This volume brings together the principle data currently available in the field of protein phosphorylation. It demonstrates the importance of the role played by protein kinases in the developmental processes and also in responses to signals from the environment.
Postgraduates/researchers in plant sciences including botany, plant biochemistry, and plant physiology.
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Université de Paris-Sud, Orsay Cedix, France
Jimmy Walker currently works for the Health Protection Agency as a decontamination specialist in the Biosafety unit at Porton Down, Salisbury (UK) and has over 20 years’ experience in public health microbiology with over 50 peer reviewed manuscripts and is a referee and editor for a number of scientific and peer reviewed journals. He has carried out research on the presence and control of biofilms in a wide range of environments including water systems, dental unit water systems and medical devices, assessed the presence of residual protein on dental instruments and worked on the potential risk of transmission of variant Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease via dental procedures. He has also been involved in assessing the efficacy of disinfectants against Clostridium difficile as well as working with the European Space Agency to investigate a range of low temperature sterilisation technologies for the decontamination of space materials, modules and habitats. In addition Dr Walker has worked with the Department of Health on a range of decontamination projects. Dr Walker is a member of the DH Pseudomonas working group, provides expert advice on Pseudomonas and Legionella in water systems and is currently working with the DH to write the national guidance for the sampling and testing of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in water systems. Dr Walker is also the Secretary of the Central Sterilisation Club.
University of Leeds, U.K.