Advances in Applied Microbiology

Advances in Applied Microbiology

1st Edition - November 4, 2021

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  • Editors: Geoffrey Gadd, Sima Sariaslani
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323850810
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128245958

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Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 117 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 relating to the topic of microbiology.

Key Features

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


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

Table of Contents

  • Cover
  • Title page
  • Table of Contents
  • Copyright
  • Contributors
  • Chapter One: Biofuel and chemical production from carbon one industry flux gas by acetogenic bacteria
  • Abstract
  • 1: Introduction
  • 2: Syngas
  • 3: Syngas utilizing microorganism
  • 4: Creation of high-efficiency cell factory
  • 5: Products
  • 6: Fermentation
  • 7: Conclusions and future perspectives
  • Acknowledgment
  • References
  • Chapter Two: The role of zinc in the pathogenicity of human fungal pathogens
  • Abstract
  • 1: A note on genetic nomenclature in fungi
  • 2: Introduction: Human fungal pathogens
  • 3: Zinc detoxification by human fungal pathogens
  • References
  • Chapter Three: Dermocosmetic applications of microalgal pigments
  • Abstract
  • 1: Introduction
  • 2: Main cosmetic effects
  • 3: Photosynthetic microorganisms in skincare products
  • 4: Main pigments
  • 5: Skin care products
  • 6: Potential application of microalgal derived pigments in the cosmetic market
  • 7: Perspectives and conclusions
  • Acknowledgments
  • References

Product details

  • No. of pages: 102
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2021
  • Published: November 4, 2021
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323850810
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128245958

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

Affiliations and Expertise

DuPont Central Research and Development, Wilmington, DE, USA

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