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Basic Microbiology

  • 1st Edition
  • December 1, 2024
  • Saurabh Bhatia
  • English
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Recently, molecular technologies have positively affected the field of microbiology, providing rapid quantitative as well as qualitative information on microorganisms present in a given sample. The development of microbiology-based inventions suggests a worthwhile but challenging prospect to create pharmaceutical products and harvest the superior potential therein. Some of the challenges while patenting the microorganisms can be overcome by updating aspirants related with ethical and regulatory issues, especially guidelines established in microbiology to explore its more clinical applications. Basic Microbiology: History, Fundamentals and Insights is not simply about the basic science of microbiology. It also takes the science into to the industrial setting and design and offers invaluable advice on how to apply it to the manufacture of pharmaceutical and healthcare products, and for keeping such products within microbial control. Basic Microbiology, History, Fundamentals and Insights carries outcomes of present research to reach those whose aspiration allows using this information and know-how in the basic settings.

Neuropsychiatric Complications of HIV

  • 1st Edition
  • December 1, 2024
  • Anchal Singh
  • English
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Neuropsychiatric Complications of HIV: A Challenging Health Concern examines these neuropsychiatric complications prevalent in those who are HIV positive, providing clinical correlation, translational significance, and details guides to neurocognitive assessment, brain imaging, and related neuropharmacology. Written for clinicians, researchers, and students working with HIV and AIDS, the book begins with the biology of HIV, a complete look at available ARTs and antibodies, as well as diagnostics tools for HIV.It continues on to the epidemiology of NeuroAIDs and the manifestations of it—cognitive deficits, dementia, depression, agitation, psychosis, and cognitive slowing.

Improving Health and Nutrition through Functional Foods

  • 1st Edition
  • November 15, 2024
  • Maira Rubi Segura Campos
  • English
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Improving Health and Nutrition through Functional Foods: Benefits and Applications presents functional foods as a therapeutic approach to disease and overall health and well-being. The book covers various functional foods, such as oilseeds, endemic fruits, and vegetables, as foods to consider complementary treatment for disease management.Written for nutrition researchers, food scientists, graduate students and other food science and health professionals, Improving Health and Nutrition through Bioactive Compounds will be a welcomed reference for those who wish to better understand the role of bioactive compounds and functional foods in the treatment and prevention of disease.

Fungal Stress Mechanisms and Responses

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 129
  • November 1, 2024
  • Drauzio Eduardo Naretto Rangel
  • English
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Fungal Stress Mechanism and Responses, Volume 129 highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on topics such as Basidiomycetes to the rescue: Mycoremediation of metal-organics co-contaminated soils, Morphological responses of filamentous fungi to stressful environmental conditions, Remediation of toxic metal and metalloid pollution with plant symbiotic fungi, Priming in Metarhizium robertsii, Molecular aspects of copper homeostasis in fungi, Subcellular biochemistry and biology of filamentous entomopathogenic fungi, and Recovery of Insect-Pathogenic Fungi from Solar UV Damage: Molecular Mechanisms and Prospects.

Environmental Hazards of Plastic Wastes

  • 1st Edition
  • November 1, 2024
  • Jakub Zdarta + 2 more
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Environmental Hazards of Plastic Wastes: Bioremediation Approaches for Environmental Clean-up focuses on the exploitation of various biological treatment technologies, their use to treat plastic contaminants, and restoration of contaminated sites. The book also addresses the biological treatment of plastic waste and its management of sustainable technologies for its reuse for environmental protection. The book examines advanced technologies, updated information, and future directions for researchers and scientists working in the bioremediation and biodegradation of plastic contaminants and reutilization of plastic wastes in the production of construction materials for environmental safety.The treatment of plastic wastes with environmentally benign approaches will be assessed in this book and will also provide ways to protect our natural environment by managing hazardous plastic pollutants through various techno-based, eco-friendly strategies.

Advances in Microbial Physiology

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 85
  • November 1, 2024
  • Robert K. Poole + 1 more
  • English
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Advances in Microbial Physiology, Volume 85 in this ongoing serial, highlights new advances in the field with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors. Topics of interest in this update include The genetic basis of predation by myxobacteria, Vancomycin susceptibility and VISA in Staphylococcus aureus, Cytochrome bd-type oxidases and environmental stressors in microbial physiology, Bacterial heme-containing sensor proteins, Algal hemoglobins, Inter-species interactions in polymicrobial infections, Utilization of Low Methane Concentrations by Methanotrophs, and Role of sulfidogenic members of the gut microbiota in human disease.

Advances in Virus Research

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 120
  • November 1, 2024
  • Robin MacDiarmid + 2 more
  • English
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Advances in Virus Research, Volume 120, the latest release in this esteemed series, presents the latest research and developments in viruses.

Postbiotics

  • 1st Edition
  • October 1, 2024
  • Dhanasekaran Dharumadurai + 1 more
  • English
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Postbiotics: Health and Industry provides a detailed overview on the fundamentals, biological and therapeutic properties, safety, and application of postbiotics in health and industry.The book is organized into five sections providing a comprehensive discussion of postbiotics. The book begins with coverage on the fundamentals of postbiotics which includes insights on probiotic microorganisms, postbiotics and host-microbe interaction, analysis, and characterization of postbiotics. The book goes on to delves into the different types of postbiotics and their mechanisms. The remaining portion of the book explores the various health, pharmaceutical, and industrial applications of postbiotics.

Unveiling the Proteolytic Networks of Parasites

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 126
  • October 1, 2024
  • Jan Dvorak
  • English
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Unveiling the Proteolytic Networks of Parasites, Volume 125 presents a cutting-edge exploration of specific proteases across a spectrum of parasitic organisms. Top researchers in the field conduct multifaceted examinations, shedding light on the distinct roles of these proteases within significant parasite groups, including malaria, trematodes, nematodes, and blood-feeding arthropods. Chapters in this new release include Bioinformatic analysis of proteases across multiple helminth species: a case study using Wormbase, UniProt and Merops databases, Proteasomes of parasites, Proteases of Trematodes as a promising drug targets-tentative title, Astacins, and metalloproteases in nematodes, and Proteases of bloodfeeding arthropods.

Ectoparasitic Diseases

  • 1st Edition
  • October 1, 2024
  • English
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Ectoparasitic Diseases provides information on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of ectoparasitic conditions caused by arthropods of medical importance. The book discusses the manner in which arthropod ectoparasites threaten human health by bodily infestations. It covers specific ectoparasites and the vector-borne infectious diseases transmitted by them. Each chapter offers definitions, epidemiology, diagnosis, clinical manifestations, therapeutic treatments, and preventive measures. It also examines the public health, socio-economic, and psychological impact from ectoparasitic infections. "Ectoparasitic Diseases" offers comprehensive coverage to researchers, practitioners, and advanced students studying ectoparasitic vector-borne diseases.