microbial genetics


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mi·cro·bi·al ge·net·ics

the study of hereditary mechanisms of microbes.

microbial genetics

The study of genes and gene function in bacteria, archaea and other microorganisms.
 
Potential applications
Bioremediation, alternative energy resources, disease prevention.

microbial genetics

the study of GENES and their functions in MICROORGANISMS.
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Scientific and technological advances in genetics, cytogenetics, microbial genetics, microbiology, microtechniques, cell physiology and material science have unlocked the secrets of action, reaction and expression of genes, the proteins and the activities that they control.
Leid, an associate professor at of the Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics at Northern Arizona University.
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He conducted his post-doctoral studies in microbial genetics at the Centre d'Etudes Nucleaires de Saclay, France.

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