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Recently Published and Forthcoming Books

Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Edited by: Pedro Escoll   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-69-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-70-8, £159, $319
Expert authors critically review selected important topics in this exciting field. A valuable resource read more ...
Illustrated Dictionary of Parasitology in the Post-Genomic Era
Author: Hany M. Elsheikha and Edward L. Jarroll   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-67-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-68-5, £159, $319
An up-to-date illustrated dictionary of the terminology encountered in contemporary parasitology literature read more ...
Next-generation Sequencing and Bioinformatics for Plant Science
Edited by: Vijai Bhadauria   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-65-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-66-1, £159, $319
Review of next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics and applications in plants, in particular crop yield, drought tolerance and disease resistance read more ...
The CRISPR/Cas System: Emerging  Technology and Application
Edited by: Muhammad Jamal   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-63-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-64-7, £159, $319
A useful and timely review of the applications of the CRISPR/Cas system across diverse fields and a discussion of novel avenues of research read more ...
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Brewing Microbiology: Current Research, Omics and Microbial Ecology
Edited by: Nicholas A. Bokulich and Charles W. Bamforth   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-61-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-62-3, £159, $319
Recent discoveries in brewing microbiology with an emphasis on omics techniques and other modern technologies read more ...
Full information at Brewing Microbiology.
Metagenomics: Current Advances and Emerging Concepts
Edited by: Diana Marco   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-59-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-60-9, £99, $149
Cutting-edge and emerging conceptual and methodological tools used in metagenomics read more ...
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Bacillus: Cellular and Molecular Biology (Third edition)
Edited by: Peter L. Graumann   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-57-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-58-6, £199, $299
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 read more ...
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Cyanobacteria: Omics and Manipulation
Edited by: Dmitry A. Los   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-55-5. Ebook: 978-1-910190-56-2, £159, $319
Reviews the most important topics on cyanobacterial omics and manipulation to provide a timely overview of the field read more ...
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Brain-eating Amoebae: Biology and Pathogenesis of Naegleria fowleri
Author: Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui, Ibne Karim M. Ali, Jennifer R. Cope and Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-53-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-54-8, £159, $319
"explains the current knowledge and research" (ProtoView) read more ...
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Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Francisco Sobrino and Esteban Domingo   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-51-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-52-4, £199, $398
"important comprehensive review reference" (JAVMA) read more ...
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Staphylococcus: Genetics and Physiology
Edited by: Greg A. Somerville   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-49-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-50-0, £159, $319
"The editor has done a masterful job" (JAVMA) read more ...
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Chloroplasts: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Helmut Kirchhoff   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-47-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-48-7, £159, $319
"a comprehensive guide" (ProtoView) read more ...
Full information at Chloroplasts.
Microbial Biodegradation: From Omics to Function and Application
Edited by: Jerzy Długoński   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-45-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-46-3, £159, $319
"a valuable companion to both early and established researchers" (Micro. Today) read more ...
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Influenza: Current Research
Edited by: Qinghua Wang and Yizhi Jane Tao   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-43-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-44-9, £159, $319
Highly informative and well referenced, this book is essential reading for everyone with an interest in influenza virus read more ...
Full information at Influenza.
MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry in Microbiology
Edited by: Markus Kostrzewa and Sören Schubert   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-41-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-42-5, £159, $319
Overview of MALDI-TOF MS in key areas of microbiology and the impact of mass spectrometry in diagnostics, food microbiology, environmental microbiology and strain collections read more ...
Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Ronald P. de Vries, Isabelle Benoit Gelber and Mikael Rørdam Andersen   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-39-5. Ebook: 978-1-910190-40-1, £159, $319
"new and well-presented book" (IMA Fungus); "specialists in the field should definitely take a look" (Biospektrum) read more ...
The Bacteriocins: Current Knowledge and Future Prospects
Edited by: Robert L. Dorit, Sandra M. Roy and Margaret A. Riley   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-37-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-38-8, £159, $319
"a comprehensive survey" (ASM: Small Things Considered); "an abundance of information" (BioSpektrum); "excellent book" (Micro. Today) read more ...
Full information at The Bacteriocins.
Omics in Plant Disease Resistance
Edited by: Vijai Bhadauria   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-35-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-36-4, £159, $319
"essential reading ... highly recommended" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.); "a panorama of the application of omics approaches" (Q. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
Acidophiles: Life in Extremely Acidic Environments
Edited by: Raquel Quatrini and D. Barrie Johnson   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-33-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-34-0, £159, $319
"Contributors from a wide range of biological and environmental sciences" (ProtoView); "well documented, well referenced, and easily read" (SIMB News) read more ...
Full information at Acidophiles.
Climate Change and Microbial Ecology: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Jürgen Marxsen   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-31-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-32-6, £159, $319
"impressive" (ASM: Small Things Considered); "written at a high scientific level" (BioSpektrum) read more ...