Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria

In this well-illustrated reference, contributors summarize current research on sulfate-reducing bacteria and examine their relationship to biotechnology processes. This approach enables researchers to identify and define appropriate questions for future research. Chapters examine the biochemical and...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Barton, Larry L. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1995, 1995
Edition:1st ed. 1995
Series:Biotechnology Handbooks
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1 Characteristics and Activities of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria
  • 2 Sulfate-Reducing Archaea
  • 3 Taxonomic Relationships
  • 4 Respiratory Sulfate Reduction
  • 5 Characterization of Electron Transfer Proteins
  • 6 Solute Transport and Cell Energetics
  • 7 Molecular Biology of Redox-Active Metal Proteins from Desulfovibrio
  • 8 Ecology of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria
  • 9 Biocorrosion
  • 10 Control in Industrial Settings
  • 11 Metabolism of Environmental Contaminants by Mixed and Pure Cultures of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria