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Bacteriology

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  • 10% Human: How Your Body’s Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness

    by Alanna Collen

    Obesity, autism, mental health problems, IBS, allergies, auto-immunity, cancer. Does the answer to the modern epidemic of ‘Western’ diseases lie in our gut?You are 10% human. For every one of your cells, there are nine impostors hitching a ride. You are not just flesh and bone, but also bacteria and fungi. And you are more ‘them’ than you are ‘you’.Your gut alone hosts 100 trillion of them and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Wharf at Waterfall Bay

    by Lisa Harper

    The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined young woman alone, who overcame the isolation of her family farm to build a flourishing business. When Lisa Harper returned to her family’s farm at the head of remote Mahau Sound, in the Marlborough Sounds, after years overseas working as a scientist, she showed all the pluck and entrepreneurial streak of the earlier generations of women in her ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Demon Under the Microscope

    From Battlefield Hospitals to Nazi Labs, One Doctor's Heroic Search for the World's First Miracle Drug

    by Thomas Hager

    In The Demon Under the Microscope, Thomas Hager chronicles the dramatic history of sulfa, the first antibiotic and the drug that shaped modern medicine.The Nazis discovered it. The Allies won the war with it. It conquered diseases, changed laws, and single-handedly launched the era of antibiotics. Sulfa saved millions of lives—among them those of Winston Churchill and Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • Removing Asbestos

    by Homer M. Page

    The Amazing Solution for Removing Asbestos, Asbestos Testing, Asbestos Symptoms, Asbestos Risk Assessment, Asbestos Litigation and Asbestos Environmental Aspects in The United States.   ... Read more

    $3.15 AUD

  • Infectious Disease: A Very Short Introduction

    by Marta Wayne and 1 more

    series Very Short Introductions
    As doctors and biologists have learned, to their dismay, infectious disease is a moving target: new diseases emerge every year, old diseases evolve into new forms, and ecological and socioeconomic upheavals change the transmission pathways by which disease spread. By taking an approach focused on the general evolutionary and ecological dynamics of disease, this Very Short Introduction provides a ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Contagion

    The Science of Pandemics

    by Rick Edwards

    From the bestselling authors behind Science(ish) and Hollywood Wants to Kill You...A fascinating free ebook about the science of viruses - all told through the Hollywood blockbuster Contagion.Viruses can spread faster than fear - but where do they come from? What makes them so powerful? And how do we stop them spreading like wildfire?With wit and intelligence, Rick Edwards and Dr Michael Brooks ... Read more

    $1.64 AUD

  • How The Brain Lost Its Mind

    Sex, Hysteria and the Riddle of Mental Illness

    by Dr Allan Ropper

    'Hugely entertaining' Guardian'Fascinating' Mail on SundayIn 1882, Jean-Martin Charcot was the premiere physician in Paris, having just established a neurology clinic at the infamous Salpêtrière Hospital, a place that was called a 'grand asylum of human misery'. Assessing the dismal conditions, he quickly upgraded the facilities, and in doing so, revolutionized the treatment of mental illness.Many ... Read more

    $12.64 AUD

  • Biofilms in Infection Prevention and Control

    A Healthcare Handbook

    by Steven L. Percival and 5 more

    Biofilms in Infection and Disease Control: A Healthcare Handbook outlines the scientific evidence and rationale for the prevention of infection, the role biofilms play in infection control, and the issues concerning their resistance to antimicrobials. This book provides practical guidance for healthcare and infection control professionals, as well as students, for preventing and controlling ... Read more

    $90.85 AUD

  • Biophysics of Infection

    by Mark C. Leake

    series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology #915
    This book describes modern biophysical techniques that enable us to understand and examine dynamic processes of infection at the molecular level. Cutting-edge research articles, laboratory protocols, case studies and up-to-date reviews cover topics such as single-molecule observation of DNA replication repair pathways in E. coli; evolution of drug resistance in bacteria; restriction enzymes as ... Read more

    $242.10 AUD

  • Respiratory Treatment and Prevention

    by Mieczyslaw Pokorski

    series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology #944
    The goal of this book is to further insight into the challenges related to respiratory health. Medical experts present their lines of scientific investigations on how to contain the disease, care for patients, and use preventive measures, with a focus on pulmonary-related disorders. Progress in the diagnostics and treatment of major infectious diseases affecting humanity such as tuberculosis, ... Read more

    $197.11 AUD

  • Recent advances in Applied Microbiology

    by Pratyoosh Shukla

    This book is a one-stop reference resource, presenting recent research in various emerging areas of microbiology, including microbial biotechnology, microbes in health, microbial interactions, agricultural microbiology and computational approaches. Recent discoveries in microbiology have created a great deal of interest among researchers around the globe, and as as such the book discusses a number ... Read more

    $242.10 AUD

  • Genomics of Foodborne Bacterial Pathogens

    by Martin Wiedmann and 1 more

    series Food Microbiology and Food Safety
    Foodborne illnesses caused by various bacterial, viral, and fungal pathogens lead to a high number of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. and throughout the world. Recent advances in microbial genomics have significantly improved our understanding of the physiology, evolution, ecology, epidemiology, and pathogenesis of different foodborne pathogens. This book focuses on the genomics of foodborne ... Read more

