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Algae Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, Second Edition

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ISBN-10: 1439867321

ISBN-13: 9781439867327

Edition: 2nd 2014 (Revised)

Authors: Laura Barsanti, Paolo Gualtieri

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A single-source reference on the biology of algae, this new edition examines the most important taxa and structures for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial forms of algae. Its comprehensive coverage goes from algae's historical role through its taxonomy and ecology to its natural product possibilities. The book's unifying theme is on the important role of algae in the earth's self-regulating life support system and its function within restorative models of planetary health. It also discusses algae's biotechnological applications, including potential nutritional and pharmaceutical products.
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Book details

List price: $91.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 3/3/2014
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 361
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

General Overview
Biogeochemical Role of Algae
Working with Light
Algae Culturing
Algae and Humans
Oddities and Curiosities in the Algal World