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Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era review

Excerpt from a book review of Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era
"specialists in the field should definitely take a look at the book" from Biospektrum (2017) 23: 107-108 read more ...
Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Ronald P. de Vries, Isabelle Benoit Gelber and Mikael Rørdam Andersen
"new and well-presented book" (IMA Fungus)

Arboviruses review

Excerpt from a book review of Arboviruses: Molecular Biology, Evolution and Control
"Leaders in the field, such as Marco Vignuzzi, Richard Kuhn and Goro Kuno, present chapters on basic and applied aspects of arbovirus biology on topics ranging from taxonomy, pathogenesis, vaccines and antivirals to the ability to generate genetically modified mosquitos ... this book would suit any audience." from Microbiology Today read more ...
Arboviruses: Molecular Biology, Evolution and Control
Edited by: Nikos Vasilakis and Duane J. Gubler
"a thorough and compelling review ... an outstanding book ... highly recommended" (Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.); "high standard ... extremely timely ... a must-have book" (Vaccine)

The Bacteriocins review

Excerpt from a book review of The Bacteriocins: Current Knowledge and Future Prospects
"This excellent book summarises the current state of play as regards our understanding of a wide range of bacteriocin biology ... explores current efforts to develop bacteriocins as alternatives to traditional small molecule antibiotics ... neatly summarises our current understanding of the molecular basis of bacteriocin selectivity and potency at the molecular level, our understanding of bacteriocin ecology and evolution, and how this information is currently being used to develop bacteriocins as useful therapeutics. This book will therefore be of interest to anyone interested in the future development of antibiotics." from Microbiology Today read more ...
The Bacteriocins: Current Knowledge and Future Prospects
Edited by: Robert L. Dorit, Sandra M. Roy and Margaret A. Riley
"a comprehensive survey" (ASM: Small Things Considered); "an abundance of information" (BioSpektrum)

Microbial Biodegradation review

Excerpt from a book review of Microbial Biodegradation: From Omics to Function and Application
"This book is a timely and well-written contribution to this subject area. It presents in a clear framework ... the latest advances ... Undergraduate students will find the introductory chapters easy to follow and provide a good starting point on the current state-of-the-art research in the field of omics related to microbial biodegradation. Postgraduate and more seasoned researchers will benefit from the thorough reviews ... The quality of the content of this book is very high; it will be a valuable companion to both early and established researchers." from Microbiology Today read more ...
Microbial Biodegradation: From Omics to Function and Application
Edited by: Jerzy Długoński
Topics range from the genomics, metagenomics and metatranscriptomics of biodegradation to examples of the applications of recent research.

Bacillus book available now

The new book on Bacillus edited by Peter L. Graumann is available now read more ...
Bacillus: Cellular and Molecular Biology (Third edition)
Edited by: Peter L. Graumann
Revised, updated and expanded with two new chapters on motility and nucleotide regulation, the third edition of this authoritative reference work provides up-to-date reviews on current Bacillus research.

Conference: Pharmaceutical Microbiology USA

Pharmaceutical Microbiology USA

June 8-9, 2017. San Diego, USA

Further information Pharmaceutical Microbiology USA follows from the success of Pharmaceutical Microbiology UK and addresses the hot topics of the industry such as RMM, low endotoxin recovery, risk assessment and many more. The event will include presentations from both regulatory and industry experts sharing recent case studies and developing trends in the field of pharmaceutical microbiology read more ...

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