Advances in Applied Microbiology: Volume 75

Advances in Applied Microbiology: Volume 75

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Published since 1959, Advances in Applied Microbiology continues to be one of the most widely read and authoritative review sources in microbiology.

The series contains comprehensive reviews of the most current research in applied microbiology. Recent areas covered include bacterial diversity in the human gut, protozoan grazing of freshwater biofilms, metals in yeast fermentation processes and the interpretation of host-pathogen dialogue through microarrays.

Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics, including Archaea and sick building syndrome. Impact factor for 2009: 1.860.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 172 pages
  • 152 x 232 x 16mm | 430.91g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0123870461
  • 9780123870469

Table of contents

Myxobacterial Vesicles

I. Introduction
II. Outer Membrane Vesicles
III. Myxobacteria
IV. Myxobacterial Vesicles
V. Concluding Remarks

Diversity, Structure, and Size of N2O-Producing Microbial Communities in Soils-What Matters for Their Functioning?

I. Introduction
II. Global Importance of N2O Emissions
III. Processes Leading to N2O Production
IV. Exploring Ammonia Oxidizer and Denitrifier Communities in Soil
V. Importance of Diversity, Structure, and Size of Nitrifier and Denitrifier Communities for N2O Production in Soil
VI. Conclusion

Solar-Driven Hydrogen Production in Green Algae

I. Introduction
II. Biophotolytic H2 Production
III. H2 Production in Green Algae
IV. Improving H2 Production in C. reinhardtii
V. Engineering Challenges: Photobioreactors
VI. Conclusions and Future Prospects

Mucosal Biofilm Communities in the Human Intestinal Tract

I. Introduction
II. Colonization of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
III. Mucosal-Associated Populations in the Large Bowel
IV. Alterations in Intestinal Mucosal Communities in IBD
V. Therapeutic Manipulation of Mucosal Biofilm Communities
VI. Modeling Studies
VII. Conclusions
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Review quote

Praise for the series: "No laboratory scientist, field worker or technical administrator can afford to pass it up." --ASM News "The topics are well supported by an extensive bibliography and provide a rich source of current information." --Biopharm
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About Sima Sariaslani

Sima Sariaslani - PhD in microbial Biochemistry - UK Professor of microbiology/biochemistry - Iran Research at Univ. of Calif, Riverside - US Research at Univ. of Iowa - US Research at DuPont Central Research and Development - US Intellectual property - DuPont - US
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