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Recently Published and Forthcoming Books

The Prion Protein
Edited by: Jörg Tatzelt   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-912530-07-6, £159, $319
Leading scientists in the field have come together to highlight the apparently incongruous activities of different PrP conformers read more ...
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Plant Genomics
Edited by: Hany A. El-Shemy   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-912530-06-9, £159, $319
The latest, up-to-date research, theory and applications of this increasingly important area of science read more ...
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Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities
Edited by: Ludmila Chistoserdova   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-912530-04-5. Ebook: 978-1-912530-05-2, £199, $329
This comprehensive volume is a compilation of articles, some written by established scientists, others by young and upcoming methylotrophy researchers read more ...
Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other Omics
Edited by: Diana Marco   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-912530-02-1. Ebook: 978-1-912530-03-8, £199, $329
Selected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecology read more ...
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Plant-Microbe Interactions in the Rhizosphere
Edited by: Adam Schikora   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-912530-00-7. Ebook: 978-1-912530-01-4, £159, $319
"recommended for anyone involved in plant science or environmental microbiology" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ...
Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research (Second Edition)
Edited by: Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi Onodera   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-910190-95-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-96-8, £159, $319
Essential reading for everyone working with prions from the PhD student to the experienced scientist read more ...
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Microbiota: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Takashi Matsumoto and Yoshio Yamaoka,   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-910190-93-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-94-4, £159, $319
Essential reading for everyone working with human microbiota, probiotics and prebiotics read more ...
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Porcine Viruses: From Pathogenesis to Strategies for Control
Edited by: Hovakim Zakaryan   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-910190-91-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-92-0, £159, $319
A comprehensive review of the current knowledge written by prominent scientists read more ...
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Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering
Edited by: Sandra M. Ruzal   Published: 2019
Book: 978-1-910190-89-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-90-6, £159, $319
"the most relevant aspects of the more than 200 recognized species of the Lactobacillus genus" (ProtoView) read more ...
Cyanobacteria: Signaling and Regulation Systems
Author: Dmitry A. Los   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-87-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-88-3, £159, $319
Essential for anyone with an interest in cyanobacteria, stress responses, photosynthesis, nitrogen fixation and biotechnology read more ...
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Viruses of Microorganisms
Edited by: Paul Hyman and Stephen T. Abedon   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-85-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-86-9, £199, $400
In this multi-authored volume, international experts review the genomics, ecology, comparative biology and biotechnological applications of these fascinating viruses read more ...
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Protozoan Parasitism: From Omics to Prevention and Control
Edited by: Luis Miguel de Pablos Torró and Jacob-Lorenzo Morales   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-83-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-84-5, £159, $319
Expert international authors review the current hot-topics in this area to provide an up-to-date overview. Essential reading! read more ...
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Genes, Genetics and Transgenics for Virus Resistance in Plants
Edited by: Basavaprabhu L. Patil   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-81-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-82-1, £159, $319
This authoritative book covers a wide range of topics, the breadth of which reflects the diversity of this research area read more ...
DNA Tumour Viruses: Virology, Pathogenesis and Vaccines
Edited by: Sally Roberts   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-79-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-80-7, £159, $319
A must-read book for anyone with an interest in viral tumourigenesis read more ...
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Pathogenic Escherichia coli: Evolution, Omics, Detection and Control
Edited by: Pina M. Fratamico, Yanhong Liu and Christopher H. Sommers   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-77-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-78-4, £159, $319
A must-read for anyone with an interest in bacterial pathogenesis read more ...
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Postgraduate Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide for PhD and Master's Students and their Supervisors
Author: Aceme Nyika   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-75-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-76-0, £23, $35
Easy-to-read handbook for postgraduate students and their supervisors. Explains complex research concepts and methodologies in simple terms read more ...
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Enteroviruses: Omics, Molecular Biology, and Control
Edited by: William T. Jackson and Carolyn B. Coyne   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-73-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-74-6, £159, $319
"frontiers in the study of the 12 species of the genus" (ProtoView); "the current most important enterovirus research" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ...
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Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites
Edited by: Hemanta K. Majumder   Published: 2018
Book: 978-1-910190-71-5. Ebook: 978-1-910190-72-2, £159, $319
"I would therefore recommend this book" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Edited by: Pedro Escoll   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-69-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-70-8, £159, $319
"The figures are expertly drawn" (SIMB News) read more ...
Illustrated Dictionary of Parasitology in the Post-Genomic Era
Author: Hany M. Elsheikha and Edward L. Jarroll   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-67-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-68-5, £159, $319
"a guide for students, academic staff, medical and veterinarian professionals" (ProtoView); "an extensive and comprehensive glossary of contemporary concepts, terminologies, and vocabulary in modern parasitology" (Doodys); "a pure pleasure to explore and discover" (Epidemiol. Infect.); "highly recommended" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ...