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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Interactions in the microbiome: communities of organisms and communities of genes

Eva Boon, Conor J. Meehan, Chris Whidden, Dennis H.-J. Wong, Morgan G.I. Langille and Robert G. Beiko.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 20180 words.

Progress in our understanding of microbial communities requires clearly articulated and applied definitions of communities and the entities that constitute them, as well as new approaches...

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Decoding molecular interactions in microbial communities

Nicole A. Abreu and Michiko E. Taga.

Edited by Aimee Shen.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 12530 words.

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Understanding how microbes interact is key to deciphering microbial community assembly and stability; approaches that span whole communities to single isolate...

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Methanogen communities in a municipal landfill complex in China

Wei Tang, Yangqing Wang, Yu Lei and Liyan Song.

Edited by Nathan Basiliko.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4265 words.

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Methanogen communities in a landfill.

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Progression of a Recurrent Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection

Britney R. Griffin and Lynne A. Hamilton.

in Laboratory Medicine

June 2010; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology. 2454 words.

The progression and therapeutic management of a community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in a healthy, adult female was followed over the course of...

Community-level analysis of risk of vector-borne disease

Jennifer Orme Zavaleta and Philippe A. Rossignol.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4376 words.

Abstract

Ecological community structure is particularly important in vector-borne zoonotic diseases with complex life cycles. Qualitative community model...

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Individual variation of natural D.melanogaster-associated bacterial communities

Yun Wang and Fabian Staubach.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6049 words.

Abstract

Drosophila melanogaster has become an important model organism to study host-microbe interaction in the laboratory. However, the natural...

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Strongyloidiasis in a high risk community of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Yasmin Sultana, Gwendolyn L. Gilbert, Be-Nazir Ahmed and Rogan Lee.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 3424 words.

Abstract

Residents of a slum community of Dhaka city, Bangladesh were tested by serological and faecal examination for evidence of Strongyloides stercoralis ...

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Incidence of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in two Guatemalan communities

G. Paz-Bailey, C. Monroy, A. Rodas, R. Rosales, R. Tabaru, C. Davies and J. Lines.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2002; p ublished online February 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Abstract

The prevalence of human infection by Trypanosoma cruzi was assessed using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in a serological survey in...

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Reporting notifiable diseases: methods for improvement, attitudes and community outcome

S.L. Seneviratne, S.B. Gunatilake and H.J. de Silva.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Abstract

Notification is an important source of health information. However, it suffers from the serious limitation of under-reporting, especially in ‘third...

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Plants of the fynbos biome harbour host species-specific bacterial communities

Tsakani Miyambo, Thulani P. Makhalanyane, Don A. Cowan and Angel Valverde.

Edited by Sergio Casella.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

August 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4871 words.

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Here we have revealed that fynbos plants host endophytic bacterial communities of relatively limited, but taxonomically diverse bacterial species. Endophytic...

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The vaginal bacterial communities of Japanese women resemble those of women in other racial groups

Xia Zhou, Melanie A. Hansmann, Catherine C. Davis, Haruo Suzuki, Celeste J. Brown, Ursel Schütte, Jacob D. Pierson and Larry J. Forney.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5696 words.

Abstract

To determine whether different racial groups shared common types of vaginal microbiota, we characterized the composition and structure of vaginal...

Bacteria–phage coevolution as a driver of ecological and evolutionary processes in microbial communities

Britt Koskella and Michael A. Brockhurst.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 11699 words.

Empirical evidence for bacteria-phage coevolution from both laboratory and natural populations suggests that coevolution is a key driver of ecological and evolutionary processes in...

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Filaria dance sign and subclinical hydrocoele in two East African communities with bancroftian filariasis

Paul E. Simonsen, Peter Bernhard, Walter G. Jaoko, Dan W. Meyrowitsch, Mwele N. MalecelaLazaro, Pascal Magnussen and Edwin Michael.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

During population-wide cross-sectional surveys for Wuchereria bancrofti microfilaraemia, circulating antigenaemia, and clinical disease in a high and a low endemicity community in East...

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Enteropathogens associated with acute diarrhea in community and hospital patients in Jakarta, Indonesia

Buhari A. Oyofo, Decy Subekti, Periska Tjaniadi, Nunung Machpud, S. Komalarini, B. Setiawan, C. Simanjuntak, Narain Punjabi, Andrew L. Corwin, Momtaz Wasfy, James R. Campbell and Murad Lesmana.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5196 words.

Abstract

The prevalence of bacteria, parasite and viral pathogens in 3875 patients with diarrhea in community and hospital settings from March 1997 through...

Stable microbial communities in the sponge Crambe crambe from inside and outside a polluted Mediterranean harbor

Shelby E. Gantt, Susanna López-Legentil and Patrick M. Erwin.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

P ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4177 words.

Abstract

Marine sponges have been shown to harbor diverse microbial symbiont communities that play key roles in host functioning, yet little is known about how...

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Millions of reads, thousands of taxa: microbial community structure and associations analyzed via marker genes

Miklós Bálint, Mohammad Bahram, A. Murat Eren, Karoline Faust, Jed A. Fuhrman, Björn Lindahl, Robert B. O'Hara, Maarja Öpik, Mitchell L. Sogin, Martin Unterseher and Leho Tedersoo.

Edited by Jan Roelof van der Meer.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 11685 words.

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This is an overview of the more widely adopted and emerging techniques for analysis of diversity and community composition, and the inference of species...

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Determination of fungal community diversity in fresh and traditional Chinese fermented pepper by pyrosequencing

Lingyan Zhao, Yong Li, Liwen Jiang and Fangming Deng.

Edited by Wolfgang Kneifel.

in Microbiology Letters

P ublished online December 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3856 words.

Abstract

Fermented pepper is one of the traditional Chinese fermented vegetables. The production mainly relies on the fermentation by natural microorganisms....

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High attack rate of Tunga penetrans (Linnaeus 1758) infestation in an impoverished Brazilian community

J. Heukelbach, S. Franck and H. Feldmeier.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1370 words.

Abstract

Tungiasis (jigger) is endemic in many impoverished communities in many parts of Brazil. Forty-seven individuals entering an endemic area were...

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Community perception and beliefs about blood draw for clinical research in Ghana

Owusu Boahen, Seth Owusu-Agyei, Lawrence Gyabaa Febir, Charlotte Tawiah, Theresa Tawiah, Samuel Afari and Samuel Newton.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 3348 words.

Background

Clinical research participants often express concerns about blood draw because of misconceptions about the uses to which the blood will be put....

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Evidence for high seroprevalence of Taenia solium cysticercosis in individuals from three rural communities in Venezuela

Elizabeth Ferrer, Zully Cabrera, Glenda Rojas, Maria Lares, Andez Vera, Belkis Alarcon de Noya, Iris Fernandez, Haidee Urdaneta Romero, Leslie J.S. Harrison, R. Michael E. Parkhouse and M. Milagros Cortez.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

A serological study was undertaken in 1998 to evaluate levels of Taenia solium cysticercosis in 3 rural Venezuelan communities. Infection with viable metacestodes was diagnosed with a...

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