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: May 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374803-4


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. Bacterial L FormsAllan, J. Eunice, Hoischen, Christian and Gumpert, Johannes2. Biochemistry, Physiology and Biotechnology of Sulfate-Reducing BacteriaLarry L. Barton† and Guy D. Fauque3. Biotechnological Applications of Recombinant Microbial ProlidasesCasey M. Theriot, Sherry R. Tove, Amy M. Grunden4.The capsule of the fungal pathogen Cryptococcus neoformansOscar Zaragoza, Marcio L. Rodrigues, Magdia De Jesus, Susana FrasesEkaterina Dadachova and Arturo Casadevall5. Baculovirus Interactions In Vitro And In VivoXiao-Wen Cheng and Dwight E. Lynn6. Post-Transcriptional Gene Regulation In Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated HerpesvirusNicholas K. Conrad