The Human Oral Microbiome by Floyd Dewhirst, Harvard University

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The human oral cavity is a diverse habitat that contains approximately bacterial 600 predominant species. The oral microbiome is comprised of 44% named species, 12% isolates representing unnamed species, and 44% phylotypes known only from 16S rRNA based cloning studies. Species from 11 phyla have been identified: Firmicutes (211), Bacteroidetes (106), Proteobacteria (99), Actinobacteria (64), Spirochaetes (49), Fusobacteria (29), TM7 (12), Synergistetes (10), Chlamydiae (1), Chloroflexi (1)...

StrainInfo and the Linkage of Organisms, Gene and Genomes: The Genomic Rosetta Stone

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StrainInfo and the Linkage of Organisms, Gene and Genomes: The Genomic Rosetta Stone - Peter Dawyndt, University of Ghent

Survey of Habitats Descriptors

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Survey of Habitats Descriptors - James Cole, University of Connecticut

Source Organism and Molecule Information at INSDC and the Trace Archives

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Guy Cochrane, European Nucleotide Archive, EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute, Welcome Trust Genome Campus The databases of the International Nucleotide Sequence Database Collaboration (INSDC, DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank) and of the Trace and Short Read Archive collaborations between the NCBI and the EBI provide free and comprehensive access to nucleotide sequencing information, from raw sequencing machine output through to functional annotation. As well as offering a direct public portal into...

New York-SGX Research Center for Structural Genomics

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Brief Report on Collaboration with Gerlt/Raushel P01 Consortium

Roger Tsien Gives Nobel Lecture at UC San Diego

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UC San Diego Nobel Laureate Roger Tsien Gives His Nobel Lecture Feb. 18 at the Price Center Theater.