The present edition is the sixth number of the Microbiology Series, which belongs to a more general line of books published by Formatex, aimed at disseminating current scientific and technological research in a way accessible to a public beyond the very and increasingly specialized academic one.
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In the case of this Microbiology series, it serves to give an overview of the state of the art as well as upcoming trends about scientific, technological and educational aspects of antimicrobial research.
The book was divided into the following sections:
Antimicrobial natural products I - Peptides
Antimicrobial natural products II - Terrestrial and marine organisms
Biocontrol. Biosynthesis of antimicrobials
Antimicrobial materials science and surface chemistry. Antimicrobials in consumer products
Clinical and medical microbiology
Antimicrobial resistance. Mechanisms of action of antimicrobial agents