Biodiversity, Adaptation Strategies and Biotechnological Significance
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $209.00|
| Book Description: |
Yeasts are a versatile group of eukaryotic microorganisms, exhibiting heterogeneous nutritional profiles and an extraordinary ability to survive in a wide range of natural and man-associated ecosystems, including cold habitats. Cold-adapted yeasts inhabit numerous low-temperature environments where they are subjected to seasonal or permanent cold conditions. Hence, they have evolved a number of adaptation strategies with regard to growth and reproduction, metabolic activities,...