New microbiology textbook edited by Professor Fred Rainey
by Jamie Gonzales |
Fred Rainey, UAA Department of Biological Sciences professor and director, is the editor and a contributing writer for the recently-published Taxonomy of Prokaryotes, Volume 38 of the Methods in Microbiology series published by Academic Press. Rainey contributed two chapters to the textbook and worked with a co-editor, Aharon Oren, to shape the contributions of their colleagues in the field from around the world. Work on the book was completed during Rainey's sabbatical year in 2010-2011.