Microbiology

Factors affecting the composition of the gut microbiota, and its modulation
64 citations · 4,491 views · 1,568 downloads
Viromes of one year old infants reveal the impact of birth mode on microbiome diversity
47 citations · 6,179 views · 1,220 downloads
A meta-analysis reveals the environmental and host factors shaping the structure and function of the shrimp microbiota
40 citations · 3,730 views · 1,150 downloads
Effects of tobacco smoke and electronic cigarette vapor exposure on the oral and gut microbiota in humans: a pilot study
32 citations · 14,293 views · 1,545 downloads
Agrichemicals and antibiotics in combination increase antibiotic resistance evolution
26 citations · 16,717 views · 1,690 downloads
Serpin functions in host-pathogen interactions
23 citations · 2,026 views · 577 downloads
The anti-biofilm effect of silver-nanoparticle-decorated quercetin nanoparticles on a multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli strain isolated from a dairy cow with mastitis
22 citations · 1,472 views · 591 downloads
Minimizing confounders and increasing data quality in murine models for studies of the gut microbiome
23 citations · 2,783 views · 563 downloads
Repurposing drugs to fast-track therapeutic agents for the treatment of cryptococcosis
22 citations · 2,054 views · 545 downloads
Fluoxetine-induced alteration of murine gut microbial community structure: evidence for a microbial endocrinology-based mechanism of action responsible for fluoxetine-induced side effects
19 citations · 2,392 views · 587 downloads
Microbiology
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From long-term agricultural experiment: Type of organic fertilizer rather than organic amendment per se increases abundance of soil biota. With Maria Viketoft & Laura Riggi leading https://t.co/wThzQKCrPz https://t.co/TzrQPyWJf7

As promised a few weeks back, BACPHLIP is officially published! Thanks to @thePeerJ, a set of helpful reviewers, and users who have been submitting feedback https://t.co/9eHnWwQFha Use it for all your phage lifestyle classification needs! (okay, with *some* minor caveats)

Hot off the press! Our article has been published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/5m9p8FY4zY #Bioinformatics #ComputationalBiology #Genomics #Microbiology #ComputationalScience.

Léonard et al. @UniversiteLiege present #ToRQuEMaDA: tool for retrieving queried Eubacteria, metadata and dereplicating assemblies Read the full @PeerJLife article https://t.co/XxanrqYcAq #Bioinformatics #Genomics #Microbiology #Taxonomy https://t.co/KYW0ZjWhH8

Lin et al. present a public database-based retrospective study - Identification of P2RY13 as an immune-related prognostic biomarker in #lung adenocarcinoma Read the full @PeerJLife article https://t.co/bMGf4ZwkZE #Bioinformatics #Immunology #Oncology https://t.co/08EQkbB08o

Temporal and spatial dynamics of gastrointestinal parasite infection in Père David’s deer Read the full @PeerJLife article https://t.co/4h3Lv7bLBK #ConservationBiology #Parasitology #Zoology https://t.co/BbG854WY77

Research from Langenfeld et al. @UMich compares ultrafiltration and iron chloride flocculation in the preparation of aquatic viromes from contrasting sample types Read the full @PeerJLife article https://t.co/OYunnqAMCG @envirophage #Microbiology #MolecularBiology #Virology https://t.co/YgEBYlygeA

New study compares gut bacteria of vapers, non- smokers and tobacco smokers
https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180430/New-study-compares-gut-bacteria-of-vapers-non-smokers-and-tobacco-smokers.aspx

Vapers and non-smokers have the same flourishing gut flora
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-04-vapers-non-smokers-flourishing-gut-flora.html