By Robert A. Andersen
Algal Culturing Techniques is a entire reference on all features of the isolation and cultivation of marine and freshwater algae, together with seaweeds. it's divided into seven components that conceal background, media coaching, isolation and purification recommendations, mass culturing thoughts, mobile counting and progress dimension concepts, and studies on issues and functions of algal tradition options for environmental investigations.
Algal Culturing Techniques used to be built to function either a brand new textbook and key reference for phycologists and others learning aquatic structures, aquaculture and environmental sciences. scholars of algal ecology, marine botany, marine phycology, and microbial ecology will benefit from the hands-on technique for culturing a number of algae from clean and marine waters. Researchers in undefined, reminiscent of aquaculture, pharmaceutical, foodstuffs, and biotechnology businesses will locate an authoritative and finished reference.
- Sponsored via the Phycological Society of America
- Features colour photos and illustrations throughout
- Describes culturing tools starting from the attempt tube to open air ponds and coastal seaweed farms
- Details isolation recommendations starting from conventional micropipette to automatic stream cytometeric methods
- Includes purification, development, upkeep, and cryopreservation techniques
- Highlights tools for estimating algal populations, development premiums, keeping apart and measuring algal pigments, and detecting and culturing algal viruses
- Features a accomplished appendix of approximately 50 algal tradition medium recipes
- Includes a thesaurus of phycological terms
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