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An unusual job, by Trudy M. WassenaarThis crime novel is the first work of fiction written by Trudy Wassenaar. A scientific consultant discovers a drugs fraud at a pharmaceutical company. She investigates under cover to find out who is responsible, and when the first victim presents itself, she is determined to get to the bottom of things. The book is available from Press release: An unusual job, from T.M. Wassenaar by AMAZON >>> 

Bacteria: the Benign, the Bad and the BeautifulThis popular science book about bacteria, entitled 'Bacteria: the Benign, the Bad and the Beautiful' is a great success and is now available as second print. The book describes various aspects of bacteria in short illustrated chapters. It is aimed for a general public so no previous knowledge about bacteria is required to learn about a number of fundamental characteristics about bacteria. Nevertheless, the book is also of interest to students and professionals, as it describes novel scientific insights from diverse fields of microbiology. The book is published by John Wiley & Sohns and can can be ordered directly from the publisher here. Alternatively, get it from Bacteria: the Benign, the Bad and the Beautiful by Amazon >>> 

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Comments from the Press:

  • "This book should be on public and school library shelves and in places where there is research in microbiology." (Reference Reviews , 1 December 2012)
  • "Useful for lay readers curious about bacteria and bacterial activities. Summing Up: Recommended. General audiences, high school students, and lower-level undergraduates." (Choice, 1 July 2012)
  • "Overall, I would confidently recommend this book to anyone with even a vague interest in bateria. (Phenotype, 28 May 2012)
  • "Bacteria are fascinating little creatures that are deserving of the stories contained within Bacteria: The Benign, the Bad, and the Beautiful. The reader's viewpoint may very well change after hearing them." (New York Journal of Books, 13 December 2011)

MMGC The Molecular Microbiology and Genomics Consultants Website got a new look.  is now optimized and available for smartphones, and tablets as well as computers.

The Virtual Museum of BacteriaThe Virtual Museum of Bacteria remains a highly appreciated web resource about bacteria. We receive approximately 10,000 visitors per month. It is worth to have a look!

Computing for Comparative GenomicsThis textbook on bioinformatic tools for the microbiologist, written by David W. Ussery, Stefano Borini and Trudy M. Wassenaar, has quickly become a standard work. Place your order now.

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Press release: An unusual job, by T.M. Wassenaar

This crime novel is the first work of fiction written by Trudy Wassenaar. A scientific consultant discovers a drugs fraud at a pharmaceutical company. She investigates under cover to find out who is responsible, and when the first victim presents itself, she is determined to get to the bottom of things. The book is available from >>> 

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Bacteria: The Benign, the Bad, and the BeautifulBacteria:
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