Description

Written by experts in the field, Marine Microbiology presents the latest experimental techniques in the detail required for modern environmental microbiological research. Chapters start with the introduction and background of a particular method, followed by a concise description of the procedures involved. There is also a list of vendors who supply critical components which includes names, addresses, and websites at the end of each chapter.

Key Features

Key Features * Covers both established and novel current methods * Historical perspective * Enumeration of autotrophic picoplankton, bacteria and viruses * Fingerprinting Viral Assemblages by Pulsed Field Gel electrophoresis (PFGE) * Fluorescence in situ hybridization with rRNA-targeted oligonucleotide probes * Detection of phytoplankton by remote sensing * Marine pollution microbiology * Microbes in extreme environments * List of suppliers provided at end of each chapter * Colour plate section

Readership

Marine microbiologists, environmental microbiologists, marine ecologists, virologists, pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

Details

No. of pages:
666
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080574424
Print ISBN:
9780125215305

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