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  • Transgenic Microalgae as Green Cell Factoriesby Irun R. Cohen; Abel Lajtha

    Springer 2008; US$ 209.00

    Microalgae have been largely cultured and commercialized as food and feed additives, and their potential as source of high-added value compounds is well known. But, in contrast to the large number of genetically modified bacteria, yeast and even higher plants, only a few species of microalgae have been genetically transformed with efficiency. Initial... more...

  • Schimmelpilzeby Ulrich Kück; Minou Nowrousian; Birgit Hoff; Ines Engh; Jürgen Reiß

    Springer 2009; US$ 39.99

    Schimmelpilze ? nützlich und schädlich zugleich Dieses Buch gibt einen umfassenden Überblick über die guten und schlechten Seiten der Schimmelpilze. Nach einer Definition und Einführung in das Thema ?Schimmelpilze" erörtern die Autoren deren Biologie, Physiologie und Genetik. Weiterhin werden der Einsatz von Schimmelpilzen in der Biotechnologie sowie... more...

  • The Mycota, 5by Holger Deising

    Springer 2009; US$ 319.00

    Presents an overview on mutualistic and pathogenic interactions between fungi and plants. This book offers reviews on fungal lifestyles, mechanisms of their interactions with their host plants, signal perception and transduction, and plant defense responses directed against attack by fungal pathogens. It is suitable for students in microbiology. more...

  • Fungal Biologyby J. W. Deacon

    Wiley 2013; US$ 138.95

    Visit the accompanying website from the author at Fungal Biology is the fully updated new edition of this undergraduate text, covering all major areas of fungal biology and providing insights into many topical areas. Provides insights into many topical areas such as fungal ultrastructure and the mechanisms... more...

  • Seaweeds of Indiaby Bhavanath Jha; C. R. K. Reddy; Mukund C. Thakur; M. Umamaheswara Rao; Michael A. Borowitzka

    Springer 2009; US$ 209.00

    Describes a total of 198 species of marine macroalgae representing all three major groups of Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta and Rhodophyta collected from the Gujarat coast which is well known for its algal abundance and diversity. For easy identification, this title featurers high resolution colour pictures of each species in its natural habitat. more...

  • An Introduction to Phycologyby G. R. South; A. Whittick

    Wiley 2009; US$ 128.95

    This text presents the subject using a systems approach and is therefore a departure from the more commonly employed phyletic approach. Topics covered include classification, cellular and sub-cellular organization, morphology and growth, reproduction and life cycles, evolution, phylogeny, physiology, ecology and the relationship between algae and man.... more...

  • The Moss Physcomitrella patensby Celia Knight; Pierre-Francois Perroud; David Cove

    Wiley 2009; US$ 247.95

    Commencing with a chapter which places Physcomitrella into phylogenetic position, this important publication then covers the following major topics. Population genetics, genome, transcripts and metabolomics, gene targeting, hormones, small RNAs, tip growth, chloroplasts, sporophyte development, desiccation and oxidative stress, sugar metabolism,... more...

  • Sex in Fungiby Joseph Heitman; James W. Kronstad; John W. Taylor

    ASM Press 2007; US$ 169.95

    Studies on the major groups within the fungal kingdom have provided significant and wide-ranging contributions on the molecular bases by which sexual identity and reproduction are defined and controlled. more...

  • Physiology and Geneticsby Timm Anke

    Springer 2009; US$ 319.00

    In the last decade the discipline of mycology has been substantially changed by new research technologies. In particular DNA-based tools for the investigation of fungal taxonomy, signal transduction and regulation, and biosynthetic potential have accelerated advances in mycological knowledge. This volume presents a selection of exciting issues on basic... more...

  • Freshwater Algaeby Edward G. Bellinger; David C. Sigee

    Wiley 2011; US$ 149.95

    Freshwater Algae: Identification and Use as Bioindicators provides a comprehensive guide to temperate freshwater algae, with additional information on key species in relation to environmental characteristics and implications for aquatic management. The book uniquely combines practical material on techniques and water quality management with... more...