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Main Title Polar microbiology : the ecology, biodiversity, and bioremediation potential of microorganisms in extremely cold environments /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bej, Asim K.
Aislabie, Jackie.
Atlas, Ronald M.,
Publisher Taylor & Francis,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 455156910
ISBN 9781420083842; 1420083848
Subjects Extreme environments--Microbiology. ; Polar regions. ; Microbiological Phenomena. ; Cold Climate. ; Biodegradation, Environmental. ; Antarctic Regions. ; Mikroorganismus. ; èOkologie. ; Kryobiologie. ; Polargebiete. ; Mikrobiologi. ; Mikroorganismer--ekologi. ; Ekologi--Polarländerna. ; Microbiological Phenomena--Antarctic Regions. ; Microbiological Phenomena--Arctic Regions. ; Biodegradation, Environmental--Antarctic Regions. ; Biodegradation, Environmental--Arctic Regions. ; Cold Climate--Antarctic Regions. ; Cold Climate--Arctic Regions.
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ELBM  QR100.9.P65 2010 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/01/2011
Collation xi, 402 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Microbiology of Antarctic terrestrial soils and rocks / Donald A. Cowan [and others] -- Archaeal diversity in Antarctic ecosystems / Jackie Aislabie and John P. Bowman -- Bacterial biodiversity of Antarctica : conventional polyphasic and rRNA approaches / Sisinthy Shivaji and G.S.N. Reddy -- L.I.F.E. in Antarctic lakes / Birgit Sattler and Michael C. Storrie-Lombardi -- Psychrophilic and psychrotolerant microbial extremophiles in polar environments / Richard B. Hoover and Elena V. Pikuta -- Cold adaptation in Antarctic biodegradative microorganisms / Asim K. Bej and Nazia Mojib -- Possible role of bacteriophage-mediated horizontal gene transfer on microbial adaptation to environmental stressors in polar ecosystems / Michael C. Storrie-Lombardi and Shannon J. Williamson -- Sources of organic matter for the archean cryosphere / Perry A. Gerakines and Michael C. Storrie-Lombardi -- Response of polar soil bacterial communities to fuel spills / Jackie Aislabie and Julia M. Foght -- Microbial degradation of petroleum compounds in cold marine water and ice / Odd G. Brakstad, Andrew M. Booth, and Liv-Guri Faksness -- Potential for microbial biodegradation of polychlorinated biphenyls in polar environments / Angelina Lo Giudice, Vivia Bruni, and Luigi Michaud -- Tolerance of Antarctic soil fungi to hydrocarbons and their potential role in soil bioremediation / Kevin A. Hughes and Paul Bridge -- Do fertilizers help in effective bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in polar soils? / Daniel Delille, Emilien Pelletier, and Frédéric Coulon -- Bioremediation of contaminated sites in the Canadian Arctic : monitoring performance and the effects of biostimulation using molecular methods / Charles W. Greer -- Occurrence, distribution, and nature of hydrocarbon-degrading genes in biodegradative microorganisms from the Antarctic environment / Adriana Philippi Luz, Emanuele Kuhn, and Vivian Helena Pellizari -- Potential use of real-time PCR to assess changes in the microbial population structure and function during bioremediation of polar soils / Shane M. Powell -- Microbial bioremediation in polar environments : current status and future directions / Ronald M. Atlas.