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The human microbiota : how microbial communities affect health and disease

Author: David N Fredricks
Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2013.
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The Human Microbiota offers a comprehensive review of all human-associated microbial niches in a single volume, focusing on what modern tools in molecular microbiology are revealing about human microbiota, and how specific microbial communities can be associated with either beneficial effects or diseases. An excellent resource for microbiologists, physicians, infectious disease specialists, and others in the field,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Human microbiota.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2013
(DLC) 2012015251
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David N Fredricks
ISBN: 9781118409800 1118409809 9781118409824 1118409825 9781118409831 1118409833 9781118409855 111840985X 9781118671337 1118671333
OCLC Number: 794922809
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The NIH human microbiome project --
Methods for characterizing microbial communities associated with the human body --
Phyloarrays --
Mathematical approaches for describing microbial populations : practice and theory for extrapolation of rich environments --
Tension at the border : how host genetics and the enteric microbiota conspire to promote Crohn's disease --
The human airway microbiome --
Microbiota of the mouth : a blessing or a curse? --
Microtiota of the genitourinary tract --
Functional structure of intestinal microbiota in health and disease --
From fly to human : understanding how commensal microorganisms influence host immunity and health --
Insights into the human microbiome from animal models --
To grow or not to grow : isolation and cultivation procedures in the genomic age --
New approaches to cultivation of human microbiota --
Manipulating the indigenous microbiota in humans : prebiotics, probiotics, and synbiotics.
Responsibility: edited by David N. Fredricks.
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* Provides a comprehensive description of the human microbiota * Incorporates the latest findings that have emerged from the use of tools in molecular microbiology *  Read more...

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