This book presents the most recent information on the molecular genetics of marine organisms. It provides the reader a major thrust toward a better understanding of the present state of research on the molecular genetics of marine organisms.
1. Antibacterial Vaccine Discovery in the Genomic Era 2. Recent Advances on Antibiotic Resistance Genes 3. Gene Sequence Analysis of Seafood-borne Vibrio Pathogens and Its Application 4. Functional Assignment of New Open Reading Frames in the Genome of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 5. Genetic Analysis of β-1,3-Xylanases from Marine Bacteria: Functions and Applications 6. Osmotic Adaptation in Immobilized Recombinant Cyanobacteria for Biotechnology 7. Whole Genome Analysis of Alkaliphilic Bacillus Species Isolated from Various Environments 8. Microbial Degradation of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBSs): Biochemical and Genetic Bases 9. Use of Microsatellite Probes for DNA Fingerprinting of Cultivated Red Algae 10. Genetics at Larval Stage in Marine Bivalves 11. Crustacean Growth and Genes 12. Recent Data on the Crustacean Hyperglycemic Hormone Family 13. Reporter Gene Activities in Fish Embryos 14. Gene Transfer Technology for Salmon 15. Genetic Improvement of Fish by Transgenic Techniques 16. DNA Markers and Aquaculture Genetics