Environmental Shotgun Sequencing: Its Potential and Challenges for Studying the Hidden World of Microbes

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology I: Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9780470644799
StatePublished - May 3 2011


  • Environmental shotgun sequencing - challenges, in studying the hidden world of microbes
  • Rules of microbial ecology - shorter time scale processes, migration, speciation and extinction
  • Selective targeting of single gene makes rRNA-PCR - method, deep community sampling

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)

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