Series: Methods in Microbiology

Methods in Microbiology is the most prestigious series devoted to techniques and methodology in the field. Established for over 30 years, Methods in Microbiology provides ready-to-use "recipes", and the latest emerging techniques as well as novel approaches to the tried and tested, established methods.

About the Editors: Colin Harwood, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Impact Factor 2014: 0.077 (Copyright ISI Journal Citation Report)

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Praise for the Series: "An invaluable resource for the detailed analysis of cellular gene function and genome architecture." - NATURE

Book Series: The Human Microbiome

Most recent volume


Volume 44. The Human Microbiome

Published: 20th November 2017 Series Editor: Colin Harwood

Methods in Microbiology, Volume 44 presents the latest volume in the most prestigious series devoted to techniques and methodology in the field, with updated chapters that cover Metabolomics and the vaginal microbial ecosystem and health, Esophageal microbiome, Bioinformatics methods, Evolution of biomolecules, genomes and communities, and Gut microbial metabolism or the acquisition of the gut microbiome. Established for over 30 years, this comprehensive series provides ready-to-use recipes, the latest emerging techniques, and novel approaches on tried, tested and established methods.

Additional volumes


Volume 43. Imaging Bacterial Molecules, Structures and Cells

Published: 24th November 2016 Serial Volume Editors: Colin Harwood Grant Jensen

Volume 42. Current and Emerging Technologies for the Diagnosis of Microbial Infections

Published: 18th November 2015 Serial Volume Editors: Andrew Sails Yi Wei Tang

Volume 41. New Approaches to Prokaryotic Systematics

Published: 25th November 2014 Editors: Michael Goodfellow Iain Sutcliffe Jongsik Chun

Volume 40. Microbial Synthetic Biology

Published: 25th November 2013 Serial Volume Editors: Colin Harwood Anil Wipat

Volume 39. Systems Biology of Bacteria

Published: 28th November 2012 Serial Volume Editors: Anil Wipat Colin Harwood

Volume 38. Taxonomy of Prokaryotes

Published: 13th December 2011 Series Volume Editors: Fred Rainey Aharon Oren

Volume 37. Immunology of Infection

Published: 23rd September 2010 Series Volume Editors: Stefan Kaufmann Dieter Kabelitz

Volume 36. Yeast Gene Analysis

Published: 25th May 2007 Serial Volume Editor: Ian Stansfield Series Volume Editor: Mike Stark

Volume 35. Extremophiles

Published: 7th June 2006 Series Volume Editors: Fred Rainey Aharon Oren

Volume 34. Microbial Imaging

Published: 18th December 2004 Serial Volume Editor: Tor Savidge Series Volume Editor: Charalabos Pothulakis

Volume 33. Functional Microbial Genomics

Published: 12th December 2002 Series Volume Editors: Brendan Wren Nick Dorrell

Volume 32. Immunology of Infection

Published: 25th November 2002 Series Volume Editors: Stefan Kaufmann Dieter Kabelitz

Volume 31. Molecular Cellular Microbiology

Published: 30th January 2002 Serial Volume Editors: Philippe Sansonetti Arturo Zychlinsky

Volume 30. Marine Microbiology

Published: 2nd May 2001 Serial Volume Editor: John Paul

Volume 29. Genetic Methods for Diverse Prokaryotes

Published: 28th May 1999 Serial Volume Editors: Margaret Smith Elizabeth Sockett

Volume 28. Automation: Genomic and Functional Analyses

Published: 8th December 1998 Serial Volume Editors: Alister Craig Jörg Hoheisel

Volume 27. Bacterial Pathogenesis

Published: 1st July 1998 Serial Volume Editors: Peter Williams Julian Ketley George Salmond

Volume 25. Immunology of Infection

Published: 20th April 1998 Serial Volume Editors: Stefan Kaufmann Dieter Kabelitz

Volume 26. Yeast Gene Analysis

Published: 15th April 1998 Serial Volume Editor: Mick Tuite

Volume 24. Techniques for the Study of Mycorrhiza, Part II

Published: 10th January 1992 Serial Volume Editors: J. Norris David Read A. Varma

Volume 23. Techniques for the Study of Mycorrhiza

Published: 14th November 1991 Serial Volume Editors: J. Norris David Read A. Varma

Volume 22. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1990 Series Volume Editor: Author Unknown

Volume 21. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1988 Serial Editors: J. Grinsted P.M. Bennett

Volume 20. Electron Microscopy in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1988 Serial Volume Editor: Frank Mayer

Volume 19. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 3rd December 1987 Serial Editors: R.R. Colwell R. Grigorova

Volume 18. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1985 Serial Volume Editor: Gerhard Gottschalk

Volume 16. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1985 Serial Volume Editor: T. Bergan

Volume 17. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1984 Serial Editors: P.M. Bennett J. Grinsted

Volume 14. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1984 Serial Volume Editor: T. Bergan

Volume 15. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1984 Serial Editor: T. Bergan

Volume 13. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 18th December 1979 Serial Volume Editors: T. Bergan J. Norris

Volume 12. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1979 Serial Volume Editors: T. Bergan J. Norris

Volume 11. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 14th December 1978 Serial Volume Editors: T. Bergan J. Norris

Volume 10. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 3rd November 1978 Series Volume Editor: Author Unknown

Volume 9. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 24th November 1976 Serial Editor: J. Norris

Volume 8. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 10th October 1973 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 7B. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 29th December 1972 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 7A. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 9th June 1972 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 6B. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 1st January 1972 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 6A. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 31st December 1971 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 5B. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 29th July 1971 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 4. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 20th April 1971 Series Volume Editor: C. Booth

Volume 5A. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1971 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 3A. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 31st March 1970 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 2. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 28th January 1970 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 3B. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 1st January 1969 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons

Volume 1. Methods in Microbiology

Published: 1st January 1969 Serial Editors: J.R. Norris D.W. Ribbons