4. Genomics and Metagenomics of Marine Prokaryotes

  1. David L. Kirchman
  1. Mary Ann Moran

Published Online: 11 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470281840.ch4

Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition

Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition

How to Cite

Moran, M. A. (2008) Genomics and Metagenomics of Marine Prokaryotes, in Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition (ed D. L. Kirchman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470281840.ch4

Editor Information

  1. College of Marine and Earth Studies, University of Delaware, Lewes, DE 19958, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602-3636, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470043448

Online ISBN: 9780470281840

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Keywords:

  • marine prokaryotes - genomics and metagenomics;
  • marine microbial ecology genomics;
  • environmental microarrays and functional genomics tools

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Basics of Prokaryotic Genomics

  • Tame or Wild? Pure-Culture Genomics Versus Metagenomics

  • Genomics in Marine Microbial Ecology

  • Future Directions

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References