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By James F. White Jr.,Monica S. Torres

ISBN-10: 1420069314

ISBN-13: 9781420069310

Anemones and fish, ants and acacia timber, fungus and timber, buffaloes and oxpeckers--each of those not going duos is an inimitable partnership within which the species’ coexistence is together valuable. extra in particular, they symbolize examples of shielding mutualism, whilst one species gets safety opposed to predators or parasites in trade for providing take care of or foodstuff to its associate species.

Explores the various variety of protective Mutualisms related to Microbial Symbionts

The prior twenty years, for the reason that this phenomenon first all started receiving awareness, were marked through a deluge of study in quite a few organism kingdoms and masses has been found approximately this exciting habit. Defensive Mutualism in Microbial Symbiosis comprises easy ecological and organic details on shielding mutualisms, explores how they functionality, and evaluates how they've got developed. It additionally appears on the implications of symbiosis protective compounds as a brand new frontier in bioexploration for drug and typical product discovery--the first booklet to discover this danger.

Chapters Written through box Authorities

The ebook expands the idea that of protecting mutualisms to guage protection opposed to environmental abiotic and biotic stresses. Addressing the subject of protecting mutualisms in microbial symbiosis throughout this large spectrum, it contains chapters on shielding mutualistic institutions related to a number of kingdoms of organisms in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems--plant, animal, fungi, micro organism, and protozoans.

Defensive Mutualism in Microbial Symbiosis unifies scattered findings right into a unmarried compendium, supplying a useful reference for box researchers and people in academia to assimilate and procure a educated viewpoint on protective mutualism, relatively these regarding microbial partners.

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