Forensic microbiology is an evolving field in forensic research. To face new concepts of threat to human kind in the form of bioterror and bio crime, this field has emerged. Microbial genetic analysis and subtyping of infectious is major field of research in forensic microbiology.
Sample storage and sample collection in the crime scene is a major aspect in forensic microbiology. Further these samples will be processed and recorded in secured forensic microbiology laboratory. The maintenance of sterile conditions in forensic microbiology laboratory for evidence analysis is important. Variola major virus (smallpox), Bacillus anthracis (anthrax), Yersinia pestis (plague), Clostridium botulinum toxin (botulism), Francisella tularensis (tularemia), and viral hemorrhagic fever viruses are some of the agents considered as most dangerous in forensic microbiology.
Related journals of Forensic Microbiology
Journal of Forensic Research, Forensic medicine, Forensic Toxicology and Pharmacology, Forensic Anthropology, Forensic Pathology Open Access, Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Journal of Punjab Academy of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology,Anil Aggrawal's Internet Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series, Journal of Forensic Sciences