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'Omic' technologies as a helpful tool in radioecological research.

08:00 EDT 17th April 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "'Omic' technologies as a helpful tool in radioecological research."

This article presents a brief review of the modern 'omic' technologies, namely genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, and metabolomics, as well as the examples of their possible use in radioecology. For each technology, a short description of advances, limitations, and instrumental applications is given. In addition, the review contains examples of successful use of 'omic' technologies in the assessment of biological effects of pollutants in the field conditions.

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Name: Journal of environmental radioactivity
ISSN: 1879-1700
Pages: 156-167

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