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Title Accessing uncultivated microorganisms : from the environment to organisms and genomes and back / edited by Karsten Zengler
Published Washington, D.C. : ASM Press, [2008]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 308 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Monograph, ASM Press
Monograph, ASM Press
Contents Does cultivation still matter? / Karsten Zengler -- The human intestinal microbiota and its impact on human health / Mirjana Rajili-Stojanovi, Willem M. de Vos, and Erwin G. Zoetendal -- The uncountables / William T. Sloan, Christopher Quince, and Thomas P. Curtis -- The missing fungi : new insights from culture-independent molecular studies of soil / S.K. Schmidt [and others] -- The diversity of free-living protists seen and unseen, cultured and uncultured / David A. Caron and Rebecca J. Gast -- Microbial biogeography : patterns in microbial diversity across space and time / Noah Fierer -- The least common denominator : species or operational taxonomic units? / Ramon Rosselló-Mora and Arantxa López-López
Measuring diversity / Jed A. Fuhrman -- Metagenomics as a tool to study biodiversity / Karen E. Nelson -- New cultivation strategies for terrestrial microorganisms / Peter H. Janssen -- Cultivation of marine symbiotic microorganisms / Todd A. Ciche -- Methods to study consortia and mixed cultures / Boran Kartal and Marc Strous -- Microbial cell individuality / Simon V. Avery -- Nanomechanical methods to study single cells / Ramya Desikan [and others] -- Single cell genomics / Martin Keller, Christopher W. Schadt, and Anthony V. Palumbo -- How many genes does a cell need? / Hamilton O. Smith [and others]
Summary Providing a comprehensive overview and discussing developments in the field, this book details various innovative methods used in microbial ecology and environmental microbiology. It also includes all aspects of microbial diversity from bacteria and fungi to protists
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Microbial diversity.
Microbial ecology.
Microbiology -- Cultures and culture media.
Microbial genetics.
Fungi -- growth & development
Genetics, Microbial
Microbiological Techniques -- methods
Environmental Microbiology
Bacteria -- growth & development
Cell Culture Techniques
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Microbiology.
Microbial genetics.
Microbial diversity.
Microbial ecology.
Microbiology -- Cultures and culture media.
Odling (biologi)
Genetik, mikrobiell.
Mikrobiologiska metoder.
Form Electronic book
Author Zengler, Karsten, editor.
LC no. 2007052360
ISBN 9781555815509