The intention is to provide a definitive reference work on the technological and therapeutic applications of bacteriophages. The main areas to be covered are indicated in the subtitles. It is intended to avoid an overdependence on reciting the history of the approach and rather to concentrate on its practical utility, albeit placing that in its appropriate context.
• Considers both the theoretical and the practical aspects
• Provides details of the supporting technologies
• Covers bacteriophage biology from structure to genetics