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

By Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

ISBN-10: 1439867321

ISBN-13: 9781439867327

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

The authors have collected an important volume of recent fabric because the ebook of the 1st version. This thoroughly revised moment version includes many adjustments and additions together with the following:




  • All revised and rewritten tables, plus new figures, many in color

  • A attention-grabbing new bankruptcy: Oddities and Curiosities within the Algal World

  • Expanded info on algal anatomy

  • Absorption spectra from all algal divisions, chlorophylls, and accent pigments

  • Additional info on assortment, garage, and upkeep of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollutants and algal bioactive molecules


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

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