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Books in Microbiology and virology

Elsevier's Microbiology & Virology collection provides comprehensive coverage of viruses and microorganisms, addressing their impact on human, animal, and plant health. It includes topics such as prevention, treatment, and research of viral diseases like coronaviruses, flaviviruses, and viral hemorrhagic fevers. The collection delves into fields like Bacteriology, Mycology, and Microbial genetics, focusing on their roles in environmental, agricultural, and health-related contexts.

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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.This book is organized into five sections providing a comprehensive discussion of postbiotics. This 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 delve into the different types of postbiotics and their mechanisms. The remaining portion of this 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. This 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.

Advances in Cancer Research

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 164
  • October 1, 2024
  • Paul B. Fisher
  • English
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Advances in Cancer Research, Volume 160, the latest release in this ongoing, well-regarded serial, provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research, with this updated edition covering PFKP: More Than Phosphofructokinase, Setting sail: maneuvering SHP2 activity and its effects in cancer, Mechanical factors driving cancer progression, Microsomal Glutathione Transferase 1 in Cancer and the Regulation of Ferroptosis, Lnc-ing epigenetic mechanisms with autophagy and cancer drug resistance, Head and Neck Cancer Treatment in the Era of Molecular Medicine, Applications of Tissue-Specific and Cancer-Selective Gene Promoters for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy, and more.

Advances in Rhizostomeaen Jellyfish Research

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 98
  • October 1, 2024
  • Götz B. Reinicke + 4 more
  • English
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Advances in Rhizostomeaen Jellyfish Research, Volume 97 in the Advances in Marine Biology series, the latest release in this serial that highlights new advances in the field, includes comprehensive chapters written by an international board of authors.

Understanding the Pandemic

  • 1st Edition
  • September 1, 2024
  • Shampa Chatterjee + 7 more
  • English
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Understanding the Pandemic: Pathophysiology, Transmission, and Treatment of COVID-19 aims to cover all aspects of COVID-19 infection from the virus, transmission, pathogenesis, immune-inflammation response, systemic injury, organ damage, associated factors, and comorbidities that drive mortality. Organized into ten sections, the book aims to provide a comprehensive examination of the impact of COVID-19. The book begins a review of coronaviruses, their structure and mechanism of action. The book goes on to discuss the immune response to the virus and its effect on various organs. It examines clinical cases based on an observations and postmortem studies.Other topics include the long-term effects of COVD-19, vaccines, and public health response.

Advances in Applied Microbiology

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 128
  • September 1, 2024
  • Geoffrey M. Gadd + 1 more
  • English
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Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 128 continues the comprehensive reach of this widely read and authoritative review source in microbiology where users will find invaluable references and information on a variety of areas relating to the topics of microbiology.

Cutting Edge Artificial Intelligence, Spatial Transcriptomics and Proteomics Approaches to Analyze Cancer

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 163
  • September 1, 2024
  • Paul B. Fisher + 3 more
  • English
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Cutting Edge Artificial Intelligence, Spatial Transcriptomics and Proteomics Approaches to Analyze Cancer, Volume 163 in the Advances in Cancer Research series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting topics on the Impact of thermal processing on food flavonoids, Bioinformatics and bioactive peptides from foods: does it work together?, Food off-flavor volatiles generation, characterization and advances in novel strategies for mitigating off-flavor perception, Innovations in Food Packaging for a Sustainable and Circular economy, Upcycling of seafood side streams for circularity, Edible insects in foods, Effect of novel food processing technologies on Bacillus cereus spores, and more.