Preface / Challenge of Emerging and Re-emerging Infections / Biocontrol of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria using Bacteriophage: An Emerging Approach / Mechanisms of Drug Action and Drug Resistance with Special Reference to Mycobacteria/ Emerging Trends of Multi-Drug Resistance in Bacteria: A Journey from Community Acquired to Nosocomial Infection / Drug Resistance among Salmonella Enterica Subspecies Enterica Serotype Typhi with Special Reference to Ciprofloxacin and Ceftriaxone / Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Potential of Some Medicinal Plants / Lectin in Antimicrobial Therapy / Carbapenem Resistance in Intensive Care Unit of a Tertiary Hospital in North India / Actinomycetes: An Importunate Source of Novel Antimicrobial Agents for Resistant Bugs / Modulation of Resident Flora by Metronidazole during Amoebiasis / Antibacterial Compound for Resistant Bugs from a Myxobacterium sp. / Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Common Human Pathogenic Bacteria and Yeasts against Commercially Available Drugs / Using Microbes to Detoxify Pesticide Residues / Problem of Fungicide Resistance in Crop Protection and Strategies for its Management / Biofertilizer: Role in Combating Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture / Rural India Perceives that Use of Antibiotics in Farm Animals must be influencing Antibiotic Resistance Development in Humans: Do the Regulators Think So? / Integrated Pest Management in Antimicrobial Resistance: Current Status and Prospects in India / Metagenomic Approaches for Bioprospecting Novel Antibiotics / Study on the Effectiveness of Isolated Phosphorous Solubilizing Bacteria on Chickpea Cultivation / Study on the Effectiveness of Formulated Biofertilizer Based on Compost in Rice Cultivation / Bioherbicides: An Alternative Novel Strategy in Agriculture to Control Weeds Resistant to Conventional Herbicides / Organic Farming: The Ultimate Strategy to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance / Awareness Scenario Amongst the Vegetable Growers Towards Application of Pesticides in Agra District / Antimicrobial Resistance: A Food Perspective / Antimicrobial Resistant Salmonella and Campylobacter from Indian Foods / Probiotics and Plants as an Alternative Antimicrobial Agent / Resistant Bacteria in Milk Samples: What are the Implications for Spread of Resistance and Public Health? / Antibiotic Resistance in Starter Strains of Streptococcus thermophilus / Cyanobacterial Resistance in Agrochemicals / The Emerging Multiple Antibiotic Resistance Pattern in the Environmental Isolates of Vibrio cholerae isolated from South Kerala / Detection of Ciprofloxacin and Metronidazole Coupled with Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Hospital Wastewater / Properties of Antibiotic Resistant Indicator Microbes of Polluted Site of Mahanadi River / Biodiversity of Multiple Drug Resistant Gram-Negative Bacilli from Indoor Air / Chemoinformatics and Molecular Interactions / Partial Characterization of a Novel Micrococcus Specific Antimicrobial Substance Purified from a Newly Isolated Bacterium: Bacillus subtilis RH 124 / Comparative Study of Binding Mode of Curcuminiods at the Active Site of Thioredoxin Reductase: Design and Synthesis of Anticancer Drugs / New Approaches to Drug Discovery for Combating Tuberculosis: The Open Source Concept / Systems Biology Approach in Understanding Antimicrobial Resistance: A Case Study on Mycobacterium tuberculosis / Diagnosis of Ferredoxin in Mutant Strains of Trichomonas Vaginalis for Increased Drug Resistance / In silico Modeling of AmpC Gene Product in Pseudomonas aeruginosa / Safety Assessment of Foods Derived from Genetically Engineered Crops: An Update / Antimicrobial Resistance, Globalization and Access to Medicines: The Role of Intellectual Property Rights / Discovery and Development of New Antibiotics / Intellectual Property Rights and Issues in Microbial Inventions / Subject Index / Author Index.
Associate Editors: Anil K. Gulati.: Department of Microbiology Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh Gerard Abraham.: Centre of Conservation and Utilization of Blue Green Algae Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi Editor: Rubina Lawrence.: Department of Microbiology and Microbial Technology Assistant Editors: G. Ebenezer Jeyakumar.: Dept. of Microbiology and Microbial Technology Jane Claryn Benjamin.: Dept. of Microbiology and Microbial Technology Prashant Ankur Jain.: Department of Bioinformatics Allahabad Agricultural Institute - Deemed University, Allahabad