Multi-Omics Conference

Kelly, Kayla and Dan are having a great time at the Multi-omics for Microbiomes conference!




Multi-omics meeting at PNNL

Our lab is getting excited for the Multi-omics for Microbiomes Conference at PNNL this fall!


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Link to meeting

Submit your abstract by August 15, 2015

Latest Publication

Click on the title for link to the paper:

Unusual biology across a group comprising more than 15% of domain Bacteria

Christopher T. BrownLaura A. HugBrian C. ThomasItai SharonCindy J. CastelleAndrea SinghMichael J. WilkinsKelly C. WrightonKenneth H. Williams & Jillian F. Banfield

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Ultra-small bacterial cells

Metagenomics has previously uncovered complete genomes of new phyla in an acetate- amended aquifer.  Now, we demonstrate that these uncultivated representatives are small cells and are widely diverse.

Diverse uncultivated ultra-small bacterial cells in groundwater

Birgit LuefKyle R. FrischkornKelly C. WrightonHoi-Ying N. HolmanGiovanni BirardaBrian C. ThomasAndrea SinghKenneth H. WilliamsCristina E. SiegeristSusannah G. TringeKenneth H. DowningLuis R. Comolli & Jillian F. Banfield

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