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Best Sellers: Microbiology, September 20, 2012

November 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age
Wolfe, Nathan
Times Books
2011. ISBN 9780805091946. $26

2) Bacteria: The Benign, the Bad, and the Beautiful
Wassenaar, Trudy M.
2012. ISBN 9781118107669. $39.95

3) Ecoimmunology
Demas, Gregory E.
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199737345. $89.95

4) No Time To Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses
Piot, Peter
W.W. Norton
2012. ISBN 9780393063165. $28.95

5) The Physiology and Biochemistry of Prokaryotes
White, David
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780195393040. $117

6) The Limits of the Self: Immunology and Biological Identity
Pradeu, Thomas
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199775286. $65

7) Experiment Eleven: Dark Secrets Behind the Discovery of a Wonder Drug
Pringle, Peter
Walker & Company
2012. ISBN 9780802717740. $26

8) Parasitoid Viruses: Symbionts and Pathogens
Beckage, Nancy E.
Elsevier Academic Press
2012. ISBN 9780123848581. $124.95

9) Fundamental Medical Mycology
Reiss, Errol
2012. ISBN 9780470177914. $99.95

10) Microbial Biofilms: Current Research and Applications
Lear, Gavin
Caister Academic Press
2012. ISBN 9781904455967. $319

11) Negative Strand RNA Virus
Luo, Ming
World Scientific
2011. ISBN 9789814317221. $90

12) Flexible Viruses: Structural Disorder in Viral Proteins
Uversky, Vladimir N.
John Wiley
2012. ISBN 9780470618318. $149.95

13) BSL3 and BSL4 Agents: Proteomics, Glycomics, and Antigenicity
Stulik, Jiri
2011. ISBN 9783527327805. $139.95

14) Effectors in Plant-Microbe Interactions
Martin, Francis
2012. ISBN 9780470958223. $199.95

15) Lecture Notes on Emerging Viruses and Human Health: A Guide to Zoonotic Viruses and Their Impact
Howard, Colin R.
World Scientific
2012. ISBN 9789814366908. $96

16) Lactic Acid Bacteria: Microbiological and Functional Aspects
Lahtinen, Sampo
CRC Press
2012. ISBN 9781439836774. $189.95

17) Candida and Candidiasis
Calderone, Richard A.
American Society for Microbiology
2012. ISBN 9781555815394. $159.95

18) Extremophiles: Microbiology and Biotechnology
Anitori, Roberto Paul
Caister Academic Press
2012. ISBN 9781904455981. $319

19) Rapid Characterization of Microorganisms by Mass Spectrometry
Fenselau, Catherine
American Chemical Society
2011. ISBN 9780841226128. $150

20) Epigenetic Regulation of Lymphocyte Development
Murre, Cornelis
2012. ISBN 9783642241024. $189

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