- Machine generated contents note: 1.Screening and Expression of Genes from Metagenomes / Wolfgang Liebl -- 1.Introduction -- 2.Setup of Metagenomic Libraries -- 3.Sequence-Based Analysis -- 4.Function-Based Screenings -- 5.A Case Study: Comparative Screening of a Gene Library From an Extreme Thermophile -- 6.Improving Metagenomics -- 7.Alternative Strategies -- 8.Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- 2.The Escherichia coli Nucleoid in Stationary Phase / David C. Grainger -- 1.Introduction -- 2.General Mechanisms Governing Nucleoid Structure -- 3.DNA-Binding Protein From Starved Cells -- 4.Curved DNA-Binding Protein A -- 5.Regulatory Cross-Talk between Nucleoid Proteins -- 6.Concluding Remarks -- References -- 3.Living with Stress: A Lesson from the Enteric Pathogen Salmonella enterica / Gary Rowley -- 1.Salmonella and the Environment -- 2.The ESRs of Salmonella -- 3.Nitrosative Stress Responses of Salmonella -- 4.Conclusion -- References -- 4.Chitin and Glucan, the Yin and Yang of the Fungal Cell Wall, Implications for Antifungal Drug Discovery and Therapy / Carol A. Munro -- 1.Introduction -- 2.The Fungal Cell Wall Structure From a C. Albicans Viewpoint -- 3.Carbohydrate Active Enzymes -- 4.Cell Wall Salvage Pathways -- 5.Echinocandins -- 6.Conclusions -- References.
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