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Title: EcoFABs: advancing microbiome science through standardized fabricated ecosystems

Abstract

© 2019, Springer Nature America, Inc. Microbiomes play critical roles in ecosystems and human health, yet in most cases scientists lack standardized and reproducible model microbial communities. The development of fabricated microbial ecosystems, which we term EcoFABs, will provide such model systems for microbiome studies.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23)
OSTI Identifier:
1545155
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Nature Methods
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 16; Journal Issue: 7; Journal ID: ISSN 1548-7091
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Zengler, Karsten, Hofmockel, Kirsten, Baliga, Nitin S., Behie, Scott W., Bernstein, Hans C., Brown, James B., Dinneny, José R., Floge, Sheri A., Forry, Samuel P., Hess, Matthias, Jackson, Scott A., Jansson, Christer, Lindemann, Stephen R., Pett-Ridge, Jennifer, Maranas, Costas, Venturelli, Ophelia S., Wallenstein, Matthew D., Shank, Elizabeth A., and Northen, Trent R. EcoFABs: advancing microbiome science through standardized fabricated ecosystems. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1038/s41592-019-0465-0.
Zengler, Karsten, Hofmockel, Kirsten, Baliga, Nitin S., Behie, Scott W., Bernstein, Hans C., Brown, James B., Dinneny, José R., Floge, Sheri A., Forry, Samuel P., Hess, Matthias, Jackson, Scott A., Jansson, Christer, Lindemann, Stephen R., Pett-Ridge, Jennifer, Maranas, Costas, Venturelli, Ophelia S., Wallenstein, Matthew D., Shank, Elizabeth A., & Northen, Trent R. EcoFABs: advancing microbiome science through standardized fabricated ecosystems. United States. doi:10.1038/s41592-019-0465-0.
Zengler, Karsten, Hofmockel, Kirsten, Baliga, Nitin S., Behie, Scott W., Bernstein, Hans C., Brown, James B., Dinneny, José R., Floge, Sheri A., Forry, Samuel P., Hess, Matthias, Jackson, Scott A., Jansson, Christer, Lindemann, Stephen R., Pett-Ridge, Jennifer, Maranas, Costas, Venturelli, Ophelia S., Wallenstein, Matthew D., Shank, Elizabeth A., and Northen, Trent R. Fri . "EcoFABs: advancing microbiome science through standardized fabricated ecosystems". United States. doi:10.1038/s41592-019-0465-0.
@article{osti_1545155,
title = {EcoFABs: advancing microbiome science through standardized fabricated ecosystems},
author = {Zengler, Karsten and Hofmockel, Kirsten and Baliga, Nitin S. and Behie, Scott W. and Bernstein, Hans C. and Brown, James B. and Dinneny, José R. and Floge, Sheri A. and Forry, Samuel P. and Hess, Matthias and Jackson, Scott A. and Jansson, Christer and Lindemann, Stephen R. and Pett-Ridge, Jennifer and Maranas, Costas and Venturelli, Ophelia S. and Wallenstein, Matthew D. and Shank, Elizabeth A. and Northen, Trent R.},
abstractNote = {© 2019, Springer Nature America, Inc. Microbiomes play critical roles in ecosystems and human health, yet in most cases scientists lack standardized and reproducible model microbial communities. The development of fabricated microbial ecosystems, which we term EcoFABs, will provide such model systems for microbiome studies.},
doi = {10.1038/s41592-019-0465-0},
journal = {Nature Methods},
issn = {1548-7091},
number = 7,
volume = 16,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {6}
}

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