Biodiversity and Conservation

VSEARCH: a versatile open source tool for metagenomics
250 citations · 10,394 views · 1,826 downloads
Swarm: robust and fast clustering method for amplicon-based studies
141 citations · 12,402 views · 1,771 downloads
Real-time bioacoustics monitoring and automated species identification
80 citations · 17,074 views · 3,286 downloads
Swarm v2: highly-scalable and high-resolution amplicon clustering
54 citations · 3,519 views · 655 downloads
Assessing insect responses to climate change: What are we testing for? Where should we be heading?
52 citations · 20,741 views · 2,210 downloads
Sequencing 16S rRNA gene fragments using the PacBio SMRT DNA sequencing system
44 citations · 9,061 views · 1,726 downloads
Continent-wide survey reveals massive decline in African savannah elephants
40 citations · 32,309 views · 3,692 downloads
Significant changes in the skin microbiome mediated by the sport of roller derby
42 citations · 25,194 views · 2,435 downloads
Non-pneumococcal mitis-group streptococci confound detection of pneumococcal capsular serotype-specific loci in upper respiratory tract
40 citations · 2,237 views · 533 downloads
Composition, taxonomy and functional diversity of the oropharynx microbiome in individuals with schizophrenia and controls
37 citations · 14,817 views · 2,321 downloads

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At last! VSEARCH is here https://t.co/LerRP1DBVV via @thePeerJ

@juncostink https://t.co/Zu44v5F7oG "Significant changes in the skin microbiome mediated by the sport of roller derby" I thought you could appreciate this article!

My article 'Real-time bioacoustics monitoring and automated species identification' published in PeerJ has 15,311 views and 66 citations! I love #OpenAccess @thePeerJ

African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) Populations Crash! Article: https://t.co/CJisTzWtuT Journal: https://t.co/JMJdQ1Ou4P

CNN: 'Our living dinosaurs' There are far fewer African elephants than we thought, study shows
http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/31/africa/great-elephant-census/

Newsweek Article
http://www.newsweek.com/distinctive-microbiome-associated-schizophrenia-365792

Interview with the first-named author
http://blog.peerj.com/post/82202736791/research-update-insects-and-climate-change

What roller derby can tell us about germs
http://healthland.time.com/2013/03/12/what-roller-derby-can-teach-us-about-our-germs/

News Audio software identifies rainforest life
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23314372