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. Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics, including Archaea and sick building syndrome. Impact factor for 2006: 1.96.

Key Features

* Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts * Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field * Reference and guide for scientists and specialists involved in advancements in applied microbiology

Readership

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

Table of Contents

1. Capsular Polysaccharides in Escherichia coli. David Corbett and Ian S. Roberts 2. Microbial PAH degradation Evelyn Doyle, Lorraine Muckian, Anne Marie Hickey and Nicholas Clipson 3. Acid Stress Responses in Listeria monocytogenes Sheila Ryan, Colin Hill, Cormac GM Gahan 4. Global regulators of transcription in Escherichia coli: mechanisms of action and methods for study David C. Grainger and Stephen J.W. Busby 5. The role of Sigma B (óB) in the stress adaptations of Listeria monocytogenes: overlaps between stress adaptation and virulence Conor P. O’Byrne and Kimon A. G. Karatzas 6. Protein Secretion and Membrane Insertion Systems in Gram-negative Bacteria and Eukaryotic Organelles Milton H. Saier, Jr., Chin Hong Ma, Loren Rodgers, Dorjee G. Tamang, and Ming Ren Yen 7. Metabolic Behavior of Bacterial Biological Control Agents in Soil and Plant Rhizospheres Cynthia A. Pielach, Daniel P. Roberts, and Donald Y. Kobayashi 8. Copper homeostasis in bacteria Jennifer Cavet

Details

No. of pages:
304
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123744296
Electronic ISBN:
9780080922270

Reviews

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