Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 72

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Allen Laskin Geoffrey Gadd Sima Sariaslani
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123809896
eBook ISBN: 9780123809902
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th July 2010
Page Count: 200
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Table of Contents

  1. Oxalate degrading bacteria of the human gut as probiotics in the management of kidney stone disease
  2. Valerie R. Abratt and Sharon J, Reid

  3. Evolution of the Probiotic Concept: From Conception to Validation and Acceptance in Medical Science

Walter J. Dobrogosz, Trent J. Peacock, and Hosni M. Hassan

3. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic diversity of the human gut

Julian R Marchesi


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 2008: 1.658.

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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About the Serial Editors

Allen Laskin Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Ethigen Corporation, Somerset, NJ, USA

Geoffrey Gadd Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

Sima Sariaslani Serial Editor

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