Direct sequencing of the human microbiome readily reveals community differences.


Journal Article (Review)

Culture-independent studies of human microbiota by direct genomic sequencing reveal quite distinct differences among communities, indicating that improved sequencing capacity can be most wisely utilized to study more samples, rather than more sequences per sample.

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Cited Authors

  • Kuczynski, J; Costello, EK; Nemergut, DR; Zaneveld, J; Lauber, CL; Knights, D; Koren, O; Fierer, N; Kelley, ST; Ley, RE; Gordon, JI; Knight, R

Published Date

  • January 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 210 -

PubMed ID

  • 20441597

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20441597

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1474-760X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1465-6906

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/gb-2010-11-5-210


  • eng