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Recently Published and Forthcoming Books

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
A concise guide on Naegleria fowleri for clinical practitioners, health professionals, researchers and students 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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Chloroplasts: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Helmut Kirchhoff   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-47-0. Ebook: 978-1-910190-48-7, £159, $319
Reflects the diversity of the research field ranging from the biophysical principles of energy conversion over metabolic regulation and ion transport to identification of unique plastid proteins by the systems-biology based green cut project read more ...
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Microbial Biodegradation: From Omics to Function and Application
Edited by: Jerzy Długoński   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-45-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-46-3, £159, $319
Topics range from the genomics, metagenomics and metatranscriptomics of biodegradation to examples of the applications of recent research 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 ...
Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era
Edited by: Ronald P. de Vries, Isabelle Benoit Gelber and Mikael Rørdam Andersen   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-39-5. Ebook: 978-1-910190-40-1, £159, $319
An essential reference for everyone working with Aspergillus and Penicillium and other filamentous fungi! 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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Omics in Plant Disease Resistance
Edited by: Vijai Bhadauria   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-35-7. Ebook: 978-1-910190-36-4, £159, $319
"essential reading ... highly recommended" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ...
Acidophiles: Life in Extremely Acidic Environments
Edited by: Raquel Quatrini and D. Barrie Johnson   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-33-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-34-0, £159, $319
"Contributors from a wide range of biological and environmental sciences" (ProtoView) read more ...
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Climate Change and Microbial Ecology: Current Research and Future Trends
Edited by: Jürgen Marxsen   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-31-9. Ebook: 978-1-910190-32-6, £159, $319
"impressive" (ASM: Small Things Considered) read more ...
Biofilms in Bioremediation: Current Research and Emerging Technologies
Edited by: Gavin Lear   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-29-6. Ebook: 978-1-910190-30-2, £159, $319
"describes explicitly the role of biofilms in bioremediation" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Microalgae: Current Research and Applications
Edited by: Maria-Nefeli Tsaloglou   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-27-2. Ebook: 978-1-910190-28-9, £129, $259
The latest research and newest approaches to the study of microalgae 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
Addresses a wide range of current questions and research approaches at the forefront of the field and highlights recent advances in our understanding of the history and mechanisms of virus evolution 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
Topics range from taxonomy and genome organization, to arbovirus diagnostics and control. Essential reading 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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Aquatic Biofilms: Ecology, Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment
Edited by: Anna M. Romaní, Helena Guasch and M. Dolors Balaguer   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-17-3. Ebook: 978-1-910190-18-0, £159, $319
"essential reference book" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) 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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