|Number of Pages||532 Pages|
Laboratory Methods in Food Microbiology is an essential manual for food microbiologists in industry and government laboratories, as well as students taking courses in food science and technology. This extensively updated an extender third edition discusses the key analytical methods as well as food- borne pathogens and toxins currently causing concern. The organization of Laboratory methods in food microbiology allows the reader to choose between basic methodology: general horizontal methods: commodity specific (vertical) methods and identification. All the methods are evaluated to allow the reader to select the best technique for their application with reference to ease of use and HACCP quality management monitoring. This approach based on the author’s extensive experience will be valuable for every food science laboratory.