Caister Academic Press

Medical Microbiology Books

Our high level medical microbiology 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 medical microbiology laboratories. Every medical microbiology, microbiology and bioscience library should have a copy of each of the following books.
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Brain-eating Amoebae: Biology and Pathogenesis of Naegleria fowleri
Author: Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui, Ibne Karim M. Ali, Jennifer R. Cope and Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-53-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-54-8, £159, $319
"explains the current knowledge and research" (ProtoView) read more ...
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Foot and Mouth Disease Virus: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Edited by: Francisco Sobrino and Esteban Domingo   Published: 2017
Book: 978-1-910190-51-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-52-4, £199, $398
Essential scientific background, comprehensive, interdisciplinary and up-to-date information on basic research and FMD control read more ...
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Staphylococcus: Genetics and Physiology
Edited by: Greg A. Somerville   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-49-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-50-0, £159, $319
Essential reading for scientists working with staphylococci. This text is an excellent introduction for entry level scientists, as well as those seeking a deeper understanding of this critically important bacterial pathogen read more ...
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Influenza: Current Research
Edited by: Qinghua Wang and Yizhi Jane Tao   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-43-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-44-9, £159, $319
Highly informative and well referenced, this book is essential reading for everyone with an interest in influenza virus read more ...
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MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry in Microbiology
Edited by: Markus Kostrzewa and Sören Schubert   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-41-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-42-5, £159, $319
Overview of MALDI-TOF MS in key areas of microbiology and the impact of mass spectrometry in diagnostics, food microbiology, environmental microbiology and strain collections read more ...
The Bacteriocins: Current Knowledge and Future Prospects
Edited by: Robert L. Dorit, Sandra M. Roy and Margaret A. Riley   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-37-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-38-8, £159, $319
Essential reading for everyone involved in antimicrobial research! read more ...
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Gas Plasma Sterilization in Microbiology: Theory, Applications, Pitfalls and New Perspectives
Edited by: Hideharu Shintani and Akikazu Sakudo   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-25-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-26-5, £129, $259
"a nice state of the art compilation" (Doodys) read more ...
Virus Evolution: Current Research and Future Directions
Edited by: Scott C. Weaver, Mark Denison, Marilyn Roossinck and Marco Vignuzzi   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-23-4. Ebook: 978-1-910190-24-1, £159, $319
"highly informative ... a pleasure to read" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Arboviruses: Molecular Biology, Evolution and Control
Edited by: Nikos Vasilakis and Duane J. Gubler   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-21-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-22-7, £159, $319
"a thorough and compelling review ... an outstanding book ... highly recommended" (Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.) read more ...
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Shigella: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: William D. Picking and Wendy L. Picking   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-19-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-20-3, £159, $319
Up-to-date reviews of current knowledge and recent advances in the molecular biology of Shigella read more ...
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Alphaviruses: Current Biology
Edited by: Suresh Mahalingam, Lara Herrero and Belinda Herring   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-15-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-16-6, £159, $319
"up-to-date review of the field" (Aus. Vet. J.) read more ...
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Flow Cytometry in Microbiology: Technology and Applications
Edited by: Martin G. Wilkinson   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-910190-11-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-12-8, £159, $319
"an impressive group of experts" (ProtoView); "practical and up-to-date information" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.); "a variety of valuable information" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Probiotics and Prebiotics: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Koen Venema and Ana Paula do Carmo   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-910190-09-8. Ebook: 978-1-910190-10-4, £219, $360
Containing 33 chapters, the book is an invaluable source of information and essential reading for everyone working with probiotics, prebiotics and the gut microbiotflora read more ...
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Advanced Vaccine Research Methods for the Decade of Vaccines
Edited by: Fabio Bagnoli and Rino Rappuoli   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-910190-03-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-04-3, £180, $360
"highly recommended as essential reading ... a recommended volume for all microbiology and medical libraries" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
Antifungals: From Genomics to Resistance and the Development of Novel Agents
Edited by: Alix T. Coste and Patrick Vandeputte   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-910190-01-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-02-9, £159, $319
"both timely and well-conceived" (ChemMedChem); "timely and scholarly overview" (IMA Fungus); "extremely valuable" (CID); "Reading this book was a real adventure" (Gen. Physiol. Biophy.); "an excellent addition to the personal or institutional library" (Doodys); "a valuable background" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Aeromonas
Edited by: Joerg Graf   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-56-0. Ebook: 978-1-908230-57-7, £159, $319
"a comprehensive review" (Ringgold); "well-written, informative" (Frontiers Microbiol.) read more ...
