By Qing-Ping Zeng

This ebook discusses either the necessary and damaging features of NO in biology and medication, and in addition introduces the rising discovery of artemisinin in antitumor, antibacterial an infection, anti-inflammation, and antiaging contexts. In 1992 nitric oxide (NO) was once voted “Molecule of the yr” by way of technological know-how journal, and the invention of its physiological roles has resulted in Nobel Prize-winning paintings in neuroscience, body structure and immunology. The publication explains why we should always continue a steady-state NO point that's derived from neuronal or epithelial NO synthase, and keep away from the tremendous excessive NO point because of inducible NO synthase. The ebook deals a beneficial source for clinical chemists, clinicians, biologists and all these attracted to health and wellbeing and disease.

Show description

Read Online or Download Artemisinin and Nitric Oxide: Mechanisms and Implications in Disease and Health (SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science) PDF

Best zoology books

Metapopulations and Wildlife Conservation

Improvement of rural landscapes is changing once-vast expanses of open house into wallet of habitat the place natural world populations exist in isolation from different participants in their species. The vital idea of metapopulation dynamics -- constellation of partly remoted patches can yield total balance to a procedure that's chaotic on the point of the person patch -- bargains an immense new state of mind in regards to the conservation and administration of populations dispersed between small habitat fragments.

Parasites on Parade, edition 2

Parasites on Parade is a survey of parasitic organisms, such a lot of that are of clinical or veterinary significance. info of the lifestyles cycle, pathology, intermediate hosts, and therapy are integrated for every parasite. This version differs from version 1 in that it has colour photomicrographs taken via the writer.

Microglia in Health and Disease

Those previous few years have witnessed a revolution in our knowing of microglia, specially considering that their roles within the fit valuable anxious process (CNS) have began to resolve. those cells have been proven to actively retain health and wellbeing, in live performance with neurons and different kinds of CNS cells, delivering additional perception into their involvement with ailments.

Metabolic Maps of Pesticides: v. 1 (Ecotoxicology and environmental quality series)

Metabolic Maps of insecticides presents a precis of investigations and drawings of the metabolic styles on insecticides that have been gathered through Chemical Abstracts carrier (CAS) for the years 1970-1979. a few maps have been taken from the unique stories, a few have been just a little changed for readability, and a few have been tentatively drawn from descriptions within the unique articles.

Extra info for Artemisinin and Nitric Oxide: Mechanisms and Implications in Disease and Health (SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.54 of 5 – based on 23 votes