Bacterial Conjugation by D.B. Clewell

Bacterial Conjugation

EditorD.B. Clewell

Paperback | May 31, 1993

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$375.95

Earn 1880 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

This timely volume reviews the molecular mechanisms and regulation aspects of conjugation in a variety of bacterial systems. An international group of contributors examine the movement of plasmids and conjugative transposons across species and kingdom barriers, and discuss the significance of the transfer phenomenon from clinical, environmental, and industrial perspectives.

Details & Specs

Title:Bacterial ConjugationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:429 pages, 10 × 7.01 × 0.01 inPublished:May 31, 1993Publisher:Springer US

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0306443767

ISBN - 13:9780306443763

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Bacterial Conjugation

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Genetic Organization of TransferRelated Determinants on the Sex Factor F and Related Plamids (K. IppenIhler, R.A. Skurray). Key Regulatory Aspects of Transfer of FRelated Plasmids (W.B. Dempsey). Broad HostRange Conjugative and Mobilizable Plasmids in GramNegative Bacteria (D.G. Guiney). DNA Processing and Replication During Plasmid Transfer Between GramNegative Bacteria (B. Wilkins, E. Lanka). Mobilization of Chromosomes and Nonconjugative Plasmids by Cointegrative Mechanisms (C. Reimmann, D. Haas). Conjugative Pili and PilusSpecific Phages (L. Frost). Plasmid Incompatibility and Replication Control (B.L. Kittell, D.R. Helsinki). Conjugal Transfer in Anaerobic Bacteria (F.L. Macrina). Sex Pheromones and the PlasmidEncoded Mating Response in Enterococcus faecalis (D.B. Clewell). The Conjugative Transposons of GramPositive Bacteria (D.B. Clewell, S.E. Flannagan). 6 additional articles. Index.