Microbial forensics / editors, Roger G. Breeze, Bruce Budowle, Steven E. Schutzer

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Subjects: Microbiological laboratories--Standards--United States
Microorganisms--Collection and preservation--Standards--United States
Forensic sciences--United States
Criminal investigation--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston, MA : Elsevier/Academic Press, c2005
LC Classification: Q, QR
Physical Description: xxii, 425 p., [8] p. col. plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Microbial forensics / Bruce Budowle, James P. Burans, Roger G. Breeze, Mark R. Wilson, Ranajit Chakraborty
2. Infectious diseases : not just a health matter anymore / Roger G. Breeze
3. The fundamentals of human virology / Jeffrey Wilusz
4. Keeping track of viruses / Jack Hietpas, Laura K. McMullan, David P. Mindell, Holly L. Hanson, Charles M. Rice
5. Bacterial pathogens / Paul Keim
6. Biology and detection of fungal pathogens of humans and plants / Gary A. Payne, Marc A. Cubeta
7. Forensic aspects of biologic toxins / James D. Marks
8. Epidemiologic investigation for public health, biodefense, and forensic microbiology / Stephen A. Morse, Ali S. Khan
9. Molecular epidemiology and forensics of RNA viruses / Consuelo Carrillo, Daniel L. Rock
10. Investigation of suspicious disease outbreaks / Lynda Collins Kelley, Roger G. Breeze
11. Forensic handling of biological threat samples in the lab / John W. Ezzell
12. Forensic genetic analysis of microorganisms : overview of some important technical concepts and selected genetic typing methods / Charles L. Cooke, Jr.
13. Non-DNA methods for biological signatures / Charlene M. Schaldach, James J. DeYoreo, Tony Esposito, David P. Fergenson, Eric Gard, Christopher Hollars, Thomas Huser, Stephen M. Lane, Alexander J. Malkin, Maurice Pitesky, Chad Talley, Herb J. Tobias, Bruce Woods, Graham Bench, Patrick Grant, Michaele Kashgarian, John Knezovich, James Ferreira, Kuang-Jen Wu, Joanne Horn, Stephan P. Velsko
14. Microbial forensics host factors / Steven E. Schutzer
15. Bioinformatics methods for microbial detection and forensic diagnostic design / Tom R. Slezah, Steven L. Salzberg
16. Population genetics of bacteria in a forensic context / Richard E. Lenski, Paul Keim
17. Quality management in forensics laboratories / Joseph M. Campos
18. Admissibility standards for scientific evidence / Rockne Harmon
Additional Authors: Breeze, Roger
Budowle, Bruce, 1953-
Schutzer, Steven E
Notes: ISBN: 0120884836
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 60707605
ISBN/ISSN: 0120884836