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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 an important taxa and constructions for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial sorts of algae. Its accomplished insurance is going from algae's historic function via its taxonomy and ecology to its common product possibilities.

The authors have accumulated an important volume of recent fabric because the book of the 1st variation. This thoroughly revised moment version includes many alterations and additions together with the following:

  • All revised and rewritten tables, plus new figures, many in color

  • A interesting 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 info on assortment, garage, and maintenance of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollutants and algal bioactive molecules

The book's unifying topic is at the vital function of algae within the earth's self-regulating existence aid method and its functionality inside restorative versions of planetary wellbeing and fitness. It additionally discusses algae's biotechnological functions, together with power dietary and pharmaceutical items. Written for college students in addition to researchers, academics, and pros within the box of phycology and utilized phycology, this new full-color variation is either illuminating and encouraging.

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