Rossi Springer ebooks
Cardiomyocytes – Active Players in Cardiac Disease Klaus-Dieter Schlüter Springer ebooks
Chemotaxis, 2nd ed Tian Jin, Dale Hereld Methods in Molecular Biology™ 1407 Springer ebooks
Chromosome Architecture Mark C. Leake Methods in Molecular Biology 1431 Springer ebooks
Computer-Aided Drug Discovery Wei Zhang Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology Springer ebooks
Cytochrome Complexes: Evolution, Structures, Energy Transduction, and Signaling William A. Cramer, Toivo Kallas Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration 41 Springer ebooks
Dental Stem Cells Fikrettin Şahin, Ayşegül Doğan, Selami Demirci. Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine Springer ebooks
DNA Repair in Cancer Therapy: Molecular Targets and Clinical Applications, 2nd ed Edited by:Mark R. Kelley and Melissa L. Fishel Science Direct
Echinacea: Herbal Medicine with a Wild History Kelly Kindscher Springer ebooks
Electrophysiology: Basics, Modern Approaches and Applications Jürgen Rettinger, Silvia Schwarz, Wolfgang Schwarz Springer ebooks
Epigenetics and Neuroendocrinology Dietmar Spengler, Elisabeth Binder Epigenetics and Human Health Springer ebooks
Evolution of the Immune System: Conservation and Diversification Edited by:Davide Malagoli Science Direct
Evolutionary dynamics : the mathematics of genes and traits / Hugo van den Berg. IOP expanding physics. Bristol, UK : IOP Pub., c2015. paper book
Experimental Neurosurgery in Animal Models Miroslaw Janowski Neuromethods 116 Springer ebooks
Fetal and Neonatal Physiology, 5th ed Richard A. Polin, Steven H. Abman, David Rowitch and William E. Benitz Science Direct
Field Guidelines for Genetic Experimental Designs in High-Throughput Sequencing Ana M. Aransay, José Luis Lavín Trueba Springer ebooks
Forensic DNA Typing Protocols, 2nd ed William Goodwin Methods in Molecular Biology™ 1420 Springer ebooks
From Human Attention to Computational Attention Matei Mancas, Vincent P. Ferrera, Nicolas Riche, John G. Taylor Springer Series in Cognitive and Neural Systems 10 Springer ebooks
High Throughput Screening, 3rd ed William P. Janzen Methods in Molecular Biology 1439 Springer ebooks
Host – Pathogen Interaction: Microbial Metabolism, Pathogenicity and Antiinfectives Editor(s): Gottfried Unden, Eckhard Thines, Anja Schüffler Wiley ebooks
Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols: Synthetic and Systems Biology – Tools Terry J. McGenity, Kenneth N. Timmis, Balbina Nogales Springer Protocols Handbooks Springer ebooks
Hypoxia: Translation in Progress Robert C. Roach, Peter H. Hackett, Peter D. Wagner Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 903 Springer ebooks
Immunopharmacology, 2nd ed Manzoor M Khan Springer ebooks
In Silico Methods for Predicting Drug Toxicity Emilio Benfenati Methods in Molecular Biology 1425 Springer ebooks
In Vivo Fluorescence Imaging Mingfeng Bai Methods in Molecular Biology 1444 Springer ebooks
Infiltration Measurements for Soil Hydraulic Characterization Rafael Angulo-Jaramillo, Vincenzo Bagarello, Massimo Iovino, Laurent Lassabatere Springer ebooks
Insect Hearing Gerald S. Pollack, Andrew C. Mason, Arthur N Popper, Richard R. Fay Springer Handbook of Auditory Research 55 Springer ebooks
Introduction to Biological Membranes: Composition, Structure and Function, 2nd ed William Stillwell Science Direct
Ion Channels in Health and Disease Edited by:Geoffrey S. Pitt Science Direct
Landmark Experiments in Molecular Biology Michael Fry Science Direct
Lentiviral Vectors and Exosomes as Gene and Protein Delivery Tools Maurizio Federico Methods in Molecular Biology 1448 Springer ebooks
Machine Learning for Microbial Phenotype Prediction Roman Feldbauer BestMasters Springer ebooks
Marine Microbiome: An Untapped Source of Biodiversity and Biotechnological Potential Lucas J. Stal, Mariana Silvia Cretoiu Springer ebooks
Mechanisms of Gene Regulation, 2nd ed Carsten Carlberg, Ferdinand Molnár Springer ebooks
Medical and Health Genomics Edited by:Dhavendra Kumar and Stylianos Antonarakis Science Direct
Medical Epigenetics Edited by:Trygve Tollefsbol Science Direct
Methods in Cell Biology, v.136: Septins Edited by Amy S. Gladfelter Science Direct
Methods in Enzymology, v.573&574: Enzymes of Epigenetics, Part A & B Edited by Ronen Marmorstein Science Direct
Methods in Enzymology, v.575: Synthetic Biology and Metabolic Engineering in Plants and Microbes Part A: Metabolism in Microbes Edited by Sarah E. O’Connor Science Direct
Microbial Resources for Sustainable Energy Basanta Kumara Behera, Ajit Varma Springer ebooks
