Ovarian Cancer: Methods and Protocols (Methods in Molecular by John M. S. Bartlett

By John M. S. Bartlett

Over 100 well-respected scientists comprehensively overview each element of the biology underlying ovarian melanoma and current a remarkably exact number of easy-to-follow tools for illuminating easy mechanisms underlying all types of melanoma. the following modern day investigators will locate the broadest possible array of molecular biology ideas especially designed to figure out not just tumor genetics, expression, and protein functionality, but in addition to clarify the genetic mechanisms during which gene and immunotherapies should be perfected. flexible and complete, Ovarian melanoma tools and Protocols constitutes a veritable treasury of well-proven professional tools that may support simple scientists and medical researchers alike grasp the robust applied sciences required for powerful melanoma study this present day.

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Qualitative Data: An Introduction to Coding and Analysis by Carl Auerbach, Louise B. Silverstein

By Carl Auerbach, Louise B. Silverstein

Qualitative Data is intended for the beginner researcher who wishes tips on what particularly to do while confronted with a sea of knowledge. It takes readers throughout the qualitative study approach, starting with an exam of the fundamental philosophy of qualitative learn, and finishing with making plans and conducting a qualitative study research. It presents an specific, step by step process that might take the researcher from the uncooked textual content of interview info via facts research and concept building to the construction of a publishable paintings.

the amount presents genuine examples in keeping with the authors' personal paintings, together with released items within the appendix, in order that readers can stick with examples for every step of the method, from the project's inception to its complete product. the quantity additionally comprises an appendix explaining how one can enforce those facts research tactics utilizing NVIVO, a qualitative information research application.

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Cancer facts : a concise oncology text by James Bishop

By James Bishop

This paintings offers melanoma prevalence, mortality, dangers, traits and administration info distilled right into a concise textual content. It goals to bridge the distance among the knowledge mostly scientific and surgical texts and the massive oncology reference volumes utilized by working towards oncologists. subject matters lined contain epidemiology, uncomplicated scientific technology, significant remedy modalities, oncological emergencies, melanoma in AIDS sufferers, and the doctor-patient courting. For ease of reference, quick truth Sheets current the foremost information on lung, breast, colorectal and prostate melanoma, cancer, and tumours of the endocrine approach.

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Sexual Behavior In The Human Male by Alfred C. Kinsey, Wardell P. Pomeroy, Clyde E. Martin,

By Alfred C. Kinsey, Wardell P. Pomeroy, Clyde E. Martin, Wardell B. Pomeroy

While released in 1948, this quantity encountered a hurricane of either condemnation and acclaim.

Dr. Kinsey and his fellow researchers hired interviews to amass a physique of empirical information relating to intercourse. according to the private histories of roughly 5,300 men, this quantity describes the technique, sampling, coding, interviewing, and statistical analyses used, after which examines sexual outlet and the standards and resources involved.

"The Kinsey Report", as this ebook was once popularly particular fifty years in the past, represents a milestone at the course towards a systematic figuring out of human sexual habit.

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Intolerant Bodies: A Short History of Autoimmunity by Warwick Anderson

By Warwick Anderson

Autoimmune ailments, which have an effect on five to ten percentage of the inhabitants, are as unpredictable of their direction as they're paradoxical of their reason. They produce chronic anguish as they keep on with a drawn-out, frequently lifelong, development of remission and recurrence. a number of sclerosis, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and sort 1 diabetes—the ailments thought of during this book—are yet a handful of the stipulations which may boost whilst the immune method is going awry.

Intolerant our bodies is a distinct collaboration among Ian Mackay, one of many well-liked founders of scientific immunology, and Warwick Anderson, a number one historian of twentieth-century biomedical technology. The authors narrate the altering medical figuring out of the reason for autoimmunity and discover the importance of getting a sickness within which one’s physique activates itself. The ebook unfolds as a biography of a comparatively new suggestion of pathogenesis, one who was once accredited simply within the 1950s.

