Biology books and ebooks added May 2016

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I wanted to call attention to 2 reference ebooks from Elsevier:

Abiotic Stress Physiology of Horticultural Crops N.K. Srinivasa Rao, K.S. Shivashankara, R. H. Laxman Springer ebooks
Adaptation in metapopulations : how interaction changes evolution / Michael J. Wade. Chicago London : University of Chicago Press, 2016.;”©2016″ paper book
Advances in Ecological Research, v.54: Ecosystem Services: From Biodiversity to Society, Part 2 Science Direct
Advances in Immunology, v.131 Science Direct
Apoptosis Methods in Toxicology Perpetua M. Muganda Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology Springer ebooks
Approaches to plant evolutionary ecology / G.P. Cheplick. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015] paper book
Atlas of Histology of the Juvenile Rat Edited by:George A Parker and Catherine A. Picut Science Direct
Autophagy at the Cell, Tissue and Organismal Level Eleftherios Karanasios, Nicholas T. Ktistakis SpringerBriefs in Cell Biology Springer ebooks
Biological Effects of Metal Nanoparticles Elena Mikhailovna Egorova, Aslan Amirkhanovich Kubatiev, Vitaly Ivanovich Schvets Springer ebooks
Biotechnology of Extremophiles: Pabulo H Rampelotto Grand Challenges in Biology and Biotechnology 1 Springer ebooks
Boreal and Temperate Trees in a Changing Climate: Modelling the Ecophysiology of Seasonality Heikki Hänninen Biometeorology Springer ebooks
Cartilage: Volume 1: Physiology and Development Susanne Grässel, Attila Aszódi Springer ebooks
Case Studies in Cell Biology Edited by:Merri Lynn Casem Science Direct
Cell death techniques : a laboratory manual / edited by Ricky W. Johnstone, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, John Silke, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute. Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2015] paper book
Computational Design of Ligand Binding Proteins Barry L. Stoddard Methods in Molecular Biology 1414 Springer ebooks
Continuous Issues in Numerical Cognition: How Many Or How Much Edited by:Avishai Henik Science Direct
Current Trends in Plant Disease Diagnostics and Management Practices Pradeep Kumar, Vijai Kumar Gupta, Ajay Kumar Tiwari, Madhu Kamle Fungal Biology Springer ebooks
Current Trends in Wildlife Research Rafael Mateo, Beatriz Arroyo, Jesus T. Garcia Wildlife Research Monographs 1 Springer ebooks
Data Mining Techniques for the Life Sciences, 2nd ed Oliviero Carugo, Frank Eisenhaber Methods in Molecular Biology 1415 Springer ebooks
Decoding the language of genetics / David Botstein. Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2015] paper book
Diverse Faces of Bacillus cereus Edited by:Vincenzo Savini Science Direct
Ecology and Conservation of Mountaintop grasslands in Brazil Geraldo Wilson Fernandes Springer ebooks
Ecology of Large Herbivores in South and Southeast Asia Farshid S. Ahrestani, Mahesh Sankaran Ecological Studies 225 Springer ebooks
Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology Editor-in-Chief: Richard M. Kliman Science Direct
Ensuring National Biosecurity: Institutional Biosafety Committees Edited by:Carole R. Baskin and Alan Zelicoff Science Direct
Enzymes, v.39: DNA Replication Across Taxa Science Direct
Epigenetics and Neuroendocrinology: Clinical Focus on Psychiatry, Volume 1 Dietmar Spengler, Elisabeth Binder Epigenetics and Human Health Springer ebooks
Ethnobotany of Mexico: Interactions of People and Plants in Mesoamerica Rafael Lira, Alejandro Casas, José Blancas Ethnobiology Springer ebooks
Evolutionary Bioinformatics, 3rd ed Donald R. Forsdyke Springer ebooks
Flowering Plants. Eudicots: Aquifoliales, Boraginales, Bruniales, Dipsacales, Escalloniales, Garryales, Paracryphiales, Solanales (except Convolvulaceae), Icacinaceae, Metteniusaceae, Vahliaceae Joachim W. Kadereit, Volker Bittrich The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 14 Springer ebooks
Gene Expression Systems in Fungi: Advancements and Applications Monika Schmoll, Christoph Dattenböck Fungal Biology Springer ebooks
Genetics of Type 2 Diabetes and Related Traits: Biology, Physiology and Translation Jose C. Florez Springer ebooks
Genus Utricularia : a taxonomic monograph / Peter Taylor. Kew bulletin additional series 14. London : Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1994, ©1989. paper book
