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  • Advances in Immunologyby Frederick Alt

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 193.00

    Advances in Immunology , a long-established and highly respected publication, presents current developments as well as comprehensive reviews in immunology. Articles address the wide range of topics that comprise immunology, including molecular and cellular activation mechanisms, phylogeny and molecular evolution, and clinical modalities. Edited and... more...

  • The Mechanistic Benefits of Microbial Symbiontsby Christon J. Hurst

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 159.00

    Thisvolume summarizes recent advances in our understanding of the mechanisms that producesuccessful symbiotic partnerships involving microorganisms. It begins with abasic introduction to the nature of and mechanistic benefits derived from symbioticassociations. Taking that backgroundknowledge as the starting point, the next sections include chapters... more...

  • Biocommunication of Ciliatesby Guenther Witzany; Mariusz Nowacki

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This is the first coherentdescription of all levels of communication of ciliates. Ciliates are highlysensitive organisms that actively compete for environmental resources. Theyassess their surroundings, estimate how much energy they need for particular goals,and then realise the optimum variant. They take measures to control certainenvironmental resources.... more...

  • Holding Hands with Bacteriaby Sona ?trbánová

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 54.99

    Thisbiographical brief outlines the remarkable life and career of Britishbiochemist, Marjory Stephenson (1885-1948). In nine concise chapters, ?trbá?ovádescribes Stephenson's scientific accomplishments and sets these against thesocio-political challenges of the time. Stephenson played an important role inthe development of biochemistry and molecular... more...

  • Microbial Biochemistryby Georges N. Cohen

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 239.00

    This bookfocusses on microbial physiology, biochemistry and genetics and provides thereader with detailed information on a number of microbial pathways. Insightinto microbial biochemistry have allowed for the formulation of concepts thathave turned out to be important in the study of higher organisms. In thefirst section, the principles of bacterial... more...

  • Snow Moldby Naoyuki Matsumoto; Tom Hsiang

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book provides biological and agricultural insights into snow mold, a fungal disease affecting land plants observed after the melting of snow. Snow mold fungi can cause significant damage to plant growth both in agriculture and in the natural environment, but the interesting ecology and biology described here will capture the attention of scientists... more...

  • Der Experimentator: Proteinbiochemie/Proteomicsby Hubert Rehm; Thomas Letzel

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 29.99

    Die überarbeitete und aktualisierte 7. Auflage dieses Buches gibt einen Überblick über bewährte und neue Methoden der Proteinbiochemie und Proteomics. Es zeigt Auswege aus experimentellen und strategischen Sackgassen. Zudem weckt es ein Gespür für das richtige Experiment zur richtigen Zeit.  Behandelt werden klassische Verfahren wie Säulenchromatographie,... more...

  • Microbiota of the Human Bodyby Andreas Schwiertz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 189.00

    Microbes can now be found in nearly every niche thehuman body offers. However, the complexity of the microbiota of a given sitedepends on the particular environmental condition thereof. Only microbes whichare able to grow under these conditions, will prevail. Recent publicationsimply that the microorganisms do not only have multiple, critical consequencesfor... more...

  • Host Defense Peptides and Their Potential as Therapeutic Agentsby Richard M. Epand

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book offers an overview of our current understanding of host defense peptides and their potential for clinical applications as well as some of the obstacles to this. The chapters, written by leading experts in the field, detail the number and diversity of host defense peptides, and discuss the therapeutic potential not only of antibacterial,... more...

  • Molecular Detection of Animal Viral Pathogensby Dongyou Liu

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 319.95

    Molecular Detection of Animal Viral Pathogens presents expert summaries on state-of-the-art diagnostic approaches for major animal viral pathogens, with a particular emphasis on identification and differentiation at the molecular level. Written by specialists in related research areas, each chapter provides a concise overview of an individual... more...