The earth microbiome project: Meeting report of the "1 st EMP meeting on sample selection and acquisition" at Argonne National Laboratory October 6 th 2010

Jack A. Gilbert, Folker Meyer, Janet Jansson, Jeff Gordon, Norman Pace, James Tiedje, Ruth Ley, Noah Fierer, Dawn Field, Nikos Kyrpides, Frank Oliver Glöckner, Hans Peter Klenk, K. Eric Wommack, Elizabeth Glass, Kathryn Docherty, Rachel Gallery, Rick Stevens, Rob Knight

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Abstract

This report details the outcome the first meeting of the Earth Microbiome Project to discuss sample selection and acquisition. The meeting, held at the Argonne National Laboratory on Wednesday October 6 th 2010, focused on discussion of how to prioritize environmental samples for sequencing and metagenomic analysis as part of the global effort of the EMP to systematically determine the functional and phylogenetic diversity of microbial communities across the world.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)249-253
Number of pages5
JournalStandards in Genomic Sciences
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
Externally publishedYes

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  • Genetics

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    Gilbert, J. A., Meyer, F., Jansson, J., Gordon, J., Pace, N., Tiedje, J., Ley, R., Fierer, N., Field, D., Kyrpides, N., Glöckner, F. O., Klenk, H. P., Eric Wommack, K., Glass, E., Docherty, K., Gallery, R., Stevens, R., & Knight, R. (2010). The earth microbiome project: Meeting report of the "1 st EMP meeting on sample selection and acquisition" at Argonne National Laboratory October 6 th 2010. Standards in Genomic Sciences, 3(3), 249-253. https://doi.org/10.4056/aigs.1443528