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Antibiotics: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Sergio Sánchez and Arnold L. Demain   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-54-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-55-3, £180, $360
"packed full of useful information" (MicroToday); "genuinely a brilliant resource" (ChemMedChem); "a useful resource" (Book News); "insightful reading" (Biospektrum); "I thoroughly recommend this textbook" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Leishmania: Current Biology and Control
Edited by: Subrata Adak and Rupak Datta   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-52-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-53-9, £159, $319
"an excellent reference" (Doodys); "a useful guide" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Pathogenic Neisseria: Genomics, Molecular Biology and Disease Intervention
Edited by: John K. Davies and Charlene M. Kahler   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-47-8. Ebook: 978-1-908230-61-4, £159, $319
"a current overview on the most important research" (Ringgold); "a timely overview of the field" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Molecular Diagnostics: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Jim Huggett and Justin O'Grady   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-41-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-64-5, £159, $319
"I would highly recommend this book" (Doodys); "useful new insights" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Phage Therapy: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Jan Borysowski, Ryszard Międzybrodzki and Andrzej Górski   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-40-9. Ebook: 978-1-908230-74-4, £180, $360
"comprehensive overview" (BioSpektrum); "timely and comprehensive" (Clinical Infectious Diseases) read more ...
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Campylobacter Ecology and Evolution
Edited by: Samuel K. Sheppard   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-36-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-98-0, £159, $319
An important resource summarising our current knowledge of Campylobacter ecology and evolution. Essential reading! read more ...
Mollicutes: Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis
Edited by: Glenn F. Browning and Christine Citti   Published: 2014
Book: 978-1-908230-30-0. Ebook: 978-1-908230-93-5, £159, $319
"An essential book" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Fusarium: Genomics, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: Daren W. Brown and Robert H. Proctor   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-25-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-75-1, £159, $319
"produced and edited to the highest of standards" (IMA Fungus); "a concise and highly updated overview" (Quart. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
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Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research
Edited by: Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi Onodera   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-24-9. Ebook: 978-1-908230-89-8, £120, $240
"a welcome addition" JAVMA read more ...
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Microbial Efflux Pumps: Current Research
Edited by: Edward W. Yu, Qijing Zhang and Melissa H. Brown   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-21-8. Ebook: 978-1-908230-86-7, £159, $319
"does an excellent job" (JAVMA) read more ...
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Cytomegaloviruses: From Molecular Pathogenesis to Intervention
Edited by: Matthias J. Reddehase   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-18-8. Ebook: 978-1-908230-83-6, £300, $600
"intended for a wide audience" Ref. Res. Book News read more ...
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Oral Microbial Ecology: Current Research and New Perspectives
Edited by: Nicholas S. Jakubovics and Robert J. Palmer Jr.   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-17-1. Ebook: 978-1-908230-82-9, £159, $319
"essential text" (Beneficial Microbes) read more ...
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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 ...
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Malaria Parasites: Comparative Genomics, Evolution and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Jane M. Carlton, Susan L. Perkins and Kirk W. Deitsch   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-07-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-76-8, £159, $319
"an essential and eminently accessible resource" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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Insect Virology
Edited by: Sassan Asgari and Karyn N. Johnson   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-71-4, £180, $360
"excellently written ... very high standard" (Microbiol. Today); "a huge leap forward" (SIP) read more ...
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Bifidobacteria: Genomics and Molecular Aspects
Edited by: Baltasar Mayo and Douwe van Sinderen   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-68-4, £159, $319
"essential reading for every bifidobacteria researcher" (Beneficial Microbes); "covers the topic of Bifidobacterium extensively" (Doodys); "essential reading" (BIOspektrum); "well-written, informative and uses high-quality graphics" (Microbiology Today) read more ...
