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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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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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Anxiety Among Community-Dwelling U.S. Chinese Older Adults

XinQi Dong, Ruijia Chen and Melissa A. Simon.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4997 words.

Background.

This study aimed to explore the prevalence and correlates of anxiety disorders and any anxiety symptoms among community-dwelling U.S. Chinese...

Myeloperoxidase Levels and Mortality in Frail Community-Living Elderly Individuals

Silvia Giovannini, Graziano Onder, Christiaan Leeuwenburgh, Christy Carter, Emanuele Marzetti, Andrea Russo, Ettore Capoluongo, Marco Pahor, Roberto Bernabei and Francesco Landi.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

April 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4638 words.

Background

Elevated systemic levels of myeloperoxidase (MPO) have been associated with unfavourable clinical outcomes. In the present study, we evaluate the...

Gout in Older Adults: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study

Bridget Teevan Burke, Anna Köttgen, Andrew Law, Morgan Grams, Alan N. Baer, Josef Coresh and Mara A. McAdams-DeMarco.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4869 words.

Background:

It is unclear whether traditional and genetic risk factors in middle age predict the onset of gout in older age.

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Plasma Klotho and Mortality Risk in Older Community-Dwelling Adults

Richard D. Semba, Anne R. Cappola, Kai Sun, Stefania Bandinelli, Mansi Dalal, Candace Crasto, Jack M. Guralnik and Luigi Ferrucci.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

July 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 3778 words.

Background.

The aging-suppressor gene klotho encodes a single-pass transmembrane protein that in mice is known to extend life span when overexpressed and...

Hemoglobin, Anemia, and Cognitive Function: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study

Andrea L. C. Schneider, Charles Jonassaint, A. Richey Sharrett, Thomas H. Mosley, Brad C. Astor, Elizabeth Selvin, Josef Coresh and Rebecca F. Gottesman.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5567 words.

Background.

Our objective was to characterize the relationship of low and high hemoglobin concentrations and normocytic, microcytic, and macrocytic anemia...

Pain and Cognitive Function Among Older Adults Living in the Community

Guusje van der Leeuw, Laura H. P. Eggermont, Ling Shi, William P. Milberg, Alden L. Gross, Jeffrey M. Hausdorff, Jonathan F. Bean and Suzanne G. Leveille.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

March 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 6805 words.

Background.

Pain related to many age-related chronic conditions is a burdensome problem in elderly adults and may also interfere with cognitive functioning....

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.

Graphical Abstract Figure.

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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Community Environmental Factors Are Associated With Disability in Older Adults With Functional Limitations: The MOST Study

Julie J. Keysor, Alan M. Jette, Michael P. LaValley, Cora E. Lewis, James C. Torner, Michael C. Nevitt and Dave T. Felson.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

April 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4720 words.

Background

There is limited evidence supporting the hypothesized environment–disability link. The objectives of this study were to (a) identify the...

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.

Graphical Abstract Figure.

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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Driving Status and Three-Year Mortality Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Jerri D. Edwards, Martinique Perkins, Lesley A. Ross and Sandra L. Reynolds.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

February 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 3624 words.

Background

Driving cessation can lead to myriad negative consequences for older adults. The purpose of these analyses was to examine driving status as a...

Standing Orders for Influenza Vaccination Increased Vaccination Rates in Inpatient Settings Compared With Community Rates

Fiona Lawson, Vicki Baker, Dick Au and Janet E. McElhaney.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 3473 words.

Background. Hospitalization of older adults during the period of influenza vaccination in the fall of each year presents a barrier to immunization against...