New PDF release: Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, Second

By Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

ISBN-10: 1439867321

ISBN-13: 9781439867327

A single-source reference at the biology of algae, Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, moment Edition examines an important taxa and constructions for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial sorts of algae. Its accomplished insurance is going from algae's historic position via its taxonomy and ecology to its average product possibilities.

The authors have amassed an important quantity of recent fabric because the book of the 1st version. This thoroughly revised moment version includes many alterations and additions together with the following:




  • All revised and rewritten tables, plus new figures, many in color

  • A interesting new bankruptcy: Oddities and Curiosities within the Algal World

  • Expanded details on algal anatomy

  • Absorption spectra from all algal divisions, chlorophylls, and accent pigments

  • Additional details on assortment, garage, and protection of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollution and algal bioactive molecules


The book's unifying subject matter is at the vital position of algae within the earth's self-regulating lifestyles aid approach and its functionality inside of restorative versions of planetary well-being. It additionally discusses algae's biotechnological functions, together with power dietary and pharmaceutical items. Written for college kids in addition to researchers, lecturers, and execs within the box of phycology and utilized phycology, this new full-color version is either illuminating and encouraging.

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