Microbial Models: From Environmental to Industrial Sustainability
This book describes selected microbial genera from the perspective of their environmentally and commercially sustainable use. By focusing on their physiology and metabolism and combining historical information with the latest developments, it presents a multidisciplinary portrait of microbial sustainability. The chapters provide readers descriptions of each genus in the form of microbial models that move us closer to the goal of sustainability; selected chapters also include worldwide market information and lists of corresponding patents.
Defines microbial genera from the point of view of their environmental and economic sustainable useProvides holistic view of the pillars of sustainabilityEmphasizes on the role of microorganisms to human welfare through conservation of natural resources