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  • Spore Research 1976 V1by A.N. Barker

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Spore Research 1976, Volume I presents most of the papers reported at the meeting of British Spore Group held at the University of Leeds in December 1975. Divided into 25 chapters, this volume begins by explaining the metabolic control of sporulation. It then talks about the structure, form, and function of peptidoglycans; the biological significance... more...

  • Biochemistry of Thermophilyby S. Marvin Friedman

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Biochemistry of Thermophily covers the proceedings of a seminar held under the auspices of the U.S.-Japan Cooperative Science Program at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii on June 22-24, 1977. This seminar focuses on biochemistry of thermophilic microorganisms. It presents an achievement in the complex field of thermophiles and their unique properties.... more...

  • Genetic Engineering of Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation and Conservation of Fixed Nitrogenby J. M. Lyons

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    The present volume developed from a symposium entitled "Enhancing Biological Production of Ammonia From Atmospheric Nitrogen and Soil Nitrate" that was held at Lake Tahoe, California in June, 1980. The meeting was supported by the National Science Foundation, Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences and by the College of Agricultural and Environmental... more...

  • Biodegradative Bacteriaby Hideaki Nojiri; Masataka Tsuda; Masao Fukuda; Yoichi Kamagata

    Springer Japan 2013; US$ 209.00

    Biodegradative Bacteria highlights the novel nature of bacterial cell functions in the field of biodegradation by putting them into three parts: (1) Genetic and genomic systems, (2) Degradative enzyme systems, and (3) Bacterial behavior in natural environmental systems. The first part of the book includes cell functions as degradative machinery,... more...

  • Bacteriocins of Lactic Acid Bacteriaby Dallas G. Hoover; Larry R. Steenson

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Bacteriocins of Lactic Acid Bacteria is based on the 1990 Annual Meeting of the Institute of Food Technologists held in Dallas, Texas. It describes a number of well-characterized bacteriocins and, where possible, discusses practical applications for those that have been defined thus far from the lactic acid bacteria. The book begins with an introductory... more...

  • Microbial Iron Metabolismby J. B. Neilands

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Microbial Iron Metabolism: A Comprehensive Treatise provides a comprehensive treatment of microbial iron metabolism. It aims to contribute to an increased understanding of the path of iron in microbial species and, eventually, in the plant and animal. The book is organized into five parts. Part I describes some features of iron and its function in... more...

  • Ion Transport in Prokaryotesby Barry P. Rosen; Simon Silver

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Ion Transport in Prokaryotes provides an advance treatise on ion transport and prokaryotic organisms. This book is divided into three main topics-cation transport systems, anion transport systems, and plasmid-encoded transport systems. This compilation specifically discusses the proton transport and proton-motive force in prokaryotic cells, potassium... more...

  • Bacterial Metabolismby H. W. Doelle

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Bacterial Metabolism focuses on metabolic events that occur in microorganisms, as well as photosynthesis, oxidation, polysaccharide formation, and homofermentation. The book first discusses the thermodynamics of biological reactions, photosynthesis and photometabolism, and chemosynthesis. Free energy, photosynthesis, enzymes, and terminology in bacterial... more...

  • Bacterial Physiology and Metabolismby J. R. Sokatch

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Bacterial Physiology and Metabolism focuses on research on bacteria, as well as metabolism of carbohydrates, fermentation, and oxidation of acids. The book first offers information on nutrition and growth of bacterial cultures, including requirements for growth, nutritional classification of bacteria, measurement of bacterial growth, and synchronous... more...

  • Biological, Biochemical, and Biomedical Aspects of Actinomycetesby Librado Ortiz-Ortiz; Luis F. Bojalil; Veronica Yakoleff

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Biological, Biochemical, and Biomedical Aspects of Actinomycetes documents the proceedings of the V International Symposium on Actinomycetes Biology held in Oaxtepec, Morelos, Mexico, 16-19 August 1982. This volume contains 45 chapters and opens with a paper on the pathogenesis of Actinomyces israelii. Separate chapters follow on the incidence, etiology,... more...