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This book assembles concisely written chapters by world-leaders in the field summarizing recent advances in understanding microbial responses to hydrocarbons. Subjects treated include mechanisms of sensing, hydrocarbon tolerance and degradation as well as an overview on hydrophobic modification of biomolecules. Other chapters are dedicated to issues related to the reduced bioavailability of hydrocarbons, which differentiates this class of compounds form many others, but which of central importance to understand the ecophysiological consequences.
This book should be standard literature in any laboratory working in this area.
Genre: Science, Technology
Series Title: Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Street Date: May 15, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-39-8808
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