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A compilation of books on Biotechnology, which refers to any technological application based in biology, that is manipulating the structure and function of biological systems for use in agriculture, food science, and medicine


Fungal Biotechnology in Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Applications (Mycology Series, Volume 21)
Fungal Biotechnology in Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Applications contains information on the biotechnological potential of entomopathogenic fungi and ergot alkaloids, applications of Trichoderma in disease control, and the development of mycoher

Date: 23 Jan 2007, Rating: 2.9

Biorefineries - Industrial Processes and Products: Status Quo and Future Directions
This is the first book dedicated to biorefineries and biobased industrial technologies, and, as such, is directed towards the technological principles of biorefineries, green processes, plants, concepts, current and forthcoming biobased product lines, as

Date: 23 Jan 2007, Rating: 1.0

Metals as Biomaterials (Biomaterials Science & Engineering)
Biomaterials is a field that continues to attract a significant amount of attention from researchers, industry, educationalists and regulators.

Date: 23 Jan 2007, Rating: 1.0

Advances in bioproducts manufacturing such as the production of the anticancer drug paclitaxel by large-scale plant cell culture, submerged cultivation of medicinal mushrooms, and monoclonal antibody production are reflected.

Date: 23 Jan 2007, Rating: 1.0

Plants, Genes, and Crop Biotechnology
This book integrates many fields to help students understand the complexity of the basic science that underlies crop and food production.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: 3.0

Biodiesel America: How to Achieve Energy Security, Free America from Middle-east Oil Dependence And Make Money Growing Fuel
Excerpt from customer reviews: Biodiesel America points out that there are many sources other than soybean oil for feedstock for biodiesel production.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: Not rated

Molecular Biotechnology: Principles and Applications of Recombinant DNA
Completely revised and updated, this second edition of the best-selling Molecular Biotechnology covers both the underlying scientific principles and the wide-ranging industrial, agricultural, pharmaceutical, and biomedical applications of recombinant DNA

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: 3.3

Microfluidics for Biotechnology (Microelectromechanical Systems)
The application of microfluidics to biotechnology is an exciting new area that has already begun to revolutionize how researchers study and manipulate macromolecules like DNA, proteins and cells in vitro and within living organisms

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: Not rated

Technology of Paper Recycling by R. McKinney
This book covers the technology of the recovery of secondary fibre for its use in paper and board manufacture.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: 5.0

Biodiesel: Growing A New Energy Economy
Greg Pahl’s essential new book explores the history and technology of biodiesel, its current use around the world, and its exciting potential in the United States and beyond.

Date: 7 Nov 2006, Rating: Not rated

Biopharmaceuticals: Biochemistry and Biotechnology by G. Walsh
The latest edition of this highly acclaimed textbook, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the science and medical applications of biopharmaceutical products.

Date: 7 Nov 2006, Rating: 1.0

Microbial Forensics by R. Breeze et al.
Microbial Forensics describes the new and growing field of Microbial Forensics- the science that will help bring to justice criminals and terrorists who use biological material to cause harm.

Date: 7 Nov 2006, Rating: 4.0

Granulation Technology for Bioproducts by K.L. Kadam
This book describes the granulation of bioproducts through traditional approaches, such as fluidized bed granulation, spray drying, high-shear granulation and extrusion-spheronization

Date: 7 Nov 2006, Rating: Not rated