Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, Second by Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

By Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

A single-source reference at the biology of algae, Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, moment Edition examines crucial taxa and buildings for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial different types of algae. Its complete assurance is going from algae's historic position via its taxonomy and ecology to its traditional product possibilities.

The authors have amassed an important quantity of latest fabric because the e-book of the 1st version. This thoroughly revised moment variation comprises 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 maintenance of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollutants and algal bioactive molecules

The book's unifying topic is at the vital position of algae within the earth's self-regulating existence help procedure and its functionality inside restorative versions of planetary health and wellbeing. It additionally discusses algae's biotechnological purposes, together with strength dietary and pharmaceutical items. Written for college students in addition to researchers, lecturers, and pros within the box of phycology and utilized phycology, this new full-color variation is either illuminating and encouraging.

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