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Advances in Applied Microbiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123744296, 9780080922270

Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 65

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Allen Laskin Geoffrey Gadd Sima Sariaslani
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123744296
eBook ISBN: 9780080922270
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 3rd November 2008
Page Count: 304
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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


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


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


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PRAISE FOR THE SERIES "No laboratory scientist, field worker or technical administrator can afford to pass it up."--ASM NEWS

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About the Serial Editors

Allen Laskin

Affiliations and Expertise

Ethigen Corporation, Somerset, NJ, USA

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