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Microbiology Books and Molecular Biology Books

Caister Academic Press and Horizon Scientific Press are leading specialist publishers of microbiology books and molecular biology books with a focus on current research, latest technology, new applications and future trends. Founded in 1993 we currently publish around twenty new titles each year comprising review volumes, practical manuals and reference texts for research scientists, postgraduates and bioscience professionals. Our books are multiauthor volumes with internationally renowned authors chosen from a wide range of countries. Our editors and authors are highly respected leaders in the field with worldwide reputations in their specialist area. We aim to produce our books within six to eight months of receiving the manuscripts ensuring the publication of up-to-date, authoritative and cutting-edge volumes. Our range of books includes titles in microbiology, molecular biology, virology, biotechnology and PCR.

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Microbiology Books

Aimed at the research scientist, graduate student, medical reseacher and other professionals, our high level microbiology books bring together expert international authors under the skilled editorship of leading scientists to produce important works on current research, technology and applications.

Molecular Biology Books

Our highly recommended volumes on molecular biology cover the latest technology and research and are invaluable to scientists, graduate students and reseachers in the laboratory.

PCR Books

Our books on the polymerase chain reaction focus on real-time PCR, qPCR, PCR troubleshooting and applications of PCR.