SUMOylation and Ubiquitination review
Excerpt from a book review of SUMOylation and Ubiquitination: Current and Emerging Concepts"This is a comprehensive and in-depth overview of recent advances in our understanding of the physiological roles and mechanisms of action of these important regulatory covalent modifications. In addition, the book offers a technically rich description of the latest advances in the use of proteomic techniques to study the modification process and identify novel targets ... This is a comprehensive, in-depth resource for persons interested in the processes of ubiquitination and SUMOylation ... the book is at its best as a source o...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - November 15, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pharmaceutical Microbiology
Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference to be held April 29 - 30, 2020 in Boston, USA Full details The pharmaceutical microbiology industry has seen many changes during the progression into the 21st century. With advances in rapid microbiological methods, revisions being made to regulations in the industry, enhanced knowledge of the human microbiome, and novel testing methods, innovative approaches in ATMP facilities, this industry is ever expanding. At this conference industry experts discuss and analyze the latest advances and challenges within the industry. Delegates have an opportunity to network with industry professio...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - November 15, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference
SMi's 22nd Annual Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference This year's event aims to showcase a suite of sessions focused on novel drugs and approaches, particularly highlighting non-traditional and traditional therapies that provide an innovative means to spearhead the issue. The conference will also place significant emphasis on the much-needed support for innovative approaches such as sessions tackling the funding and support and the regulation that provides guidance towards the goal of ameliorating the continued rise of anti-microbial resistance AMR. The conference will bring industry leaders together to discuss the strateg...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 24, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering review
Excerpt from a book review of Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering"a good introduction to the current state of research ... it is a helpful review" from BIOSpektrum read more ...Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic EngineeringEdited by: Sandra M. Ruzal"the most relevant aspects of the more than 200 recognized species of the Lactobacillus genus" (ProtoView); "a useful, concise reference book" (Beneficial Microbes) read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 23, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Chlamydia Biology
Ming Tan, Johannes H. Hegemann and Christine Sütterlin present a new book on Chlamydia Biology: From Genome to Disease This book provides an up-to-date review of the clinical infections caused by the two main human pathogens C. trachomatis and C. pneumoniae, as well as chapters on veterinary Chlamydia species and Chlamydia-related bacteria. Multiple chapters cover cutting-edge developments in Chlamydia research, from the basic biology of the intracellular chlamydial infection to the host immune response and work towards a Chlamydia vaccine. Also highlighted are recent advances in chlamydial genetics and genomics, whic...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 21, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Bats and Viruses book available now
The new book on Bats and Viruses edited by Eugenia Corrales-Aguilar and Martin Schwemmle is available now read more ...Bats and Viruses: Current Research and Future TrendsEdited by: Eugenia Corrales-Aguilar and Martin SchwemmleAn invaluable reference source for everyone working on bat-borne viruses. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 16, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Avian Virology review
Excerpt from a book review of Avian Virology: Current Research and Future Trends"This is a nice introduction to avian virology with basic information on viruses affecting poultry" from Doodys read more ...Avian Virology: Current Research and Future TrendsEdited by: Siba K. SamalAn invaluable reference source for everyone working on avian diseases. It is also highly recommended for all veterinary school and university libraries. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 1, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbial Ecology review
Excerpt from a book review of Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other Omics"... easy to read ... effectively combines background information with current techniques. The references are extensive. Overall the book will be applicable to teaching faculty as well as advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and researchers." from SIMB News (2019) 69: 100-101. read more ...Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other OmicsEdited by: Diana MarcoSelected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecolog...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - September 27, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference
9th Annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference organised by SMi. At the very core of pharmaceutical microbiology is the accurate and reliable detection of microorganisms that would otherwise contaminate the pharmaceutical products manufactured. This demand for more rapid methods for detection and identification will be accompanied by equally important areas such as: contamination control strategies and environmental monitoring, process automation, and discussing updates to meet regulatory requirements. this conference explores novel and developing technologies that tackle the most pressing challenges and push innovation...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - August 22, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

SUMOylation and Ubiquitination book available now
The new book on SUMOylation and Ubiquitination edited by Van G. Wilson is available now read more ...SUMOylation and Ubiquitination: Current and Emerging ConceptsEdited by: Van G. WilsonReviews current and emerging concepts on the principles of ubiquitination and SUMOylation and highlights new advances. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - August 21, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Avian Virology book available now
