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Our Mission: To explore and understand the microbial world using ecogenomics

Latest Publications

Inferring short tandem repeat variation from paired-end short reads. (2014)
Cao MD, Tasker E, Willadsen K, et al.
Nucleic Acids Res. 42: e16.
Expanding our view of genomic diversity in Candidatus Accumulibacter clades. (2014)
Skennerton CT, Barr JJ, Slater FR, Bond...
Environ. Microbiol.
Linking microbial community structure, interactions and function in anaerobic digesters using new molecular techniques. (2014)
Vanwonterghem I, Jensen PD, Ho DP,...
Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 27C: 55-64.

Greengenes 12_10 is now available

The Greengenes database has been expanded (408K to >1M sequences), reconfigured in an all new look and is now managed under the auspices of The Greengenes Database Consortium of which ACE@UQ is a founding member.

Getting the lay of the under-land*

Human microbiome, move aside, time to let the plant microbiome get some of the limelight. Two papers out in Nature this week (ACE participated in one) on the microbiome of the lab rat of the plant world - Arabidopsis - and they got the cover to show they mean business.