The Physiology and Biochemistry of Prokaryotes

The Physiology and Biochemistry of Prokaryotes

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This textbook and reference book describes a broad range of topics of interest to microbiologists. These include the structure, physiology, and biochemistry of bacteria, as well as cell-cell signaling, microbial development, and biofilm formation. It is written for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and researchers. Students enthusiastically respond to how the text explains material in a simple, straight-forward manner. A special feature of this text, generally not found in others, is that it is extensively referenced at the end of each chapter with citations from the research literature. In addition, the Notes at the end of each chapter provide extra information on the topics discussed in the chapter for those who wish to dig deeper. Thought-provoking questions which close each chapter will help students learn the material and prepare for exams.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 650 pages
  • 185.4 x 251.5 x 30.5mm | 1,020.59g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 4 halftones, 330 line illus.
  • 0195301684
  • 9780195301687
  • 2,025,149

About Jr. David White

David White is Professor Emeritus of Biology at Indiana University. He has taught numerous courses in the areas of microbiology, biochemistry, human biology, and biology.show more

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