Chemical and Physical Signatures for Microbial Forensics

ISBN: 978-1-60327-217-9 (Print) 978-1-60327-219-3 (Online)
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Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-12

    Statistical Foundations and Data Integration for Microbial Forensics

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 13-34

    The Microbe: The Basics of Structure, Morphology, and Physiology as They Relate to Microbial Characterization and Attribution

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 35-52

    Fatty Acids and Lipids

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 53-60

    Carbohydrate Markers of Organism Purity and Growth Environment

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 61-70

    Glycoprotein and Protein Markers for Strain Differentiation and Growth Environment or Media Attribution

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 71-87

    Elemental Signatures for Microbial Forensics

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 89-106

    Stable Isotope Signatures for Microbial Forensics

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 107-115

    Extracellular Signatures as Indicators of Process Methods

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 117-133

    Quality Assurance Standards for Forensic Analysis of Evidence

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 135-138