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The CRISPR/Cas System book available now

The new book on The CRISPR/Cas System edited by Muhammad Jamal is available now read more ...
The CRISPR/Cas System: Emerging Technology and Application
Edited by: Muhammad Jamal
A useful and timely review of the applications of the CRISPR/Cas system across diverse fields and a discussion of novel avenues of research.

Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System

Pedro Escoll presents a new book on Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Topics include: the seven most important bacterial secretion systems; within-host envelope remodelling; subversion of macrophages; pathogen manipulation of host autophagy; mechanisms involved in sensing and restriction of bacterial replication; mechanisms of evasion by Salmonella; evasion strategies of mycobacteria; and role of Cyclic di-GMP in virulence and evasion of plant immune systems. This text is essential reading for everyone involved in bacterial pathogenesis research and an invaluable reference work for those working in fields as diverse as medicine, biotechnology, agriculture, food and industry. A recommended acquisition for all microbiology laboratories read more ...
Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Edited by: Pedro Escoll
Expert authors critically review selected important topics in this exciting field. A valuable resource.

Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus review

Excerpt from a book review of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus: Current Research and Emerging Trends
"a wealth of knowledge and research from recent and historical timeframes is merged together in 18 chapters for easy reference ... this book stand(s) out from other textbooks ... I recommend this book as an important comprehensive review reference for anyone involved in FMDV research, control, and outbreak planning." from JAVMA read more ...
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Francisco Sobrino and Esteban Domingo
Essential scientific background, comprehensive, interdisciplinary and up-to-date information on basic research and FMD control.

Staphylococcus review

Excerpt from a book review of Staphylococcus: Genetics and Physiology
"This book exceeds the publisher's stated goal of providing a timely overview of staphylococcal research and is clearly essential reading for scientists working with staphylococci. The editor has done a masterful job of creating a book that flows beautifully with chapters that are engaging as standalone works or as integrated parts of the book as a whole." from JAVMA read more ...
Staphylococcus: Genetics and Physiology
Edited by: Greg A. Somerville
"The editor has done a masterful job" (JAVMA)

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)
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