Global status of commercialized biotech/GM crops, v.51, 2015 ISAAA briefs. Ithaca, N.Y. : International Service for the Acquisition of Agribiotech Applications paper book
Handbook of Neuro-Oncology Neuroimaging (Second Edition) Edited by:Herbert B. Newton Science Direct
Hearing and Hormones Andrew H. Bass, Joseph A. Sisneros, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay Springer Handbook of Auditory Research 57 Springer ebooks
Histophilus somni: Biology, Molecular Basis of Pathogenesis, and Host Immunity Thomas J. Inzana Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 396 Springer ebooks
Humanity in a creative universe / Stuart A. Kauffman. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016. paper book
Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols: Single-Cell and Single-Molecule Methods Terry J. McGenity, Kenneth N. Timmis, Balbina Nogales Springer Protocols Handbooks Springer ebooks
Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols: Ultrastructure and Imaging Terry J. McGenity, Kenneth N. Timmis, Balbina Nogales Springer Protocols Handbooks Springer ebooks
Immunotherapy and Biomarkers in Neurodegenerative Disorders Martin Ingelsson, Lars Lannfelt Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology Springer ebooks
Integrated Water Resources Management: Concept, Research and Implementation Dietrich Borchardt, Janos J. Bogardi, Ralf B. Ibisch Springer ebooks
International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology, v.325 Science Direct
International Review of Neurobiology, v.128: Big on Bk Current Insights into the Function of Large Conductance Voltage- and Ca -Activated K Channels at the Molecular, Cellular and Systemic Levels Science Direct
Introduction to dynamical systems for biological modeling : an introduction / Fred Brauer, Christopher Kribs. Advances in applied mathematics. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2016] paper book
Introduction to EEG- and Speech-Based Emotion Recognition Priyanka A. Abhang, Bharti Gawali and Suresh Mehrotra Science Direct
Introduction to Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations Ching Shan Chou, Avner Friedman Springer Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics and Technology Springer ebooks
JIMD Reports, Volume 25 Eva Morava, Matthias Baumgartner, Marc Patterson, Shamima Rahman, Johannes Zschocke, Verena Peters Springer ebooks
JIMD Reports, Volume 26 Eva Morava, Matthias Baumgartner, Marc Patterson, Shamima Rahman, Johannes Zschocke, Verena Peters Springer ebooks
Long Non-coding RNAs in Human Disease Kevin V. Morris Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 394 Springer ebooks
Lysenko’s ghost : epigenetics and Russia / Loren Graham. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016. paper book
Mass Spectrometry: Techniques for Structural Characterization of Glycans Mike Madson Science Direct
Mediterranean Wild Edible Plants: Ethnobotany and Food Composition Tables María de Cortes Sánchez-Mata, Javier Tardío Springer ebooks
Methods in Enzymology, v.572: Visualizing RNA Dynamics in the Cell Science Direct
Microtubule Cytoskeleton: Organisation, Function and Role in Disease Jens Lüders Springer ebooks
Mitochondria and Cell Death David M. Hockenbery Cell Death in Biology and Diseases Springer ebooks
Modified Nucleic Acids Kazuhiko Nakatani, Yitzhak Tor Nucleic Acids and Molecular Biology 31 Springer ebooks
Molecular and genome evolution / Dan Graur, University of Houston. Sunderland, Massachusetts : Sinauer Associates, Inc., [2016] paper book
Molecular biology of assemblies and machines / Alasdair C. Steven, Wolfgang Baumeister, Louise N. Johnson, Richard N. Perham. New York, NY : Garland Science, Taylor & Francis Group, [2016] paper book
Naturalists, Explorers and Field Scientists in South-East Asia and Australasia Indraneil Das, Andrew Alek Tuen Topics in Biodiversity and Conservation 15 Springer ebooks
Next-generation DNA sequencing informatics / edited by Stuart M. Brown. Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2015] paper book
Orphan : the quest to save children with rare genetic disorders / Philip R. Reilly, MD, JD. Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2015] paper book