In their description of the onset, indicators, and process autoimmune illnesses, Anderson and Mackay quote from the writings of Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, Joseph Heller, Flannery O’Connor, and different well-known those who commented on or grappled with autoimmune affliction. The authors additionally verify the paintings of the committed researchers and physicians who've struggled to appreciate the mysteries of autoimmunity. Connecting laboratory examine, scientific medication, social thought, and lived event, illiberal our bodies unearths how medical professionals and sufferers have come to phrases, usually reluctantly, with this novel and difficult mechanism of affliction causation.

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Placebo talks : modern perspectives on placebos in society by Amir Raz, Cory Harris

By Amir Raz, Cory Harris

Why do purple placebos stimulate while blue placebos calm? Why do extra placebos paintings greater than few? And why do dearer placebos paintings larger than more affordable ones? those are the various key questions that frequently are evoked once we contemplate the slippery and counterintuitive box of placebo technology.

Rather than give some thought to placebos in the course of the slim narrative of "sugar drugs" in scientific trials, this e-book presents numerous views on how psychosocial parameters - reminiscent of interpersonal rapport, old and modern context, company reminiscence, expectation, empathy, desire, conditioning, symbolic pondering, and advice - play a task in forming placebo responses and placebo results. The booklet offers smooth views on placebos in society, together with in schooling, govt, undefined, media, and present tradition. . The editors use 3 various subject matters to explain and tricky present conceptualizations of placebos and their accoutrements: the Practitioner lens, the Cultural lens, and the lens of placebo technology, itself. those debts, by way of the very best students within the box, make for a cogent triangulation of the characteristics and virtues of placebos throughout a variety of disciplines correct to human habit.

Placebo Talks invitations readers to find how placebos may perhaps converse to their very own reports throughout overall healthiness, society, sustenance, and similar points of up to date life.

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The Rough Guide to Running 1 (Rough Guide Reference) by Lloyd Bradley

By Lloyd Bradley

The tough consultant to operating will propel you prior to the pack with an influence brew of trustworthy counsel and inspirational information. The consultant comprises the fundamentals from stable operating approach, target atmosphere and motivation to schedules, instruction and the way to accommodate accidents and traces. You’ll locate the low-down from our crew runners, coaches, overall healthiness specialists, together with a nutritionist and an osteopath in addition to the easiest suggest on trainers, outfits, add-ons and instruments, and the place to shop for them. They’re all lined, from enjoyable runs and charity runs to golf equipment, aggressive racing, marathons and most sensible working occasions all over the world. no matter if you've already notched up many miles or are a newbie taking your first steps during this addictive hobby, you would like this book.

remain prior to the pack with The tough advisor to Running!

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The Intracoastal Waterway, Norfolk to Miami: The Complete by Bill Moeller, John Kettlewell

By Bill Moeller, John Kettlewell

"Indispensable . . . Don’t do the ICW with out it."-- Powerboat stories considering 1979, this e-book has been the piloting advisor of selection for the tens of hundreds of thousands of boaters traversing the 1,094-mile Intracoastal Waterway among Virginia and Florida every year. This 6th variation is double the dimension of its predecessor and comprises enormously improved assurance of anchorages, pilotage, and amenities. With the addition of John Kettlewell, editor of The Intracoastal Waterway Chartbook, to the writer workforce, the Moellers’ original mile-by-mile navigation advisor is best than ever.

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Reconsidering the Bicycle: An Anthropological Perspective on by Luis A. Vivanco

By Luis A. Vivanco

In towns during the global, bicycles have won a excessive profile in recent times, with politicians and activists selling projects like motorbike lanes, bikeways, motorbike percentage courses, and different social courses to get extra humans on bicycles. Bicycles within the urban are, a few might say, the wave of the longer term for car-choked, financially-strapped, overweight, and sustainability-sensitive city areas.

This ebook explores how and why individuals are reconsidering the bicycle, not taking into account it easily as a toy or workout computer, yet as a possible strategy to a couple of modern difficulties. It focuses specifically on what reconsidering the bicycle may possibly suggest for daily practices and politics of city mobility, an idea that refers back to the intertwined actual, technological, social, and experiential dimensions of human movement.

This e-book is for Introductory Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Sociology, Environmental Anthropology, and all undergraduate classes at the setting and on sustainability through the social sciences.

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