Discussion Forum

Chapter 17 discusses trends in biotechnology and the field of metagenomics. For your discussion post:

Explain why metagenomics is probably the most revolutionary application of genomics. What application of genomics would best serve your community and why?
ResearchBioremediationas an application of metagenomics, and comment on how this mechanism can be utilized as an environmental management intervention within your community. Here are some videos to get you started:

Discussion Requirements
Your Discussion should be at least 250 words in length, but not more than 750 words.
Use APA citations and references for the textbook and any other sources used; you should use at least 1 APA citation and reference, but you can use more if needed.