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Introduction to microbial diversity: The Basics

Introduction to microbial diversity: The Basics

Overview: This podcast contains a brief overview of the diversity of microbes and introduces some key terms needed to understand the field of environmental microbiology. This podcast also provides a baseline for the more advanced podcasts available on this site that go into more detail about the molecular techniques used to analyze microbial diversity in communities.

Learning Objective: By the end of this podcast a student should be familiar with the basic approaches of studying the diversity of microorganisms


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