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

Section discussions

Integrating population genetic structure, microbiome, and pathogens presence data in Dermacentor variabilis @thePeerJ

Rodents’ responses to manipulated plant litter and seed densities: implications for restoration @thePeerJ

Predicting the effect of variants on splicing using Convolutional Neural Networks @thePeerJ

A little frog leaps a long way: compounded colonizations of the Indian Subcontinent discovered in the tiny Oriental frog genus Microhyla (Amphibia: Microhylidae) @thePeerJ

Science Magazine: "Untangling spider biology"

Science Magazine: "Ground hunting led to spider explosion"

GenomeWeb: "Team Tweaks Spider Phylogeny With Genomic, Transcriptomic Data"

Raw Data Column – New York Times

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News article & interview with Vice

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