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Best Sellers: Microbiology, January 23, 2014

April 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. To Catch a Virus
    Booss, John
    American Society for Microbiology
    2013. ISBN 9781555815073. $39.95
  2. Bacteria: A Very Short Introduction
    Amyes, Sebastian G.B.
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199578764. $11.95
  3. The Human Microbiome: Ethical, Legal and Social Concerns
    Rhodes, Rosamond
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199829415. $55
  4. The Human Microbiota: How Microbial Communities Affect Health and Disease
    Fredricks, David N.
    2013. ISBN 9780470479896. $129.95
  5. The Human Microbiome, Diet, and Health: Workshop Summary
    Food Forum
    National Academies
    2012. ISBN 9780309265850. $47
  6. Guide to Foodborne Pathogens
    Labbe, Ronald G.
    2013. ISBN 9780470671429. $149.95
  7. Stress Biology of Cyanobacteria: Molecular Mechanisms to Cellular Responses
    Srivastava, Ashish Kumar
    CRC Press
    2013. ISBN 9781466504783. $159.95
  8. Color Atlas of Medical Bacteriology
    De La Maza, Luis M.
    American Society for Microbiology
    2013. ISBN 9781555814755. $169.95
  9. Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts, Essential Oils and Their Components
    Rai, Mahendra
    Elsevier Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9780123985392. $129.95
  10. Hepatitis C Virus: From Molecular Virology to Antiviral Therapy
    Bartenschlager, Ralf
    2013. ISBN 9783642273391. $189
  11. Between Pathogenicity and Commensalism
    Dobrindt, Ulrich
    2013. ISBN 9783642365591. $209
  12. Escherichia coli: Pathotypes and Principles of Pathogenesis
    Donnenberg, Michael S.
    Elsevier Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9780123970480. $129.95
  13. Microbial Production of Food Ingredients, Enzymes and Nutraceuticals
    McNeil, Brian
    2013. ISBN 9780857093431. $325
  14. Prions: Current Progress in Advanced Research
    Sakudo, Akikazu
    Caister Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9781908230249. $240
  15. Prion Biology: Research and Advances
    Beringue, Vincent
    Apple Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9781926895376. $119.95
  16. Viruses in Food and Water: Risks, Surveillance and Control
    Cook, Nigel
    2013. ISBN 9780857094308. $290
  17. Antibody Fc: Linking Adaptive and Innate Immunity
    Ackerman, Margaret E.
    Elsevier Academic Press
    2014. ISBN 9780123948021. $199.95
  18. Identification of Pathogenic Fungi
    Campbell, Colin K.
    2013. ISBN 9781444330700. $159.95
  19. Cold-Adapted Microorganisms
    Yumoto, Isao
    Caister Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9781908230263. $319
  20. Microbial Efflux Pumps: Current Research
    Yu, Edward W.
    Caister Academic Press
    2013. ISBN 9781908230218. $319
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Bette-Lee Fox (blfox@mediasourceinc.com) is Managing Editor, Library Journal.

Now in her 45th year with Library Journal, Bette-Lee also edits LJ's Video Reviews column, six times a year Romance column, and e-original Romance reviews, which post weekly as LJ Xpress Reviews. She received the Romance Writers of America (RWA) Vivian Stephens Industry Award in 2013 for having "contributed to the genre or to RWA in a significant and/or continuing manner"