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Yersinia Pestis Protocols

  • Ruifu Yang


  • Comprehensively summarizing common and advanced research protocols for Yersinia pestis research

  • Including protocols for genomic and transcriptomic analysis, small RNA study, protein-protein interaction, immune response assays and animal models

  • Providing online resources for Yersinia pestis research


Part of the Springer Protocols Handbooks book series (SPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Zhizhen Qi, Qingwen Zhang, Yong Jin, Youquan Xin, Haihong Zhao, Xiaoyan Yang et al.
    Pages 1-14
  3. Haili Wang, Yanping Han
    Pages 29-34
  4. Yanjun Li, Yujun Cui
    Pages 35-59
  5. Chao Yang, Yujun Cui
    Pages 61-66
  6. Xiaofang Gao, Zizhong Liu, Yanping Han
    Pages 107-113
  7. Xiaofang Gao, Zizhong Liu, Yanping Han
    Pages 115-120
  8. Juping Zhao, Yicheng Sun
    Pages 121-126
  9. Wenliang Li, Dan Rong, Yanping Han
    Pages 157-163

About this book


This protocol book includes common and advanced research protocols for Yersinia pestis research and for its identification, genotyping and source-tracing. This book includes protocols for genomic and transcriptomic analysis, small RNA study, protein-protein interaction, gene deletion. It will be helpful for researchers in this field, graduate students, clinicians, and researchers in infectious diseases, systems biology, and evolution etc.


Y. pestis Genotyping Identification Genomic analysis Transcriptomic analysis Animal models

Editors and affiliations

  • Ruifu Yang
    • 1
  1. 1.Beijing Institute of Microbiology and EpidemiologyBeijingChina

About the editors

Dr. Ruifu Yang is a professor at the Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology and the Chief-Scientist for National Basic Research Program (973 Program). He serves as the vice president for the Chinese Society for Microbiology. His research focuses on bacterial pathogenesis using genomics- and proteomics-based techniques. He has published more than 100 articles on international well-known journals, such as Nature Genetics, PNAS, BMC Microbiology.  

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Yersinia Pestis Protocols
  • Editors Ruifu Yang
  • Series Title Springer Protocols Handbooks
  • Series Abbreviated Title Springer Protocols Handbooks
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-981-10-7946-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-981-13-4024-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-981-10-7947-4
  • Series ISSN 1949-2448
  • Series E-ISSN 1949-2456
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 290
  • Number of Illustrations 26 b/w illustrations, 16 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Microbiology
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