About this series
SpringerBriefs in Genetics present concise summaries of cutting-edge research and practical applications across a wide spectrum of genetic fields, with fast turnaround time to publication. Featuring compact volumes of 50 to 125 pages, the series covers a range of content from professional to academic. Monographs of new material only are considered for the SpringerBriefs in Genetics series. Typical topics might include: • A timely report of state-of-the art analytical techniques • A bridge between new research results, as published in journal articles, and a contextual literature review • A snapshot of a hot or emerging topic • An in-depth case study or technical example • A presentation of core concepts that students must understand in order to make independent contributions • Best practices or protocols to be followed • A series of short case studies/debates highlighting a specific angle SpringerBriefs in Genetics allow authors to present their ideas and readers to absorb them with minimal time investment. Both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts are considered for publication in this series.