Description

TOPICS COVERED IN THIS VOLUME 1. Metal ion transport in eukaryotic microorganisms: insights from Saccharomyces cerevisiae 2. Iron uptake by fungi: contrasted mechanisms with internal or external reduction 3. Dynamics of metabolism and its interactions with gene expression during sporulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae 4. Carbon and nitrogen metabolism in rhizobium 5. Redundancy of aerobic respiratory chains in bacteria? Routes, reasons and regulations

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Topics covered in this volume: * Metal ion transport in eukaryotic microorganisms: insights from Saccharomyces cerevisiae * Iron uptake by fungi: contrasted mechanisms with internal or external reduction * Dynamics of metabolism and its interactions with gene expression during sporulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae * Carbon and nitrogen metabolism in rhizobium * Redundancy of aerobic respiratory chains in bacteria? Routes, reasons and regulations

Readership

Microbiologists, biochemists, biotechnologists. Of particular interest to those interested in physiology, microbial biochemistry, and its applications.

Table of Contents

G.W. Tannock, The Intestinal Microflora: A Fertile Ground for Microbial Physiologists. D. Eide, Metal Ion Transport in Eukaryotic Microorganisms. D.A. Hodgson, Streptomycete Biology. P. Poole, Carbon Metabolism in Rhizobium R.K Poole and G. Cook, Redundancy of Oxidase Function in Bacteria: Routes, Reasons and Regulation. C.F Thurston, Microbial Cellulases and Ligninases. R. Quivey, Adaptation of Oral Streptococci to low pH. S. Cortassa, J.C. Aon, M.A. Aon, and J. Spencer, Dynamics of Cellular Energetics and Metabolism and their Interactions with the Gene Regulatory Circuitry during Sporulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Details

No. of pages:
304
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2000
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780120277421
Electronic ISBN:
9780080915920

Reviews

@from:Praise for the series @qu:"This series has consistently presented a well-balanced account of progress in microbial physiology... Invaluable for teaching purposes." @source:--AMERICAN SCIENTIST