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Main Title Bioactive Compounds from Marine Extremophiles [electronic resource] /
Author Giddings, Lesley-Ann.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Newman, David J.
Publisher Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer,
Year Published 2015
Call Number QR1-502
ISBN 9783319143613
Subjects Life sciences. ; Microbiology.
Internet Access
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Collation V, 150 p. 25 illus., 2 illus. in color. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Culturable marine microorganisms -- Culturable marine microorganisms isolated from piezophiles and deep-sea environments -- Culturable marine microorganisms isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal vents -- Culturable marine microorganisms isolated from marine invertebrates and other organisms -- Unculturable marine microorganisms -- Summary and concluding remarks. This SpringerBrief sheds new light on bioactive materials from marine extremophiles. It deals with all aspects of the chemical compounds produced by organisms living under extreme conditions that may have potential as drugs or lead to novel drugs for human use.