Press "Enter" to skip to content

Category: Biotechnology

Download E-books Capitalizing on New Needs and New Opportunities: Government - Industry Partnerships in Biotechnology and Information Technologies (Compass Series (Washington, D.C.).) PDF

By Technology, and Economic Policy Board on Science, National Research Council

This document addresses an issue of well-known coverage situation. To catch the advantages of colossal U.S. investments in biomedical R&D, parallel investments in a variety of likely unrelated disciplines also are required. This document summarizes a massive convention that reviewed our nation's R&D help for biotechnology and knowledge applied sciences. the quantity contains newly commissioned examine and makes suggestions and findings about the very important dating among info applied sciences and biotechnology. It emphasizes the autumn off in R&D investments had to maintain the expansion of the U.S. economic climate and to capitalize at the becoming funding in biomedicine. It additionally encourages higher help for inter-disciplinary education to help new parts similar to bio-informatics and urges extra emphasis on and aid for multi-disciplinary study facilities.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Capitalizing on New Needs and New Opportunities: Government - Industry Partnerships in Biotechnology and Information Technologies (Compass Series (Washington, D.C.).) PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Biotechnology of Filamentous Fungi: Technology and Products (The Biotechnology Series) PDF

Biotechnology of Filamentous Fungi: expertise and items offers a complete dialogue of the molecular biology, genetics, and biochemistry of filamentous fungi. It additionally bargains with common rules of biochemical engineering similar to method layout and scaleup. The book's major emphasis, in spite of the fact that, is at the advertisement value of filamentous fungi.
The publication highlights the original features of filamentous fungi besides these elements universal to so much microorganisms studied in industries that use biotechnology. Filamentous fungi can generate a variety of commercial items together with basic metabolites comparable to natural acids, secondary metabolites corresponding to ß-lactam antibiotics, nonantibiotic medicines, and enzymes to be used in nutrients construction. entire organisms comparable to mushrooms can be utilized in addition to organisms used as pesticides and herbicides. Filamentous fungi additionally qualify as power hosts for the secretion of sure heterogeneous proteins corresponding to mammalian proteins. even though, now not all issues concerning fungi are important. Mycotoxins items via fungi should be deadly to people; there's additionally a necessity to boost antifungal brokers to spoil fungi which can kill animals and vegetation. those subject matters are vital facets of the biotechnology of filamentous fungi and are handled during this textual content.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Biotechnology of Filamentous Fungi: Technology and Products (The Biotechnology Series) PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Protein Design: Methods and Applications PDF

By Neil Errington, Teuku Iqbalsyah, Andrew J. Doig (auth.), Raphael Guerois, Manuela López de la Paz (eds.)

Recent significant advances in our realizing of modulating protein services has resulted in the improvement of latest tools and algorithms to foretell and decipher how amino acid sequences form third-dimensional buildings. Protein layout: equipment and functions provides the main updated protein layout and engineering innovations in order that readers can adopt their very own initiatives with a greatest probability of success.
The authors current built-in computational techniques that require numerous levels of computational complexity, and the foremost accomplishments which were accomplished within the layout and structural characterization of helical peptides and proteins. different themes of debate comprise: layout of structural hassle-free motifs, complete proteins, and interfaces of protein complexes, and of amyloidogenic polypeptides and amyloid inhibitors.
Authoritative and state of the art, Protein layout: equipment and functions might be of significant curiosity to protein scientists, biochemists, and all experimentalists picking out the method such a lot adaptable for his or her layout problem.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Protein Design: Methods and Applications PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of Plant Organelles: Chloroplasts and Mitochondria PDF

By Henry Daniell Ph.D., Christine D. Chase

We've got taught plant molecular biology and biotechnology on the undergraduate and graduate point for over two decades. long ago few a long time, the sphere of plant organelle molecular biology and biotechnology has made mammoth strides. From the golf green revolution to golden rice, plant organelles have revolutionized agriculture. Given the exponential development in examine, the matter of discovering acceptable textbooks for classes in plant biotechnology and molecular biology has turn into a huge problem. After years of handing out photocopies of assorted magazine articles and studies scattered via out the print and digital media, a serendipitous assembly happened on the 2002 IATPC global Congress held in Orlando, Florida. After my speak and comparing numerous posters offered by way of investigators from my laboratory, Dr. Jacco Flipsen, Publishing supervisor of Kluwer Publishers requested me even if i might think about modifying a e-book on Plant Organelles. I authorized this problem, after months of deliberations, basically simply because i used to be unsuccessful to find a textual content ebook during this quarter for a few years. I signed the agreement with Kluwer in March 2003 with a promise to carry a camera-ready textbook on July 1, 2004. Given the quick time limit and the complexity of the duty, I fast discovered this activity would want a co-editor. Dr. Christine Chase used to be the 1st scientist who got here to my brain as a result of her services in plant mitochondria, and he or she easily agreed to paintings with me in this ebook.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of Plant Organelles: Chloroplasts and Mitochondria PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Molekulare Biotechnologie: Grundlagen und Anwendungen PDF

