Sponges

Known as: Sponge, sponge [artificial] 
A soft flexible, absorbent pad usually made from natural material such as gauze or cotton, used to absorb blood and other fluids, as in surgery or… (More)

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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Marine sponges are well known for their associations with highly diverse, yet very specific and often highly similar microbiota… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Marine sponges are associated with a remarkable array of microorganisms. Using a tag pyrosequencing technology, this study was… (More)
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2010
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2010
Marine sponges contain complex bacterial communities of considerable ecological and biotechnological importance, with many of… (More)
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2004
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2004
Marine sponges (Porifera) harbor large amounts of commensal microbial communities within the sponge mesohyl. We employed 16S rRNA… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Bacterial symbionts have long been suspected to be the true producers of many drug candidates isolated from marine invertebrates… (More)
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2004
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2004
Biodiversity is fundamental to both eukaryote and prokaryote ecology, yet investigations of diversity often differ markedly… (More)
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2004
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2004
Actinobacteria exclusively within the sub-class Acidimicrobidae were shown by 16S rDNA community analysis to be major components… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The aim of this study was to isolate bacteria with antimicrobial activities from the marine sponges Aplysina aerophoba and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Sponge remains have been identified in the Early Vendian Doushantuo phosphate deposit in central Guizhou (South China), which has… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
A novel method was developed to produce highly porous sponges for potential use in tissue engineering, without the use of organic… (More)
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