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 2006: 1.96.


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Diversity of Microbial Toluene Degradation Pathways, Rebecca E. Parales, Juanito V. Parales, Dale A. Pelletier and Jayna L. Ditty; Microbial Endocrinology: Experimental Design Issues in the Study of Inter-kingdom Signalling in Infectious Disease, Primrose P.E. Freestone and Mark Lyte; Molecular Genetics of Selenate Reduction by Enterobacter cloacae SLD1a-1, Nathan Yee, and Donald Y. Kobayashi; Metagenomics of Dental Biofilms, Peter Mullany, Stephanie Hunter and Elaine Allan; Biosensors for Ligand Detection, Alison K. East, Tim H. Mauchline and Philip S. Poole; Islands Shaping Thought in Microbial Ecology, Christopher J. van der Gast; Human Pathogens and the Phyllosphere, John M. Whipps, Paul Hand, David A.C. Pink and Gary D. Bending; Microbial Retention on Open Food Contact Surfaces and Implications for Food Contamination, Joanna Verran, Paul Airey, Adele Packer and Kathryn A. Whitehead.


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