By Robert A. Meyers
In line with one of many major encyclopedic assets in mobile and molecular biology around the world, this two-volume paintings comprises greater than seventy five% new content material, no longer formerly released within the Encyclopedia. the entire different chapters were rigorously updated.
the result's a complete evaluation of the various features of some of the different types of RNA in dwelling organisms, with every one contributor conscientiously chosen and an across the world well-known professional on his or her box. specified concentration is at the assorted types of expression rules via RNA, with clinical functions within the remedy of ailments -- from cancers and immune responses to infections and getting older -- lined intimately. at the very least forty five of the fifty five articles are new content material formerly now not released within the Encyclopedia.
By William Phillips, Brian A. Cogan
It has been reviled, pushed aside, attacked, and sometimes been the topic of Congressional hearings, yet nonetheless, the style of song referred to as heavy steel continues not just its industry percentage within the recording and downloading undefined, but in addition as a cultural strength that has united hundreds of thousands of old and young fanatics around the globe. characterised by way of blaring distorted guitars, drum solos, and dramatic vibrato, the heavy steel flow headbanged its approach to the preferred tradition panorama with bands like Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath the Seventies. Motley Crue and Metallica made steel a song phenomenon within the Eighties. Heavy steel maintains to adapt this present day with bands like Mastodon and Lamb of God.
Providing an intensive evaluation of the track, type, movies, and philosophies in the back of the circulate, this inclusive encyclopedia chronicles the heritage and improvement of heavy steel, together with sub-movements similar to loss of life steel, pace steel, grindcore, and hair metal.
Essential and hugely unique examining for prime institution and undergraduate classes in renowned tune reviews, communications, media experiences, and cultural reviews, the Encyclopedia of Heavy steel tune and Culture bargains a advisor to the final word underground track, exploring its wealthy cultural variety, resilience, and flexibility. Entries for musicians contain a discography for these eager to begin or advance their tune collections.
By Harriet R. Feldman PhD RN FAAN, G. Rumay Alexander EdD RN, Martha J. Greenberg PhD RN, Marilyn Jaffe-Ruiz EdD RN, Angela Barron McBride PhD RN FAAN, Margaret L. McClure RN EdD FAAN, Thomas D. Smith MS RN DNP
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