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Integration of genomics and proteomics into marine microbial ecology

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Genomics and proteomics of microorganisms are revolutionizing our understanding of marine microbial ecology. In this essay we address this by discussing (1) what microbial genome resources are available for marine ecologists, (2) how single-organism genomics and proteomics have revealed new microbial functions in the marine ecosystem, and (3) how the integration of metagenomics, metaproteomics and biogeochemical studies will further advance the field of marine microbial ecology. Comprehensive knowledge of the genetic blueprints, the functions and the interactions of microbial communities will provide insight into the evolution of marine ecosystems and enable rational predictions of how microbial processes will affect, and be affected by, environmental changes.

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Thomas, Torsten, Egan, Suhelen, Burg, Dominic, Ng, Charmaine, Ting, Lily and Cavicchioli, Ricardo (2007) Integration of genomics and proteomics into marine microbial ecology Marine Ecology Progress Series, 332, pp. 291-299. (doi:10.3354/meps332291).

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Published date: 5 March 2007
Keywords: environmental genomics, metagenomics, metaproteomics, proteomics, marine ecology, marine microbiology
Organisations: Molecular and Cellular, Biomedical Research Facility (BRF)

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Local EPrints ID: 338915
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/338915
PURE UUID: 6ea4d547-e632-4134-a31d-9d36bacce581

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Date deposited: 29 May 2012 12:41
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 05:56

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Author: Torsten Thomas
Author: Suhelen Egan
Author: Dominic Burg
Author: Charmaine Ng
Author: Lily Ting
Author: Ricardo Cavicchioli

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