Transfusion and Transplantation Science

Author: Robin Knight
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199533282
Release Date: 2012-09-20
Genre: Medical

The science of transfusion and transplantation demands a multifaceted understanding of immunology, haematology, and genetics from the biomedical scientist. Transfusion and Transplantation Science coherently synthesises the essential concepts of these subjects and presents them within the practical framework of the hospital banking and transplantation centre, thereby furnishing the reader with the knowledge and skills required to specialize in thisdiscipline. Beginning with an overview of potential immune responses to transfusion and transplantation, the text goes on to explain the aetiology behind these responses with a view tothe prediction, diagnosis, and mitigation of adverse effects on the patient. It then outlines issues of quality, but also regulatory and legal concerns, that need to be considered when collecting, preparing, and storing products for transfusion or transplantation.

Transfusion and Transplantation Science

Author: Neil Avent
ISBN: 0198735731
Release Date: 2017-07-27

Synthesizes the wide-ranging concepts essential to transfusion and transplantation science and presents them within the practical framework of the hospital banking and transplantation centre, providing you with the knowledge and skills to specialize in this discipline.

Biomedical Sciences

Author: Raymond Iles
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119962410
Release Date: 2011-11-29
Genre: Science

Biomedical Sciences is an indispensable, all encompassing core textbook for first/ second year biomedical science students that will support them throughout their undergraduate career. The book includes the key components of the IBMS accredited degree programmes, plus sections on actual practice in UK hospital laboratories (including the compilation of a reflective portfolio). The book is visually exciting, and written in an interesting and accessible manner while maintaining scientific rigour. Highlighted boxes within the text link the theory to actual clinical laboratory practice for example, the histopathology chapter includes a photographically illustrated flow chart of the progress of a specimen through the histopathology lab, so that students can actually see how the specimen reception/inking/cut-up/cassette/block/section/stain system works, with an emphasis on the safety procedures that ensure specimens are not confused).

Rossi s Principles of Transfusion Medicine

Author: Toby L. Simon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444358865
Release Date: 2011-09-23
Genre: Medical

Rossi's Principles of Transfusion Medicine is the most comprehensive and practical reference on transfusion science and medicine available. It features brand new chapters on the measurement of cell kinetics, obstetric transfusion practice, cord blood, transfusion alternatives and regenerative medicine. Produced jointly with AABB, the world's leading association in the fields of blood banking and transfusion medicine, it now has two companion CD-ROMs-one containing interactive case studies and one containing PDFs of all 66 chapters.

Proceedings of 2nd Euro Global Summit and Expo on Biomass and Bioenergy 2017

Author: ConferenceSeries
Publisher: ConferenceSeries
Release Date:

October 12-13, 2017 London, UK Key Topics : Biomass Conversion Methods, Biomass Applications, Biomass Energy Resources, Supply Chain Management, Bioenergy Conversion Methods, Renewable Energy, Environmental Impact of Biomass, Advanced Biofuels, Biomass Market Analysis, Waste Biomass, Production of Biofuels, Pyrolysis, Landfill Gas as a Renewable Energy Resource, Biomass from Microbial Sources, Entrepreneurs Investment Meet, Bioenergy Transition, Processes for Bioenergy, Biogas, Biodiesel, Bioethanol,

Biomedical Institutions Biomedical Funding and Public Policy

Author: H. Hugh Fudenberg
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781468444483
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Genre: Literary Criticism

The world is on the threshold of a great new industrial revolution, a 1 scientific-industrial revolution. Recombinant DNA technology and hybridoma technology ("monoclonal antibodies") have already pro vided unique investment opportunities for venture capitalists. Hence published reports of biomedical research are no longer restricted to scientific journals, but now appear regularly not only in weekly news 2 magazines like Time and U. S. News & World Report,3 but also in the financial sections of The New York Times,4 The Wall Street Journal,S 6 8 Business Week, Fortune,7 and The Economist, as well as in such stock 9 market advisory publications as New Issues and Inc. (The Magazine for Growing Companies). 10 These publications now appear to be as impor tant to biomedical scientists in keeping abreast of new scientific devel opments in biotechnology as is Current Contents. (The costs of health cost provision and of fundamental biomedical research are now also being followed by such media. ) Conversely, Wall Street financial bro kers increasingly no longer confine their reading to economic journals but are also perusing Nature,ll Science,12 and Science N 13 for infor ews mation on both fiscal and scientific advances in these areas. It is obvious that the information explosion in biotechnology is crossing traditional boundaries (e. g. , ref. 14). This volume is the second of several that are intended to inform both the biomedical community and interested intelligent laymen of the political and economic implications of biomedical research.

Research Centers Directory

ISBN: STANFORD:36105025895439
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Learned institutions and societies

Research institutes, foundations, centers, bureaus, laboratories, experiment stations, and other similar nonprofit facilities, organizations, and activities in the United States and Canada. Entry gives identifying and descriptive information of staff and work. Institutional, research centers, and subject indexes. 5th ed., 5491 entries; 6th ed., 6268 entries.

Directory of Research Grants 2008

Author: Schoolhouse Partners LLC
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781434346988
Release Date: 2008-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Volume 2 of 2 - With more than 5,100 listings of grants programs from 1,880 sponsors, the Directory of Research Grants is a comprehensive directory of grants available to researchers in every field of study. The directory has a broad focus, featuring grants for basic research, equipment acquisition, building construction/renovation, fellowships, and 23 other program types. Government grants include CFDA, NSF and NIH program numbers. Each record includes grant title, description, requirements, amount, application deadline, contact information (phone, fax and email), web address, sponsor name and address, and samples of awarded grants (when available). Printed in two volumes, each with extensive indexes - subject, program type and geographic to help you to identify the right program quickly.

Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine

Author: Alain A. Vertes
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118846209
Release Date: 2015-09-14
Genre: Science

This book is a unique guide to emerging stem cell technologies and the opportunities for their commercialisation. It provides in-depth analyses of the science, business, legal, and financing fundamentals of stem cell technologies, offering a holistic assessment of this emerging and dynamic segment of the field of regenerative medicine. • Reviews the very latest advances in the technology and business of stem cells used for therapy, research, and diagnostics • Identifies key challenges to the commercialisation of stem cell technology and avenues to overcome problems in the pipeline • Written by an expert team with extensive experience in the business, basic and applied science of stem cell research This comprehensive volume is essential reading for researchers in cell biology, biotechnology, regenerative medicine, and tissue engineering, including scientists and professionals, looking to enter commercial biotechnology fields.