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Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health

Volume 7

  • Gianfranco Donelli


  • t the clinical level

  • Provides state-of-the-art information about infectious diseases affecting humans and animals

  • Addresses the epidemiology and pathogenesis of emerging and re-emerging microbial infections

  • Discusses the role of vaccines in the prophylaxis of severe infectious diseases

  • Broadens the current understanding of multidrug-resistance and host immune response

  • Informs on the new strategies for treatment of acute and chronic microbial infections

  • Promotes prompt validation and transfer of the most promising experimental results a


Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 973)

Also part of the Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health book sub series (AMIDPH, volume 973)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Roberta Maria Santos Ornellas, Tiza Teles Santos, Leonardo Borges Arcucio, Sávio Henrique Cicco Sandes, Mayara Messias Oliveira, Cristiano Villela Dias et al.
    Pages 1-16
  3. Mathilde Hindié, Dongni Wu, Karine Anselme, Olivier Gallet, Patrick Di Martino
    Pages 17-30
  4. Elena De Vecchi, Marta Bottagisio, Monica Bortolin, Marco Toscano, Arianna Barbara Lovati, Lorenzo Drago
    Pages 31-39
  5. Enrica Piras, Maria A. Madeddu, Giuseppina Palmieri, Fabrizio Angius, Pierpaolo Contini, Raffaello Pompei et al.
    Pages 41-51
  6. Anthony P. Cardile, Ronald L. Woodbury, Carlos J. Sanchez Jr, Sandra C. Becerra, Rebecca A. Garcia, Katrin Mende et al.
    Pages 53-70
  7. Emanuele Nicastro, Riccardo Scotto, Diana Cerullo, Maria Cristina Fedele, Eugenia Bruzzese, Vania Giacomet et al.
    Pages 71-79
  8. Teresa Fasciana, Mario Giuffrè, Cinzia Calà, Ingrid Anne Mandy Schierz, Giuseppe Aquilina, Giuseppa Pinello et al.
    Pages 81-88
  9. Grazia Brunetti, Valeria Visconti, Maria Cristina Ghezzi, Alessandra Giordano, Giammarco Raponi
    Pages 89-98
  10. Rehab Mahmoud Abdel-Baky, Mohamed Abdullah Ali, Gamal El-Din Ali A. Abuo-Rahma, Neveen AbdelAziz
    Pages 99-113
  11. Xiaolan Zhang, Yingli Song, Yuanmeng Li, Minghui Cai, Yuan Meng, Hui Zhu
    Pages 115-124
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 135-138

About this book


This book series focuses on current progress in the broad field of medical microbiology, and covers both basic and applied topics related to the study of microbes, their interactions with human and animals, and emerging issues relevant for public health. Original research and review articles present and discuss multidisciplinary findings and developments on various aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases, and their diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health is a subseries of Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, which has been publishing significant contributions in the field for over 30 years and is indexed in Medline, Scopus, EMBASE, BIOSIS, Biological Abstracts, CSA, Biological Sciences and Living Resources (ASFA-1), and Biological Sciences. 2015 Impact Factor: 1.953.


Bacterial infections Biofilm Prosthetic infections Wound infections Staphylococcus aureus Fungal infections Viral infections Multidrug-resistance Tuberculosis Immunization

Editors and affiliations

  • Gianfranco Donelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Microbial Biofilm LaboratoryFondazione Santa Lucia IRCCSRomeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health
  • Book Subtitle Volume 7
  • Editors Gianfranco Donelli
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Adv Exp Med Biol
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-60764-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-86929-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-60765-8
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series E-ISSN 2214-8019
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 138
  • Number of Illustrations 30 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Medical Microbiology
    Infectious Diseases
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