Advances In Bacterial Pathogen Biology by PooleAdvances In Bacterial Pathogen Biology by Poole

Advances In Bacterial Pathogen Biology


Hardcover | November 11, 2014

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This volume is an up-to-date overview of the physiology of selected pathogenic bacteria. Each chapter is written by experts in the field of that organism.The focus is on biochemistry and physiology but topics of clinical relevance are included.

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
Professor Robert Poole is West Riding Professor of Microbiology at the University of Sheffield. He has >35 years experience of bacterial physiology and bioenergetics, in particular O2-, CO- and NO-reactive proteins, and has published >300 papers (h=48, 2013). He was Chairman of the Plant and Microbial Sciences Committee of the UK Biote...
Title:Advances In Bacterial Pathogen BiologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:448 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:November 11, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128001429

ISBN - 13:9780128001424


Table of Contents

  1. Energetics of Pathogenic Bacteria and Opportunities for Drug Development
    Gregory M. Cook, Chris Greening, Kiel Hards and Michael Berney
  2. The Impact of Horizontal Gene Transfer on the Biology ofClostridium difficile
    Adam P. Roberts, Elaine Allan and Peter Mullany
  3. Metal Ion Homeostasis inListeria monocytogenesand Importance in Host-Pathogen Interactions
    Helen E. Jesse, Ian S. Roberts and Jennifer S. Cavet
  4. The Role of Macrophages in the Innate Immune Response toStreptococcus pneumoniaeandStaphylococcus aureus; Mechansims and Contrasts
    Joby Cole, Jody Aberdein, Jamil Jubrail and David H. Dockrell
  5. Aeromonas Flagella and Colonisation Mechanisms
    Rebecca Lowry, Sabela Balboa, Jennifer L. Parker and Jonathan G. Shaw
  6. Physiological Adaptations of Key Oral Bacteria
    Ian Douglas, Kate Naylor, Chatchawal Phansopa, Andrew Frey, Thomas Farmilo and Graham P Stafford
  7. Virulence Factors of UropathogenicE. coliand their Interaction with the Host
    Petra Lüthje and Annelie Brauner

Editorial Reviews

"This series has consistently presented a well balanced account of progress in microbial physiology...invaluable for teaching purposes."--AMERICAN SCIENTIST