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Applications of Clinical Microbial Next-Generation Sequencing, February 2016

Applications of Clinical Microbial Next-Generation Sequencing, February 2016

// Next-generation sequencing (NGS) has the capacity to provide crucial clinical benefits in patient care, patient outcomes, and public health, however, clinical laboratories must find ways to overcome operational,...

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Harnessing the Power of Microbes as Therapeutics: Bugs as Drugs, March 2015

Harnessing the Power of Microbes as Therapeutics: Bugs as Drugs, March 2015

  Bacteria and viruses are not always categorized as harmful microorganisms. In fact, these groups of microbes can be beneficial and can actively participate in many biological processes. With the...

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FAQ: The Threat of MRSA, March 2015

FAQ: The Threat of MRSA, March 2015

Disease-causing bacteria called pathogens can make us ill and if not treated and controlled, can lead to organ failure and even death. One such bacterial pathogen is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...

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FAQ: Microbes Make the Cheese, February 2015

FAQ: Microbes Make the Cheese, February 2015

Are you a cheese connoisseur or interested in knowing more about how cheeses are made? You might be surprised to know that the cheese varieties that we enjoy today are...

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FAQ: Human Microbiome, January 2014

FAQ: Human Microbiome, January 2014

  The human microbiome, the collection of trillions of microbes living in and on the human body, is not random, and scientists believe that it plays a role in many...

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Joachim Messing

Joachim Messing

 Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Edward Ryan

Edward Ryan

 Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Victoria Orphan

Victoria Orphan

 California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

Shigetou Namba

Shigetou Namba

 The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Juan Carlos De La Torre

The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

Peter Murray

Peter Murray

 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Karen Otteman

Karen Otteman

 University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Richard Webby

Richard Webby

   St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

David Watkins

David Watkins

   University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL

David Mills

David Mills

 University of California-Davis, Davis, CA

James McInerney

James McInerney

University of Ireland-Maynooth, Maynooth, Ireland

Oliver Rando

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Erhard Bremer

Erhard Bremer

Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany 

Beth McCormick

Beth McCormick

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 

David Kehoe

David Kehoe

Indiana University-Bloomington, Bloomington, IN

Walter Atwood

Walter Atwood

Brown University, Providence, RI

Michael Katze

Michael Katze

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Yi Liu

Yi Liu

 The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 

Tracy Palmer

Tracy Palmer

 University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom

Raymond Schinazi

Raymond Schinazi

   Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Patrik Bavoil

Patrik Bavoil

University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Rob Knight

Rob Knight

University of California-San Diego, San Diego, CA 

Karl Klose

Karl Klose

University of Texas-San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 

Stacey Schultz-Cherry

Stacey Schultz-Cherry

  St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

John Archibald

John Archibald

St. Charles Tupper Medical Building, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Paul Kellam

Sanger Institute and MRC Centre for Medical Molecular Virology, Cambridge and London, United Kingdom

Steve Blanke

Steve Blanke

University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 

Eric Skaar

Eric Skaar

  Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville TN

Maria Schumacher

Maria Schumacher

  Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, N.C.

Geoffrey McFadden

Geoffrey McFadden

University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia 

Katrina Forest

Katrina Forest

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 

Denise Monack

Denise Monack

 Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Celia Schiffer

Celia Schiffer

  University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Pina Fratamico

Pina Fratamico

U.S.D.A., Wyndmoor, PA 

Karl Munger

Karl Munger

 Tufts University School of Medicine, Medford, MA

Patrick Hearing

Patrick Hearing

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, N.Y

John Mascola

John Mascola

 National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 

Sabine Ehrt

Sabine Ehrt

Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, N.Y. 

Scott Weaver

Scott Weaver

   University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Emanuelle Charpentier

Emanuelle Charpentier

Helmholtz Center for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany 

Ivan Matic

Ivan Matic

 Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France 

Mariagrazia Pizza

Mariagrazia Pizza

 Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Siena, Italy

Mark Schembri

Mark Schembri

University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Jennifer Doudna

Jennifer Doudna

University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 

Birgitta Henriques-Normark

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

James Alfano

James Alfano

Center for Plant Science Innovation, Lincoln, NE

Oliver Cornely

Oliver Cornely

University of Köln, Köln, Germany 

Qijing Zhang

Qijing Zhang

 Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Vernon Carruthers

Vernon Carruthers

University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 

Diane Citron

Diane Citron

R.M. Alden Reseach Laboratory, Culver City, CA 

Jack Pronk

Jack Pronk

 Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands

François Baneyx

François Baneyx

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Julie Segre

Julie Segre

  National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD

Marta Perego

Marta Perego

 The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, Calif. 

Bidadi Prasad

Bidadi Prasad

 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Antje Boetius

Antje Boetius

University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany 

Boris Striepen

Boris Striepen

   University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Stephen McSorley

Stephen McSorley

 University of California-Davis, Davis, CA

Stephen David Bell

Stephen David Bell

Indiana University-Bloomington, Bloomington, IN 

David Holmes

David Holmes

 Fundación Ciencia y Vida & Universidad de Andrés Bello, Santiago, Chile 

Russell Hill

Russell Hill

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Baltimore, MD 

Paul Lambert

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

Fitnat Yildiz

Fitnat Yildiz

 University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Gerald Smith

Gerald Smith

  Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Susan Zolla-Pazner

 New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

JoAnne Flynn

JoAnne Flynn

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson

Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Pradeep Singh

Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom 

James Karlowsky

James Karlowsky

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Eric Brown

US Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Md.

Hans-Peter Klenk

Hans-Peter Klenk

Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom 

James Paton

James Paton

 University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Africa

Marc Lipsitch

 Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA

Emmanuel Roilides

Emmanuel Roilides

 Aristotle University School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Greece

Kellogg Schwab

Kellogg Schwab

  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

Yoichi Kamagata

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Hokkaido, Japan

Myron Goodman

Myron Goodman

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

George Gao

George Gao

Chinese Academy of Sciences/Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China 

Bryan White

Bryan White

  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL

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