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  • Enterobacter Sakazakii and Salmonella in Powdered Infant Formula. by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2006; US$ 26.10

    Following the analysis of new and additional information and the development of a more extensive risk assessment on E. sakazakii in powdered infant formula, this volume aims to provide the most up-to-date information on these microorganisms, the risk associated with their presence in powdered infant formula and scientific advice to facilitate the management... more...

  • Nitrogen Fixationby T. Finan; M.R. O'Brian; D.B. Layzell; J.K. Vessey; W. Newton

    CABI 2002; US$ 175.00

    This volume presents the proceedings of the 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, held in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, in July 2001. It covers molecular and biochemical aspects, plant genomics, stresses and factors limiting nitrogen fixation, and applied aspects. more...

  • Inclusions in Prokaryotesby Jessup M. Shively

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 319.00

    The new series "Microbiology Monographs" begins with two volumes on intracellular components in prokaryotes. In this first volume, "Inclusions in Prokaryotes", the components, labeled inclusions, are defined as discrete bodies resulting from synthesis of a metabolic product. Research on the biosynthesis and reutilization of the accumulated materials... more...

  • Complex Intracellular Structures in Prokaryotesby Jessup M. Shively

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 319.00

    The new series "Microbiology Monographs" begins with two volumes on intracellular components in prokaryotes. In this second volume, "Complex Intracellular Structures in Prokaryotes", the components, labeled complex intracellular structures, encompass a multitude of important cellular functions. Continuing and newly initiated research will provide... more...

  • Genomes and Genomics of Nitrogen-fixing Organismsby Rafael Palacios; William E. Newton

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 309.00

    This book is the self-contained third volume of a comprehensive series on nitrogen fixation. It presents the state-of-the-art in regards to genomic sciences applied to nitrogen-fixation research. The advent of genomic sciences represents a new era for biology. The classic paradigm based on the gene has now changed to a paradigm that is based on the... more...

  • The Bacteria: Their Origin, Structure, Function and Antibiosisby Arthur L. Koch

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 99.00

    This book may seem like three or four books even though the main - cus is on a specialized topic?the bacterial cell wall. Its job is to formulate the innovations that caused life to initiate on earth, those that caused cell physiology to develop without diversity developing, those that allowed the murein walls of the cells to arise, those that led... more...

  • Sulphate-Reducing Bacteriaby Larry L. Barton; W. Allan Hamilton

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 72.00

    International experts summarise the metabolic and environmental activities of the sulphate-reducing bacteria. more...

  • Advances in Microbial Physiologyby Robert K. Poole

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 190.00

    Advances in Microbial Physiology is one of the most successful and prestigious series from Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier. It publishes topical and important reviews, interpreting physiology to include all material that contributes to our understanding of how microorganisms and their component parts work. First published in 1967, the editors... more...

  • Microcosmby Carl Zimmer

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.00

    SIGNATURE I GAZE OUT A WINDOW, a clear, puck-shaped box in my hand. Life fills my view: fescue and clover spreading out across the yard, rose of Sharon holding out leaves to catch sunlight and flowers to lure bumblebees. An orange cat lurks under a lilac bush, gazing up at an oblivious goldfinch. Snowy egrets and seagulls fly overhead. Stinkhorns... more...

  • Nitrogen-fixing Actinorhizal Symbiosesby Katharina Pawlowski; William E. Newton

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 299.00

    This fascinating study is the complete state of the art on actinorhizal symbioses. The self-contained sixth volume of a comprehensive series on nitrogen fixation, it includes chapters that deal with all aspects of this symbiosis between actinorhizal plants and nitrogen-fixing bacteria. more...