The new book on Avian Virology edited by Siba K. Samal is available now read more ...Avian Virology: Current Research and Future TrendsEdited by: Siba K. SamalAn invaluable reference source for everyone working on avian diseases. It is also highly recommended for all veterinary school and university libraries. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - August 15, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbial Exopolysaccharides book available now
The new book on Microbial Exopolysaccharides edited by Özlem Ateş Duru is available now read more ...Microbial Exopolysaccharides: Current Research and DevelopmentsEdited by: Özlem Ateş DuruWritten by an international team of experts this authoritative volume describes the most recent and innovative research and developments on microbial exopolysaccharides. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - July 22, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Human Pathogenic Fungi review
Excerpt from a book review of Human Pathogenic Fungi: Molecular Biology and Pathogenic Mechanisms"The up-to-date, well-presented chapters serve to make this text a valuable reference for experts in the field as well as those new to fungal pathobiology ... this well-presented work is a highly useful addition to the literature ... The extremely readable nature of the well-edited text will certainly facilitate its use by graduate students entering into the fields of fundamental or medical mycology and established researchers will appreciate the crisp reviews and their thorough references. " from Frontiers in Microbi...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - July 18, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbial Exopolysaccharides
Özlem Ateş Duru presents a new book on Microbial Exopolysaccharides: Current Research and Developments Written by an international team of experts this authoritative volume describes the most recent and innovative research and developments in the field. Topics include: exopolysaccharide production by halophilic and thermophilic microorganisms, exopolysaccharides from Weissella and Leuconostoc, fructan biosynthesis, engineering of microbial polysaccharide structures, molecular modification of levan, levan in medical and biotechnological applications, and much more. Essential reading for everyone with an interest in mi...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - June 24, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Polymerase Chain Reaction book available now
The new book on Polymerase Chain Reaction is available now read more ...Polymerase Chain Reaction: Theory and TechnologyThis indispensable manual is a compilation of review articles written by experts in the field of PCR technology. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - June 17, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Polymerase Chain Reaction
Mark A. Behlke, Kornelia Berghof-Jäger, Tom Brown, et al. presents a new book on Polymerase Chain Reaction: Theory and Technology This indispensable manual is a compilation of review articles written by experts in the field of PCR technology. Topics covered include: principles of PCR, fluorescent chemistries, instrumentation, quantification strategies, extraction and purification of nucleic acids, sample preparation, controls for validation, primers and probes, standardization of methods, MIQE guidelines, mRNA expression and PCR arrays. This book provides a comprehensive overview of PCR theory, instrumentation and met...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - June 13, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Insect Molecular Virology book available now
The new book on Insect Molecular Virology edited by Bryony C. Bonning is available now read more ...Insect Molecular Virology: Advances and Emerging TrendsEdited by: Bryony C. BonningEssential reading for students and scholars of insect virology and immunology and a valuable resource for users of baculovirus-derived tools. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - May 31, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pathogenic Streptococci book available now
The new book on Pathogenic Streptococci edited by Yuqing Li and Xuedong Zhou is available now read more ...Pathogenic Streptococci: From Genomics to Systems Biology and ControlEdited by: Yuqing Li and Xuedong ZhouEssential reading for everyone working with streptococci from the PhD student to the experienced scientist. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - May 28, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Bats and Viruses
Eugenia Corrales-Aguilar and Martin Schwemmle present a new book on Bats and Viruses: Current Research and Future Trends In this multi-authored volume, international experts review the current hot-topics in this field. Chapters have extensive reference sections that should encourage readers to pursue each subject in greater detail. The book opens with an introductory chapter that is followed by six chapters (chapters 2-7) reviewing different important families of bat-borne viruses. The following two chapters (chapters 8-9) focus on the bat immune system. Chapters 9-12 cover in vitro isolation, in vivo models and metagenomi...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - May 22, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pathogenic Streptococci
Yuqing Li and Xuedong Zhou present a new book on Pathogenic Streptococci: From Genomics to Systems Biology and Control This timely review, edited by Yuqing Li and Xuedong Zhou, provides a comprehensive overview of the current knowledge of the most important hot-topics in streptococcal research. Topics covered include: CRISPR-Cas systems; genetic regulation by small RNAs; signal transduction by cyclic dinucleotide second messengers; the VicRK and ComDE two-component systems; mobile genetic elements; regulation of cell division; application of omics and bioinformatics tools; intrageneric and intergeneric interactions by oral...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - May 22, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Technology Conference
