Current Protocols in Microbiology

Current Protocols in Microbiology

Online ISBN: 9780471729259

DOI: 10.1002/9780471729259

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What's New in Current Protocols in Microbiology
Supplement 39, November 2015

Unit 1A.5 Biosafety Oversight and Compliance: What do you Mean, I have to Fill Out Another Form?!
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Unit 3A.6 Electrotransformation and Clonal Isolation of Rickettsia Species
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Unit 7A.1 Myxococcus xanthus Growth, Development, and Isolation
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Unit 10F.1 Laboratory Maintenance of Nocardia Species
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Unit 14A.3 Preparation of Cell Cultures and Vaccinia Virus Stocks
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Unit 14A.4 Generation of Recombinant Vaccinia Viruses
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Current Protocols in Microbiology presents clear methodologies for research in priority areas such as emerging and neglected infectious diseases, biodefense, microbe-host interactions, and host defense. It is a comprehensive source of high-quality microbiology protocols that reflects and incorporates the new mandates and capabilities of this robust and rapidly evolving discipline.

A subscription gives you access to all the content in the collection plus four quarterly issues of new and updated content. Current Protocols in Microbiology...

  • provides detailed, step-by-step instructions for analyzing bacteria, animal and plant viruses, fungi, protozoans, and other microbes
  • offers updated coverage of emerging technologies and concepts, such as biofilms, quorum sensing, and quantitative PCR
  • covers proteomic and genomic methods
  • features new content on anti-infectives and vaccines

Edited by: Michael Grigg (Bethesda, MD), Alison McBride (Bethesda, Maryland), John Quarles (Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine), Brian Stevenson (University of Kentucky College of Medicine), and Ronald Taylor (Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth University); Guest Editor: Ann Simon (University of Maryland, College Park); Past Editors: Richard Coico (SUNY Downstate Medical Center),Timothy Kowalik (University of Massachusetts Medical School)

Developmental Editor: Ann Boyle

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