    $269.16 AUD

  • Organohalide-Respiring Bacteria

    by Lorenz Adrian and 1 more

    This book summarizes the current state of knowledge concerning bacteria that use halogenated organic compounds as respiratory electron acceptors. The discovery of organohalide-respiring bacteria has expanded the range of electron acceptors used for energy conservation, and serves as a prime example of how scientific discoveries are enabling innovative engineering solutions that have transformed ... Read more

    $260.14 AUD

  • Antibacterial Drug Discovery to Combat MDR

    Natural Compounds, Nanotechnology and Novel Synthetic Sources

    by Iqbal Ahmad and 2 more

    This book compiles the latest information in the field of antibacterial discovery, especially with regard to the looming threat of multi-drug resistance. The respective chapters highlight the discovery of new antibacterial and anti-infective compounds derived from microbes, plants, and other natural sources. The potential applications of nanotechnology to the fields of antibacterial discovery and ... Read more

    $197.11 AUD

  • Bacteria in Agrobiology: Disease Management

    by Dinesh K. Maheshwari

    The future of agriculture greatly depends on our ability to enhance productivity without sacrificing long-term production potential. The application of microorganisms, such as the diverse bacterial species of plant growth promoting bacteria (PGPB), represents an ecologically and economically sustainable strategy. The use of these bio-resources for the enhancement of crop productivity is gaining ... Read more

    $242.10 AUD

  • Metagenomic Systems Biology

    Integrative Analysis of the Microbiome

    by Shailza Singh

    The book serves as an amalgamation of knowledge and principles used in the area of systems and synthetic biology, and targets inter-disciplinary research groups. The readers from diversified areas would be benefited by the valuable resources and information available in one book. Microbiome projects with efficient data handling can fuel progress in the area of microbial synthetic biology by ... Read more

    $197.11 AUD

  • Bactériologie

    Les Grands Articles d'Universalis

    by Encyclopaedia Universalis and 1 more

    La bactériologie a pris naissance dans le sillage de la chimie, à partir du milieu du XIXe siècle. Elle devait devenir en quelques décennies une science autonome sous l'impulsion de trois savants de génie : Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), qui a créé la bactériologie appliquée en … ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Targeting Biofilms in Translational Research, Device Development, and Industrial Sectors

    by Dustin L. Williams

    This book offers a much-needed discussion on the targeting of biofilm-related infections. Chapters include discussions on the impact of biofilm on medical implants, industrial applications, as well as wound and tissue infections. It also offers discussions on regulatory management for industrial sectors and medical environments. Given that there continues to be a paucity of effective antimicrobial ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Bacteria: A Very Short Introduction

    by Sebastian G.B. Amyes

    series Very Short Introductions
    Bacteria form a fundamental branch of life. They are the oldest forms of life as we know it, and they are still the most prolific living organisms. They inhabit every part of the Earth's surface, its ocean depths, and even terrains such as boiling hot springs. They are most familiar as agents of disease, but benign bacteria are critical to the recycling of elements and all ecology, as well as to ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Molecular Typing in Bacterial Infections

    by Marian L. McKee and 1 more

    series Infectious Disease
    Every year new laboratory methods are developed for the identification and classification of infectious disease agents. The number of new approaches to aid epidemiological studies of microbial pathogens is continuously growing. New biotechnology improvements have played a key role in leading to new findings in the fields of laboratory diagnostic and classification of important etiological agents. ... Read more

    $296.11 AUD

  • Prokaryotic Cytoskeletons

    Filamentous Protein Polymers Active in the Cytoplasm of Bacterial and Archaeal Cells

    by Jan Löwe and 1 more

    series Subcellular Biochemistry #84
    This book describes the structures and functions of active protein filaments, found in bacteria and archaea, and now known to perform crucial roles in cell division and intra-cellular motility, as well as being essential for controlling cell shape and growth. These roles are possible because the cytoskeletal and cytomotive filaments provide long range order from small subunits. Studies of these ... Read more

    $287.09 AUD

  • Schaum's Outline of Microbiology, Second Edition

    by Jennifer M. Warner and 1 more

    Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time?Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get ... Read more

    $32.00 AUD

  • Advances in Applied Microbiology

    by Geoffrey M. Gadd and 1 more

    Published since 1959, Advances in Applied Microbiology continues to be one of the most widely read and authoritative review sources in microbiology.The series contains comprehensive reviews of the most current research in applied microbiology. Recent areas covered include bacterial diversity in the human gut, protozoan grazing of freshwater biofilms, metals in yeast fermentation processes and the ... Read more

    $142.22 AUD

  • Nanostructuring Operations in Nanoscale Science and Engineering

    by Kal Renganathan Sharma

    State-of-the-art nanostructuring principles, methods, and aplicationsSynthesize, characterize, and deploy highly miniaturized components using the theories and techniques contained in this comprehensive resource. Written by a nanotechnology expert, this authoritative volume covers the latest advances along with detailed schematics and real-world applications in engineering and the life sciences. ... Read more

    $193.59 AUD