Caister Academic Press


The following publications provide advanced information on Neisseria biology.

The most recent publication (July 2014) provides a timely overview of pathogenic Neisseria covering vaccine development, antibiotic resistance, transcriptomics, sRNAs, interactions with neutrophils read more ...
Download ebook

Relevant articles in other publications include:

A review by Yaramah M. Zalucki et al in Microbial Efflux Pumps (Chapter 10) discusses the function and regulation of efflux pumps in Neisseria gonorrhoeae read more ...
Download article

A chapter by Vincent van Dam et al in Bacterial Membranes (Chapter 13) covers the role of Neisseria outer-membrane proteins in adhesion and pathogenesis read more ...
Download article

A review by Jeannette Adu-Bobie et al in Vaccine Design (Chapter 9) is a detailed overview of the serogroup B meningococcus vaccine read more ...

An article by James W. B. Moir et al in Nitrogen Cycling in Bacteria (Chapter 12) covers the processes and consequences of nitrogen cycling by Neisseria species read more ...

An article by Isabel Delany and Kate L. Seib et al in Stress Response in Microbiology (Chapter 3) discusses the oxidative and nitrosative stress responses in Neisseria read more ...

We also recommend the 2010 publication Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis. It is a comprehensive review of the molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis both in Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae read more ...

We recommend these publications for everyone involved in Neisseria research.

Note that the ebooks are also available on and

Pathogenic Neisseria: Genomics, Molecular Biology and Disease Intervention
Edited by: John K. Davies and Charlene M. Kahler
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-47-8 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-61-4 £159, $319
Reviews the most important research on pathogenic Neisseria including: vaccine development; antibiotic resistance; transcriptomics of regulatory networks; etc. read more ...
Full information at Pathogenic Neisseria.
Neisseria: Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis
Edited by: Caroline Genco and Lee Wetzler
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-904455-51-6 £159, $319
"authoritative reviews" (Microbiology Today); "a comprehensive update" (Soc. Microbial Ecology and Disease); "excellent, comprehensive ... valuable and timely ... highly recommended" (Expert Rev. Anti Infect. Ther.) read more ...
Full information at Neisseria.
Bacterial Membranes: Structural and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Han Remaut and Rémi Fronzes
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-27-0 £180, $360. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-91-1 £180, $360
"I highly recommend this book" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Membranes.
Microbial Efflux Pumps: Current Research
Edited by: Edward W. Yu, Qijing Zhang and Melissa H. Brown
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-908230-21-8 £159, $319. Ebook: ISBN 978-1-908230-86-7 £159, $319
"does an excellent job" (JAVMA) read more ...
Full information at Microbial Efflux Pumps.
Vaccine Design: Innovative Approaches and Novel Strategies
Edited by: Rino Rappuoli and Fabio Bagnoli
Hardback: ISBN 978-1-904455-74-5 £180, $360
"valuable information" (Doodys); "high-quality illustrations" (Ref. Res. Book News); "recommended" (Microbiol. Today); "essential reading" (Arch. Virol.); "a valuable addition to the field" (CID); "a comprehensive update" (Med. Sci. Books) read more ...
Full information at Vaccine Design.

Further reading and recommended reviews:

1. Microarrays A review of current microarray applications and technology.

2. Biofuels A report on the production of biofuel using genetically engineered microbes.

3. A guide to data analysis and bioinformatics

4. A guide to omics technology and applications