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Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering

Sandra M. Ruzal presents a new book on Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering
The considerable commercial importance has stimulated a plethora of research projects studying the genomics, molecular biology and metabolic engineering of these bacteria and prompted the need for this concise book which provides a timely overview of the field. Topics covered include: the genomic perspective on niche adaptability; catabolic pathways of complex carbohydrates metabolism; the production of lactate; genetics, biology of the cell envelope and applications of the S-layer proteins; lactobacilli bacteriophage; DNA transfer into Lactobacillus species; recombinant gene expression and genomics of antibiotic resistance in Lactobacillus. read more ...
Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering
Edited by: Sandra M. Ruzal
An invaluable source of information this book is essential reading for everyone working with lactobacilli, LAB and probiotics.

DNA Tumour Viruses book available now

The new book on DNA Tumour Viruses edited by Sally Roberts is available now read more ...
DNA Tumour Viruses: Virology, Pathogenesis and Vaccines
Edited by: Sally Roberts
A must-read book for anyone with an interest in viral tumourigenesis.

Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System review

Excerpt from a book review of Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
"The figures are expertly drawn ... the tables are well organized ... the material and the depth of coverage make this book appropriate for use by researchers, faculty, and graduate students" from SIMB News 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.

Brewing Microbiology review

Excerpt from a book review of Brewing Microbiology: Current Research, Omics and Microbial Ecology
"a must read book ... the chapters come together very nicely providing broad coverage without overlaps ... a very readable, in-depth view of brewing" from SIMB News read more ...
Brewing Microbiology: Current Research, Omics and Microbial Ecology
Edited by: Nicholas A. Bokulich and Charles W. Bamforth
"a valuable information source ... an authoritative overview" (IMA Fungus)

Pathogenic Escherichia coli book available now

The new book on Pathogenic Escherichia coli edited by Pina M. Fratamico, Yanhong Liu and Christopher H. Sommers is available now read more ...
Pathogenic Escherichia coli: Evolution, Omics, Detection and Control
Edited by: Pina M. Fratamico, Yanhong Liu and Christopher H. Sommers
A must-read for anyone with an interest in bacterial pathogenesis.

Enteroviruses review

Excerpt from a book review of Enteroviruses: Omics, Molecular Biology, and Control
"some of the most active frontiers in the study of the 12 species of the genus Enterovirus" from ProtoView read more ...
Enteroviruses: Omics, Molecular Biology, and Control
Edited by: William T. Jackson and Carolyn B. Coyne
A must-read for anyone with an interest in this family of viruses and an important acquisition for all microbiology libraries.
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