Caister Academic Press

2012 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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Rhabdoviruses: Molecular Taxonomy, Evolution, Genomics, Ecology, Host-Vector Interactions, Cytopathology and Control
Edited by: Ralf G. Dietzgen and Ivan V. Kuzmin   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-11-9, £159, $319
"an excellent resource" (Microbiol. Today); "goes way beyond what can be found in other textbooks" ASM Microbe read more ...
Full information at Rhabdoviruses.
Horizontal Gene Transfer in Microorganisms
Edited by: M. Pilar Francino   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-10-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-72-0, £159, $319
"a valuable source of ideas, facts and references" (Microbiol. Today); "state of the art information ... up-to-date" (Int. Micro.); "a good overview" (Ecotoxicology) read more ...
Microbial Ecological Theory: Current Perspectives
Edited by: Lesley A. Ogilvie and Penny R. Hirsch   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-09-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-71-3, £120, $240
"thought-provoking ... a useful reference book" (Microbiol. Today); "insightful contributions" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
Full information at Microbial Ecological Theory.
Two-Component Systems in Bacteria
Edited by: Roy Gross and Dagmar Beier   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-08-9, £180, $360
"a useful addition to any research group" (Microbiol. Today); "I recommend this book to every student and senior scientist" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Foodborne and Waterborne Bacterial Pathogens: Epidemiology, Evolution and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Shah M. Faruque   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-06-5, £159, $319
"a wealth of detailed, up-to-date information" (Microbiol. Today); "an excellent foundation" (Clin. Inf. Dis.) read more ...
Yersinia: Systems Biology and Control
Edited by: Elisabeth Carniel and B. Joseph Hinnebusch   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-05-8, £159, $319
"a must for Yersinia researchers" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Yersinia.
Stress Response in Microbiology
Edited by: Jose M. Requena   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-04-1, £180, $360
"well and sensibly illustrated" (Micro. Today); "well-written and informative" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Stress Response in Microbiology.
Bacterial Regulatory Networks
Edited by: Alain A.M. Filloux   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-03-4, £180, $360
"a competent and current overview" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Regulatory Networks.
Systems Microbiology: Current Topics and Applications
Edited by: Brian D. Robertson and Brendan W. Wren   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-02-7, £159, $319
"a valuable resource" (Micro. Today); "wonderful volume" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Systems Microbiology.
Quantitative Real-time PCR in Applied Microbiology
Edited by: Martin Filion   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-01-0, £159, $319
"useful book ... filled with valuable information" (Doodys); "an outstanding book" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Bacterial Spores: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Ernesto Abel-Santos   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-00-3, £159, $319
"well-written and edited" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Spores.
Small DNA Tumour Viruses
Edited by: Kevin Gaston   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-99-8, £159, $319
"invaluable for its multiple perspectives and concise summary of a large body of research" (MedicalScienceBooks.com); "a good reference and review" (Doodys); "a very valuable reference" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
Full information at Small DNA Tumour Viruses.
Extremophiles: Microbiology and Biotechnology
Edited by: Roberto Paul Anitori   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-98-1, £159, $319
"highlights current areas of research" (IFIS); "a good overview" (Biospektrum); "recommended" (Micro. Today); "essential reading" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Extremophiles.
Bacillus: Cellular and Molecular Biology (Second edition)
Edited by: Peter Graumann   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-97-4, £180, $360
"comprehensive" (IFIS); "high quality diagrams and figures" (Doodys); "a thorough reference" (Book News); "carefully edited book" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Bacillus.
Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Gavin Lear and Gillian D. Lewis   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-96-7, £159, $319
"a useful update" (Micro. Today); "highly recommended" (Biospektrum); "highly recommended" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Full information at Microbial Biofilms.
Bacterial Glycomics: Current Research, Technology and Applications
Edited by: Christopher W. Reid, Susan M. Twine, and Anne N. Reid   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-95-0, £159, $319
"essential" (Doodys); "up-to-date" (IFIS); "an important reference book" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Glycomics.
Non-coding RNAs and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression: Drivers of Natural Selection
Edited by: Kevin V. Morris   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-94-3, £159, $319
"an excellent resource" (Doodys); "a comprehensive review ... a must-have" (Epigenetics) read more ...
Brucella: Molecular Microbiology and Genomics
Edited by: Ignacio López-Goñi and David O'Callaghan   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-93-6, £159, $319
"a must-have for anyone interested in Brucella" (J. Vet. Med. Assoc.); "recommended to microbiologists, immunologists, veterinarians, and clinicians" Int. Micro read more ...
Full information at Brucella.
Molecular Virology and Control of Flaviviruses
Edited by: Pei-Yong Shi   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-92-9, £180, $360
"a valuable resource" (Doodys) read more ...
Bacterial Pathogenesis: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms
Edited by: Camille Locht and Michel Simonet   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-904455-91-2, £180, $360
"useful to those in many areas of research" (Doodys); "concise overview articles" (Biospektrum) read more ...
Full information at Bacterial Pathogenesis.