Sensing in Nature by Carlos Lopez-Larrea
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Sensing in Nature
By Carlos Lopez-Larrea

Sensing in Nature

2012

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Sensing in Nature by Carlos Lopez-Larrea

Book Description

Biological systems are an emerging discipline that may provide integrative tools by assembling the hierarchy of interactions among genes, proteins and molecular networks involved in sensory systems. The aim of this volume is to provide a picture, as complete as possible, of the current state of knowledge of sensory systems in nature. The presentation in this book lies at the intersection of evolutionary biology, cell and molecular biology, physiology and genetics. Sensing in Nature is written by a distinguished panel of specialists and is intended to be read by biologists, students, scientific investigators and the medical community.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781461417033
ISBN-10: 1461417031
Classification: Neurosciences , Cellular biology (cytology) , Evolution
Format: Hardback (254mm x 178mm x 23mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publish Date: 30-Jan-2012
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Carlos Lopez-Larrea

Carlos Lopez-Larrea is Professor of Immunology (Oviedo, Spain) and currently Head of the Department of Immunology at the Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias (Oviedo, Spain). He is a world expert on spondyloarthropathies (SpA), in particular MHC and genetic factors that influence the development of the disease. The main research interests of his group also currently include the study of epigenetic mechanisms involved in autoimmune diseases and the role of innate immunity in organ transplantation tolerance. He is a member of several international scientific organizations and board member of several scientific journals. He has published more than 150 international papers and book chapters related to immunology and spondylaorthropathies.

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