Book reviews from the SGM Quarterly and Microbiology Today


SGM book reviews - Teaching resources

D. Horton-Szar & C.P. Conlon, Eds  Crash Course: Infectious Diseases Elsevier Limited (2007)

T.J.J. Inglis  Master Medicine. Microbiology and Infection, 3rd edn Elsevier Limied (2007)

J.M. Miller  The Microbiology Bench Companion American Society for Microbiology (2007)

K. Sharma  Manual of Microbiology: Tools & Techniques Anshan (2007)

G. Horneck & P. Rettberg, Eds  Complete Course in Astrobiology Wiley - VCH (2007)

J.D. Watson, A.A. Caudy, R.M. Myers & J.A. Witkowski  Recombinant DNA Genes and Genomes - A Short Course Palgrave Macmillan Ltd (2007)

D.M. Knipe, P.M. Howley, D.E. Griffin, R.A. Lamb, M.A. Martin, B. Roizman & S.E. Straus, Eds  Fields Virology, 5th edition, Vols 1 and 2 Wolters Kluwer Health (2007)

N.J. Dimmock, A.J. Easton & K.N. Leppard  Introduction to Modern Virology, 6th edition Blackwell Publishing (2006)

R. Cammack, T.K. Attwood, P.N. Campbell, J.H. Parish, A.D. Smith, J.L. Stirling & F. Vella, Eds  Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Second Edition Oxford University Press (2006)

T. Skern  Coffee House Notes on Virology Facultas Verlags und Buchhandels AG (2006)

John Webster  Mycology, Volume 1 (DVD) IWF Wissen und Medien GmbH (2006)

D.A. Hopwood  Streptomyces in Nature and Medicine: The Antibiotic Makers Oxford University Press (2007)

P. Laszlo  Communicating Science - A Practical Guide Springer-Verlag GmbH & Co. KG (2006)

R.P. Anderson  Outbreak: Cases in Real-world Microbiology American Society for Microbiology (2006)

M. Schaechter, J.L. Ingraham & F.C. Neidhardt  Microbe American Society for Microbiology (2005)

G.L. Mandell, J.E. Bennett & R. Dolin  Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases Online: Sixth Edition (CD-ROM)Churchill Livingstone/ Elsevier Science Ltd (2005)

M. Wilson  Microbial Inhabitants of Humans:
Their Ecology and Role in Health and Disease
Cambridge University Press (2005)

A. Cabibbo, R.P. Grant & M. Helmer-Citterich, Eds  The Internet for Cell and Molecular Biologists, Second EditionHorizon Bioscience (2004)

M. Schaechter, Ed.  The Desk Encyclopedia of MicrobiologyElsevier Academic Press (2004)

J.H. Jorgensen & M.A. Pfaller  A Clinician's Dictionary of Pathogenic MicroorganismsAmerican Society for Microbiology (2004)

E.K. Wagner & M.J. Hewlett  Basic Virology, Second Edition Blackwell (2003)

M.S. Peppler  MicrobeCards American Society for Microbiology (2002)

J.J. Perry, J.T. Staley & S. Lory  Microbial LifeSinauer Associates (2002)

J. Nicklin, K. Graeme-Cook & R. Killington  Instant Notes: Microbiology, Second EditionBIOS (2002)

N. Rothwell  Who Wants to be a Scientist? Choosing Science as a CareerCambridge University Press (2002)

D.S. Latchman  Gene Regulation: a Eukaryotic Perspective. Fourth Edition Nelson Thornes (2002)

S.P. Hardy  Human Microbiology. Lifelines SeriesTaylor & Francis (2002)

N.J. Dimmock, A.J. Easton & K.N. Leppard  Introduction to Modern Virology, Fifth EditionBlackwell Science (2001)

P. Singleton & D. Sainsbury, Eds Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 3rd Edition John Wiley & Sons Ltd (2002)

J.H. Strauss & E.G. Strauss Viruses & Human Disease Academic Press (2002)

A.A. Salyers & D.D. Whitt Bacterial Pathogenesis: A Molecular Approach, Second Edition American Society for Microbiology (2001)

S.B. Primrose, R.M. Twyman & R.W. Old Principles of Gene Manipulation, Sixth Edition Blackwell Science (2001)

A. J. Cann Microbiology Video Library CD Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Leicester (2002)

M. Calais, Project Manager; D. Atkins, Managing Ed. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (20 volumes) Nature Publishing (2001)

Gabriel Bitton, Editor-in-Chief Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology John Wiley & Sons Ltd (2002)

H. Bayrhuber, W. Garvin & J. Grainger  Teaching Biotechnology at School: A European PerspectiveIPN, Kiel, Germany (2000)

A.J. Cann  Principles of Molecular Virology, 3rd Edition. Instructor's Edition (Inc. CD-ROM)Academic Press (2001)

M.R. Adams & M.O. Moss   Food Microbiology, Second Edition Royal Society of Chemistry (2000)

Various authors   Horrible Science SeriesScholastic Children's Books (1996-2001)

G.J. Coleman & D. Dewar   The Addison-Wesley Science Handbook for Students, Writers, and Science Buffs Addison-Wesley/Pearson Education

J.J. Mintzes, J.H. Wandersee & J.D. Novak, Eds   Teaching Science for Understanding: A Human Constructivist View Academic Press (1998)

D. P. Clark & L.D. Russell   Molecular Biology Made Simple and Fun, 2nd Edition Cache River Press (2000)

D. Burke, D. Dawson & Tim Stearns   Methods in Yeast Genetics: A Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Course Manual, 2000 Edition Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (2000)

E.K. Wagner & M.J. Hewlett   Basic Virology Blackwell Science (1999)

D. Sheehan   Physical Biochemistry: Principles and Applications John Wiley & Sons Ltd (2000)

K. Dawson, T. Devlin, M. Klymkowsky, Y. Rochev, M. Snyder, M. Steer & J. Widom, Eds   The Dynamic Cell: A New Concept for Teaching Molecular Cell Biology (CD-ROM) Springer-Verlag (2000)

J.D. Watson   A Passion for DNA: Genes, Genomes, and Society Oxford University Press (2000)

D.H. Crawford  The Invisible Enemy: a Natural History of Viruses Oxford University Press (2000)

C.K. Mathews, K.E. van Holde & K.G. Ahern  Biochemistry, Third Edition Benjamin/Cummings (2000) D/B Pearson Education

D.G. Allison, P. Gilbert, H.M. Lappin-Scott & M. Wilson, Eds  Community Structure and Co-operation in Biofilms. SGM Symposium Vol. 59 Cambridge University Press (2000)

P.W. Andrew, P. Oyston, G.L. Smith & D.E. Stewart-Tull, Eds  Fighting Infection in the 21st Century Blackwell Science (2000)

S. Baumberg, Ed.  Prokaryotic Gene Expression: Frontiers in Molecular Biology, Vol. 21 Oxford University Press (1999)

A.C. Wardlaw  Practical Statistics for Experimental Biologists. Second Edition John Wiley & Sons Limited (2000)

L. Collier & J. Oxford  Human Virology: A text for students of medicine, dentistry and microbiology. Second Edition Oxford University Press (2000)

John Postgate  Microbes and Man, Fourth Edition Cambridge University Press (2000)

R.K. Robinson, C.A. Batt & P.D. Patel, Eds  Encyclopedia of Food Microbiology Academic Press (2000)

J.J. Mintzes, J.H. Wandersee & J.D. Novak  Assessing Science Understanding: A Human Constructivist View Academic Press (1999)

P.J. Gosling  Scientist's Guide to Poster Presentations Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers (1999)

A. Granoff & R.G. Webster, Eds  Encyclopedia of Virology, Second Edition Academic Press Ltd (1999)

M. Jenkins  Teach Yourself Genetics Hodder and Stoughton Educational (1998)

C. Dytham  Choosing and Using Statistics: A Biologist's Guide Blackwell Science (1999)

P.D. Riley  Biology Now! 11-14 (1) Pupil's Book (2) Teacher's Resource Book John Murray (Publishers) Ltd (1998)

J. Heritage, E.G.V. Evans and R.A. Killington  Microbiology in Action: Studies in Biology Cambridge University Press (1999)

P.C. Foster  Easy Mathematics for Biologists Harwood Academic Publishers (1998)

B.R. Glick and J.J. Pasternak  Molecular Biotechnology. Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA, 2nd Edition ASM Press (1998)

K. Barker  At the Bench: A Laboratory Navigator Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (1998)

W. Bains  Biotechnology from A to Z. Second Edition Oxford University Press (1998)

J. Postgate  Nitrogen Fixation. Third Edition Cambridge University Press (1998)

J. Dijkstra and C.P. de Jager  Practical Plant Virology: Protocols and Exercises Springer-Verlag GmbH and Co. KG (1998)

H.-W. Ackermann, L. Berthiaume and M. Tremblay  Virus Life in Diagrams CRC Press/Springer-Verlag GmbH and Co. KG (1998)

M.P. Tombs and S.E. Harding  An Introduction to Polysaccharide Biotechnology Taylor and Francis (1997)

A.D. Smith, S.P. Datta, G. Howard Smith, P.N. Campbell, R. Bentley and H.A. McKenzie, Eds  Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Oxford University Press (1997)

M.D. Richardson, D.W. Warnock and C.K. Campbell  Slide Atlas of Fungal Infection - The Set: Subcutaneous and Unusual Fungal Infections; Systemic Fungal Infections; Superficial Fungal Infections Blackwell Science Ltd (1995)

Benjamin Lewin  Genes VI Oxford University Press (1997)

J.A. Lucas  Plant Pathology and Plant Pathogens. Third Edition Blackwell Science (1998)

J.W. Deacon  Modern Mycology, Third Edition Blackwell Science (1997)

R. Reed, D. Holmes, J. Weyers and A. Jones  Practical Skills in Biomolecular Sciences Addison Wesley Longman Higher Education (1998)

K.H. Andy Choo  The Centromere Oxford University Press (1997)

W.M. Scheld, D. Armstrong and J.M. Hughes, Eds  Emerging Infections, Vol. 1 ASM Press (1998)

D.R. Harper, with a contribution from P.R. Kinchington Molecular Virology, Second Edition BIOS Scientific Publishers (1998)

A. Jones, R. Reed and J. Weyers  Practical Skills in Biology. Second Edition Addison Wesley Longman Higher Education (1998)

A.S. Ball (1997) Bacterial Cell Culture  John Wiley & Sons Limited

P. Chenn (1997) Microorganisms & Biotechnology  John Murray (Publishers) Ltd

Mike Tait (1997) Bacterial Growth 3  Scotcal Software

R.C. Tait (1997) An Introduction to Molecular Biology  Horizon Scientific Press

J. Salisbury (1997) Molecular Pathology, Modules in Life Sciences  Taylor & Francis

J. Wrigglesworth (1997) Energy and Life  Taylor & Francis

D. M. Hawcroft (1996) Electrophoresis: The Basics  IRL at Oxford University Press

T. Elliott, M. Hastings & U. Desselberger (1997) Lecture Notes on Medical Microbiology  Blackwell Science Ltd

B. W. J. Mahy (1997) A Dictionary of Virology, Second Edition  Academic Press Ltd

John E. Smith (1996) Biotechnology  Cambridge University Press

B. R. Glick & J. J. Pasternak (1994) Molecular Biotechnology. Principles & Applications of Recombinant DNA  ASM Press

Helen Kreuzer & Adrianne Massey (1996) Recombinant DNA and Biotechnology: A Guide for Students  ASM Press

Helen Kreuzer & Adrianne Massey (1996) Recombinant DNA and Biotechnology: A Guide for Teachers  ASM Press

R. G. Webster & A. Granoff (1994) Encyclopedia of Virology  Academic Press Limited

Jeffrey H. Miller (1995) Discovering Molecular Genetics  Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press

Albert G. Moat & John W. Foster (1995) Microbial Physiology  John Wiley & Sons Limited

D. A. A. Mossel, J. E. L. Corry, C. B. Struijk & R. M. Baird (1995) Essentials of the Microbiology of Foods  John Wiley & Sons Limited

Niall A. Logan (1994) Bacterial Systematics  Blackwell Scientific Publications Ltd

J. Heritage, E.G.V. Evans & R.A. Killington (1996) Introductory Microbiology  Cambridge University Press

Adrian J. Harwood (1996) Basic DNA and RNA Protocols Humana Press

Christopher Howe (1995) Gene Cloning and Manipulation Cambridge University Press

J.G. Ferry (1994) Methanogenesis. Ecology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Genetics Chapman and Hall

Susan Isaac and David Jennings (1995) Microbial Culture BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd

Robert G. Webster and Allan Granoff (1996) Encyclopedia of Virology Academic Press Ltd

E.J. Wood (1994) Manipulating DNA Portland Press Ltd

E.M. Evans and E.J. Wood (1987) DNA and Protein Synthesis Portland Press Ltd

Ellen Jo Baron, Robert S. Chang, Dexter H. Howard, James N. Miller &Jerrold A. Turner (1994) Medical Microbiology: A Short Course John Wiley and Sons Ltd

James T. Barrett (1995) Microbiology and Immunology Casebook Little, Brown and Company

Connie R. Mahon and George Manuselis, Jr (1995) Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology W.B. Saunders Company

Joanna Verran (1991) Introductory Microbiology Video Joanna Verran, Manchester Metropolitan University

Alexander N. Glazer and Hiroshi Nikaido (1995) Microbial Biotechnology W.H. Freeman and Co.

M. Wood (1995) Environmental Soil Biology, Second Edition Blackie A and P

M.A. Ritter and H.M. Ladyman (1995) Monoclonal Antibodies. Production, Engineering and Clinical Application Cambridge University Press

M.R. Adams and M.O. Moss (1995) Food Microbiology The Royal Society of Chemistry

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