Rise of Yeast: How the sugar fungus shaped civilisation
Author: Money, Nicholas P. (Professor of Botany
Pub Date: 08/03/2018
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Yeast is humankind's favourite microbe, our partner in brewing, baking, and winemaking. Nicholas P. Money tells the story of this 10,000-year-long marriage, looking at how yeast served as a major factor in the development of civilization, celebrating its importance, and considering its future roles in molecular biology and genetic engineering.