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    • Optimization of DNA extraction for advancing coral microbiota investigations 

      Weber, Laura; DeForce, Emelia A.; Apprill, Amy (BioMed Central, 2017-02-08)
      We designed a two-phase study in order to propose a comprehensive and efficient method for DNA extraction from microbial cells present in corals and investigate if extraction method influences microbial community composition. ...
    • A simple novel device for air sampling by electrokinetic capture 

      Gordon, Julian; Gandhi, Prasanthi; Shekhawat, Gajendra; Frazier, Angel; Hampton-Marcell, Jarrad T.; Gilbert, Jack A. (BioMed Central, 2015-12-27)
      A variety of different sampling devices are currently available to acquire air samples for the study of the microbiome of the air. All have a degree of technical complexity that limits deployment. Here, we evaluate the use ...