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Phylum (taxon)

Known as: Phylum 
A major division of a biological kingdom, consisting of closely-related classes; represents a basic fundamental pattern of organization and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
16S ribosomal RNA gene (rDNA) amplicon analysis remains the standard approach for the cultivation-independent investigation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The diversity of life is one of the most striking aspects of our planet; hence knowing how many species inhabit Earth is among… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background Recent evidence suggests that there is a link between metabolic diseases and bacterial populations in the gut. The aim… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The human distal gut harbours a vast ensemble of microbes (the microbiota) that provide important metabolic capabilities… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A decrease in the abundance and biodiversity of intestinal bacteria within the dominant phylum Firmicutes has been observed… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Although researchers have begun cataloging the incredible diversity of bacteria found in soil, we are largely unable to interpret… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
ABSTRACT A 16S rRNA gene database (http://greengenes.lbl.gov ) addresses limitations of public repositories by providing chimera… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Although much biological research depends upon species diagnoses, taxonomic expertise is collapsing. We are convinced that the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The ecologically and economically important arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi, crucial in the ecology and physiology of land… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We describe "universal" DNA primers for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification of a 710-bp fragment of the mitochondrial… Expand
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