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By Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

A single-source reference at the biology of algae, Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, moment Edition examines crucial taxa and buildings for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial varieties of algae. Its accomplished assurance is going from algae's old function via its taxonomy and ecology to its usual product possibilities.

The authors have collected an important volume of recent fabric because the e-book of the 1st variation. This thoroughly revised moment version comprises 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 details on assortment, garage, and maintenance of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollutants and algal bioactive molecules

The book's unifying subject is at the very important position of algae within the earth's self-regulating existence aid process and its functionality inside of restorative versions of planetary future health. It additionally discusses algae's biotechnological functions, together with strength dietary and pharmaceutical items. Written for college kids in addition to researchers, academics, and pros within the box of phycology and utilized phycology, this new full-color version is either illuminating and encouraging.

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