I gave a short presentation at the NYU CTSI Translational Research in Progress seminar this week about our sequencing work on strains of Streptococcus mutans associated with severe tooth decay in children. We sequenced and did de novo assembly on each of 20 strains, then did an in silico subtraction to find unique genomic elements associated with health or disease.
the details are in this PDF file:
Today in misleading, dangerous, overselling of the microbiome - UNC on babies and cognitive development - Uggh. Was pointed to this on Twitter: In baby's dirty diapers, the clues to baby's brain development | EurekAlert! Science News @phylogenomics https://t....
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