By Wulf Blankenfeldt (auth.), Sudhir Chincholkar, Linda Thomashow (eds.)
Microbial Phenazines: Biosynthesis, Agriculture and well-being focuses on phenazines, a gaggle of upwards of 100 nitrogen-containing redox-active heterocyclic compounds of bacterial foundation that experience lengthy attracted medical curiosity due to their colourful pigmentation. Our figuring out of those interesting typical items and their position in human healthiness and the surroundings has complex quickly lately, yet we're in basic terms now starting to be ready to make the most the potential for those compounds in such fields as agriculture and medication. This quantity contains details at the biochemistry and genetics of phenazine synthesis, the physiological results of phenazines, and strategies for the isolation and id of phenazines through spectroscopic and electrophoretic recommendations. additionally incorporated are chapters excited by the roots of phenazine learn within the organic keep watch over of plant pathogens and up to date wisdom of the range of phenazine-producing microorganisms and the environments within which they happen. a last bankruptcy addresses the opportunity of phenazines within the remedy of cancer.
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Microbial Phenazines: Biosynthesis, Agriculture and Health by Wulf Blankenfeldt (auth.), Sudhir Chincholkar, Linda Thomashow (eds.)