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Yellow Biotechnology I & II out now!

Two new books, edited by Prof. Dr. Andreas Vilcinskas, out now in the series of Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology

Two new books, edited by Prof. Dr. Andreas Vilcinskas, out now in the series of Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology


Yellow Biotechnology I

Insect Biotechnologie in Drug Discovery and Preclinical Research

Yan Wang, De-Dong Li, Yuan-Ying Jiang and Eleftherios Mylonakis: Utility of Insects for Studying Human Pathogens and Evaluating New Antimicrobial Agents

Krishnendu Mukherjee, Ramya Raju, Rainer Fischer and Andreas Vilcinskas:Galleria Mellonella as a Model Host to Study Gut Microbe Homeostasis and Brain Infection by the Human Pathogen Listeria Monocytogenes

Julia Hoffmann, Renja Romey, Christine Fink and Thomas Roeder: Drosophila as a Model to Study Metabolic Disorders

Annely Brandt and Andreas Vilcinskas: The Fruit Fly Drosophila melanogaster as a Model for Aging Research

Theodoulakis Christofi and Yiorgos Apidianakis: Drosophila and the Hallmarks of Cancer

Stefanie Grünwald, Iris V. Adam, Ana-Maria Gurmai, Ludmila Bauer, Michael Boll, and Uwe Wenzel: The red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum as a model to monitor food safety and functionality

Alexander O. Brachmann and Helge B. Bode: Identification and Bioanalysis of Natural Products from Insect Symbionts and Pathogens

Jette Pretzel, Franziska Mohring, Stefan Rahlfs and Katja Becker: Antiparasitic Peptides

Yellow Biotechnology II

Insect Biotechnology in Plant Protection and Industry

Nicole Mika, Holger Zorn, Martin Rühl: Insect derived enzymes – a treasure for white biotechnology and food biotechnology

Hans Merzendorfer: Insect-derived chitinases

Rainer Fischer, Raluca Ostafe and Richard M Twyman: Cellulases from insects.

Damir Druzinec, Denise Salzig, Alexander Brix, Matthias Kraume and Peter Czermak: Optimization of Insect Cell Based Protein Production Processes - Expression Systems, Online Monitoring, Scale-Up.

Matthias Schott, Christoph Wehrenfennig, Tina Gasch, Andreas Vilcinskas: Insect antenna-based biosensors for in situ detection of volatiles

Marc F. Schetelig and Alfred M. Handler: Y-linked markers for improved population control of the tephritid fruit fly pest, Anastrepha suspensa

Kenneth E. Narva, Blair D. Siegfried and Nicholas P. Storer: Transgenic Approaches to Western Corn Rootworm Control.

Eileen Knorr, Linda Bingsohn, Michael R. Kanost, Andreas Vilcinskas: Tribolium castaneum as a model for high-throughput RNAi screening

 Torsten Will, Andreas Vilcinskas: Aphid-proof plants: Biotechnology-based approaches for aphid control.