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Biological Nitrogen Fixation

Biological Nitrogen Fixation - Volume I and II - Edited by Frans J. de Bruijn

Biological Nitrogen Fixation is a comprehensive two volume work bringing together both review and original research articles on key topics in nitrogen fixation. Chapters across both volumes emphasize molecular techniques and advanced biochemical analysis approaches applicable to various aspects of biological nitrogen fixation.

Volume I explores the chemistry and biochemistry of nitrogenases, nif gene regulation, the taxonomy, evolution, and genomics of nitrogen fixing organisms, as well as their physiology and metabolism. 

Volume II covers the symbiotic interaction of nitrogen fixing organisms with their host plants, including nodulation and symbiotic nitrogen fixation, plant and microbial “omics”, cyanobacteria,  diazotrophs and non-legumes, field studies and inoculum preparation, as well as nitrogen fixation and cereals.

ISBN: 978-1-118-63704-3 - August 2015 • 1260 pages ♦ Wiley-Blackwel

Biological Microbial Ecology of the Rhizosphere

Molecular Microbial Ecology of the Rhizosphere - Volume I and II- Edited by Frans J. de Bruijn

The Rhizosphere, and the soil for that matter, have been considered “Black Boxes”, but decades of biochemical, biophysical and ecological studies have allowed a glimpse in the Box. In addition, with the advent of molecular approaches the Rhizosphere has become much more tangible and  approachable, leading to a real explosion of knowledge, especially on the structure and function of microbial communities, signalling between microbes and between microbes and the host plant, plant control of microbial community in the Rhizosphere, and other facets of the plant-microbe interactions.

Molecular Microbial Microbial Ecology of the Rhizospherefocuses on a subset of the advances made in the area of the Rhizosphere, and highlights those experiments that have been mostly carried out using molecular approaches ranging from community fingerprinting to genomics and metagenomics. The book will have several reviews in each category followed by research chapters, with materials and methods detailed enough to carry out similar experiments or clear referrals to the literature.

 ISBN : 978-1-118-29617-2 - Mai 2013 • 1328 pages ♦ Wiley-Blackwel

Molecular Microbial Ecology I

Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches- Edited by Frans J. de Bruijn

Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches is the first comprehensive reference covering the various metagenomics in a large variety of habitats, which could not previously have been analysed without metagenomic methodology. This Volume includes topics such as species designations in microbiology, metagenomics, consortia and databases, bioinformatics, microarrays, and other metagenomics applications. This reference is ideal for researchers in metagenomics, microbiology, environmental microbiology, those working on the Human Microbiome Project, microbial geneticists, molecular microbiology, and bioinformatics.

ISBN : 978-0-470-64479-9 • July 2011 • 784 pages ♦ Wiley-Blackwel

Molecular Microbial Ecology II

Metagenomics in Different Habitats- Edited by Frans J. de Bruijn

Metagenomics has revolutionized microbiology and many associated health and environmental fields. This is the first comprehensive treatise covering the various omics in a large variety of habitats, which could not previously have been analysed without metagenomic methodology. This is a reference work for people in the field and those who would like to enter it.

ISBN : 978-0-470-64719-6 • August 2011 • 632 pages ♦ Wiley-Blackwel