Bioinformatics and Genomics

Spider phylogenomics: untangling the Spider Tree of Life
138 citations · 26,511 views · 3,845 downloads
Mobile phones carry the personal microbiome of their owners
66 citations · 26,974 views · 3,259 downloads
Anvi’o: an advanced analysis and visualization platform for ‘omics data
463 citations · 25,626 views · 4,359 downloads
You can’t teach speed: sprinters falsify the deliberate practice model of expertise
10 citations · 27,354 views · 2,125 downloads
What is the “normal” fetal heart rate?
50 citations · 25,887 views · 2,244 downloads
Prediction of junior faculty success in biomedical research: comparison of metrics and effects of mentoring programs
11 citations · 25,822 views · 2,128 downloads
Lung cancer incidence decreases with elevation: evidence for oxygen as an inhaled carcinogen
14 citations · 25,584 views · 1,826 downloads
VirSorter: mining viral signal from microbial genomic data
321 citations · 23,152 views · 3,554 downloads
VSEARCH: a versatile open source tool for metagenomics
1,651 citations · 22,271 views · 4,245 downloads
Compact graphical representation of phylogenetic data and metadata with GraPhlAn
265 citations · 22,754 views · 3,274 downloads
Bioinformatics and Genomics
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Section discussions

Integrating population genetic structure, microbiome, and pathogens presence data in Dermacentor variabilis https://t.co/acwQ2uFyiK @thePeerJ https://t.co/j5YCLWgsDx

Rodents’ responses to manipulated plant litter and seed densities: implications for restoration https://t.co/viisNiiU84 @thePeerJ https://t.co/X5Ael3Hkg6

Predicting the effect of variants on splicing using Convolutional Neural Networks https://t.co/ielnRY6con @thePeerJ https://t.co/TCMoK4mYSd

A little frog leaps a long way: compounded colonizations of the Indian Subcontinent discovered in the tiny Oriental frog genus Microhyla (Amphibia: Microhylidae) https://t.co/WL4Fe6uZ4I @thePeerJ https://t.co/oO0oEAbiSY

Science Magazine: "Untangling spider biology"
http://science.sciencemag.org/content/358/6361/288.full

Science Magazine: "Ground hunting led to spider explosion"
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/02/ground-hunting-led-spider-explosion

GenomeWeb: "Team Tweaks Spider Phylogeny With Genomic, Transcriptomic Data"
https://www.genomeweb.com/sequencing-technology/team-tweaks-spider-phylogeny-genomic-transcriptomic-data

Raw Data Column – New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/26/science/unraveling-the-ties-of-altitude-oxygen-and-lung-cancer.html

Video discussion by *SciShow*
https://youtu.be/HrIrB9reWwQ?t=1m29s

Video discussion by DNews
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcybAMuN_7U

News article & interview with Vice
http://www.vice.com/read/breathing-all-that-oxygen-could-give-you-lung-cancer-114

News article by International Business Times
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/too-much-oxygen-air-could-trigger-lung-cancer-1483410

News article by Daily Mail
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2909046/How-oxygen-air-trigger-lung-cancer-Rates-disease-decrease-higher-altitudes.html

Press release via EurekAlert!
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-01/p-cio010715.php