Description

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.

Impact factor for 2010: 3.913.

Key Features

Key features:

* Contributions from leading authorities
* Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Readership

Researchers in applied microbiology, molecular biology, mycology, biotechnology and biochemistry

Table of Contents

  1. The Bacterial Etiology of Preterm Birth
  2. Kimberly K. Jefferson

  3. The Future of Taxonomy
  4. Amanda L. Jones

  5. Mathematics Make Microbes Beautiful, Beneficial, and Bountiful
  6. John R. Jungck

  7. Pleiomorphism in Mycobacterium
  8. Leif A. Kirsebom, Santanu Dasgupta and B.M. Fredrik Pettersson

  9. Metal Based Nanoparticles; Size, Function and Areas for Advancement in Applied Microbiology

Michael J. Sweet, Ashley Chesher and Ian Singleton

Details

No. of pages:
172
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123943811
Electronic ISBN:
9780123982872

Reviews

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