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CRC Handbook of Symbiotic Cyanobacteria

1st Edition

By Amar Nath Rai

CRC Press

259 pages

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Description

In one convenient source, this ready reference brings together for the first time, all the information available on various cyanobacterial symbioses/symbiotic cyanobacteria. Comprehensive data on structure, physiology, biochemistry and molecular biology of the cyanobiont in various cyanobacterial symbioses is included. Aplied aspects such as use of Azolla in rice cultivation and artificial symbioses are addressed, along with a chapter dedicated to methodology. This informative new text is useful to researchers, teachers, and students.

Table of Contents

1. Cyanobacteria in Symbiosis 2. Cyanobacteria-Fungal Symbioses: The Cyanolichens 3. Cyanobacterial-Bryophyte Associations 4. Azolla-Anabaena Symbiosis: Use in Agriculture 5. The Cycad-Cyanobacterial Symbiosis 6. Nostoc-Gunnera Association 7. Artificial Associations 8. General Methods

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI045000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General