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  • Genetic Engineering of Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation and Conservation of Fixed Nitrogenby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    I. Introduction.- Prefatory Chapter: Enhancing Biological Production of Ammonia From Atmospheric Nitrogen and Soil Nitrate.- Support of Problem Focused Nitrogen Fixation Research at the National Science Foundation.- Biological Nitrogen Fixation Research at the University of California, Davis.- II. Genetics and Regulation of Nitrogen Fixation.- A. Molecular... more...

  • Biodegradative Bacteriaby

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Molecular Breeding and Genetics of Applied Microorganismsby Kenji Sakaguchi; Masanori Okanishi

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

    Molecular Breeding and Genetics of Applied Microorganisms provides expert reviews on the developments in the field of applied microbiology in Japan. The book presents areas where further progress in applied microbiology is possible. Articles on these possibilities such as the use of recombinant DNA techniques to link fragments of DNA from unrelated... more...

  • Biology of the Rhizobiaceaeby Kenneth L. Giles; Alan G. Atherly

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Biology of the Rhizobiaceae covers the genetics, molecular biology, agricultural, and morphological aspects of the rhizobia. The book discusses the taxonomy and identification of the Rhizobiaceae; the biology of Agrobacterium tumefaciens and the specific events in the disease cycle of crown gall; and the agricultural control of Agrobacterium tumefaciens.... more...