Frontier Discoveries and Innovations in Interdisciplinary Microbiology by Pratyoosh ShuklaFrontier Discoveries and Innovations in Interdisciplinary Microbiology by Pratyoosh Shukla

Frontier Discoveries and Innovations in Interdisciplinary Microbiology

byPratyoosh Shukla

Hardcover | November 28, 2015

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This excellent book covers wide-ranging topics in interdisciplinary microbiology, addressing various research aspects and highlighting advanced discoveries and innovations. It presents the fascinating topic of modern biotechnology, including agricultural microbiology, microalgae biotechnology, bio-energy, bioinformatics and metagenomics, environmental microbiology, enzyme technology and marine biology.

It presents the most up-to-date areas of microbiology with an emphasis on shedding light on biotechnological advancements and integrating these interdisciplinary microbiology research topics into other biotechnology sub-disciplines. The book raises awareness of the industrial relevance of microbiology, which is key component of this unique collection. The topics include production of antioxidant-glutathione, enzyme-engineering methods, probiotic microbiology and features of microbial xylanases. It also covers some other remarkable aspects of microbiology, like potential health hazards in recreational water and fullerene nanocomposites, which are vital for biotechnological interventions.

This book will be valuable resource for senior undergraduate and graduate students, researchers and other interested professionals or groups working in the interdisciplinary areas of microbiology and biotechnology.

Prof. Pratyoosh Shukla is working as Head, Department of Microbiology at Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, India. Prof. Shukla is also working as General Secretary of Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI), a 75 year-old, one of the reputed scientific organizations in world.He has more than 14 years of research and teaching ...
Title:Frontier Discoveries and Innovations in Interdisciplinary MicrobiologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:219 pagesPublished:November 28, 2015Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8132226097

ISBN - 13:9788132226093

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Table of Contents

1. Studies on biosynthetic production of antioxidant-glutathione using microbial cultures.- 2. Enzyme Engineering for Oligosaccharide Biosynthesis.- 3. Micro Encapsulation of Probiotics and Its Applications.- 4. Cyanobacterial phycobilins: production, purification and regulation.- 5. Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP): Planning for Quality and Control in Microbiology.- 6. Advances in molecular mechanism towards understanding plant-microbe interaction: A study of M. oryzae vs rice.- 7. Plant Virus Detection and Diagnosis: Progress and Challenges.- 8. Application of Microbial Enzymes in Dissoloving Pulp Production.- 9. Functional aspects of xylanases towards industrial applications.- 10. Health hazards in recreational waters? Monitoring programme in Porto Belo bay, Brazil.- 11. Effects of aqueous fullerene suspension (nC60) on marine and estuarine organisms.- 12. Comparative analysis of common and unique genes (strain specific) in drug resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus.- 13. Enzyme technology, functional proteomics and systems biology towards unraveling molecular basis for functionality and interactions in biotechnological processes.- 14. Archaeology vis-à-vis microbiology: a review discovering the vistas of multidisciplinary research.