Mechanisms Underlying Microbial Symbiosis - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780081029879

Mechanisms Underlying Microbial Symbiosis, Volume 58

1st Edition

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Serial Volume Editors: Kerry Oliver Jacob Russell
Hardcover ISBN: 9780081029879
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st June 2020
Page Count: 310
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Table of Contents

1. Editorial overview: Mechanisms underlying microbial symbiosis
Kerry Oliver and Jacob A. Russell
2. Symbiotic solutions to nitrogen limitation: diversity, genomics, and integration of nitrogen-provisioning symbioses
Allison Hansen
3. Symbiont mediated degradation of recalcitrant polysaccharides in herbivorous insects
John Wertz
4. Regulation of an insect endosymbiosis
Alexandra C. C. Wilson
5. Host-symbiont specificity in insects: underpinning mechanisms and evolution
Yoshitomo Kikuchi
6. Common themes in intracellular reproductive manipulators of arthropods
Martha Hunter
7. Insect symbionts at the interface of plant-insect interactions
Enric Frago
8. Functions and mechanisms of symbionts of insect disease vectors
Kevin Vogel
9. Offensive symbioses: co-option of viruses by parasitoids
Elisabeth Huguet
10. Symbiont produced allelochemicals used in host defense
Steven Perlman


Description

Mechanisms Underlying Microbial Symbiosis, Volume 58 in the Advances in Insect Physiology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on Mechanisms underlying microbial symbiosis, Symbiotic solutions to nitrogen limitation: diversity, genomics, and integration of nitrogen-provisioning symbioses, Symbiont mediated degradation of recalcitrant polysaccharides in herbivorous insects, Regulation of an insect endosymbiosis, Host-symbiont specificity in insects: underpinning mechanisms and evolution Common themes in intracellular reproductive manipulators of arthropods, Insect symbionts at the interface of plant-insect interactions, and much more.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Advances in Insect Physiology series
  • Updated release includes the latest information on mechanisms of microbial synthesis

Readership

Undergraduates, graduates, academics and researchers in the field of Microbial Symbiosis


Details

No. of pages:
310
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2020
Published:
1st June 2020
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780081029879

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Kerry Oliver Serial Volume Editor

Kerry Oliver is at University of Georgia, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Georgia, USA

Jacob Russell Serial Volume Editor

Jacob A. Russell is at Drexel University, PA, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Drexel University, PA, USA