Bacterial physiology and metabolism [E-Book] / Byung Hong Kim, Geoffrey Gadd.
Kim, Byung Hong, (author)
Gadd, Geoffrey M., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008
1 online resource (xxii, 529 pages)
englisch
9780521846363
9780521712309
9780511790461
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to bacterial physiology and metabolism
  • Composition and structure of prokaryotic cells
  • Membrane transport
  • nutrient uptake and protein excretion
  • Glycolysis
  • Tricarboxylic acid (TCA) cycle, electron transport and oxidative phosphorylation
  • Biosynthesis and microbial growth
  • Heterotrophic metabolism on substrates other than glucose
  • Anaerobic fermentation
  • Anaerobic respiration
  • Chemolithotrophy
  • Photosynthesis
  • Metabolic regulation
  • Energy, environment and microbial survival.