Advances in Applied Microbiology

Series Editor:

  • Allen Laskin, Ethigen Corporation, Somerset, NJ, USA
  • Geoffrey Gadd, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
  • Sima Sariaslani, Wilmington, DE, USA

Published since 1959, Advances in Applied Microbiology continues to be one of the most widely read and authoritative review sources in microbiology. The series contains comprehensive reviews of the most current research in applied microbiology. Recent areas covered include bacterial diversity in the human gut, protozoan grazing of freshwater biofilms, metals in yeast fermentation processes and the interpretation of host-pathogen dialogue through microarrays. Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics, including Archaea and sick building syndrome. Impact factor for 2007: 1.821.
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Researchers in applied microbiology, molecular biology, mycology, biotechnology and biochemistry.


Book information

  • Published: February 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374802-7


PRAISE 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

1. Phage Evolution and EcologyStephen T. Abedon2. Nucleoid-Associated Proteins and Bacterial PhysiologyCharles J. Dorman3. Biodegradation of Pharmaceutical and Personal Care ProductsJeanne Kagle, Abigail W. Porter, Robert W. Murdoch, Giomar Rivera-Cancel, Anthony G. Hay4. Bioremediation of CyanotoxinsChristine Edwards, Linda A. Lawton5. Virulence in Cryptococcus speciesHansong Ma, Robin C. May6. Molecular Networks in the Fungal Pathogen Candida albicansRebecca A. Hall, Fabien Cottier and Fritz A. M├╝hlschlegel7. Temperature Sensors of EubacteriaWolfgang Schumann 8. Deciphering bacterial flagellar gene regulatory networks in the genomic eraTodd G. Smith and Timothy R. Hoover9. Genetic Tools to Study Gene Expression During Bacterial Pathogen InfectionAnsel Hsiao and Jun Zhu