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  • Bergey Manual of Systematic Bacteriologyby George Garrity

    Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 74.95

    Provides a comprehensive view of the Proteobacteria, the largest prokaryotic phylum. Encompassing 72 families and including descriptions of 425 genera and over 1875 named species, this volume will be subdivided into three sub-volumes. more...

  • Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriologyby Don J. Brenner; Noel R. Krieg; James T. Staley

    Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 339.00

    Presents a comprehensive work in the field of prokaryotic systematics. This book provides information on the phylogeny of the 16S rRNA gene and on the Archaea, Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria. It also provides a comprehensive view of the Proteobacteria, the largest prokaryotic phylum. more...

  • Microorganisms in Soilsby Francois Buscot; Ajit Varma

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 109.00

    Soils would not exist without the complex and heterogeneous activities of microorganisms. For the third volume of Soil Biology, an international board of renowned scientists shed light on the significant role of these organisms. The following key topics are covered: Microorganisms in bioerosion, humification, mineralization and soil aggregation; Microbial... more...

  • Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virusby B.W.J. Mahy

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 239.00

    The seven chapters in this volume provide an account of the present knowledge and understanding of FMD pathogenesis and global epidemiology, the detailed structure of the virus itself and the properties of its RNA genome, the immune response of the host and the state of the art in vaccine production, and the nature of FMD virus. more...

  • Immunology and Immunopathogenesis of Malariaby

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 209.00

    Malaria-specific mortality in young African children have increased, perhaps due to drug resistance, insecticide resistant mosquitoes, poverty, political upheaval, and lack of effective vaccines. Aimed at malariologists, and the broader immunological community, this book addresses vital issues of malarial immunity and immunopathology. more...

  • Inclusions in Prokaryotesby Jessup M. Shively

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 319.00

    Focusing on intracellular components in prokaryotes, this volume defines the components and labelled inclusions as discrete bodies resulting from synthesis of a metabolic product. It provides historical background and comprehensive reviews of eight well-known prokaryotic inclusions. more...

  • Protozoans in Macrophagesby Eric Y. Denkers; Ricardo T. Gazzinelli

    Landes Bioscience 2007; US$ 149.00

    Using as a theme the encounter between protozoan parasites and macrophages, this volume brings together cell biologists, immunologists and protozoologists to review current developments in this broad and dynamic research area. Discussed are ways protozoans establish their intracellular niche, how they activate macrophage effector functions, what these... more...

  • Legionella Pneumophilaby Paul Hoffman; Herman Friedman; Mauro Bendinelli

    Springer 2007; US$ 249.00

    Legionella pneumophila is an emerging human pathogen that resides in natural environments as a parasite. It has been used as a probe for macrophage cellular function, which has led to various discoveries in cellular biology. This volume brings together research on this pathogen. more...

  • Plant Surface Microbiologyby Ajit Varma; Lynette Abbott; Dietrich Werner; Rudiger Hampp

    Springer 2007; US$ 129.00

    Examines the interaction between plants and micro-organisms located on plant surfaces. This title summarizes both the state of knowledge and theories and their possible biotechnological applications. It illustrates the highly complex interactions of microbial communities with plants. more...

  • New Insights in Medical Mycologyby Kevin Kavanagh

    Springer 2007; US$ 259.00

    Although the means of diagnosing and treating fungal infections have improved greatly over the last decade fungi still represent a serious threat to the health of immunocompromised and immunodeficient patients. The aim of this book is to give an in-depth assessment of our current understanding of the Biology of the main fungal pathogens and how they... more...