By Andy Clarke
Exam Board: WJEC, Eduqas
First educating: September 2015
First examination: June 2017
Written by means of skilled examiner Andy Clarke, this scholar consultant for Biology:
-Identifies the main content material you must understand with a concise precis of subject matters tested within the A-level specifications
-Enables you to degree your knowing with examination counsel and data payment questions, with solutions on the finish of the guide
-Helps you to enhance your examination approach with pattern solutions to exam-style questions
-Develops your self reliant studying abilities with content material you should use for additional examine and research
By Karine Clément,Bruce M. Spiegelman
By Diana B. Petitti
By Michael S. Ritsner
Neuroprotection is a unique point of view for the therapy of problems that result in neurodegeneration and disabilities because of deterioration of neurons because of apoptosis, oxidative pressure, excitotoxicity, and different mechanisms. those mechanisms have implications not just for neurodegenerative problems, but additionally for schizophrenia, temper and cognitive problems. the aim of this booklet is to supply an updated review of simple and scientific reports in regards to the neuroprotective method, mechanisms, and a number of other compounds with neuroprotective houses which can give a contribution to extra efficacious therapy of significant psychological health and wellbeing disorders.
The publication is split into sections. the 1st part serves as an advent and evaluation of conceptual problems with the neuroprotective process, and some neurobiological advances. Chapters during this part evaluate definitions, views, and matters that offer a conceptual base for the remainder of the e-book. furthermore, this half contains chapters within which the authors current and speak about the findings from uncomplicated reports of neurodegenerative mechanisms which are linked to the pathogenesis of significant psychological overall healthiness problems. the second one part specializes in findings acquired from scientific trials with neuroprotective compounds, and neuromodulatory innovations. The take-home message is that ideas of the neuroprotective method will be utilized to remedy of schizophrenia, temper and cognitive problems. individuals to this booklet are one of the such a lot energetic investigators and clinicians within the box who offer new views not just clarifying ongoing controversies but additionally suggest different elements and new insights to neuroprotection.
This ebook is meant for a extensive readership, which incorporates a extensive spectrum of readers together with neuroscientists, psychiatrists, neurologists, pharmacologists, medical psychologists, normal practitioners, geriatricians, graduate scholars, and coverage makers within the fields of psychological health.
By R. Haven Wiley
By Irene Rosenfeld,Orville A. Beath
The ebook first deals details at the geological distribution of selenium, together with the formation of seleniferous soils, chemical varieties of selenium in soils, selenium in water, selenium at the sea ground and in sea water, and geobotany. The textual content then takes a glance at selenium indicator in vegetation and accumulation of selenium by means of crops. Discussions concentrate on selenium accumulations in indicator crops; selenium accumulation in farm plants and local grasses; components that effect selenium accumulation in vegetation; and identity of signs by means of germination checks.
The manuscript elaborates on selenium poisoning in animals and prevention and keep an eye on of selenium poisoning. Acute selenium poisoning, continual selenium poisoning by way of inorganic selenium, and popularity of toxic diversity crops also are mentioned. The textual content additionally examines selenium in nutrients and the chemistry of selenium.
The book is a worthy resource of knowledge for readers drawn to the examine of selenium.
By Steven W. Buskirk
Expanding past the normal box advisor, Steven W. Buskirk emphasizes taxonomic type, geographic variety, and conservation prestige for mammalian species. Introductory sections are supplied for every order and relations, and person species debts arrange a wealth of knowledge starting from habitat institutions to box measurements in an easy-to-use layout. that includes colour species images, continental and state-scale distribution maps, and a finished bibliography with approximately 1,000 references, Wild Mammals of Wyoming and Yellowstone nationwide Park is an essential source for flora and fauna and conservation biologists and mammalogists operating during this region.
By Alice Sievers
Auch die Temperaturabhängigkeit von chemischen Reaktionen ist zwar eine Alltagserfahrung (z. B. Kühlung von Lebensmitteln, Aktivität von wechselwarmen Tieren), aber den SuS ebenfalls oftmals nicht bewusst. Deshalb soll den SuS in dieser Stunde die Temperaturabhängigkeit enzymatischer Reaktionen vermittelt werden, denn diese stellen eine wichtige Grundlage zur Erarbeitung und zum Verständnis weiterführender biologischer Themen in der Oberstufe dar, wie z. B. der Fotosynthese und der Zellatmung [3, S. 1]. Auch in den Rahmenrichtlinien für die gymnasiale Oberstufe ist die Behandlung von Enzymen und ihrer Eigen-schaften in dem Baustein „Realisierung der genetischen info" für die Vorstufe gefordert [4, S. 16]. In der vorangegangenen Sequenz haben die SuS bereits viele molekularbiologische Prozesse kennen gelernt, bei denen Enzyme in ihrer Funktion behandelt wurden.
By Navjot S. Sodhi,Greg Acciaioli,Maribeth Erb,Alan Khee-Jin Tan
By CGP Books