Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ocular drug delivery systems.

Topical eye drugs are the most convenient and conventional ways of drug administration to the eyes, especially in the cases of anterior segment ailments. Drug delivery is restricted due to the presence of various static barriers such as the presence of the corneal layer, sclera, retina, blood...

Author(s)
Bhanu Malhotra; Harsha Kharkwal; Anupam Pradhan
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644479)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pathways of utilization of D-amino acids in higher organisms.

Although an integral part of the peptidoglycan structure of bacteria, D-amino acids are ubiquitous in higher organisms by virtue of endogenous synthesis and symbiotic microbial activity. The occurrence of D-alanine, D-aspartate and D-glutamate in higher organisms is now well documented. Distinct...

Author(s)
D'Mello, J. P. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647234)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious diseases of coldwater fish in marine and brackish waters.

This chapter focuses on the main marine pathogens (bacteria, fungi oomycetes, virus and parasites) that impact the production of coldwater fish in marine and brackish water. The main viral diseases that have been reported to cause problems to cage culture in marine or brackish water, their clinical ...

Author(s)
Jansson, E.; Vennerström, P.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642079)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Genetics of eye disorders in the dog.

Inherited forms of eye disease are arguably the best described and best characterized of all inherited diseases in the dog, at both the clinical and molecular level. This chapter discusses the genetic studies of various eye disorders such as hereditary cataract; primary lens luxation; diseases of...

Author(s)
Mellersh, C. S.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939403)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for D-serine and serine racemase in the retina.

Recent data suggest that D-serine is the endogenous ligand for the 'glycine' binding site of the N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) subtype of glutamate receptor. This chapter reviews evidence that this is the case, not only in brain, but also in the retina. Information is provided documenting the...

Author(s)
Smith, S. B.; Ha, Y.; Ganapathy, V.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937980)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Regulation of diabetes by Pycnogenol®.

Pycnogenol®, the polyphenol-rich extract from the bark of the French maritime pine, influences a plethora of pathophysiological effects associated with diabetes mellitus. Oxidative stress is reduced by inactivation of free radicals and by stimulating synthesis of antioxidative defence as superoxide ...

Author(s)
Rohdewald, P.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845934132)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Eye conditions.

This chapter covers the different eye diseases in working horses and the clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment of these conditions. Trauma to structures surrounding the eye, removal of the eye, orbital tumours, foreign bodies, conjunctivitis, dacryocystitis, corneal ulceration, iris prolapse,...

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936556)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Subject Topics