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The fifth number of this Microbiology Book Series has been released and edited into 2 volumes:

Contents Vol. 1 (pp. 1-584)
   Vol. 1 ISBN: 978-84-942134-6-5

Contents Vol. 2 (pp. 585-1108)
   Vol. 2 ISBN: 978-84-942134-7-2

  • Book title: The Battle Against Microbial Pathogens: Basic Science, Technological Advances and Educational Programs
  • Editor: A. Méndez-Vilas
  • Publisher: Formatex Research Center
  • Publication date: December 2015

The chapters of this book were written by active researchers, using original research materials but presented in a way accessible to a public beyond those ones who are specialists in the topic dealt.

The book was divided into the following sections:

  • Antimicrobial Natural Products
  • Biocontrol; Biosynthesis of Antimicrobials – Bacteriophages
  • Biofilms
  • Antimicrobial Materials Science and Surface Chemistry; Antimicrobials in Consumer Products -
    Antimicrobial Chemistry - Non-Antibiotic Biocides - Antimicrobial Physics
  • Clinical and Medical Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobials; Public Health -
    Strengthening of Innate Immune System as Antimicrobial Strategy
  • Antimicrobial Resistance; Mechanisms of Action of Antimicrobial Agents -
    Attenuation of Virulence as Antimicrobial Strategy
  • Techniques and Methods

Have a look at the full table of contents

We hope readers will find this fifth number of the Microbiology Book Series interesting and stimulating, and look forward to receiving new proposals for the new edition in 2017.