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Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology, Set




Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology, Set

Frans J. de Bruijn

ISBN: 978-0-470-92418-1 June 2011 Wiley-Blackwell 1424 Pages


Metagenomics has revolutionized microbiology and many associated health and environmental fields. This is the first comprehensive treatise covering the various -omics in a large variety of habitats, which could not previously have been analysed without metagenomic methodology. This is a reference work both for people in the field and those who would like to enter it.

Two volume set covers topics including:

Volume One

Species designations in microbiology
Consortia and databases
Other -omics applications

Volume Two

Viral genomes
Metagenomics studies in a variety of habitats, including marine, soil, and the digestive tract
Biocatalysts and natural products