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  • Role of microbes in forensic science

    "Studies on decomposing mice suggest that the microbial content of a corpse can offer clues as to how old a body is and the approximate time that death occurred."Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/359185#ixzz2gIJFVHRo http://www.colorado.edu/news/releases/2013/09/24/new-cu-bou...

    Tags: microbiome, microbes, forensic crime, sequencing

    1303 days ago

  • Metagenomics

    Metagenomics

    Metagenomics is the study of genetic material from environmental samples to characterize and identify the millions of microbes from these samples. Example: Gut microbiome, soil sample, water, etc. More information: http://www.nature.com/nrmicro/focus/metagenomics/index.html http://www.ploscom...

    Tags: metagenomics, metatranscriptomics, genomics, reads, 16S rRNA, microbes, microbiology, ecogenomics, ecology, microbiome

    1135 days ago

  • Microbiome - Making better use of bacteria

    Bacterial cells outnumber human cells 10-to-1 in the average person. Bacterial genes outnumber human genes 100-to-1. Mayo Clinic and the Center for Individualized Medicine are working to understand these diverse populations and design better diagnoses and therapies that can be individualized to t...

    Tags: Microbiome, Animation

    1287 days ago

  • TEDxCopenhagen - Morten Sommer - What Bacteria Means for the Good Life

    Scientist and entrepreneur Morten Sommer will talk about how bacteria and microbes form an integral part of the human body and play a significant role in controlling human health and well About TEDx, x = independently organized event: In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of l...

    Tags: Microbiome, Microbes, Bacteria, Health, Infection, Morten Sommer, SommerLAB

    985 days ago