Editors: Seth T. Walk, University of Michigan; Peter C. H. Feng, United States Food and Drug Administration

Population Genetics of Bacteria explores the field of bacterial population genetics by highlighting the work of the late Thomas S. Whittam, one of the field’s leading innovators and pioneers. Focusing on the application of bacterial population genetics to pathogenic E. coli, this book brings together a compilation of research projects and ideas stemming from Dr. Whittam’s work. Readers gain a broad perspective on the historical development of bacterial population genetics, which underscores how Dr. Whittam’s research has shaped and defined the field.

ISBN: 978-1-55581-535-6
Hardcover, 360 pages, color plates, illustrations, index

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