HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Next edition of textbook ushers cellular microbiology out of infancy

WASHINGTON, DC November 30, 2004 -- ASM Press announces the latest edition of its textbook Cellular Microbiology. Geared towards scientists and graduate students, the 2nd edition of this publication will serve as an invaluable reference for understanding this relatively new field of scientific research.

Coined in 1996, the term "cellular microbiology" identifies an emerging discipline that integrates the fields of cell biology and microbiology, highlighting the interaction between microbes and host cells. The advent of genomics, proteomics and postgenomics has resulted in more widespread understanding of the field of cellular microbiology among scientists. Cellular Microbiology, 2nd Edition, considers genomic information and advances in technology in an updated examination of this burgeoning area of research.

"As in the first edition, the chapters in this book contain information about fundamental cell biology and fundamental microbiology, as well as articles that show the marriage of the two cellular microbiology," says Stanley Falkow of Stanford University in the book's foreword. "However, in this edition, the field has passed from its infancy to, well, at least puberty, with all of its attendant vigor, uncertainty and growing pains."

The second edition of this textbook offers five new chapters that comprehensively cover bacterial human pathogen genomes; structure and dynamics of the host cell membrane; study of prokaryotic biology using genome-wide approaches; cell biology of virus infection; and use of simple nonvertebrate hosts to model mammalian pathogenesis. All chapters are revised and organized like the first edition to provide fundamental details of each discipline along with the cellular microbiology aspects.


'"/>

Contact: Jim Sliwa
jsliwa@asmusa.org
American Society for Microbiology
6-Dec-2004


Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. New edition of touchstone microbiology reference book now available
2. Global ocean sampling expedition
3. New edition of landmark textbook incorporates contemporary genome-based view of biology
4. Understanding the Arctic -- NSF-funded expeditions cover new ground in climate science
5. Four Arnouxs Beaked Whales observed from Polarstern expedition
6. Multinational scientific expedition kicks off International Polar Year 2007-2008
7. Expedition allows teachers to participate in polar research
8. Danish expedition ship tracked by Envisat satellite
9. Arctic expedition will investigate alien-like glacier
10. Living Oceans Foundation leads Red Sea expedition
11. Expedition discovers marine treasures

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Next edition textbook ushers cellular microbiology out infancy

(Date:7/20/2015)... -- Acuity Market Intelligence,s latest research "The Global Biometrics ... Privacy" forecasts that between 2014 and 2020 nearly ... to smart mobile devices by 2.2 billion mobile ... to generate more than $67.9 billion in total ...    "Biometrics is at the center ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... DUBLIN , July 07, 2015 ... has announced the addition of the "Biometrics ... and Forecasts 2015-2020" report to their offering. ... a major contributor to this growth and the ... US$5.5 billion in revenue for companies involved in ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... NEW YORK , July 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... today announced BD & Guidepoint Mentor, a ... access to Guidepoint,s expert network services. ... cutting-edge technologies to improve healthcare delivery and outcomes and, ... each start-up entrepreneur will be able to directly engage ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Biometrics on Smart Mobile Devices to Redefine Digital Identity with 12.9 Billion Biometric App Downloads between 2014 and 2020 2Global Banking Biometrics Market 2015-2020 - Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 2Global Banking Biometrics Market 2015-2020 - Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 3BD and Guidepoint Team to Connect Healthcare Start-up Companies With Business and Scientific Experts 2BD and Guidepoint Team to Connect Healthcare Start-up Companies With Business and Scientific Experts 3
(Date:7/28/2015)... QUEBEC CITY , July 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... (the "Company") today announced that it has granted to ... of funding the development and commercialization of biotechnology ... Company,s live recombinant oral allogenic tumor vaccine technology ... candidate for prostate cancer which is ready to ...
(Date:7/28/2015)... NESS ZIONA, Israel ... CollPlant Ltd. (TASE:CLPT; OTC:CQPTY), a regenerative medicine company ... repair products, today announced that Shomrat Shurtz has ... September 20, 2015.      (Photo: ... brings over 25 years of experience in marketing, ...
(Date:7/27/2015)...  Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) today announced that ... Thursday, July 30, 2015, after the close of the ... a conference call with the investment community at 2 ... be Robert A. Bradway , chairman and chief ... team. Live audio of the conference call ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... , July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Quest PharmaTech ... company developing and commercializing products for the treatment of ... Quest announces that it has closed a $1,000,000 unit ... placement of 16,666,667 units of the Company at a ... of one common share and one common share purchase ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Aeterna Zentaris Grants Option to Develop and Commercialize Oral Allogenic Cancer Vaccine Technology 2Aeterna Zentaris Grants Option to Develop and Commercialize Oral Allogenic Cancer Vaccine Technology 3CollPlant Names Shomrat Shurtz Senior Director of Business Development 2Amgen Announces Webcast of 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results 2Quest PharmaTech Closes $1,000,000 Private Placement 2
Cached News: