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Title Aeromonas / edited by Joerg Graf, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
Published Norfolk : Caister Academic Press, [2015]
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Contents Introduction and overview / Joerg Graf -- Taxonomy / Geert Huys -- Aeromonas Fish Pathogens / Maria José Figueras and Roxana Beaz-Hidalgo -- Aeromonas, a multifaceted microbe : beneficial associations with animals / Joerg Graf -- Aeromonad antigenic structures / Jennifer Parker and Jonathan Shaw -- New developments on the virulence mechanisms of aeromonas hydrophila / Elena V. Kozlova, Duraisamy Ponnusamy and Ashok K. Chopra -- Molecular diagnostics by genetic methods / Antonio Martinez-Murcia and Brigitte Lamy -- Occurrence and virulence potential of aeromonas in food and water / Christopher J. Grim
Summary The genus Aeromonas comprises a fascinating group of organisms linked to infections in humans, fish and other animals. Members of the genus are widespread in aquatic environments and can colonize a wide variety of animals in a benign or even beneficial manner. Dedicated to the genus Aeromonas, this book provides a comprehensive overview of current knowledge and authoritative research on the organisms, their taxonomy, ecology and pathogenicity. Written by a team of prominent scientists under the expert editorship of Joerg Graf, the topics covered include taxonomy, fish pathogens, infections in
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Aeromonas -- classification.
Aeromonas -- genetics.
Aeromonas -- pathogenicity.
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections.
Host-Pathogen Interactions.
Virulence Factors.
Aeromonas.
Printing -- History.
Aeromonas.
Printing.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Microbiology.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Graf, Joerg, editor.
ISBN 1908230568
1908230576
9781908230560
9781908230577