Book Volume 19 2010

(Endo)symbiotic Methanogenic Archaea

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ISBN: 978-3-642-13614-6 (Print) 978-3-642-13615-3 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Free-Living Protozoa with Endosymbiotic Methanogens

  3. Chapter

    Pages 13-23

    Anaerobic Ciliates and Their Methanogenic Endosymbionts

  4. Chapter

    Pages 25-34

    Symbiotic Methanogens and Rumen Ciliates

  5. Chapter

    Pages 35-53

    The Methanogenic and Eubacterial Endosymbionts of Trimyema

  6. Chapter

    Pages 55-79

    Termite Gut Flagellates and Their Methanogenic and Eubacterial Symbionts

  7. Chapter

    Pages 81-100

    Methanogens in the Digestive Tract of Termites

  8. Chapter

    Pages 101-113

    Methanogenic Archaea in Humans and Other Vertebrates

  9. Chapter

    Pages 115-142

    Methanogens in the Gastro-Intestinal Tract of Animals

  10. Chapter

    Pages 143-173

    Syntrophy in Methanogenic Degradation

  11. Chapter

    Pages 175-206

    Hydrogenosomes

  12. Chapter

    Pages 207-233

    Evolution of Prokaryote-Animal Symbiosis from a Genomics Perspective

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 235-237