Soil microbiology has a long history of being at the forefront of developments in novel techniques and agar substitutes (as agar is toxic to many soil microorganisms). While in many research areas, the morphological characterisation and plating techniques have been replaced by DNA extraction and analysis, there is still a wide range of field applications (and artistic ones!) for the experienced microscopist.
|Specialist publication||Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Newsletter|
|Publisher||Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis Society Inc|
|Publication status||Published - 2020|