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Microbial Biotechnology

All articles accepted from 30 October 2012 are published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License.   Articles accepted before this date were published under the agreement as stated in the final article.

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Edited By: Kenneth N. Timmis, Juan Luis Ramos, Willem de Vos, Siegfried E. Vlaeminck, and Auxiliadora Prieto

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 39/119 (Microbiology); 48/163 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1751-7915

Crystal Ball Articles - 2013

Crystal Ball - 2013
Volume 6, Issue 1, January 2013

In this feature, leading researchers in the field of environmental microbiology speculate on the technical and conceptual developments that will drive innovative research and open new vistas over the next few years.

The original syn
Tom Curtis

Recombination-based DNA assembly in metabolic engineering: a goodbye to old workhorses?
Jean-Marc Daran and Jack T. Pronk

The future of sustainable fish production lies in vaccine research and development and revised regulatory measures
Joachim Frey

Gleaning and assembling omics parts lists from soil
Janet K. Jansson

Merging multi-omics and microbial communities for robust biofuels production
Adam Robbins-Pianka and Rob Knight

Know thy microorganism – why metagenomics is not enough!
Anna Schnürer

Spatial structuring of microbial communities – at the micro- to millimetre scale
Barth F. Smets

Bacteriophages shaping microbial communities for good and for bad
E. J. Smid and T. Abee

Will test tubes ever undergo division?
Miguel Vicente

I C1 C1-Future
Karsten Zengler