Advances in Applied Microbiology

Series Editor:

  • Allen Laskin, Ethigen Corporation, Somerset, NJ, USA
  • Joan Bennett, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.
  • Geoffrey Gadd, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

An eclectic volume of topical reviews on all aspects of applied microbiology. It contains 14 comprehensive reviews of current research in applied microbiology.
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Researchers in applied microbiology, molecular biology, mycology, biotechnology, and biochemistry


Book information

  • Published: August 2003
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-002654-8


RAISE FOR THE SERIES "No laboratory scientist, field worker or technical administrator can afford to pass it up." —ASM NEWS "The topics are well supported by an extensive bibliography and provide a rich source of current information." —BIOPHARM

Table of Contents

Topics Include: Soil-based Gene Discovery: A New Technology to Accelerate and Broaden Biocatalytic ApplicationsThe Potential of Site-Specific Recombinases as Novel Reporters in Whole Cell Biosensors of PollutionMicrobial Phosphate Removal and Plyphosphate Production From WastewatersBiosurfactants: Evolution and Diversity in BacteriaComparative Biology of Mesophilic and Thermophilic Nitrile HydtratasesFrom Enzyme Adaptation to Gene RegulationAcid Resistance in Escherichia coliIron Chelation in ChemotherapyAngular Leaf Spot a Disease Caused by the Fungus Phaeoisariopsis griseola (SACC.) Ferraris on Phaseolus vulgaris L.