Reference Work 2013

The Prokaryotes

Prokaryotic Physiology and Biochemistry

ISBN: 978-3-642-30140-7 (Print) 978-3-642-30141-4 (Online)

Table of contents (18 entries)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Physiology and Biochemistry

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 3-60

      Acetogenic Prokaryotes

    3. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 61-82

      Virulence Strategies of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria

    4. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 83-118

      Oxidation of Inorganic Nitrogen Compounds as an Energy Source

    5. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 119-199

      H2-Metabolizing Prokaryotes

    6. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 201-214

      Hydrocarbon-Oxidizing Bacteria

    7. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 215-266

      Lignocellulose-Decomposing Bacteria and Their Enzyme Systems

    8. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 267-285

      Aerobic Methylotrophic Prokaryotes

    9. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 287-308

      Dissimilatory Fe(III)- and Mn(IV)-Reducing Prokaryotes

    10. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 309-404

      Dissimilatory Sulfate- and Sulfur-Reducing Prokaryotes

    11. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 405-425

      Denitrifying Prokaryotes

    12. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 427-451

      Dinitrogen-Fixing Prokaryotes

    13. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 453-494

      Magnetotactic Bacteria

    14. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 495-528

      Luminous Bacteria

    15. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 529-554

      Halophilic and Haloalkaliphilic Sulfur-Oxidizing Bacteria

    16. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 555-588

      Colorless Sulfur Bacteria

    17. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 589-603

      Bacterial Stress Response

    18. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 605-634

      Anaerobic Biodegradation of Hydrocarbons Including Methane

    19. Reference Work Entry

      Pages 635-662

      Physiology and Biochemistry of the Methane-Producing Archaea