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Caliciviruses: Molecular and Cellular Virology
Edited by: Grant S. Hansman, Xi Jason Jiang and Kim Y. Green   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-63-9, £159, $319
"highly recommended" (Microbiol. Today); "a very comprehensive review" (Doodys) read more ...
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Epstein-Barr Virus: Latency and Transformation
Edited by: Erle S. Robertson   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-62-2, 978-1-904455-64-6, £159, $319
"packed with valuable information" (Doodys) read more ...
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Anaerobic Parasitic Protozoa: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: C. Graham Clark, Patricia J. Johnson and Rodney D. Adam   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-61-5, £159, $319
"very well written and edited ... easy to read" (Parasites and Vectors); "highly useful to experts and active researchers" (Quarterly Rev. Biol.); "well written, well referenced and very up to date" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Lentiviruses and Macrophages: Molecular and Cellular Interactions
Edited by: Moira Desport   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-60-8, £159, $319
"highly recommended" (Microbiology Today) read more ...
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Borrelia: Molecular Biology, Host Interaction and Pathogenesis
Edited by: D. Scott Samuels and Justin D. Radolf   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-58-5, £159, $319
"a fantastic source of information" (Parasites and Vectors); "a fabulous resource" (Microbiol. Today); "outstanding" (Biospektrum); "required acquisition for any medical school library, research institution, and microbiology laboratory" (Clin. Inf. Dis.); "an excellent resource" (Q. Rev. Biol.); "this is a good book to get" (Lyme Disease, Science and Society) read more ...
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Influenza: Molecular Virology
Edited by: Qinghua Wang and Yizhi Jane Tao   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-57-8, £159, $319
"good quality, concise book ... comprehensively covers the current work on influenza" (Doodys); "a series of excellent and high-powered articles" (Expert Rev. Vaccines); "a nicely put together book" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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RNA Interference and Viruses: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Miguel Angel Martínez   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-56-1, £159, $319
"a comprehensive review" (Microbiology Today) "a timely and well-compiled book" (Expert Review of Vaccines); "a timely and useful review" (Quart. Rev. Biol.) read more ...
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Retroviruses: Molecular Biology, Genomics and Pathogenesis
Edited by: Reinhard Kurth and Norbert Bannert   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-55-4, £159, $319
"beautifully illustrated ... I highly recommend" (Retrovirology blog); "impressive work ... a substantial resource to the field" (SciTech Book News); "a succinct, state-of-the-art summary" (Microbiol. Today); "recommendable" (Arzneimittelforschung) read more ...
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Metagenomics: Theory, Methods and Applications
Edited by: Diana Marco   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-54-7, £159, $319
"an excellent resource" (Doodys); "recommended" (Arzneimittelforschung/Drug Research); "highly recommended" (Microbiol. Today); "extremely well-written, easy to read, and highly informative" (Quart. Rev. Biol.); "highly recommended" (Biotechnol. J.) read more ...
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Aspergillus: Molecular Biology and Genomics
Edited by: Masayuki Machida and Katsuya Gomi   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-53-0, £159, $319
"authoritive overview" (Microbiology Today) "essential reading" (SciTech Book News) "concise and highly current ... a must-read" (Biotechnology); "a nice compact book" (Fungal Diversity read more ...
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Neisseria: Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis
Edited by: Caroline Genco and Lee Wetzler   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-51-6, £159, $319
"authoritative reviews" (Microbiology Today); "a comprehensive update" (Soc. Microbial Ecology and Disease); "excellent, comprehensive ... valuable and timely ... highly recommended" (Expert Rev. Anti Infect. Ther.) read more ...
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Frontiers in Dengue Virus Research
Edited by: Kathryn A. Hanley and Scott C. Weaver   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-50-9, £159, $319
"a valuable point of reference" (Microbiology Today) "up-to-date and cutting-edge ... an important reference" (Expert Review of Vaccines) read more ...
