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Bacteriophages in Therapeutics

As pathogenic bacteria continue to develop multi-drug resistance, antibacterial treatment strategies such as bacteriophages are needed. This book serves as a brief yet exhaustive guide to the biology of bacteriophages and their role in health and disease. It is a useful resource for microbiologists, bacteriophage researchers, clinicians providing bacteriophage therapy, and dental and medical students.

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Bacteriophages in TherapeuticsEdited by Sonia Bhonchal Bhardwaj

Published: November 3rd 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.90988

ISBN: 978-1-83962-213-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-212-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-228-1

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Bacteriophages: The Good Side of the Viruses

By Igor Vinícius Pimentel Rodrigues, Katia Regina Assunção Borges, Maria do Desterro Soares Brandão Nascimento and Geusa Felipa de Barros Bezerra

56

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2. Oral Bacteriophages

By Sonia Bhonchal Bhardwaj and Seema Kumari

64

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3. Viruses of Extremely Halophilic Prokaryotes

By Chelsea Truitt and Ratnakar Deole

136

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4. Light and Phages on Tackle of Infectious Diseases

By Felipe de Paula Nogueira Cruz, Andréa Cristina Bogas and Cristina Paiva de Sousa

129

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5. Role of Phage Therapy in COVID-19 Infection: Future Prospects

By Amresh Kumar Singh, Vivek Gaur and Ankur Kumar

287

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6. Fecal Virome Transplantation

By Derek Lin and Henry C. Lin

208

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7. Tuning Phage for Cartilage Regeneration

By Ayariga Joseph Atia, Abugri Daniel Azumah, Bedi Deepa and Derrick Dean

154

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8. Therapeutic Efficacy of Bacteriophages

By Ramasamy Palaniappan and Govindan Dayanithi

154

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9. Potential of Inhaled Bacteriophage Therapy for Bacterial Lung Infection

By Wei Yan, Subhankar Mukhopadhyay, Kenneth Kin Wah To and Sharon Shui Yee Leung

185

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10. Challenges of Phage Therapy as a Strategic Tool for the Control of Salmonella Kentucky and Repertoire of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Africa

By Igomu Elayoni Emmanuel

132

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