October 09 - 10, 2019 Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Technology Europe Conference The Inaugural conference from SMi on Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Technology. Covers the microbiological aspects in cleanroom design and engineering. Aspects that encapsulate cleanroom technology and innovation remain one of the most exciting and rapidly advancing areas in manufacturing sectors to date. In 2025, the global cleanroom technology market is expected to reach nearly billion. Stringent regulatory standards for product approval, technological advancements in cleanrooms, initiatives taken by private organisations to create awareness regarding ...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 30, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Porcine Viruses review
Excerpt from a book review of Porcine Viruses: From Pathogenesis to Strategies for Control"This is a well-written book" from Doodys read more ...Porcine Viruses: From Pathogenesis to Strategies for ControlEdited by: Hovakim ZakaryanA comprehensive review of the current knowledge written by prominent scientists. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 28, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

SUMOylation and Ubiquitination
Van G. Wilson presents a new book on SUMOylation and Ubiquitination: Current and Emerging Concepts Written by highly respected leaders in their fields under the expert guidance of the editor, this volume covers the principles of ubiquitination and SUMOylation, presents detailed reviews of current and emerging concepts and highlights new advances in all areas of SUMOylation and ubiquitination. Topics of note include: the ubiquitin superfamily, the ubiquitin toolbox, onco viral exploitation of the SUMO system, small molecule modulators of desumoylation, mass spectrometry, global proteomic profiling of SUMO and ubiquitin, bio...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 22, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Avian Virology
Siba K. Samal presents a new book on Avian Virology: Current Research and Future Trends This comprehensive book provides a timely update on all of the most important avian viruses: avian influenza virus, infectious bronchitis virus, Newcastle disease virus, infectious bursal disease virus, chicken anemia virus, infectious laryngotracheitis virus, avian adenovirus, Marek's disease virus, avian reovirus, avian pox virus, avian leukosis virus, avian metapneumovirus, and avian paramyxoviruses. The chapters are written by internationally recognized experts from all over the world who have made seminal contributions to their res...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 21, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Insect Molecular Virology
Bryony C. Bonning presents a new book on Insect Molecular Virology: Advances and Emerging Trends The volume opens with a description of the insect virome and the explosion in discovery of new viral taxa. The following four chapters focus on anti-viral immunity including endogenous viral elements some of which may provide the molecular basis for long-term anti-viral immunity, the discovery of new viral suppressors of RNA interference, the role of new classes of small RNA molecules in dictating infection outcomes, and the Drosophila-dicistrovirus model as a powerful resource for insect molecular virology. The application of ...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 20, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities book available now
The new book on Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities edited by Ludmila Chistoserdova is available now read more ...Methylotrophs and Methylotroph CommunitiesEdited by: Ludmila ChistoserdovaThis comprehensive volume is a compilation of articles, some written by established scientists, others by young and upcoming methylotrophy researchers. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 18, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

DNA Tumour Viruses review
Excerpt from a book review of DNA Tumour Viruses: Virology, Pathogenesis and Vaccines"This book is an excellent, timely current summary of this field and provides further support for the potential clinical application of these studies ... the book hits its mark and I would recommend it as a must have ... will be of sure interest for anyone want to be informed about cancer related to viral infection." from Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics read more ...DNA Tumour Viruses: Virology, Pathogenesis and VaccinesEdited by: Sally RobertsA must-read book for anyone with an interest in viral tumourigenesis. read more ....
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 11, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering review
Excerpt from a book review of Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering"The book offers a state-of-the-art overview of the genomics and metabolic engineering of this important genus, strains of which have been used extensively as starter cultures and probiotics, and aims to survey in 10 chapters the most relevant aspects of the genus with respect to these properties ... Overall, this is a useful, concise reference book when you want to know the recent advances in genomics and metabolic engineering of lactobacilli." from Beneficial Microbes read more ...Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic EngineeringEdited...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - April 5, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Enteroviruses review
Excerpt from a book review of Enteroviruses: Omics, Molecular Biology, and Control "The depth of the coverage on the most recent enterovirus research makes this an asset to anyone interested in the diverse group of viruses" from SIMB News read more ...Enteroviruses: Omics, Molecular Biology, and Control Edited by: William T. Jackson and Carolyn B. Coyne"frontiers in the study of the 12 species of the genus" (ProtoView); "the current most important enterovirus research" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - March 26, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Pathogenic Escherichia coli review
Excerpt from a book review of Pathogenic Escherichia coli: Evolution, Omics, Detection and Control"well organized, written, and referenced with effective development and placement of figures and tables .. of particular interest to graduate students, faculty, and biotechnologists ... Overall the book provides an integrated review" from SIMB News read more ...Pathogenic Escherichia coli: Evolution, Omics, Detection and ControlEdited by: Pina M. Fratamico, Yanhong Liu and Christopher H. SommersA must-read for anyone with an interest in bacterial pathogenesis. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - March 26, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Plant-Microbe Interactions in the Rhizosphere review
