Dormancy and low-growth states in microbial disease [E-Book] / edited by Anthony R.M. Coates.
Coates, Anthony R. M., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003
1 online resource (xiv, 274 pages)
Advances in molecular and cellular microbiology ; 3
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Physiological and molecular aspects of growth, non-growth, culturability and viability in bacteria Mike Barer 2. Survival of environmental and host-associated stress Petra Dersch and Regine Hengge-Aronis 3. Surviving the immune response: an immunologist's perspective David R. Katz and Gabriele Pollara 4. Quantitative and qualitative changes in bacterial activity controlled by interbacterial signaling Simon Swift 5. Mechanisms of stationary-phase mutagenesis in bacteria and their relevance to antibiotic resistance Digby F. Warner and Valerie Mizrahi 6. Dormancy, biofilms and resistance Anthony W. Smith and Michael R.W. Brown 7. Tuberculosis Yanmin Hu and Anthony R.M. Coates 8. Gastritis and peptic ulceration Stewart Goodwin 9. Resumption of yeast cell proliferation from stationary phase Gerald C. Johnston 10. Resting state in seeds of higher plants dormancy, persistence and resilience to abiotic and biotic stresses Hugh W. Pritchard.