21st Century Guidebook to Fungi (Paperback)

21st Century Guidebook to Fungi By David Moore, Geoffrey D. Robson, Anthony P. J. Trinci Cover Image
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The mysterious world of fungi is once again unearthed in this expansive second edition. This textbook provides readers with an all-embracing view of the kingdom fungi, ranging in scope from ecology and evolution, diversity and taxonomy, cell biology and biochemistry, to genetics and genomics, biotechnology and bioinformatics. Adopting a unique systems biology approach - and using explanatory figures and colour illustrations - the authors emphasise the diverse interactions between fungi and other organisms. They outline how recent advances in molecular techniques and computational biology have fundamentally changed our understanding of fungal biology, and have updated chapters and references throughout the book in light of this. This is a fascinating and accessible guide, which will appeal to a broad readership - from aspiring mycologists at undergraduate and graduate level to those studying related disciplines. Online resources are hosted on a complementary website.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781108745680
ISBN-10: 1108745687
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: May 8th, 2020
Pages: 610
Language: English