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Title The spirochetes : molecular and cellular biology / edited by Milton H. Saier, Jr. and Jorge Garcia-Lara.

Imprint Wymondham : Horizon Scientific, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  579.32 Sp48 2001    ---  Available
Description 222 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series JMMB symposium series ; v. 3
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Phylogenetic foundation of spirochetes -- Ch. 2. Gyrations, rotations, periplasmic flagella : the biology of spirochete motility -- Ch. 3. The role of chemotaxis in pathogenesis of spirochetes -- Ch. 4. Bacteriophages of Borrelia burgdoferi and other spirochetes -- Ch. 5. The genetics of lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis in leptospira -- Ch. 6. Tick-host interactions in spirochete transmission -- Ch. 7. Genome analyses of spirochetes : a study of the protein structures, functions and metabolic pathways in treponema pallidum and Borrelia burgdorferi -- Ch. 8. Whole genome analyses of transporters in spirochetes : borrelia burgdorferi and treponema pallidum -- Ch. 9. Borrelia genomes -- Ch. 10. Repetition, conservation, and variation: the multiple cp32 plasmids of Borrelia species -- Ch. 11. Antibiotic selective markers and spirochete genetics -- Ch. 12. DNA exchange and insertional inactivation in spirochetes -- Ch. 13. Development of shuttle vectors for spirochetes -- Ch. 14. The role of genomics in approaching the study of Borrelia DNA replication -- Ch. 15. Technological advances in the molecular biology of Leptospira -- Ch. 16. The many faces of Borrelia burgdoferi -- Ch. 17. Transcriptional regulation in spirochetes of medical importance -- Ch. 18. Biology of Treponema pallidum : correlation of functional activities with genome sequence data.
Subject Spirochetes.
Added Author Saier, Milton H.
Garcia-Lara, Jorge.
ISBN 1898486271

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