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By Laura Barsanti,Paolo Gualtieri

A single-source reference at the biology of algae, Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, moment Edition examines an important taxa and buildings for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial sorts of algae. Its complete insurance is going from algae's ancient function via its taxonomy and ecology to its common product possibilities.

The authors have accrued an important volume of recent fabric because the booklet of the 1st variation. This thoroughly revised moment version includes many adjustments and additions together with the following:




  • All revised and rewritten tables, plus new figures, many in color

  • A attention-grabbing new bankruptcy: Oddities and Curiosities within the Algal World

  • Expanded details on algal anatomy

  • Absorption spectra from all algal divisions, chlorophylls, and accent pigments

  • Additional details on assortment, garage, and upkeep of algae

  • Updated part on algal pollutants and algal bioactive molecules


The book's unifying subject is at the vital function of algae within the earth's self-regulating lifestyles aid procedure and its functionality inside restorative versions of planetary health and wellbeing. It additionally discusses algae's biotechnological functions, together with capability dietary and pharmaceutical items. Written for college students in addition to researchers, lecturers, and pros within the box of phycology and utilized phycology, this new full-color variation is either illuminating and encouraging.

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