Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 51

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Allen I. Laskin, Joan W. Bennett, Geoffrey M. Gadd
Academic Press, Sep 11, 2002 - Science - 268 pages
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Advances in Applied Microbiology offers intensive reviews of the latest techniques and discoveries in this rapidly moving field. The editors are recognized experts and the format is comprehensive and instructive.
  • Covers topics of historical interest
  • Includes a discussion on foodborne pathogens
  • Entire sections devoted to various topics such as genomics, and microbial genetics

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Chapter 1 The Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Lipid Accumulation in Oleaginous Microorganisms
Developments and Perspectives
Chapter 3 Progress of Aspergillus Oryzae Genomics
a case history
Chapter 5 Molecular Biology of the Koji Molds
Chapter 6 Noninvasive Methods for the Investigation of Organisms at Low Oxygen Levels
Chapter 7 The Development of the Penicillin Production Process in Delft The Netherlands During World War II Under Nazi Occupation
Chapter 8 Genomics for Applied Microbiology
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Page 236 - Fields, S. and Song, O. (1989) A novel genetic system to detect protein-protein interactions. Nature 340, 245-246.

About the author (2002)

Professor Gadd holds a personal chair in microbiology at the University of Dundee and is head of the Division of Environmental and Applied Biology in the School of Life Sciences. He is a highly respected researcher and author worldwide. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Biology, the American Academy of Microbiology and the Linnean Society. He received the Charles Thom award in 2004 from the Society for Industrial Microbiology for his outstanding research contribution to the applied microbiologyical sciences.

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