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e-books in Biology category

Book cover: Multiphoton Microscopy and Fluorescence Lifetime ImagingMultiphoton Microscopy and Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging
by - De Gruyter Open ,
This monograph demonstrates the latest developments in two-photon fluorescence microscopy and second-harmonic generation microscopy. A special focus lies on clinical applications, e.g. in dermatology, ophtalmology, neuro sciences and cell biology.
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Book cover: Boundless BiologyBoundless Biology
- Lumen Learning ,
Biology is the culmination of the achievements of the natural sciences from their inception to today. It is the cradle of emerging sciences such as the biology of brain activity, genetic engineering of custom organisms, and the biology of evolution.
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Book cover: Bone Wars: The Excavation Of Andrew Carnegie's DinosaurBone Wars: The Excavation Of Andrew Carnegie's Dinosaur
by - University of Pittsburgh Press ,
Bone Wars presents a cultural history of the early years of paleontology at the turn of the last century. With the help of contemporary newspaper stories, Tom Rea re-creates a remarkable story of hubris, hope, and late Victorian science.
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Book cover: Mass Spectrometry Application in BiologyMass Spectrometry Application in Biology
by - MDPI AG ,
Mass spectrometry has become a vital tool for scientist in exploring how biological systems function. This volume will focus on the application of mass spectrometry to biological problems that focus on the advancement of medicine and curing diseases.
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Book cover: Applied Biostatistical Analysis Using RApplied Biostatistical Analysis Using R
by - OTexts ,
Statistics allows us to describe variability in biological data, and it facilitates the biologist's ability to make decisions. This text is designed for upper-level undergraduate students intending to pursue a career in the biological sciences.
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Book cover: The Renaissance of Science: The Story of the Cell and BiologyThe Renaissance of Science: The Story of the Cell and Biology
by - Project Gutenberg ,
The lives and accomplishments of over 200 scientists are presented chronologically and are related to each other in order to illustrate the evolution of knowledge about biology and microbiology from the Classic Greek era to the present.
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Book cover: Bioscience and the Good LifeBioscience and the Good Life
by - Bloomsbury Academic ,
This book explores the complex relationship between modern biosciences and human flourishing. Here cognitive enhancement, longevity, and the spectacle of excellence in sports, are examined within the context of what constitutes a life well lived.
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Book cover: General BiologyGeneral Biology
by - H. Holt & company ,
Biology comprises a large amount of information which is susceptible of being organized into a coherent set of principles suitable for presentation to the lay public. This necessarily involves stressing principles rather than factual details.
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Book cover: Guide to Life Science CareersGuide to Life Science Careers
by - NPG Education ,
The book helps you to explore what career is best for you. Starting with an assessment of who you are and how you work, this guide takes you on a journey that extends from a survey of possible careers through the steps necessary to get there.
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Book cover: BiologyBiology
- OpenStax College ,
Biology is designed for multi-semester biology courses for science majors. It is grounded on an evolutionary basis and includes exciting features that highlight careers in the biological sciences and everyday applications of the concepts at hand.
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Book cover: Fluid Flow at Branching JunctionsFluid Flow at Branching Junctions
by - arXiv ,
The flow of fluids at branching junctions plays important roles in most biological flow systems. The present paper highlights some key issues related to the flow of fluids at these junctions with special emphasis on the biological flow networks.
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Book cover: Concepts of BiologyConcepts of Biology
by - OpenStax College ,
This textbook conveys the major themes of biology, such as a foundation in evolution, and features a rich and engaging art program. It is intended for the introductory biology course for non-science majors taught at most two- and four-year colleges.
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Book cover: General BiologyGeneral Biology
by - Wikibooks ,
Contents: Getting Started: Chemical Building Blocks of Life, History and Origin of Life; Cells, Energy and Metabolism; Genetics; Classification of Living Things; Evolution; Tissues and Systems; Additional material: Gallery of Biologists.
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Book cover: Sexual DimorphismSexual Dimorphism
by - InTech ,
This book provides convincing reasons which explain sex differences. The somewhat different data on sex differences in the book will offer new ideas not only to life scientists and biologists, but social and cultural scientists as well.
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Book cover: The Principles of BiologyThe Principles of Biology
by - P. Blakiston's Sons & Co. ,
Part I is designed to acquaint the student with the fundamentals of plant organization and life processes. Part II does the same for animals but in a more thorough method. Part III discusses the most important general biological phenomena.
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Book cover: Stochastic Dynamics in Systems BiologyStochastic Dynamics in Systems Biology
by - Saarland University ,
This text focuses on the analysis of stochastic models in systems biology. Knowledge of basic mathematical concepts is a prerequisites for understanding these lectures. The background in systems biology and probability theory is part of the notes.
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Book cover: Biology: Answering the Big Questions of LifeBiology: Answering the Big Questions of Life
by - Wikibooks ,
This material is based on lectures that the author presented to students in introductory college Biology courses presented at Navarro Community College. The author has tried to make this book easily readable and browseable by anyone interested.
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Book cover: Sensory SystemsSensory Systems
by - Wikibooks ,
The book presents our sensory system from an engineering and information processing point of view. This provides insight in the performance of our senses. It also provides understanding of how our senses transduce external information into signals.
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Book cover: Aging by DesignAging by Design
by - Azinet Press ,
The book describes the theorists, controversies, history, experimental evidence, and evolution concepts surrounding biological aging theories. Exciting new theories will change the way we think about and attempt to prevent age-related diseases.
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Book cover: Neocybernetics in Biological SystemsNeocybernetics in Biological Systems
by - Helsinki University of Technology ,
This report summarizes ten levels of abstraction - from the most elementary to the most general levels when modeling biological systems. The neocybernetic principles can be seen as the key to reaching a holistic view of complex processes in general.
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Book cover: An Introduction to Biological Aging TheoryAn Introduction to Biological Aging Theory
by - Azinet Press ,
An overview of biological aging theories including history, current status, and implications for the future of medicine. Topics include: human mortality as a function of age, aging mechanisms and processes, empirical evidence on aging, and more.
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Book cover: Mathematical BiologyMathematical Biology
by - The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology ,
This applied mathematics text is primarily for final year mathematics major and minor students. The main emphasis is on mathematical modeling, with biology the sole application area. It is assumed that students have no knowledge of biology.
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Book cover: Tissue EngineeringTissue Engineering
by - InTech ,
This book serves as a good starting point for anyone interested in the application of Tissue Engineering. The authors offer a colorful mix of topics, which explain the obstacles and possible solutions for TE applications.
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Book cover: Rediscovering BiologyRediscovering Biology
by ,
The book was designed for high school biology teachers who want to learn about important new discoveries of the last two decades. It was also designed so teachers could familiarize themselves with research methods that will lead to new discoveries.
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Book cover: Practical BiologyPractical Biology
by - Allyn and Bacon ,
Practical Biology offers a simple, workable, attractive, flexible, and teachable course in Biology. Simplicity is a feature of the book. The language is simple, not technical, and the style is easy, flowing, and colloquial.
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Book cover: Biology for BeginnersBiology for Beginners
by - H. Holt and company ,
This text presents the fundamental facts of elementary biology as clearly and briefly as a reasonable scientific accuracy will allow. The course emphasizes the fact that biology is a unit science, based on the fundamental idea of evolution.
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Book cover: ProteomicsProteomics
by - Wikibooks ,
This is a textbook for teaching the principles and practice of proteomics for undergraduate students in the life sciences. The focus is on the analytical methods and data analysis for protein separation, quantitation and identification.
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