Molecular Methods for Microbial Identification and Typing

  • K. J. Towner
  • A. Cockayne

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. K. J. Towner, A. Cockayne
    Pages 28-63
  3. K. J. Towner, A. Cockayne
    Pages 93-122
  4. K. J. Towner, A. Cockayne
    Pages 123-158
  5. K. J. Towner, A. Cockayne
    Pages 159-186
  6. K. J. Towner, A. Cockayne
    Pages 187-193
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 194-202

About this book


The accurate identification and typing of microbes is essential for workers active in all fields of microbiology. Many examples of modern molecular methods have been concealed in scientific and medical literature but this introductory text considers the possible applications of such methods and compares their advantages and disadvantages.


DNA antibody biology enzyme fields hybridization microbe microbes microbiology nucleic acid

Authors and affiliations

  • K. J. Towner
    • 1
  • A. Cockayne
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Microbiology and PHLS LaboratoryUniversity Hospital, Queen’s Medical CentreNottinghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information K.J. Towner and A. Cockayne 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-0-412-49390-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-1506-3
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