Caister Academic Press

2012 Books

Our high level microbiology and molecular biology books bring together expert international authors under the skilled editorship of leading scientists to produce state-of-the-art compendiums of current research. Aimed at the research scientist, graduate student, medical reseacher and other professionals, these books are highly recommended for all microbiology and molecular biology libraries.
Rhabdoviruses: Molecular Taxonomy, Evolution, Genomics, Ecology, Host-Vector Interactions, Cytopathology and Control
Edited by: Ralf G. Dietzgen and Ivan V. Kuzmin   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-11-9. Ebook: 978-1-912530-42-7
"an excellent resource" (Microbiol. Today); "goes way beyond what can be found in other textbooks" ASM Microbe read more ...
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Horizontal Gene Transfer in Microorganisms
Edited by: M. Pilar Francino   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-10-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-72-0
"a valuable source of ideas, facts and references" (Microbiol. Today); "state of the art information ... up-to-date" (Int. Micro.); "a good overview" (Ecotoxicology) read more ...
Microbial Ecological Theory: Current Perspectives
Edited by: Lesley A. Ogilvie and Penny R. Hirsch   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-09-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-71-3
"thought-provoking ... a useful reference book" (Microbiol. Today); "insightful contributions" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
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Two-Component Systems in Bacteria
Edited by: Roy Gross and Dagmar Beier   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-08-9. Ebook: 978-1-912530-46-5
"a useful addition to any research group" (Microbiol. Today); "I recommend this book to every student and senior scientist" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Foodborne and Waterborne Bacterial Pathogens: Epidemiology, Evolution and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Shah M. Faruque   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-06-5. Ebook: 978-1-912530-39-7
"a wealth of detailed, up-to-date information" (Microbiol. Today); "an excellent foundation" (Clin. Inf. Dis.) read more ...
Yersinia: Systems Biology and Control
Edited by: Elisabeth Carniel and B. Joseph Hinnebusch   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-05-8. Ebook: 978-1-912530-47-2
"a must for Yersinia researchers" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Bacterial Spores: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Ernesto Abel-Santos   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-00-3. Ebook: 978-1-912530-43-4
"well-written and edited" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Stress Response in Microbiology
Edited by: Jose M. Requena   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-04-1. Ebook: 978-1-912530-44-1
"well and sensibly illustrated" (Micro. Today); "well-written and informative" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Bacterial Regulatory Networks
Edited by: Alain A.M. Filloux   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-03-4. Ebook: 978-1-912530-41-0
"a competent and current overview" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Systems Microbiology: Current Topics and Applications
Edited by: Brian D. Robertson and Brendan W. Wren   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-02-7. Ebook: 978-1-912530-45-8
"a valuable resource" (Micro. Today); "wonderful volume" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Quantitative Real-time PCR in Applied Microbiology
Edited by: Martin Filion   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-01-0. Ebook: 978-1-912530-40-3
"useful book ... filled with valuable information" (Doodys); "an outstanding book" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Small DNA Tumour Viruses
Edited by: Kevin Gaston   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-99-8. Ebook: 978-1-912530-38-0
"invaluable for its multiple perspectives and concise summary of a large body of research" (; "a good reference and review" (Doodys); "a very valuable reference" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Bacillus: Cellular and Molecular Biology (Second edition)
Edited by: Peter Graumann   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-97-4. Ebook: 978-1-912530-48-9
"comprehensive" (IFIS); "high quality diagrams and figures" (Doodys); "a thorough reference" (Book News); "carefully edited book" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Gavin Lear and Gillian D. Lewis   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-96-7. Ebook: 978-1-912530-50-2
"a useful update" (Micro. Today); "highly recommended" (Biospektrum); "highly recommended" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Bacterial Glycomics: Current Research, Technology and Applications
Edited by: Christopher W. Reid, Susan M. Twine, and Anne N. Reid   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-95-0. Ebook: 978-1-912530-55-7
"essential" (Doodys); "up-to-date" (IFIS); "an important reference book" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
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Non-coding RNAs and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression: Drivers of Natural Selection
Edited by: Kevin V. Morris   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-94-3. Ebook: 978-1-912530-57-1
"an excellent resource" (Doodys); "a comprehensive review ... a must-have" (Epigenetics) read more ...
Brucella: Molecular Microbiology and Genomics
Edited by: Ignacio López-Goñi and David O'Callaghan   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-93-6. Ebook: 978-1-912530-51-9
"a must-have for anyone interested in Brucella" (J. Vet. Med. Assoc.); "recommended to microbiologists, immunologists, veterinarians, and clinicians" Int. Micro read more ...
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Extremophiles: Microbiology and Biotechnology
Edited by: Roberto Paul Anitori   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-98-1. Ebook: 978-1-912530-54-0
"highlights current areas of research" (IFIS); "a good overview" (Biospektrum); "recommended" (Micro. Today); "essential reading" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Molecular Virology and Control of Flaviviruses
Edited by: Pei-Yong Shi   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-92-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-99-9
"a valuable resource" (Doodys) read more ...
Bacterial Pathogenesis: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms
Edited by: Camille Locht and Michel Simonet   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-91-2. Ebook: 978-1-912530-49-6
"useful to those in many areas of research" (Doodys); "concise overview articles" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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