Our Permissions Policy
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Authors of chapters and articles published in Caister Academic Press books or journals retain the right to use their material in full or in part to prepare other derivative works provided full reference is made to the original source; as this is a retained right no further permission is necessary.
Caister Academic Press also permits anyone to reproduce figures and tables from our books and journals provided (1) Caister Academic Press owns the copyright (2) permission is also obtained from the original authors and (3) full reference is made to the original source. Permission is also granted to anyone wanting to reproduce or republish abstracts of chapters or articles. In these cases you do not need to request further permission from Caister Academic Press.
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We grant libraries and individuals permission to make photocopies of copyrighted materials from journals and books published by Caister Academic Press, Horizon Scientific Press, or Horizon Bioscience for academic use provided appropriate payment is made. This permission is for you to make single copies of individual pages, articles or chapters. The photocopied material may not be scanned, transmitted by email, ftp, web, internet, or any other means electronic or otherwise.
Note that this is permission to make a single copy and IS NOT permission to publish or reprint any material in another book, journal, or other publication.
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- Microbial Ecology
- Plant-Microbe Interactions in the Rhizosphere
- Porcine Viruses
- Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering
- Viruses of Microorganisms
- Protozoan Parasitism
- Genes, Genetics and Transgenics for Virus Resistance in Plants
- DNA Tumour Viruses
- Pathogenic Escherichia coli
- Postgraduate Handbook
- Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites
- Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
- Illustrated Dictionary of Parasitology in the Post-Genomic Era
- Next-generation Sequencing and Bioinformatics for Plant Science
- The CRISPR/Cas System
- Brewing Microbiology
- Brain-eating Amoebae
- Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus
- Microbial Biodegradation
- MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry in Microbiology