Caister Academic Press

Microbial Biofilms

Arindam Mitra presents a new book on Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Practical Implications
This concise volume is written by highly qualified scientists working on various aspects of biofilms. Under the expert guidance of the editor, respected leaders in their fields present detailed reviews of various aspects of biofilms with a focus on mechanisms of biofilm formation, techniques to study microbial biofilms and applications of biofilms. The book is topical and up-to-date in terms of content and developments in the field. Topics of note include: formation and development of biofilms, novel techniques to study biofilms, biofilm formation in clinical situations, host immune response, application of biofilms in electricity generation, wastewater treatment and bioremediation. Aimed at research scientists, advanced students and other professionals, this informative and up-to-date book is an invaluable and timely review on current research in biofilms and is an essential acquisition for anyone involved in this area of biology read more ...
Edited by: Arindam Mitra
Informative and up-to-date, this book is an invaluable and timely review on current research in biofilms and is an essential acquisition for anyone involved in this area.