Clostridium difficile: Strategies and Protocols (Strategies in Molecular Biology)
Peter Mullany (Editor), Adam P. Roberts (Editor)
* Hardcover: 216 pages
* Writer: Humana Press; 1st Version. version (June eight, 2010)
* Language: English
* ISBN-10: 1603273646
Clostridium difficile, a significant nosocomial pathogen proven to be a main explanation for antibiotic-associated illness, has emerged as a extremely transmissible and incessantly antibiotic-resistant organism, inflicting a substantial burden on well being care programs worldwide. In Clostridium difficile: Strategies and Protocols, professional researchers carry collectively essentially the most not too long ago developed strategies for finding out the organism, together with strategies involving isolation, molecular typing, genomics, genetic manipulation, and the usage of animal fashions. Written within the extremely profitable Strategies in Molecular Biology™ sequence format, chapters embrace transient introductions to their respective matters, lists of the mandatory supplies and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and notes highlighting recommendations on troubleshooting and avoiding identified pitfalls.
Authoritative and cutting-edge, Clostridium difficile: Strategies and Protocols serves as an excellent information for scientists now ready to realize an in-depth understanding of how this organism is transmitted and the way it causes illness.