Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Metabolomics

Metabolomics is a rapidly emerging field in life sciences, which aims to identify and quantify metabolites in a biological system. Analytical chemistry is combined with sophisticated informatics and statistics tools to determine and understand metabolic changes upon genetic or environmental perturbations. Together with other 'omics analyses, such as genomics and proteomics, metabolomics plays an important role in functional genomics and systems biology studies in any biological science. This book will provide the reader with summaries of the state-of-the-art of technologies and methodologies, especially in the data analysis and interpretation approaches, as well as give insights into exciting applications of metabolomics in human health studies, safety assessments, and plant and microbial research.

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MetabolomicsEdited by Ute Roessner

Published: February 10th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1237

ISBN: 978-953-51-0046-1

Copyright year: 2012

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39521 Total Chapter Downloads

15 Crossref Citations

23 Web of Science Citations

87 Dimensions Citations

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1. Metabolomics and Mammalian Cell Culture

By Kathya De la Luz-Hdez

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2. Quantitative Metabolomics and Its Application in Metabolic Engineering of Microbial Cell Factories Exemplified by the Baker’s Yeast

By Mario Klimacek

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3. Online Metabolomics Databases and Pipelines

By Adam J. Carroll

2584

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4. Generic Software Frameworks for GC-MS Based Metabolomics

By Nils Hoffmann and Jens Stoye

3376

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5. Computational Methods to Interpret and Integrate Metabolomic Data

By Feng Li, Jiangxin Wang, Lei Nie and Weiwen Zhang

2158

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6. Metabotype Concept: Flexibility, Usefulness and Meaning in Different Biological Populations

By Nabil Semmar

2528

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7. Software Techniques for Enabling High-Throughput Analysis of Metabolomic Datasets

By Corey D. DeHaven, Anne M. Evans, Hongping Dai and Kay A. Lawton

1921

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8. Metabolic Pathways as Targets for Drug Screening

By Wai-Nang Paul Lee, Laszlo G. Boros and Vay-Liang W. Go

2177

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9. New Opportunities in Metabolomics and Biochemical Phenotyping for Plant Systems Biology

By Gibon Yves, Rolin Dominique, Deborde Catherine, Bernillon Stéphane and Moing Annick

2384

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10. Metabolomics of Endophytic Fungi Producing Associated Plant Secondary Metabolites: Progress, Challenges and Opportunities

By Souvik Kusari and Michael Spiteller

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11. Metabolomics in the Analysis of Inflammatory Diseases

By Sabrina Kapoor, Martin Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth Clay, Rachel Bayley, Graham R. Wallace and Stephen P. Young

3258

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12. Clinical Implementation of Metabolomics

By Akira Imaizumi, Natsumi Nishikata, Hiroo Yoshida, Junya Yoneda, Shunji Takahena "Mitsuo Takahashi, Toshihiko Ando, Hiroshi Miyano, Kenji Nagao, Yasushi Noguchi,"Nobuhisa Shimba and Takeshi Kimura

2096

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13. Improvement in the Number of Analytic Features Detected by Non-Targeted Metabolomic Analysis: Influence of the Chromatographic System and the Ionization Technique

By R. Pandher, E. Naegele, S.M. Fischer and F.I Raynaud

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14. Challenges for Metabolomics as a Tool in Safety Assessments

By George G. Harrigan and Bruce Chassy

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15. Metabolomics Approach for Hazard Identification in Human Health Assessment of Environmental Chemicals

By Suryanarayana V. Vulimiri, Brian Pachkowski, Ambuja S. Bale and Babasaheb Sonawane

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