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Methods for General and Molecular Bacteriology

Handbook / Manual

Edited By: CA Reddy, T Beveridge, J Breznak, G Marzluf, T Schmidt and L Snyder

1069 pages, Illus

Wiley-Blackwell

Hardback | Dec 2007 | Edition: 3 | #164611 | ISBN-13: 9781555812232
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NHBS Price: £125.00 $163/€142 approx

About this book

Long-awaited revision of the classic manual, covering all of the immense impacts molecular biology has had on bacteriology over the past decade.


Contents

Methodology for General and Molecular Microbiology; Morphology; Light microscopy; Determinative and cytological light microscopy; Electron microscopy; Cell fractionation; Antigen-antibody reactions; Growth: Physicochemical factors in growth; Nutrition and media; Enrichment and isolation; Solid, liquid/solid and semisolid culture; Liquid culture; Growth measurement; Culture preservation; Molecular Genetics: Gene mutation; Gene transfer in Gram-negative bacteria; Gene transfer in Gram-positive bacteria; Plasmids; Transposon mutagenesis; Gene cloning and expression; Polymerase chain reaction; Nucleic acid analysis; Metabolism: Physical analysis; Chemical analysis; Enzymatic activity; Permeability and transport; Systematics: Phenotypic characterization; DNA sequence similarities; Ribosomal RNA hybridization and gene sequencing; Nucleic acid probes; General Methods: Laboratory safety; Photography; Records and reports


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