Excerpt from a book review of Plant-Microbe Interactions in the Rhizosphere"topical and well-referenced ... written by experts in their respective fields, providing an authoritative overview ... particularly useful to final-year graduate and postgraduate students, and to plant scientists and microbiologists ... valuable to soil scientists and ecologists" from Eur. J. Soil Sci. read more ...Plant-Microbe Interactions in the RhizosphereEdited by: Adam Schikora"recommended for anyone involved in plant science or environmental microbiology" (Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ.) read more ... (Source: Microbiol...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - March 23, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Prions book available now
The new book on Prions edited by Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi Onodera is available now read more ...Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research (Second Edition)Edited by: Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi OnoderaEssential reading for everyone working with prions from the PhD student to the experienced scientist. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - March 18, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbial Ecology book available now
The new book on Microbial Ecology edited by Diana Marco is available now read more ...Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other OmicsEdited by: Diana MarcoSelected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecology. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - February 21, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Cyanobacteria review
Excerpt from a book review of Cyanobacteria: Signaling and Regulation Systems"Los has presented a very good summary ... recommended for working groups with a focus on molecular cyano bacteriology." from Biospektrum read more ...Cyanobacteria: Signaling and Regulation SystemsAuthor: Dmitry A. LosEssential for anyone with an interest in cyanobacteria, stress responses, photosynthesis, nitrogen fixation and biotechnology. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - February 20, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Climate Change and Microbial Ecology review
Excerpt from a book review of Climate Change and Microbial Ecology: Current Research and Future Trends"The book is a comprehensive, timely and authoritative review on the increasingly important area of global climate change and microbial ecology. This volume will serve as an excellent resource for graduate students, microbial ecologists, climate scientists, policy makers and anyone who might be interested in the field of global climate change." from Microbiology Today read more ...Climate Change and Microbial Ecology: Current Research and Future TrendsEdited by: Jürgen Marxsen"impressive" (ASM: Sma...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - February 11, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference
June 05 - 06, 2019 SMI: 3rd Annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology West Coast San Diego, USA Further information www.pharma-microbiology-usa.com/microbiologyconf SMi's 3rd Annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology West Coast. The pharmaceutical microbiology field is an ever-present constant in almost all areas of pharmaceuticals. We are experiencing a period of rapid change, with new regulatory considerations to implement into our environmental monitoring programmes, new technologies to improve processes and novel validation techniques. Some of the topics that this conference will cover: risk-based approaches to aseptic processing, m...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - January 31, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Porcine Viruses book available now
The new book on Porcine Viruses edited by Hovakim Zakaryan is available now read more ...Porcine Viruses: From Pathogenesis to Strategies for ControlEdited by: Hovakim ZakaryanA comprehensive review of the current knowledge written by prominent scientists. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - January 18, 2019 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbiota book available now
The new book on Microbiota edited by Takashi Matsumoto and Yoshio Yamaoka, is available now read more ...Microbiota: Current Research and Emerging TrendsEdited by: Takashi Matsumoto and Yoshio Yamaoka,Essential reading for everyone working with human microbiota, probiotics and prebiotics. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - December 18, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities
Ludmila Chistoserdova presents a new book on Methylotrophs and Methylotroph Communities This comprehensive volume is a compilation of articles, some written by established scientists, others by young and upcoming methylotrophy researchers. Under the expert guidance of the editor the authors present the current data and novel outlooks in this diverse area of research, encompassing fundamentals, such as biochemistry, physiology and systematics of methylotrophs, that underpin the field, as well as newly emerging areas, such as laboratory evolution of methylotrophs, enumeration in novel environments e.g. clouds, and experiment...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - December 6, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

European Meeting on Molecular Diagnostics (EMMD) 2019
October 09 - 11, 2019   11th European Meeting on Molecular Diagnostics (EMMD)Huis ter Duin, Noordwijk, The Netherlands   Further informationThis is the 11th European Meeting on Molecular Diagnostics (EMMD), devoted to all aspects of molecular diagnostics in human disease and pathology. The EMMD is organised every two years in the Netherlands. These meetings are a continuation of the former Benelux- and European meetings on PCR diagnostics. However the scope of the meeting has expanded to include other amplification techniques, general probe technology and applications in wide diversity of laboratory disciplines i...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - December 4, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

The Prion Protein
Jörg Tatzelt presents a new book on The Prion Protein In this timely book, leading scientists in the field have come together to highlight the apparently incongruous activities of different PrP conformers. The articles outline current research on celluar pathways implicated in the formation and signaling of neurotoxic and physiological PrP isoforms and delineate future research direction. Topics covered include the physiologcial activity of PrPC and its possible role as a neurotrophic factor, the finding that aberrant PrP conformers can cause neurodegeneration in the absence of infectious prion propagation, the requir...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - December 3, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Plant Genomics
