Caister Academic Press

2011 Books

Our high level microbiology and molecular biology books bring together expert international authors under the skilled editorship of leading scientists to produce state-of-the-art compendiums of current research. Aimed at the research scientist, graduate student, medical reseacher and other professionals, these books are highly recommended for all microbiology and molecular biology laboratories. Every microbiology, molecular biology and bioscience library should have a copy of each of our books.
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Bunyaviridae: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: Alexander Plyusnin and Richard M. Elliott   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-90-5, £159, $319
Up-to-date reviews of current research in the field of Bunyaviridae molecular and cellular biology read more ...
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Emerging Trends in Antibacterial Discovery: Answering the Call to Arms
Edited by: Alita A. Miller and Paul F. Miller   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-89-9, £180, $360
"a comprehensive survey" (BIOspektrum); "a valuable resource for scientists" (Doodys); "I highly recommend that you add this to your shelves" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
Epigenetics: A Reference Manual
Edited by: Jeffrey M. Craig and Nicholas C. Wong   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-88-2, £180, $360
"a key information resource" (EpiGenie); "an outstanding resource" (Quart. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
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Metagenomics: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Diana Marco   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-87-5, £159, $319
"consistent coverage" (BookNews); "a valuable reference book" (Microbiol. Today); "state-of-the art information" (IMA Fungus); "an in-depth analysis" (Future Micro.) read more ...
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Nitrogen Cycling in Bacteria: Molecular Analysis
Edited by: James W. B. Moir   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-86-8, £159, $319
"a snapshot of the current understanding" (Book News); "strongly recommended" (Microbiol. Today); "a major reference for many years to come" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
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The Biology of Paramyxoviruses
Edited by: Siba K. Samal   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-85-1, £180, $360
"up-to-date" (Book News); "very comprehensive" (Doodys); "an encyclopedic reference" (Q. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
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Helicobacter pylori
Edited by: Lyudmila Boyanova   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-84-4, £159, $319
"up-to-date" (Book News); "a well organized book" (Doodys) read more ...
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Microbial Bioremediation of Non-metals: Current Research
Edited by: Anna-Irini Koukkou   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-83-7, £159, $319
An essential reference resource for everyone interested in the bioremediation of organic pollutants read more ...
Lactic Acid Bacteria and Bifidobacteria: Current Progress in Advanced Research
Edited by: Kenji Sonomoto and Atsushi Yokota   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-82-0, £159, $319
"cutting-edge" (Food Sci. Technol. Abstr); "high scientific quality and timeliness" (Biospektrum); "compact and excellent book" (Microbiol. Today); "written very clearly" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
Viruses and Interferon: Current Research
Edited by: Karen Mossman   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-81-3, £159, $319
"a series of thorough reviews" (ISICR Newsletter) read more ...
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Essentials of Veterinary Parasitology
Edited by: Hany M. Elsheikha and Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-80-6, 978-1-904455-79-0, £99, $169
"excellent, accurate and up to date ... an essential tool" (Aus. Vet. J.); "an indispensable acquisition" (Acta Partasitologica); "it is worth buying" (Vet. Para.); "Students will love this book" (VIN) read more ...
Hepatitis C: Antiviral Drug Discovery and Development
Edited by: Seng-Lai Tan and Yupeng He   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-78-3, £180, $360
"highly recommended" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.); "a thorough review" (Doodys); "in-depth information" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Streptomyces: Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
Edited by: Paul Dyson   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-77-6, £159, $319
"a must-read" (David A. Hopwood, John Innes Centre, UK); "a major reference" (Doodys); "comprehensive, up-to-date" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Alphaherpesviruses: Molecular Virology
Edited by: Sandra K. Weller   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-76-9, £180, $360
"a valuable resource and highly recommended" (BMTW); "insightful reading" (Antiviral Therapy) read more ...
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Recent Advances in Plant Virology
Edited by: Carole Caranta, Miguel A. Aranda, Mark Tepfer and J.J. Lopez-Moya   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-75-2, £180, $360
"well-written and on the cutting edge of research" (Microbiol. Today); "a valuable source" (J Plant Phys) read more ...
Vaccine Design: Innovative Approaches and Novel Strategies
Edited by: Rino Rappuoli and Fabio Bagnoli   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-74-5, £180, $360
"valuable information" (Doodys); "high-quality illustrations" (Ref. Res. Book News); "recommended" (Microbiol. Today); "essential reading" (Arch. Virol.); "a valuable addition to the field" (CID); "a comprehensive update" (Med. Sci. Books) read more ...
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Salmonella: From Genome to Function
Edited by: Steffen Porwollik   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-73-8, £159, $319
"a valuable resource" (Doodys); "recommended reading" (Food Sci. Technol. Abstr.); "indispensable" (Microbiol. Today); "a wide and exciting range of topics" (Biospektrum); "great overviews and insights" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
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PCR Troubleshooting and Optimization: The Essential Guide
Edited by: Suzanne Kennedy and Nick Oswald   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-72-1, £159, $319
"an essential book ... a valuable tool to all those interested in PCR" (Doodys); "an essential guide" Aus. J. Med. Sci read more ...
Environmental Microbiology: Current Technology and Water Applications
Edited by: Keya Sen and Nicholas J. Ashbolt   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-70-7, £159, $319
"very helpful to researchers" (SciTech Book News); "a valuable resource for many years to come" (Microbiol. Today); "comprehensive and useful" (Quar. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
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