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Bacteria

  • Direct Methane to Methanolby Vladimir Arutyunov

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 199.95

    Direct Methane to Methanol: Foundations and Prospects of the Process offers a state-of-the-art account of one of the most interesting and potentially commercial technologies for direct conversion of natural gas into valuable chemicals. The book thoroughly explains the complex and unusual chemistry of the process, as well as possible applications... more...

  • Cyanobacteriaby Naveen K. Sharma; Ashawani K. Rai; Lucas J. Stal

    Wiley 2013; US$ 148.50

    Written by leading experts in the field, Cyanobacteria: An Economic Perspective is a comprehensive edited volume covering all areas of an important field and its application to energy, medicine and agriculture. Issues related to environment, food and energy have presented serious challenge to the stability of nation-states. Increasing global population,... more...

  • Role of Proteases in Cellular Dysfunctionby Sajal Chakraborti; Naranjan S. Dhalla

    Springer 2013; US$ 239.00

    It is now well known that proteases are found everywhere, in viruses and bacteria as well as in all human, animal and plant cells, and play a role in a variety of biological functions ranging from digestion, fertilization, development to senescence and death. Under physiological conditions the ability of proteases is regulated by endogenous inhibitors.... more...

  • The Ethics and Economics of Agrifood Competitionby Jr. Harvey S. James

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This edited volume presents ethical and economic analyses of agrifood competition. By systematically examining fairness and openness in agricultural markets, it seeks to answer the question of whether there is adequate competition in the agrifood industry and whether the system is fair to all participants. It outlines ethical and economic principles... more...

  • Advances in Microbial Physiologyby Robert K. Poole

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 179.00

    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, it is... more...

  • Stress Biology of Cyanobacteriaby Ashish Kumar Srivastava

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 159.95

    A significant component of many different ecosystems, cyanobacteria occupy almost every niche of the earth, including fresh and salt waters, rice fields, hot springs, arid deserts, and polar regions. Cyanobacteria, along with algae, produce nearly half the global oxygen, making assessment of their ecophysiologies important for understanding climate... more...

  • Bacterial NanoCelluloseby Miguel Gama; Paul Gatenholm; Dieter Klemm

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.95

    Bacterial nanocellulose (BNC) is an emerging nanomaterial with unique properties produced by several species of ubiquitous fermentation bacteria, most importantly Gluconacetobacter xylinus , previously known as Acetobacter xylinum . BNC has been used for a variety of commercial applications including textiles, cosmetics, and food products, and it... more...

  • Systems Biology of Bacteriaby Anil Wipat; Colin Harwood

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 196.00

    Focusing on the systems biology of bacteria and microorganisms, the 39th volume of Methods in Microbiology  investigates the interface between molecular biology, bioinformatics, and modelling and predicting behavior. This cutting-edge research area is of extreme importance to the field and is developing quickly. Written by research experts in... more...

  • Genomics of Cyanobacteriaby Franck Chauvat; Corinne Cassier-Chauvat

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 193.00

    Advances in Botanical Research publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in plant sciences. The series features a wide range of reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology. This thematic volume features reviews on The Genomics of Cyanobacteria.... more...

  • Advances in Understanding the Biology of Halophilic Microorganismsby Russell H. Vreeland

    Springer 2012; US$ 189.00

    This book is designed to be a long term career reference. The chapters present modern procedures. This is a how-to-book with a difference. These chapters: - reveal the background information about working with salt loving organisms, - are loaded with information about how experiments are conducted under high salt, - provide information about analyses... more...