The 'Neglected' Soil Virome - Potential Role and Impact.

@article{Pratama2018TheS,
  title={The 'Neglected' Soil Virome - Potential Role and Impact.},
  author={Akbar Adjie Pratama and Jan Dirk van Elsas},
  journal={Trends in microbiology},
  year={2018},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={
          649-662
        }
}
Bacteriophages are among the most abundant and diverse biological units in the biosphere. They have contributed to our understanding of the central dogma of biology and have been instrumental in the evolutionary success of bacterial pathogens. In contrast to our current understanding of marine viral communities, the soil virome and its function in terrestrial ecosystems has remained relatively understudied. Here, we examine, in a comparative fashion, the knowledge gathered from studies… 

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