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 2011: 5.233.


Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


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

Table of Contents

  1. Screening and Expression of Genes from Metagenomes
  2. Benedikt Leis, Angel Angelov, and Wolfgang Liebl

  3. The E. coli Nucleoid in Stationary Phase
  4. Anne S. Meyer and David C. Grainger

  5. Living with Stress: a lesson from the enteric pathogen Salmonella enterica
  6. Sebastian Runkel, Hannah Charlotte Wells, and Gary Rowley

  7. Chitin and Glucan the Yin and Yang of the Fungal Cell Wall; Implications for Antifungal Drug Discovery and Therapy

    Carol A. Munro


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