Hany A. El-Shemy presents a new book on Plant Genomics The editor of this timely book has assembled a team of highly regarded scientists, over 40 contributors, to describe the latest, up-to-date research, theory and applications of this increasingly important area of science. Renowned experts in the field have contributed chapters that describe and discuss some of the most topical aspects of plant genomics. The book is fully illustrated and chapters include comprehensive reference sections. Essential reading for scientists involved in plant genomics and a recommended volume for everyone involved in plant science read more ...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - December 2, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering review
Excerpt from a book review of Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering" the most relevant aspects of the more than 200 recognized species of the Lactobacillus genus" from ProtoView read more ...Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic EngineeringEdited by: Sandra M. RuzalAn invaluable source of information this book is essential reading for everyone working with lactobacilli, LAB and probiotics. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - November 30, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Conference: Pharmaceutical Microbiology
April 10 - 11, 2019 Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast Boston, USA Further information SMi's 2nd Annual Conference: Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast The pharmaceutical microbiology industry has seen many changes during the progression into the 21st century. With advances in rapid microbiological methods, revisions being made to regulations in the industry, enhanced knowledge of the human microbiome, and novel testing methods, this industry is ever expanding. Industry experts discuss and analyze the latest advances and challenges within the industry. Industry professionals discuss the revision of Annex 1, explore ...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - November 14, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference
March 18 - 19, 2019 Superbugs and Superdrugs Conference London, UK Inspiring the global commitment required to tackle multidrug-resistance among bacteria populations, as the global threat of antimicrobial resistance continues to grow. This year's event will gather leaders from pharmaceutical companies, academia and the wider scientific community together with regulatory agencies and public-private partnerships, to discuss the growing threat of antibiotic resistance. Further information (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 19, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering book available now
The new book on Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic Engineering edited by Sandra M. Ruzal is available now read more ...Lactobacillus Genomics and Metabolic EngineeringEdited by: Sandra M. RuzalAn invaluable source of information this book is essential reading for everyone working with lactobacilli, LAB and probiotics. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 14, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Microbial Ecology
Diana Marco presents a new book on Microbial Ecology: Current Advances from Genomics, Metagenomics and Other Omics This book presents selected recent hot-topics in the application of advanced omics methods to the field of microbial ecology. Written by specialist scientists under the experienced editorial guidance of Diana Marco, the book covers both the theoretical and applied aspects of microbial ecology. Topics include the investigation of the patterns, processes and mechanisms in microbial ecology, microbiome sequencing, soil microbiology, insular microbiogeography, sediment microbial communities, and wildlife microbial...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - October 14, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites review
Excerpt from a book review of Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid Parasites"... provides a detailed account of a number of essential processes in kinetoplastids ... I would therefore recommend this book to researchers" from Parasites and Vectors (2018) 11:401 read more ...Molecular Biology of Kinetoplastid ParasitesEdited by: Hemanta K. MajumderReviews the current research in kinetoplastid parasites with an emphasis on cellular and molecular biology. read more ... (Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists.)
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - September 20, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Recommended conference: Superbugs and Superdrugs USA
November 12 - 13, 2018 Superbugs and Superdrugs USA Iselin, New Jersey, USA Further information The issue of antibacterial resistance is becoming increasingly prevalent within the world of modern medicine. Difficult-to-treat pathogens create an incredibly real issue within clinical environments; and the problem needs to be addressed with novel treatments and the development of mechanisms which circumvent current therapeutic barriers. To address the ever-growing need of informative and thought provoking discussion, in order to address these industry issues, Superbugs and Superdrugs USA conference will offer a jam-packed age...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - September 11, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs

Prions
Akikazu Sakudo and Takashi Onodera present a new book on Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research (Second Edition) The book opens with an introductory chapter that provides an overview. This is followed by four chapters (chapters 2-5) dealing with fundamental aspects of prion biology, including functions of the cellular isoform of prion protein (PrPC) and molecular mechanisms of prion diseases. The next two chapters (chapters 6-7) focus on clinical aspects of human prion diseases and current approaches for effective inactivation methods. The last part of the book (chapters 8-9) summarizes animal prion diseases, includ...
Source: Microbiology Blog: The weblog for microbiologists. - August 30, 2018 Category: Microbiology Source Type: blogs