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Lactic Acid Bacteria

Fundamentals and Practice

Zhang, Heping, Cai, Yimin (Eds.)

2014, VIII, 535 p. 66 illus., 37 illus. in color.

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  • Covers human, animal and food science topics related to lactic acid bacteria
  • Provides the latest knowledge about lactic bacteria and its application in foodstuffs
  • Expert contributors

The book summarizes the latest research and developments in dairy biotechnology and engineering. It provides a strategic approach for readers relating to fundamental research and practical work with lactic acid bacteria. The book covers every aspect from identification, ecology, taxonomy and industrial use. All contributors are experts who have substantial experience in the corresponding research field. The book is intended for researchers in the human, animal, and food sciences related to lactic acid bacteria.

Dr. Heping Zhang is a Professor at the Key Laboratory of Dairy Biotechnology and Engineering Ministry of Education, Inner Mongolia Agricultural University, China.​

Dr. Yimin Cai works in Livestock and Environment Division, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences(JIRCAS), Japan.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Biodiversity of Lactic Acid Bacteria - Genomics of Lactic Acid Bacteria - LAB - Lactic Acid Bacteria - Probiotics - Proteomics of Lactic Acid Bacteria

Related subjects » Biochemistry & Biophysics - Biotechnology - Food Science & Nutrition - Genetics & Genomics - Internal Medicine

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