Perspectives on research integrity / edited by Samantha L. Elliott, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, MD Beth A. Fischer, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Frederick Grinnell, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX Michael J. Zigmond, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Washington, DC : ASM Press, [2015] paper book
Physiology, Psychoacoustics and Cognition in Normal and Impaired Hearing [open access] Pim van Dijk, Deniz Ba?kent, Etienne Gaudrain, Emile de Kleine, Anita Wagner, Cris Lanting Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 894 Springer ebooks
Plant Nitric Oxide Kapuganti Jagadis Gupta Methods in Molecular Biology 1424 Springer ebooks
Principles of Virology, 4th ed ASM Press ebrary ebooks
Production and Breeding of Chilli Peppers (Capsicum spp.) Elizanilda Ramalho do Rêgo, Mailson Monteiro do Rêgo, Fernando Luiz Finger Springer ebooks
Programmed Cell Death Hamsa Puthalakath, Christine J. Hawkins Methods in Molecular Biology 1419 Springer ebooks
Protocols for In Vitro Cultures and Secondary Metabolite Analysis of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Second Edition S.Mohan Jain Methods in Molecular Biology 1391 Springer ebooks
Recent Advances on Mycorrhizal Fungi Marcela C. Pagano Fungal Biology Springer ebooks
Reductive explanation in the biological sciences / Marie I. Kaiser. History, philosophy and theory of the life sciences v. 16. Cham : Springer, [2015] paper book
Regenerative Medicine – from Protocol to Patient, 3rd ed: 1. Biology of Tissue Regeneration Gustav Steinhoff Springer ebooks
Regenerative Medicine – from Protocol to Patient, 3rd ed: 2. Stem Cell Science and Technology Gustav Steinhoff Springer ebooks
Regenerative Medicine – from Protocol to Patient, 3rd ed: 3. Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and Nanotechnology Gustav Steinhoff Springer ebooks
Respirology Mieczyslaw Pokorski Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 885 Springer ebooks
RNA/DNA and Cancer Joseph G. Sinkovics Springer ebooks
Serengeti rules : the quest to discover how life works and why it matters / Sean B. Carroll. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2016. paper book
Sex Differences in Physiology Edited by:Gretchen Neigh and Megan Mitzelfelt Science Direct
Social Inequalities in Health in Nonhuman Primates: The Biology of the Gradient Carol A. Shively, Mark E. Wilson Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects Springer ebooks
Sociality: The Behaviour of Group-Living Animals Ashley Ward, Mike Webster Springer ebooks
Society of genes / Itai Yanai and Martin Lercher. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016. paper book
Sowing Seeds in the City: Ecosystem and Municipal Services Sally Brown, Kristen McIvor, Elizabeth Hodges Snyder Springer ebooks
Spatial analysis : a guide for ecologists / Mark R.T. Dale, University of Northern British Columbia Marie-José Fortin, Univesity of Toronto. Cambridge New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014. paper book
Subcellular fractionation : a laboratory manual / edited by Paul R. Pryor. Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2015] paper book
Time for Metabolism and Hormones [open access] Paolo Sassone-Corsi, Yves Christen Research and Perspectives in Endocrine Interactions Springer ebooks
Vaccine Design: Methods and Protocols, Volume 2: Vaccines for Veterinary Diseases Sunil Thomas Methods in Molecular Biology 1404 Springer ebooks
Vaccine Design: Methods and Protocols: Volume 1: Vaccines for Human Diseases Sunil Thomas Methods in Molecular Biology 1403 Springer ebooks
Vertebrate Sound Production and Acoustic Communication Roderick A. Suthers, W. Tecumseh Fitch, Richard R. Fay, Arthur N. Popper Springer Handbook of Auditory Research 53 Springer ebooks

Springer ebooks: Supplementary materials released with the print books (CD-ROMs, for example) are made available to the purchasers of the ebooks at http://extras.springer.com.

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 http://link.springer.com/search?facet-content-type=”Book”.

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Ruth is a librarian at Washington University for biology, math, history of science; she is also scholarly communications coordinator. Email: rlewis@wustl.edu Phone: 314-935-4819