Study Detail

TitleMetagenomic sequencing of the rumen of 240 cattle from Scotland
Study TypeOther
Abstract Ruminants provide essential nutrition for billions of people worldwide. The rumen is a specialised stomach adapted to the breakdown of plant-derived complex polysaccharides, and collectively the rumen microbiota encode the thousands of enzymes responsible. Here we present a comprehensive analysis of .. [more]
Description Ruminants provide essential nutrition for billions of people worldwide. The rumen is a specialised stomach adapted to the breakdown of plant-derived complex polysaccharides, and collectively the rumen microbiota encode the thousands of enzymes responsible. Here we present a comprehensive analysis of .. [more]
Center NameTHE ROSLIN INSTITUTE