Apologies for cross-postings.
The Phycological Society of America is pleased to announce the
publication of Algal Culturing Techniques, edited by Robert A. Andersen
and published by Elsevier/Academic Press.† Algal Culturing Techniques
is a comprehensive reference on all aspects of the isolation and
cultivation of marine and freshwater algae, including seaweeds. It is
divided† into seven parts that cover history, media preparation,
isolation and purification techniques, mass culturing techniques, cell
counting and growth measurement techniques, and reviews on topics and
applications of algal culture techniques for environmental
investigations.† It is enhanced by full-color photographs, dozens of
illustrations, and nearly 50 recipes for freshwater and seawater
media.† For a list of contents, more details on the book or to order,
visit the publisher's website:
PSA members will have the opportunity to purchase this volume at a 30%
discount. If you are a member in good standing, and did NOT receive an
e-mail from the Membership Director yesterday, please contact him
([log in to unmask]) to have him confirm your membership status
and to give you the special PSA discount code that is necessary to
submit with your book order to receive this deal.† [Please note that
the book will not be published or available in Europe until March 8.]†
If you are not a member, this is a great time to join or to renew your
In addition to ordering online, orders can be sent by telephone, fax,
e-mail, or mail.† If you choose to mail in an order by regular mail,
request the order form from the Membership Director when requesting the
special discount code.
The other ways to order are as follows, but it is very important that
you make reference to your discount code.
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With best wishes to you,
John (La Claire)
PSA Membership Director (2005-2007)