metagenomics

(redirected from Ecogenomics)
Also found in: Medical.
Related to Ecogenomics: Environmental genomics

met·a·ge·nom·ics

 (mĕt′ə-jə-nō′mĭks)
n.
(used with a sing. verb) The study of the structure and function of nucleotide sequences isolated directly from an environmental sample, especially of a community of microorganisms.

met′a·ge·nom′ic adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Forensic Ecogenomics: The Application of Microbial Ecology Analyses
The journal's scope includes astrophysics, astropaleontology, bioastronomy, cosmochemistry, ecogenomics, exobiology, extremophiles, geomicrobiology, gravitational biology, life detection technology, meteoritics, origins of life, planetary geoscience, planetary protection, prebiotic chemistry, space exploration technology and terraforming Astrobiology is Indexed/Abstracted in: MEDLINE; PubMed Central; Current Contents[R]/Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Current Contents[R]/Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Science Citation Index Expanded; Biological Abstracts; BIOSIS Previews; Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition; EMBASE/Excerpta Medica; EMBiology; Scopus; Geobase; Compendex; Chemical Abstracts; PsycINFO; GeoRef; Astrophysics Data System.
Ecogenomics and Holobionts, Microbiomas Foundation, Chia, Colombia
Wiley et al., "Ecogenomics: using massively parallel pyrosequencing to understand virus ecology," Molecular Ecology, vol.
Exploiting the ecogenomics tool box for environmental diagnostics of organohalide--respiring bacteria, Trends.
Beyond sustainable aquaculture, Mote has research focused on biomarkers, wound healing and human cancer therapies, ecogenomics and even robotics.