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Industrial & Applied Microbiology Abstracts (Microbiology A) from ProQuest   

Significant findings and practical applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries are assembled in this database, making it an indispensable resource for research laboratories and academic libraries in any of these areas.

Major areas of coverage include:

  • Fermentation
  • Microbial Degradation
  • Food Microbiology
  • Microbial Toxins
  • Plant Diseases
  • Post-Harvest Decay
  • Plant Protection
  • Forestry
  • Soil Microorganisms
  • Mineral Microbiology
  • Protection of Materials
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Microbial Resistance
  • Antimicrobial Agents

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September 13, 2010


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