In 2009, the Encyclopedia of Microbiology, 3rd Edition and the Desk Encyclopedia of Microbiology published, providing customers with a six-volume compendium and condensed reference, respectively, on the vast subject of microbiology. Aiming to reach students, researchers, and technicians directly, Eukaryotic Microbes presents chapters hand-selected by the Encyclopedia's editor relating to fungi and protists, including articles on yeasts, algal blooms, lichens, and intestinal protozoa. Chapters cover classic and cutting-edge research, and will be fully updated by their original authors whenever possible to include key developments made since publication. Appealing to a wide range of microbiologists and students, this book will serve as a quick reference to cost-conscious end-users.
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"The book is well illustrated with diagrams, figures and tables, and the chapters are thorough, well-presented and easy to read. The content has been carefully selected from the huge range of topics that are covered under eukaryotic microbiology, and provides an excellent overview. It will be a useful reference work for researchers and students in many areas of eukaryotic microbiology, and of course for all other microbiologists fascinated by these incredible, beautiful and important organisms."--Microbiology TodayAbout the Author:
Dr. Schaechter is a Distinguished Professor, Emeritus at Tufts University, where he served as chairman of the Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology from 1970 to 1993. He has worked on bacterial growth physiology and the relationship of the chromosome and the bacterial cell membrane. He has authored ten treatises and textbooks, most in collaboration with others, plus a book for the general public, In the Company of Mushrooms. He has served as President of the American Society for Microbiology. Currently, he is Adjunct Professor Emeritus, Biology Department, at San Diego State University and Visiting Scholar at the University of California, San Diego.
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Book Description Academic Pr, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 496 pages. 11.50x9.00x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0123838762
Book Description Academic Press, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0123838762
Book Description Academic Press, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0123838762