Models of Calcium Signalling Geneviève Dupont, Martin Falcke, Vivien Kirk, James Sneyd Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics 43 Springer ebooks
Molecular Genetics of Asthma María Isidoro-García Methods in Molecular Biology 1434 Springer ebooks
Molecular Mechanisms of Cell Differentiation in Gonad Development Rafal P. Piprek Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation 58 Springer ebooks
Molecular Targets and Strategies in Cancer Prevention Malay Chatterjee Springer ebooks
Multimodal Oscillation-based Connectivity Theory Satu Palva Springer ebooks
Nanoscale Materials in Targeted Drug Delivery, Theragnosis and Tissue Regeneration Sudesh Kumar Yadav Springer ebooks
Neuroethology of Predation and Escape Author(s): Keith T. Sillar, Laurence D. Picton, William J. Heitler Wiley ebooks
Not so different : finding human nature in animals / Nathan H. Lents. New York : Columbia University Press, [2016] paper book
Nutrigenomics Carsten Carlberg, Stine Marie Ulven, Ferdinand Molnár Springer ebooks
Phosphorus in Agriculture: 100 % Zero Ewald Schnug, Luit J. De Kok Springer ebooks
Plant Growth Promoting Actinobacteria Gopalakrishnan Subramaniam, Sathya Arumugam, Vijayabharathi Rajendran Springer ebooks
Plant Hormones under Challenging Environmental Factors: A New Avenue for Enhancing the Productivity and Soil Fertility of Grain Legumes Golam Jalal Ahammed, Jing-Quan Yu Springer ebooks
Plant, Soil and Microbes, Volume 2: Mechanisms and Molecular Interactions Khalid Rehman Hakeem, Mohd Sayeed Akhtar Springer ebooks
Positive Neuroscience Joshua D. Greene, India Morrison, and Martin E. P. Seligman Oxford Scholarship Online
Potassium Solubilizing Microorganisms for Sustainable Agriculture Vijay Singh Meena, Bihari Ram Maurya, Jay Prakash Verma, Ram Swaroop Meena Springer ebooks
Principles of Noology: Toward a Theory and Science of Intelligence Seng-Beng Ho Socio-Affective Computing 3 Springer ebooks
Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science, v.141 Science Direct
Prospect in Pediatric Diseases Medicine Mieczyslaw Pokorski Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 912 Springer ebooks
Provisional Bibliography of Atlases, Floras and Faunas of European Cities: 1600–2014 John G. Kelcey Springer ebooks
Pseudomonas: Molecular and Applied Biology Rachhpal S. Kahlon Springer ebooks
Regenerative Medicine – from Protocol to Patient: 4. Regenerative Therapies I, 3rd ed Gustav Steinhoff Springer ebooks
Regenerative Medicine – from Protocol to Patient: 5. Regenerative Therapies II, 3rd ed Gustav Steinhoff Springer ebooks
RNA Processing: Disease and Genome-wide Probing Gene W. Yeo Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 907 Springer ebooks
Sabkha Ecosystems Volume V: The Americas M. Ajmal Khan, Benno Boër, Münir Ȫzturk, Miguel Clüsener-Godt, Bilquees Gul, Siegmar-W. Breckle. Tasks for Vegetation Science 48 Springer ebooks
Science Makes the World Go Round: Successful Scientific Knowledge Transfer for the Environment Michael Böcher, Max Krott Springer ebooks
Sociality in Bats Jorge Ortega Springer ebooks
Somatic Embryogenesis: Fundamental Aspects and Applications Víctor M Loyola-Vargas, Neftalí Ochoa-Alejo Springer ebooks
Stable Isotopes to Trace Migratory Birds and to Identify Harmful Diseases [open access] G.J. Viljoen, A.G. Luckins, I. Naletoski Springer ebooks
Synthetic Biology: A Sociology of Changing Practices Andrew S. Balmer, Katie Bulpin, Susan Molyneux-Hodgson Springer ebooks
Synthetic Immunology Takeshi Watanabe, Yousuke Takahama Springer ebooks
Systematic Changes in Body Image Following Formation of Phantom Limbs Nobuyuki Inui SpringerBriefs in Biology Springer ebooks
Textbook of Neuroanatomy, 2nd ed by Patestas, Maria A.; Gartner, Leslie P. Wiley ebrary ebooks
Trace Amines and Neurological Disorders: Potential Mechanisms and Risk Factors Edited by:Tahira Farooqui and Akhlaq A. Farooqui Science Direct
Tropical Forestry Handbook, 2nd ed Laslo Pancel, Michael Köhl Springer ebooks
Tumor Microenvironment Constantinos Koumenis, Lisa M. Coussens, Amato Giaccia, Ester Hammond Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 899 Springer ebooks
Type-1 Diabetes Kathleen M. Gillespie Methods in Molecular Biology™ 1433 Springer ebooks
Vaccine Book, 2nd ed Edited by:Barry R. Bloom and Paul-Henri Lambert Science Direct
What would animals say if we asked the right questions? / Vinciane Despret translated by Brett Buchanan foreword by Bruno Latour. Posthumanities 38. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016] paper book

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