Metal metabolism and microbiological deterioration

  • 31 Pages
  • 2.91 MB
  • English
National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council , Washington
Fungi -- Physiology., Metabolism., Corrosion and anti-corros
Statementa conference sponsored by the Scientific Advisory Committee, Prevention of Deterioration Center ... June 1, 1956.
SeriesNational Research Council. Publication, 514, Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ;, no. 514.
LC ClassificationsQK601 .N27
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 31 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6240035M
LC Control Number57060042

Prevention of Deterioration Center (U.S.). Metal metabolism and microbiological deterioration. Washington, National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Prevention of Deterioration Center (U.S.) OCLC Number:   Offers a broad range of current topics and approaches in microbe-metal research, including microbial fuel cells, unique microbial physiology, genomics, proteomics, and transcriptomics.

Reviews the current state of the science in the field, and examines emerging developments and applications and forecasts future research directions. Author(s): National Research Council (U.S.). Prevention of Deterioration Center. Title(s): Metal metabolism and microbiological deterioration;a conference sponsored by the Scientific Advisory Committee, Prevention of Deterioration Center, National Research Council.

This well-presented book describes metal-microbe interactions from a chemical and microbiological perspective The authors are to be commended for tackling this huge field this book is essential for specialists and should also be read by a wider audience as an education on metal involvement in all aspects of microbial growth and metalbolism.

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Genetic disorders associated with metal metabolism form a large group of disorders and mostly result from defects in the proteins/enzymes involved in nutrient metabolism and energy production. These defects can affect different metabolic pathways and cause mild to severe disorders related to metal metabolism.

Some disorders have moderate to severe clinical consequences. Microbiological deterioration and degradation of synthetic polymeric materials: recent research advances bronze, and (d) books with molding development from a library in the tropical region.

Significant importance for protection and preservation of them is on the social, culture, and archaeological and historical value and scholarly meaning. Michalina Falkiewicz-Dulik has a degree in experimental physics and thirty years of experience in leather products manufacture with special reference to research, development, and technology implementation on industrial scale.

She coauthored 2 books: Microbiology of materials (Technical University of Łódź Press) and Light industry - management and organization of production, materials.

MIC deteriorates the metal surface through the metabolic activity of microorganisms. Since the 19th century, scientists have been trying to explain the role of microorganisms in corrosion. The damage due to MIC is broken down into a three-step process: creation of biofilm, change of environment at the metal surface, and deterioration of the metal.

Microbial corrosion, also called microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC), microbially induced corrosion (MIC) or biocorrosion, is "corrosion affected by the presence or activity (or both) of microorganisms in biofilms on the surface of the corroding material." This corroding material can be either a metal (such as steel or aluminum alloys) or a nonmetal (such as concrete or glass.

This book is divided into three parts: Environments, Processes, and New Technologies. Readers will find a broad range of current topics and approaches in microbe-metal research, including microbial fuel cells, unique microbial physiology, genomics, proteomics, and transcriptomics.

de W. Blackburn, in Food Spoilage Microorganisms, Microbial food spoilage and safety. Microbial food safety and spoilage are often separated; indeed, the concept of this book was to treat food spoilage microorganisms in a similar way to that of foodborne pathogens in the book of the same name (Blackburn & McClure, ).From the perspective of the microbiologist this separation is.

There is a considerable amount of factors in the design, construction and maintenance, which can be controlled to avoid the effects of deterioration of metal by corrosion under deposit. In general, under these conditions the metal is exposed to frequent cycles of moisture, corrosivity of the aqueous medium or failure in the protective coatings.

For microbiology and environmental microbiology courses, this leading textbook builds on the academic success of the previous edition by including a comprehensive and up-to-date discussion of environmental microbiology as a discipline that has grown in scope and interest in recent years.

From environmental science and microbial ecology to topics in molecular genetics, this edition relates Reviews: 1. Thumbnail: The Krebs cycle, also known as the citric acid cycle, is summarized here. Note incoming two-carbon acetyl results in the main outputs per turn of two CO 2, three NADH, one FADH 2, and one ATP (or GTP) molecules made by substrate-level turns of the Krebs cycle are required to process all of the carbon from one glucose molecule.

The study of microbe-metal interactions is a burgeoning research area within environmental biogeochemistry. It has led to many major innovations and discoveries, including the development of microbial fuel cells, pili that function as “nanowires,“ and new, enhanced approaches to bioremediation.

This publication, dedicated to the memory of geomicrobiology pioneer Terry Beveridge, reviews.