ABC Transporters in Microorganisms: Research, Innovation and Value as Targets against Drug Resistance
Edited by: Alicia Ponte-Sucre   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-49-3, £159, $319
"a comprehensive review ... essential and useful" (Webcritics); "well-organized and well-written ... an essential reference" (Doodys); "this book offers valuable resources" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
Pili and Flagella: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Ken Jarrell   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-48-6, £159, $319
"excellent book" (Microbiology Today) "recommended for all microbiology labs" (Int. J. Food. Microbiol.) read more ...
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Lab-on-a-Chip Technology (Vol. 2): Biomolecular Separation and Analysis
Edited by: Keith E. Herold and Avraham Rasooly   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-47-9, £159, $319
"a comprehensive and felicitous compendium" (Drug Research) read more ...
Lab-on-a-Chip Technology (Vol. 1): Fabrication and Microfluidics
Edited by: Keith E. Herold and Avraham Rasooly   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-46-2, £159, $319
"a comprehensive and felicitous compendium" (Drug Research) read more ...
Bacterial Polysaccharides: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Matthias Ullrich   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-45-5, £159, $319
"relevant to applications in medicine, the food industry and renewable energy production" (SciTech Book News) read more ...
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Microbial Toxins: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Thomas Proft   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-44-8, £159, $319
"timely and inspiring" (Mycological Society) "from leading experts all over the world ... leading-edge research" (SciTech Book News) read more ...
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Acanthamoeba: Biology and Pathogenesis
Author: Naveed Khan   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-43-1, £159, $319
"a must read for all scientists interested in medical and environmental microbiology" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
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Bacterial Secreted Proteins: Secretory Mechanisms and Role in Pathogenesis
Edited by: Karl Wooldridge   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-42-4, £159, $319
"well designed book" (Doodys); "broad and in-depth" (Food Sci. Technol. Abs.); "timely ... extensive and valuable resource" (Microbiol. Today) read more ...
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Lactobacillus Molecular Biology: From Genomics to Probiotics
Edited by: Åsa Ljungh and Torkel Wadström   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-41-7, £159, $319
"an essential reference" (Int. Microbiol.) "a most valuable text" (Microbiol. Today) "very informative" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Mycobacterium: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Tanya Parish and Amanda Brown   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-40-0, £159, $319
"a useful reference" (ACM News); "valuable for all mycobacteriologists" (Microbiology Today) read more ...
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Clostridia: Molecular Biology in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Holger Brüggemann and Gerhard Gottschalk   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-38-7, £159, $319
Critically reviews the most important aspects of clostridial research, providing the first coherent picture of the organism's molecular and cellular biology in this post-genomic era. A timely review of current research and essential reading for every clostridia researcher, from the PhD student to the experienced scientist read more ...
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Plasmids: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Georg Lipps   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-35-6, £159, $319
An up to date treatment of the structure, function and application of plasmids with a part-icular emphasis on current and future trends read more ...
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Pasteurellaceae: Biology, Genomics and Molecular Aspects
Edited by: Peter Kuhnert and Henrik Christensen   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-34-9, £159, $319
Reviews the most important current research providing an up-to-date review of the molecular biology, genomics and virulence of these fascinating organisms read more ...
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Vibrio cholerae: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Shah M. Faruque and G. Balakrish Nair   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-33-2, £159, $319
"recommended to everyone" The Biochemist read more ...
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Pathogenic Fungi: Insights in Molecular Biology
Edited by: Gioconda San-Blas and Richard A. Calderone   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-32-5, £159, $319
"a valuable resource" (Shock); "the authors have done a good job" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Helicobacter pylori: Molecular Genetics and Cellular Biology
Edited by: Yoshio Yamaoka   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-31-8, £159, $319
Distills the most important cutting-edge findings to produce a timely and comprehensive review of the field. A useful introduction to the subject for new researchers and an invaluable reference for the experienced microbiologist read more ...
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Corynebacteria: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Andreas Burkovski   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-30-1, £159, $319
The current molecular biology toolbox available for Corynebacterium including global analyses techniques and the latest research discoveries read more ...