By David P. Clark, Nanette J. Pazdernik

Um Biotechnologie in der medizinischen Forschung, der Arzneimittelentwicklung, der Lebensmittelindustrie oder im Umweltschutz einsetzen zu k?nnen, m?ssen Studierende, Wissenschaftler und technisches own die Grundelemente der Molekularbiologie beherrschen. Die ersten f?nf Kapitel dieses Lehrbuchs f?hren in die DNA-, RNA- und Proteinbiochemie ein und erkl?ren die Rekombinations- und Synthesemethoden. Leicht verst?ndliche Texte, Merks?tze, ein Glossar und viele farbige Abbildungen erleichtern das Lernen. Fragen und Antworten zur Wissenskontrolle k?nnen von der Internet-Produktseite heruntergeladen werden. In den weiteren Kapiteln wird der Bogen gespannt von der Nanobiotechnologie ?ber Genomics/Proteomics, Umweltbiotechnologie, transgene Pflanzen und Tiere, bis hin zur Gentherapie sowie zur Pr?vention und Behandlung bakterieller und viraler Erkrankungen. Die letzten Kapitel befassen sich mit Bioterrorismus, den molekularbiologischen Methoden der Forensik und ethischen Aspekten der Biotechnologie

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Molekulare Biotechnologie: Grundlagen und Anwendungen PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books New Technologies in Health Care: Challenge, Change and Innovation (Health, Technology and Society) PDF

The 1st targeted and finished research of the consequences of latest healthiness applied sciences for society, the supply of future health care, and the very which means of wellbeing and fitness itself. it truly is according to new, serious social technology learn built-in based on middle issues, making it available and interesting to either scholars and researchers.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books New Technologies in Health Care: Challenge, Change and Innovation (Health, Technology and Society) PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Measurement of Human Locomotion PDF

By Vladimir Medved

The significance of measurements for the correct review of human locomotion is more and more being well-known. The fields of software surround either fit and pathological locomotion as encountered in rehabilitation drugs, orthopedics, kinesiology, activities drugs, and so forth.
Measurement of Human Locomotion presents an up to date description of the device platforms used for size of: kinematics of human flow; kinetic amounts skilled through the human physique in touch with the floor; and, myoelectric alterations linked to locomotor activity.

Physical rules in the back of the operation of varied dimension platforms are emphasised, in addition to sign processing concerns that needs to be addressed for you to receive and use quantitative dimension variables in biomechanics. The booklet explains how dimension facts are bought, processed and offered to the consumer within the surroundings of a contemporary, computer-based laboratory. the final word objective is to give a contribution to the approaches of the analysis and remedy of locomotion issues.

The goal of size of Human Locomotion is to supply a concise yet finished presentation of the platforms used for the size of human locomotion, that allows you to the evaluation and prognosis of the phenomenon.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Measurement of Human Locomotion PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Microfluidic Diagnostics: Methods and Protocols PDF

By Lawrence Kulinsky, Zahra Noroozi, Marc Madou (auth.), Gareth Jenkins, Colin D. Mansfield (eds.)

Microfluidic recommendations have gotten generally integrated into scientific diagnostic platforms as a result of the inherent benefits of miniaturization. In Microfluidic Diagnostics: equipment in Molecular Biology, researchers within the box element equipment and protocols protecting matters similar to microfluidic equipment fabrication, on-chip pattern practise, diagnostic functions and detection methodologies. The protocols defined variety from state of the art advancements to tested options and uncomplicated demonstrations compatible for schooling and coaching; from uncomplicated fabrication how to commercializing examine. Written within the hugely profitable Methods in Molecular Biology™ sequence layout, chapters contain introductions to their respective issues, lists of the mandatory fabrics and reagents, step by step, easily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips about troubleshooting and fending off recognized pitfalls.

Authoritative and functional, Microfluidic Diagnostics: equipment in Molecular Biology seeks to help scientists within the additional improvement and commercialization of microfluidic diagnostic technologies

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Microfluidic Diagnostics: Methods and Protocols PDF

Comments closed