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Legionellosis Diagnosis and Control in the Genomic Era
Edited by: Jacob Moran-Gilad and Rachel E. Gibbs
This volume covers the epidemiology and ecology of Legionella, diagnosis and treatment of legionellosis and presents reviews of current and emerging concepts and new advances in Legionella research.
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Bacterial Viruses: Exploitation for Biocontrol and Therapeutics
Edited by: Aidan Coffey and Colin Buttimer
Internationally-recognised scientists describe the exploitation of bacterial viruses in diverse areas including applications for biocontrol of undesirable bacteria in human and veterinary medicine, horticulture, aquaculture and food.
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Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Practical Implications
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.
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Astrobiology: Current, Evolving and Emerging Perspectives
Edited by: André Antunes
This informative and up-to-date book is an invaluable review on current research in astrobiology and is an essential acquisition for anyone involved in this cross-disciplinary field.
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Chlamydia Biology: From Genome to Disease
Edited by: Ming Tan, Johannes H. Hegemann and Christine Sütterlin
"The book as a whole is recommended to research students, doctoral students and scientists" (Biospektrum)
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Bats and Viruses: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Eugenia Corrales-Aguilar and Martin Schwemmle
An invaluable reference source for everyone working on bat-borne viruses.
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SUMOylation and Ubiquitination: Current and Emerging Concepts
Edited by: Van G. Wilson
"a comprehensive, in-depth resource ... intensive and technically detailed descriptions of the latest advances ... densely packed with information ... a valuable reference for any laboratory group working in this field" (Doodys)
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Avian Virology: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Siba K. Samal
"a nice introduction to avian virology" (Doodys); "this book is a must-have for anyone whose daily activities require detailed knowledge of the biology, pathogenesis, immune response, prevention, and control of avian viruses" (JAVMA)
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Microbial Exopolysaccharides: Current Research and Developments
Edited by: Özlem Ateş Duru
"of immense value for PhD students, postdoctorate students, microbiologists, and experienced scientists" (Doodys)
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Polymerase Chain Reaction: Theory and Technology
Author: Mark A. Behlke, Kornelia Berghof-Jäger, Tom Brown, et al.
This indispensable manual is a compilation of review articles written by experts in the field of PCR technology.
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Pathogenic Streptococci: From Genomics to Systems Biology and Control
Edited by: Yuqing Li and Xuedong Zhou
Essential reading for everyone working with streptococci from the PhD student to the experienced scientist.
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Insect Molecular Virology: Advances and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Bryony C. Bonning
"essential reading for students and scholars of insect virology" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.)
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Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities
Edited by: Ludmila Chistoserdova
This comprehensive volume is a compilation of articles, some written by established scientists, others by young and upcoming methylotrophy researchers.
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Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research (Second Edition)
Edited by: Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi Onodera
"well written and comprehensive, and any research scientist who studies prion diseases should have this book in their reference library" (JAVMA)
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Microbiota: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Takashi Matsumoto and Yoshio Yamaoka,
"I would recommend this book" (Gut Microbes)
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Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other Omics
Edited by: Diana Marco
"easy to read ... applicable to teaching faculty as well as advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and researchers" (SIMB News); "concise and well written" (Quarterly Rev. Biol.)
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Porcine Viruses: From Pathogenesis to Strategies for Control
Edited by: Hovakim Zakaryan
"This is a well-written book" (Doodys)
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Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering
Edited by: Sandra M. Ruzal
"the most relevant aspects of the more than 200 recognized species of the Lactobacillus genus" (ProtoView); "a useful, concise reference book" (Beneficial Microbes); "a good introduction to the current state of research ... it is a helpful review" (BIOSpektrum)
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Cyanobacteria: Signaling and Regulation Systems
Author: Dmitry A. Los
"a very good summary ... recommended" (Biospektrum)
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Viruses of Microorganisms
Edited by: Paul Hyman and Stephen T. Abedon
In this multi-authored volume, international experts review the genomics, ecology, comparative biology and biotechnological applications of these fascinating viruses.
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