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Staphylococcus: Molecular Genetics
Edited by: Jodi Lindsay   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-29-5, £159, $319
An international panel of leading staphylococcal researchers provide a state-of-the art overview of the field. Essential reference source read more ...
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Leishmania: After The Genome
Edited by: Peter J. Myler and Nicolas Fasel   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-28-8, £159, $319
"a mandatory text for PhD students" (Parasites and Vectors); "a valuable overview of the molecular biology and biochemistry" (Microbiology Today); " a most thorough and comprehensive review ... a most valuable reference for any scientist ... a must for the library" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Legionella: Molecular Microbiology
Edited by: Klaus Heuner and Michele Swanson   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-26-4, £159, $319
The main focus of the book is the current state of many of the most critical features of Legionella. Internationally renowned authors have contributed chapters describing and discussing the latest research findings with an emphasis on molecular aspects read more ...
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Molecular Oral Microbiology
Edited by: Anthony H. Rogers   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-24-0, £159, $319
A panel of experts discuss the molecular biology of micro-organisms involved in the two major dental diseases: caries and periodontal disease read more ...
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Epigenetics
Edited by: Jörg Tost   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-23-3, £159, $319
The molecular mechanisms and biological processes in which epigenetic modifications play a primordial role are described in detail read more ...
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Animal Viruses: Molecular Biology
Edited by: Thomas C. Mettenleiter and Francisco Sobrino   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-22-6, £159, $319
Comprehensively details the current understanding of viruses, their replication, evolution, host interaction read more ...
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Segmented Double-stranded RNA Viruses: Structure and Molecular Biology
Edited by: John T. Patton   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-21-9, £159, $319
Current review of dsRNA viral structure and molecular biology. Include: orthoreoviruses, rotavirus, phytoreoviruses, and bluetongue virus, entry into the cell, crystal structure, genome assembly, RNA packaging, replication read more ...
Acinetobacter Molecular Biology
Edited by: Ulrike Gerischer   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-20-2, £159, $319
Reviews the most current and topical aspects of Acinetobacter genetics and molecular biology. Expert international authors read more ...
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Pseudomonas: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Pierre Cornelis   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-19-6, £159, $319
Current and topical aspects aimed at a readership of research scientists, graduate students and other specialists. Topics include taxonomy, genome diversity, oligonucleotide usage, polysaccharides, pathogenesis, virulence, biofilms, antibiotic resistance, iron uptake, genetic tools and much more read more ...
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Real-Time PCR in Microbiology: From Diagnosis to Characterization
Edited by: Ian M. Mackay   Published: 2007
Book: 978-1-904455-18-9, £159, $319
Describes and explains some of the more complex aspects of real-time PCR presenting a background for the novice, a theoretical reference for the experienced user, and useful discussions of future developments read more ...
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Coronaviruses: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: Volker Thiel   Published: 2007
Book: 978-1-904455-16-5, £159, $319
Reviews the cutting edge coronavirus research and provides the first coherent picture of the molecular and cellular biology since the outbreak of SARS in 2003 read more ...
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The Cyanobacteria: Molecular Biology, Genomics and Evolution
Edited by: Antonia Herrero and Enrique Flores   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-15-8, £159, $319
The expertise and enthusiasm of an international panel of leading cyanobacterial researchers provides a state-of-the art overview of the field read more ...
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Candida: Comparative and Functional Genomics
Edited by: Christophe d'Enfert and Bernhard Hube   Published: 2007
Book: 978-1-904455-13-4, £159, $319
"well written, clear and extremely well referenced" (The Biochemist) read more ...
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AIDS Vaccine Development: Challenges and Opportunities
Edited by: Wayne Koff, Patricia Kahn and Ian D. Gust   Published: 2007
Book: 978-1-904455-11-0, £49, $99
"essential reading" (J. Clin. Invest.) read more ...
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Pathogenic Treponema: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: Justin D. Radolf and Sheila A. Lukehart   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-10-3, £159, $319
The first comprehensive review of treponemal research to be published in more than twenty years. Written by leading experts in the field read more ...
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Alpha Herpesviruses: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Edited by: R. M. Sandri-Goldin   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-09-7, £180, $360
"an excellent compilation " (Antivir. Chem. Chemother.) read more ...
