Advances in Biological Science Research

Advances in Biological Science Research

A Practical Approach

1st Edition - May 17, 2019

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  • Editors: Surya Meena, Milind Naik
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128174975
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128174982

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Advances in Biological Science Research: A Practical Approach provides discussions on diverse research topics and methods in the biological sciences in a single platform. This book provides the latest technologies, advanced methods, and untapped research areas involved in diverse fields of biological science research such as bioinformatics, proteomics, microbiology, medicinal chemistry, and marine science. Each chapter is written by renowned researchers in their respective fields of biosciences and includes future advancements in life science research.

Key Features

  • Discusses various research topics and methods in the biological sciences in a single platform
  • Comprises the latest updates in advanced research techniques, protocols, and methods in biological sciences
  • Incorporates the fundamentals, advanced instruments, and applications of life science experiments
  • Offers troubleshooting for many common problems faced while performing research experiments


PhD Students and researchers in all areas of microbiology

Table of Contents

  • 1. Bioinformatics Methods: Application Towards Analyses and Interpretation of Experimental Data
    2. Genome Sequence Analysis for Bioprospecting of Marine Bacterial Polysaccharide-Degrading Enzymes
    3. Proteomics Analysis of Mycobacterium Cells: Challenges and Progress
    4. Plant Proteomics: A Guide to Improve the Proteome Coverage
    5. Structural Analysis of Proteins Using X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) Technique
    6. Technological Advancements in Industrial Enzyme Research
    7. Biotechnological Implications of Hydrolytic Enzymes from Marine Microbes
    8. Recent Advances in Bioanalytical Techniques Using Enzymatic Assay
    9. Microbial lectins: Roles and applications
    10. Biodegradation of Fish Waste by Seaweed Associated Bacteria
    11. Phosphate Solubilisation by Microorganisms: Overview, Mechanisms, Applications and Advances
    12. Metagenomics- A Modern Approach to Reveal the Secrets of Unculturable Microbes
    13. Halophililic Archaea as Beacon for Exobiology: Recent Advances and Future Challenges
    14. Bacterial Probiotics Over Antibiotics: A Boon to Aquaculture
    15. Recent Advances in Quorum Quenching of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria
    16. Trends in Production and Fuel Properties of Biodiesel from Heterotrophic Microbes
    17. Advances and microbial techniques for phosphorus recovery in sustainable wastewater management
    18. Genotoxicity Assays: The Micronucleus Test and The Single Cell Gel Electrophoresis Assay
    19. Advances in Methods and Practices of Ectomycorrhizal Research
    20. Photocatalytic and Microbial degradation of Amaranth dye
    21. Role of Nanoparticles in Advanced Biological Research
    22. Iron-oxygen intermediates and their applications in biomimetic studies
    23. Frontiers in Developmental Neurogenesis
    24. Analytical Methods for Natural Products Isolation: Principle and Applications
    25. Advanced Bioceramics
    26. Production of Polyhydroxyalkanoates By Extremophilic Microorganisms Through Valorization of Waste Materials
    27. Methods of Enhancing Mass Production of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal (AM) Fungi
    28. Metagenomics: A Gateway to Drug Discovery
    29. Recent Advancement in Isolation & Characterization of Cosmeceutical Compounds from Marine Algae
    30. Advances in isolation and preservation strategies of ecologically important marine protists, the thraustochytrids
    31. Advances in sampling strategies and analysis of phytoplankton

Product details

  • No. of pages: 580
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: May 17, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128174975
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128174982

About the Editors

Surya Meena

Dr. Surya Nandan Meena is currently a postdoctoral research scientist at Department of Chemistry, Savitribai Phule Pune University, India. Presently he is a DSKPDF Awardee from the University Grants Commission, Government of India (UGC), GOI. Earlier Dr. Meena has secured the National Postdoctoral Fellowship through DST, GOI and served the National Institute of Oceanography Goa as a Postdoctoral research fellow for two years. Dr. Meena has secured Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), and Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) GOI and pursued his Ph.D. in Biotechnology from the Department of Biotechnology, Goa University, India. He has pursued his MSc (Agri) Plant Biotechnology from University of Agriculture Sciences Dharwad, India and BSc (Agri) Hons from the Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology Udaipur, India. Dr. Meena has more than 5 years of research experience in natural products Chemistry resulted in more than 7 peer reviewed research papers in international journals and 2 book chapters. He has good insight and analytical mind in natural product chemistry, expertise in drug screening, biochemical, and cell-based assay development, which has resulted in the full characterization of an anticancer and a novel antidiabetic compound. Till now, Dr. Meena has attended more than 6 national and international conferences, 5 workshops/training programs. He has received the best poster and best research paper appreciation award during the national conference. Recently Dr. Meena has served as a chief editor of a book titled “Advances in Biological Science Research-A Practical Approach” published in Academic Press-Elsevier, consisting more than 60 authors (professors, scientists, postdoc fellows) from three different countries (UK, UAE, India). Dr. Meena regularly serving duty of a reviewer for several international peer-reviewed journals such as Chemosphere, Environmental pollution etc. and till now successfully reviewed several research articles/ review papers.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemistry, Savitribai Phule Pune University, India

Milind Naik

Milind Naik has a PhD in Microbiology and is presently working as Assistant Professor in Department of Microbiology at Goa University on the UGC- sponsored Microbiology (M.Sc.) innovative programme-Teaching and Research in Interdisciplinary and emerging areas. His research interests are applied microbiology, Environmental Microbiology, Marine Microbiology, Microbial genetics, Nanobiotechnology, Quorum sensing.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Microbiology, Gao University, Gao, India

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