Caister Academic Press

2009 Books

Our high level microbiology and molecular biology books bring together expert international authors under the skilled editorship of leading scientists to produce state-of-the-art compendiums of current research. Aimed at the research scientist, graduate student, medical reseacher and other professionals, these books are highly recommended for all microbiology and molecular biology laboratories. Every microbiology, molecular biology and bioscience library should have a copy of each of our books.
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ABC Transporters in Microorganisms: Research, Innovation and Value as Targets against Drug Resistance
Edited by: Alicia Ponte-Sucre   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-49-3, £159, $319
"a comprehensive review ... essential and useful" (Webcritics); "well-organized and well-written ... an essential reference" (Doodys); "this book offers valuable resources" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
Pili and Flagella: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Ken Jarrell   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-48-6, £159, $319
"excellent book" (Microbiology Today) "recommended for all microbiology labs" (Int. J. Food. Microbiol.) read more ...
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Lab-on-a-Chip Technology (Vol. 2): Biomolecular Separation and Analysis
Edited by: Keith E. Herold and Avraham Rasooly   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-47-9, £159, $319
"a comprehensive and felicitous compendium" (Drug Research) read more ...
Lab-on-a-Chip Technology (Vol. 1): Fabrication and Microfluidics
Edited by: Keith E. Herold and Avraham Rasooly   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-46-2, £159, $319
"a comprehensive and felicitous compendium" (Drug Research) read more ...
Bacterial Polysaccharides: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Matthias Ullrich   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-45-5, £159, $319
"relevant to applications in medicine, the food industry and renewable energy production" (SciTech Book News) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Polysaccharides.
Microbial Toxins: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Thomas Proft   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-44-8, £159, $319
"timely and inspiring" (Mycological Society) "from leading experts all over the world ... leading-edge research" (SciTech Book News) read more ...
Full information at Microbial Toxins.
Acanthamoeba: Biology and Pathogenesis
Author: Naveed Khan   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-43-1, £159, $319
"a must read for all scientists interested in medical and environmental microbiology" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
Full information at Acanthamoeba.
Bacterial Secreted Proteins: Secretory Mechanisms and Role in Pathogenesis
Edited by: Karl Wooldridge   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-42-4, £159, $319
"well designed book" (Doodys); "broad and in-depth" (Food Sci. Technol. Abs.); "timely ... extensive and valuable resource" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Secreted Proteins.
Lactobacillus Molecular Biology: From Genomics to Probiotics
Edited by: Åsa Ljungh and Torkel Wadström   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-41-7, £159, $319
"an essential reference" (Int. Microbiol.) "a most valuable text" (Microbiol. Today) "very informative" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Mycobacterium: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Tanya Parish and Amanda Brown   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-40-0, £159, $319
"a useful reference" (ACM News); "valuable for all mycobacteriologists" (Microbiology Today) read more ...
Full information at Mycobacterium.
Real-Time PCR: Current Technology and Applications
Edited by: Julie Logan, Kirstin Edwards and Nick Saunders   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-39-4, £159, $319
"a practical handbook" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Clostridia: Molecular Biology in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Holger Brüggemann and Gerhard Gottschalk   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-38-7, £159, $319
Critically reviews the most important aspects of clostridial research, providing the first coherent picture of the organism's molecular and cellular biology in this post-genomic era. A timely review of current research and essential reading for every clostridia researcher, from the PhD student to the experienced scientist read more ...
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Plant Pathogenic Bacteria: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Robert W. Jackson   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-37-0, £159, $319
The most important developments in the field. An invaluable, up-to-date summary of the molecular biology and genomics of plant pathogenic bacteria. A timely review of the current and most topical areas of research read more ...
Full information at Plant Pathogenic Bacteria.
Microbial Production of Biopolymers and Polymer Precursors: Applications and Perspectives
Edited by: Bernd H. A. Rehm   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-36-3, £159, $319
"an excellent up-to date compendium ... strongly recommended" (Clean) read more ...