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Methods in Microbiology

  • 1st Edition, Volume 49 - July 7, 2021
  • Editors: Gangavarapu Subrahmanyam, Volker Gurtler
  • Language: English
  • Hardback ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 1 2 - 8 2 1 1 4 5 - 8
  • eBook ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 1 2 - 8 2 1 1 4 6 - 5

The book Methods in Silkworm Microbiology is the first ever publication that provides in-depth reviews on the latest progresses about silkworm –pathogen interactions, diseas… Read more

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The book Methods in Silkworm Microbiology is the first ever publication that provides in-depth reviews on the latest progresses about silkworm –pathogen interactions, diseases and management practices for sustainable development of sericulture. Different molecular and immunodiagnostic methods for the detection of pathogens have been comprehensively addressed. Most recent advancements on the role of Micro RNAs in silkworm and pathogen interactions are provided with suitable illustrations. Recent technological advances and emerging trends in exploring silkworm gut microbial communities towards translation research, particularly to understand microbiome functions have been highlighted. Information on various immune mechanisms of silkworm against invading pathogens is summarized. The book further highlights the silkworm gut microbiota as a potential source for biotechnological applications.