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Bacteria-Metal Interactions [electronic resource] / edited by Daad Saffarini.

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dc.contributor.author Saffarini, Daad. editor.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-01T03:20:46Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-01T03:20:46Z
dc.date.created 2015.
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.isbn 9783319185705
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/13873
dc.description X, 87 p. 18 illus., 12 illus. in color.
dc.description.abstract This book provides a detailed description and analysis of the reduction and metabolism of metals and metalloids by sulfate reducing bacteria. The molecular mechanisms of bacterial resistance to copper are examined as well as extracellular electron transfer and bacterial metal oxide respiration. Furthermore, in this book enrichment, isolation, and physiology of magnetotactic bacteria are discussed. The interactions of bacteria with metals in natural environments and their role in metal cycling have been studied for decades. Advances in studies of bacteria-metal interactions identified numerous important aspects of these interactions, such as bioremediation of metal-contaminated environments, the role of metals in redox reactions and other cellular functions, as well as the role of metals in toxicity and infection. Microbiologists, environmental scientists, and students interested in microbe interactions with metals and their effect on the environment and their application in biotechnology will be interested in the topics discussed in the book.
dc.description.tableofcontents Bacterial copper resistance and virulence -- Shewanella oneidensis and extracellular electron transfer to metal oxides -- Collection and Enrichment of Magnetotactic Bacteria from the Environment -- Metabolism of Metals and Metalloids by the Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria .
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2015.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-18570-5
dc.subject Chemistry.
dc.subject Microbiology.
dc.subject Proteins.
dc.subject Environmental chemistry.
dc.subject Metals.
dc.subject Chemistry.
dc.subject Applied Microbiology.
dc.subject Protein-Ligand Interactions.
dc.subject Environmental Chemistry.
dc.subject Metallic Materials.
dc.subject.ddc 660.62 23
dc.subject.lcc QR1-502
dc.subject.other Chemistry and Materials Science (Springer-11644)
dc.title Bacteria-Metal Interactions [electronic resource] / edited by Daad Saffarini.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-319-18570-5
dc.identifier.bib 978-3-319-18570-5
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
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