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Biological Systems Under Extreme Conditions Structure and Function by Yoshihiro Taniguchi

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Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English


  • Microbial ecology,
  • Ecology,
  • Aquatic biology,
  • Proteomics,
  • Endangered ecosystems,
  • Physics

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Biological systems are regulated by the thermodynamic parameters of pressure and temperature. With the help of new spectroscopic methods it is now possible to study the structure and function of such systems under extreme pressures and temperatures. This book described the resulting theory and applications of these pressure and temperature effects. The subjects covered include the use of high pressure in food processing and even the theory of the origin and evolution of life. Readers exploring the world of biology in extreme environments will find this book particularly useful.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Yoshihiro Taniguchi, Harry E. Stanley, Horst Ludwig
SeriesBiological and Medical Physics Series, Biological and Medical Physics Series
ContributionsStanley, Harry E., Ludwig, Horst
LC ClassificationsQH505
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Pagination1 online resource (xii, 283 p.)
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27021343M
ISBN 103642085288, 3662048027
ISBN 109783642085284, 9783662048023

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