Advances in the study of the microbiome

James I. Prosser*

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Abstract

Microbiomics, the study of microbial communities in the context of their environmental characteristics, is effectively microbial ecology and the suffix 'ome' nicely combines the concept of 'biomes' with modern developments in 'omics' approaches.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-96
Number of pages2
JournalMicrobiology Today
Volume44
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 9 May 2017

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  • Microbiology

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