Caister Academic Press


The production of biofuel from genetically engineered microbes is comprehensively covered in the 2014 review Biofuels from Microbes to Molecules. Written by experts in their field the review covers the production of biogas, biohydrogen, bioethanol and biobutanol from microorganisms such as microalgae, yeast and cyanobacteria read more ...
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We have selected several further reviews that are recommended reading for anyone involved in the biofuel industry:

Note: these ebooks are also available through Ebrary and Ebsco

We also suggest recommended reading for bioinformatics and data analysis.

Biofuels: From Microbes to Molecules
Edited by: Xuefeng Lu
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-45-4 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-63-8 £159, $319
Covers the production of different biofuel molecules, including hydrogen, methane, ethanol, butanol, higher chain alcohols, isoprenoids and fatty acid derivatives, from genetically engineered microbes. read more ...
Full information at Biofuels.
The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria
Edited by: Enrique Flores and Antonia Herrero
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-38-6 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-92-8 £159, $319
"up-to-date information" Book News read more ...
Full information at The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria.
Applications of Molecular Microbiological Methods
Edited by: Torben L. Skovhus, Sean M. Caffrey and Casey R.J. Hubert
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-31-7 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-69-0 £159, $319
Emerging molecular methods that allow the diversity of a microbial community to be surveyed and its functions to be investigated. read more ...
Full information at Applications of Molecular Microbiological Methods.
Neurospora: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Durgadas P. Kasbekar and Kevin McCluskey
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-12-6 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-77-5 £159, $319
"state-of-the-art review" (IMA Fungus); "a pleasure to read ... belongs in every lab that works on fungi and every academic library" (CIMB) read more ...
Full information at Neurospora.
Extremophiles: Microbiology and Biotechnology
Edited by: Roberto Paul Anitori
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-904455-98-1 £159, $319
"highlights current areas of research" (IFIS); "a good overview" (Biospektrum); "recommended" (Micro. Today); "essential reading" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Extremophiles.
Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Gavin Lear and Gillian D. Lewis
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-904455-96-7 £159, $319
"a useful update" (Micro. Today); "highly recommended" (Biospektrum); "highly recommended" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Microbial Biofilms.
Bacterial Glycomics: Current Research, Technology and Applications
Edited by: Christopher W. Reid, Susan M. Twine, and Anne N. Reid
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-904455-95-0 £159, $319
"essential" (Doodys); "up-to-date" (IFIS); "an important reference book" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Glycomics.