Advances in Applied Microbiology

Advances in Applied Microbiology

1st Edition - May 23, 2019

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  • Editors: Geoffrey Gadd, Sima Sariaslani
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128176191
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128176184

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Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 107, continues the comprehensive reach of this widely read and authoritative review source in microbiology. Users will find invaluable references and information on a variety of areas, with this updated volume including chapters covering the roles and applications of siderophores, biological oxidation of iron sulphides, production of biomass and biofuel feedstocks from microalgae, advances in the microbial ecology of biohydrometallurgy, bacterial synthesis of Se nanoparticles, and siderophores in environmental research, amongst other discussions.

Key Features

  • Contains contributions from leading authorities in the field
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field of microbiology
  • Includes discussions on the role of specific molecules in pathogen life stages and interactions, and much more


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

Table of Contents

  • 1. Biological oxidation of iron sulfides
    Mathilde Monachon, Magdalena Albelda Berenguer and Edith Joseph
    2. Microbes associated with fresh produce: Sources, types and methods to reduce spoilage and contamination
    Maciej Kaczmarek, Simon V. Avery and Ian Singleton
    3. Toward rational selection criteria for selection of probiotics in pigs
    Weilan Wang and Michael Gänzle
    4. Mucoid switch in Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria: Triggers, molecular mechanisms and implications in pathogenesis
    Mirela R. Ferreira, Sara C. Gomes and Leonilde M. Moreira
    5. Phenotypic instability in fungi
    Philippe Silar

Product details

  • No. of pages: 195
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: May 23, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128176191
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128176184

About the Editors

Geoffrey Gadd

Geoffrey Gadd is a Professor at the University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

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

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DuPont Central Research and Development, Wilmington, DE, USA

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