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Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health

Volume 9

  • Gianfranco Donelli


  • 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 at the clinical level


Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1057)

Also part of the Advances in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health book sub series (AMIDPH, volume 1057)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Maira Costa Cacemiro, Milena Sobral Espíndola, Leonardo Judson Galvão-Lima, Luana Silva Soares, Caroline Fontanari, Marco Aurélio Prata et al.
    Pages 29-39
  3. Annette Carola Anderson, Huria Andisha, Elmar Hellwig, Daniel Jonas, Kirstin Vach, Ali Al-Ahmad
    Pages 47-62
  4. Claudia Vuotto, Filipa Grosso, Francesca Longo, Maria Pia Balice, Mariana Carvalho de Barros, Luisa Peixe et al.
    Pages 73-83
  5. Stuti Kaushik, Rumpa Saha, Shukla Das, VG Ramachandran, Ashish Goel
    Pages 85-94
  6. Mariano Martini, Ilaria Barberis, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi, Filippo Paluan
    Pages 95-100
  7. S. L. Percival, A-M. Salisbury
    Pages 101-110
  8. Irfan Khattak, Muhammad Hassan Mushtaq, Sultan Ayaz, Sajid Ali, Anwar Sheed, Javed Muhammad et al.
    Pages 111-126
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 127-130

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. 2016 Impact Factor: 1.881.


Bacterial infections Biofilm Wound infections Staphylococcus aureus Fungal infections Viral infections Multidrug-resistance Tuberculosis Immunization HIV EDTA Foot-an-Mouth Disease veterinary health drug resistance

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 9
  • 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, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-79016-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-07706-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-79017-6
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series E-ISSN 2214-8019
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 130
  • Number of Illustrations 8 b/w illustrations, 12 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Medical Microbiology
    Infectious Diseases
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