All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Organismal to Molecular Biology  Microbiology

Experiments in Applied Microbiology

Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: Samuel Singer
Publisher: Academic Press
Experiments in Applied Microbiology
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Experiments in Applied Microbiology ISBN: 9780126459609 Spiralbound Dec 2001 Out of Print #117590
About this book Contents Related titles

About this book

This is a lab manual intended for use in undergraduate courses and some graduate courses. It contains open-ended experiments to teach applied bacteriology approaches and techniques. Included are the fundamental principles of bacteriology, microbial ecology, bacterial physiology, basic fermentation, and biocontrol. There is no other lab manual of this kind in the market. It breaks new ground in hands-on bacteriology, emphasizing the role of bacteria in both microbiological and macrobiological disciplines. This is also one of the few lab books stressing the use of invertebrate animals as bacteriological material. It presents an open-ended experimental design. The experiments included are multi-disciplinary, featuring applied bacteriology procedures. It is applicable to bacteriology and macrobiology courses and the experiments can be used singly or in multiple array. It is suitable for individual or class. It offers alternate or parallel experiments. Laboratory lore integrating experiment background with insightful explanations. It stresses the use of insects, mollusks, and other invertebrates as lab animals vis-a-vis bacteriological materials. Extensive sources, resources, and references are given of material as well as the livestock used in the experiments.


Preface. Diversity. Fermentation. Bacteria-Invertebrate Interface. Appendix. Glossary. Index.

Customer Reviews

Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: Samuel Singer
Publisher: Academic Press
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Harper CollinsOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife