Study Detail

TitleMicrobial Culturomics: Paradigm shift in the human gut microbiome study
Study TypeMetagenomics
Abstract We studied two lean African and one obese European stools using 212 different culture techniques (microbial culturomics). The 32,500 colonies obtained by culturomics were analyzed using mass-spectrometry and 16S rRNA amplification and sequencing, yielding 341 species of bacteria from 7 phyla and 117 .. [more]
Center NameURMITE CNRS UMR 6236