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PCR Troubleshooting: The Essential Guide
Author: Michael L. Altshuler   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-07-3. Ebook: 978-1-904455-08-0, £30, $60
A unique PCR troubleshooting guide that is an essential companion for anyone who uses the polymerase chain reaction technique read more ...
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Influenza Virology: Current Topics
Edited by: Yoshihiro Kawaoka   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-06-6, £159, $319
"I recommend it for all virologists and public health scientists" (ASM Microbe) read more ...
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Microbial Subversion of Immunity: Current Topics
Edited by: Peter J. Lachmann and M.B.A. Oldstone   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-05-9, £159, $319
"an essential resource" (CAB Abstracts) read more ...
Papillomavirus Research: From Natural History To Vaccines and Beyond
Edited by: M. Saveria Campo   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-04-2, £159, $319
Reviews current aspects of research providing a fascinating insight into papillomavirus molecular biology, interactions with the host, immunology and vaccine development read more ...
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Epstein-Barr Virus
Edited by: Erle S. Robertson   Published: 2005
Book: 978-1-904455-03-5, £159, $319
A critical and comprehensive review of every aspect of this important virus read more ...
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Cytomegaloviruses: Molecular Biology and Immunology
Edited by: Matthias J. Reddehase   Published: 2006
Book: 978-1-904455-02-8, £159, $319
Leading international experts provide comprehensive and authoritative reviews on every aspect of current research read more ...
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Probiotics and Prebiotics: Scientific Aspects
Edited by: Gerald W. Tannock   Published: 2005
Book: 978-1-904455-01-1, £159, $319
A state of the art compendium of fundamental science related to early 21st century probiotic or prebiotic research read more ...
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Foodborne Pathogens: Microbiology and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Pina M. Fratamico, Arun K. Bhunia, and James L. Smith   Published: 2005
Book: 978-1-904455-00-4, 978-1-898486-52-7, £159, $319
A cutting edge summary of all the latest advances, providing the first coherent picture of the current status read more ...
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HIV Chemotherapy:  A Critical Review
Edited by: Salvatore T. Butera   Published: 2005
Book: 978-0-9542464-9-5, £159, $319
An essential reference for scientists working on AIDS, HIV and other retroviruses read more ...
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Pathogenic Fungi: Host Interactions and Emerging Strategies for Control
Edited by: Gioconda San-Blas and Richard A. Calderone   Published: 2004
Book: 978-0-9542464-8-8, £159, $319
Essential reading for everyone with an interest in medical mycology including: mycologists, biotechnologists, molecular biologists, and pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies read more ...
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Pathogenic Fungi: Structural Biology and Taxonomy
Edited by: Gioconda San-Blas and Richard A. Calderone   Published: 2004
Book: 978-0-9542464-7-1, £159, $319
Brings together expert international authors who critically review current topics, and through the provision of extensive reference sections positively encourage readers to pursue the subject in greater detail read more ...
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Malaria Parasites: Genomes and Molecular Biology
Edited by: A.P. Waters and C.J. Janse   Published: 2004
Book: 978-0-9542464-6-4, £159, $319
Up-to-date reviews of the most important aspects of post-genomic malaria research read more ...
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MRSA: Current Perspectives
Edited by: Ad C. Fluit and Franz-Josef Schmitz   Published: 2003
Book: 978-0-9542464-5-7, £159, $319
Internationally renown authors comprehensively review all aspects of MRSA research read more ...
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Genomics of GC-Rich Gram-Positive Bacteria
Edited by: Antoine Danchin   Published: 2002
Book: 978-0-9542464-3-3, £159, $319
Comprehensive reviews on all aspects of the genomics of Rhodococcus, Mycobacteria, Streptomyces and other organisms read more ...
Probiotics and Prebiotics: Where are We Going?
Edited by: Gerald W. Tannock,   Published: 2002
Book: 978-0-9542464-1-9, £159, $319
"an excellent summary" (Microbiology Today); "recommended reading" (Eur. Food Res. Technol.) read more ...
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