Caister Academic Press

Plant Science Books

Our high level plant science 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 plant science laboratories. Every plant science, microbiology and bioscience library should have a copy of each of the following books.
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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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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 ...
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 ...
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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Next-generation Sequencing and Bioinformatics for Plant Science
Edited by: Vijai Bhadauria   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-65-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-66-1, £159, $319
Review of next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics and applications in plants, in particular crop yield, drought tolerance and disease resistance read more ...
Chloroplasts: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Helmut Kirchhoff   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-47-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-48-7, £159, $319
"a comprehensive guide" (ProtoView); "well and clearly written" (J. Plant Physiol.); "state-of-the-art overviews" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ...
Full information at Chloroplasts.
Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Ronald P. de Vries, Isabelle Benoit Gelber and Mikael Rørdam Andersen   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-39-5. Ebook: 978-1-910190-40-1, £159, $319
"new and well-presented book" (IMA Fungus); "specialists in the field should definitely take a look" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Omics in Plant Disease Resistance
Edited by: Vijai Bhadauria   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-35-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-36-4, £159, $319
"essential reading ... highly recommended" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.); "a panorama of the application of omics approaches" (Q. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
Bacteria-Plant Interactions: Advanced Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Jesús Murillo, Boris A. Vinatzer, Robert W. Jackson and Dawn L. Arnold   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-58-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-00-5, £199, $319
"an up-to-date overview" (Ringgold); "a timely overview ... Essential reading" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.); "excellent all-round information" (BioSpektrum) read more ...
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Omics in Soil Science
Edited by: Paolo Nannipieri, Giacomo Pietramellara and Giancarlo Renella   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-32-4. Ebook: 978-1-908230-94-2, £199, $319
"a recommended reference" (Biotechnol. Agrom. Soc. Environ.); "a must for Soil scientists" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Omics in Soil Science.
Recent Advances in Plant Virology
Edited by: Carole Caranta, Miguel A. Aranda, Mark Tepfer and J.J. Lopez-Moya   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-75-2, £219, $360
"well-written and on the cutting edge of research" (Microbiol. Today); "a valuable source" (J Plant Phys) read more ...