Publisher description for Metabolome analysis : an introduction / Silas G. Villas-Boas ... [et al.].

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Providing information on the main approaches for the analysis of metabolites, this textbook:
Covers basic methodologies in sample preparation and separation techniques, as well as the most recent techniques of mass spectrometry.
Differentiates between primary and secondary metabolites.
Includes four chapters discussing successful metabolome studies of different organisms.
Highlights the analytical challenges of studying metabolites.
Illustrates applications of metabolome analysis through the use of case studies.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cell Physiology.
Genomics -- methods.
Systems Biology -- methods.