Single cell genomics of deep ocean bacteria.

Zhao W, Andersson SG

Trends Microbiol. 22 (5) 233-234 [2014-05-00; online 2014-04-02]

SAR11 is one of the most abundant bacterioplanktons in the upper surface waters of the oceans. In a recent issue of The ISME Journal, Thrash and colleagues present the genomes of four single SAR11 cells isolated from the deep oceans that are enriched in genes for membrane biosynthetic functions.

NGI Stockholm (Genomics Applications)

NGI Stockholm (Genomics Production)

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PubMed 24684969

DOI 10.1016/j.tim.2014.03.002

Crossref 10.1016/j.tim.2014.03.002

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