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I am particularly indebted to Joan Macy, Lynne Quandt, Jan Andreesen and Peter Hillmer for reading the manuscript, for their criticisms and their suggestions, and I thank Ute Gnass for typing the manuscript and for her invaluable help with the indexing and with the preparation of the figures.

Finally, I am grateful to the publishers for their patience, willing help, and cooperation.3/5(1). Wood Microbiology Decay and Its Prevention. Book • Second Edition The abiotic and biotic agents of wood deterioration are reviewed.

Abiotic agents include weathering, chemicals, high temperatures, and mechanical wear. Coverage includes classification of fungi and bacteria, factors affecting growth and survival, fungal metabolism, and. Books List Show Per Page. Results 1 to 24 of 1 (current) 2; 3 Polar Microbiology: Life in a Deep Freeze / / Candida and Candidiasis, Second Edition / / Magic Bullets to Conquer Malaria: From Quinine to Qinghaosu / / Microbial Metal and Metalloid Metabolism: Advances and Applications / / Oral Microbial Communities: Genomic Inquiry and.

Microbiological deterioration and degradation of synthetic polymeric. Both metal and non-metallic materials immersed in bronze, and (d) books with molding development from a library in.

Applied and Environmental Microbiology78 (20), DOI: /AEM Joseph M. Suflita, Deniz F. Aktas, Athenia L.

Oldham, Beatriz Monica Perez-Ibarra, Kathleen Duncan. Molecular tools to track bacteria responsible for fuel deterioration and microbiologically influenced corrosion. BioMetals is the only established journal to feature the important role of metal ions in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, environmental science, and als is an international, multidisciplinary journal singularly devoted to the rapid publication of the fundamental advances of both basic and applied research in this als offers a forum for innovative research and.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Microbiology, 7 edition by Joanne Willey, Linda Sherwood, Chris Woolverton Control of microorganisms by physical and chemical agents -- Microbial metabolism -- Metabolism: energy, enzymes, and regulation -- Metabolism: energy release and conservation.

Dear Colleagues, After the publication of two issues in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences dedicated to “Metal Metabolism in Animals” (in and ), one may ask about the reasonableness of adding a third issue to this series.

In fact, the subject of metal metabolism in animals in this journal has so far been treated in a very thorough manner. The following are some definitions of the word corrosion one can find on the Web.

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While all of them contain some elements of truth, it is important to turn to a Society such as NACE International for a generally accepted definition. Environmental Metal Pollutants, Reactive Oxygen Intermediaries and Genotoxicity; Environmental Meteorology; Environmental Microbial Biotechnology; Environmental Microbiology; Environmental Microbiology; Environmental Microbiology; Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology; Environmental Microbiology of Aquatic and Waste Systems.

Dysregulation of glucose and lipid metabolism increases plasma levels of lipoproteins and triglycerides, resulting in vascular endothelial damage. Remarkably, the oxidation of lipid and lipoprotein particles generates electronegative lipoproteins that mediate cellular deterioration of atherosclerosis.

In this review, we examined the core of atherosclerotic plaque, which is enriched by.

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Thus, metal toxicity hampers the microbial metabolism, growth, activity and species diversity resulting in severe damage in environmental microbial community. Apart from detrimental consequences of metal toxicity, the novel metal- and antibiotic- resistant microorganisms could be used in environmental and human health benefits.

Research on the microbial communities that colonize stone monuments may provide a new understanding of stone biodeterioration and microbe-induced carbonate precipitation.

This work investigated the seasonal variation of microbial communities in andas well as its effects on stone monuments. We determined the bacterial and fungal compositions of 12 samples from four well. Alterations of transition metal levels have been associated with obesity, hepatic steatosis, and metabolic syndrome in humans.

Studies in animals indicate an association between dietary sugars and copper metabolism. Our group has conducted a study in which young adults consumed beverages sweetened with glucose, fructose, high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), or aspartame for two weeks and has.

Microbial biodegradation is the use of bioremediation and biotransformation methods to harness the naturally occurring ability of microbial xenobiotic metabolism to degrade, transform or accumulate environmental pollutants, including hydrocarbons (e.g.

oil), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), heterocyclic compounds (such as pyridine or quinoline. The metal-munching bacteria found on the famous wreck may help teach engineers how to protect deep-sea oil rigs, experts say. 1 Minute Read By Rachel Kaufman, for National Geographic News.Derived from studies with arsenic and knowing its metabolism in addition to deterioration in lifestyles, the effect of vitamin and mineral supplementation on nutritional status and urinary excretion of arsenic in a group of 45 exposed adolescents was measured to this metal through drinking water, supplementation was provided daily for 4 weeks.