Advances in Microbial Physiology is one of the most successful and prestigious series from Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier. It publishes topical and important reviews, interpreting physiology to include all material that contributes to our understanding of how microorganisms and their component parts work. First published in 1967, it is now in its 55th volume. The Editors have always striven to interpret microbial physiology in the broadest context and have never restricted the contents to “traditional” views of whole cell physiology. Now edited by Professor Robert Poole, University of Sheffield, Advances in Microbial Physiology continues to be an influential and very well reviewed series.

Key Features

* 2007 impact factor of 4.9, placing it 13th in the highly competitive category of microbiology * Contributions by leading international scientists * The latest research in microbial physiology


Microbiologists, biochemists, biotechnologists, those interested in physiology, microbial biochemistry and its applications

Table of Contents

  1. Ammonia Oxidizing Archaea – Genomes, Physiology and Ecology
  2. Christa Schleper, Graeme W. Nicol

  3. Reductive stress in microbes: implications for understanding Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease and persistence
  4. Aisha Farhana, Loni Guidry, Anup Srivastava, Amit Singh, Mary K. Hondalus, and Adrie J.C. Steyn

  5. Regulation of CtsR activity in low GC, Gram+ bacteria

Alexander K.W. Elsholz, Ulf Gerth and Michael Hecker


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"This series has consistently presented a well balanced account of progress in microbial physiology...invaluable for teaching purposes."--American Scientist