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Advances in Applied Microbiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128022511, 9780128025178

Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 93

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Geoffrey Michael Gadd Sima Sariaslani
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128022511
eBook ISBN: 9780128025178
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 22nd October 2015
Page Count: 190
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Table of Contents

  1. Towards Modeling the Resistance & Resilience of ‘Below-Ground’ Fungal Communities: A Mechanistic, Trait-Based Approach
    Ruth E. Falconer, Wilfred Otten and Nia A. White
  2. The Importance of the Microbial N Cycle in Soil for Crop Plant Nutrition
    Penny R. Hirsch and Tim H. Mauchline
  3. Polyhydroxyalkanoates: Much More than Biodegradable Plastics
    Nancy I. López, M. Julia Pettinari, Pablo I. Nikel and Beatriz S. Méndez
  4. Catabolism of Phenol and Its Derivatives in Bacteria: Genes, Their Regulation and Use in the Biodegradation of Toxic Pollutants
    Jan Nešvera, Lenka Rucká and Miroslav Pátek


Advances in Applied Microbiology continues to be one of the most widely read and authoritative review sources in microbiology, containing comprehensive reviews of the most current research in applied microbiology.

Users will find invaluable references and information on a variety of areas, including protozoan grazing of freshwater biofilms, metals in yeast fermentation processes, the interpretation of host-pathogen dialogue through microarrays, and the role of polyamines in bacterial growth and biofilm formation.

Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics, including Archaea and sick building syndrome.

Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
  • Topics discussed include protozoan grazing of freshwater biofilms, metals in yeast fermentation processes, and the interpretation of host-pathogen dialogue through microarrays, and more


All those who deal with today’s microbiology in the Medical and Biotechnological arena


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About the Serial Editors

Geoffrey Michael Gadd

Dr. Geoffrey Gadd works at the University of Dundee.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland

Sima Sariaslani

Sima Sariaslani

Sima Sariaslani - PhD in microbial Biochemistry - UK. Professor of microbiology/biochemistry - Iran

Research at Univ. of Calif, Riverside - US. Research at Univ. of Iowa - US. Research at DuPont Central Research and Development - US

Intellectual property - DuPont - US

Affiliations and Expertise

DuPont Central Research and Development, Wilmington, DE, USA