CIV_ENV 495-0-36: Molecular Microbiology

Quarter Offered

Spring : TTh 2:00-3:20 PM ; Erica Hartmann


An in-depth look at current molecular methods used to study environmental microbiology. Fundamentals of molecular microbiology, supplemented with discussions of readings from the literature. Creative and critical analysis of study design through proposal writing and reviewing.

Special topics can be discussed on request.

Topics Covered

  • PCR and derivatives
  • DNA sequencing
    • Amplicon sequencing
    • Whole genome sequencing
    • Metagenomics
    • Proteins
      • Proteomics
      • Proteogenomics
      • Metaproteomics
      • Metabolomics


No Formal Text Required