December 17, 2015

Effects of intranasal flu vaccine on nose microbiota, intestinal microbiota of Dutch children, fungi in dung, optical sensors, and diurnal time scales in drinking water.

General microbiome

Review: Intestinal Microbiota and Metabolic Diseases: Pharmacological Implications – Liang Shen – Trends in Pharmacological Sciences

Editorial: Immunotherapy Not Working? Check Your Microbiota – Nathan R. West – Cancer Cell

Review: Human Microbiome and Its Association With Health and Diseases – Asmaa Althani – Journal of Cellular Physiology

Infection and immunity

The microbiome of diabetic foot osteomyelitis – S. A. V. van Asten – European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases

A baleful weed and the king of fruits: tolerance, immunity, and the microbiome – Kairav Sinha – International Journal of Dermatology

Human oral microbiome

Salivary changes in oral mucosal diseases – Yazan Hassona – Periodontology 2000

Human respiratory microbiome

The administration of intranasal live attenuated influenza vaccine induces changes in the nasal microbiota and nasal epithelium gene expression profiles – Y. Tarabichi – Microbiome

Editorial: Precision respiratory medicine and the microbiome – Geraint B Rogers – The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Review: The microbiome and critical illness – Robert P Dickson – The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Human urinary tract microbiome

Intracellular Bacterial Communities: A Potential Etiology for Chronic Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms – Victoria C.S. Scott – Urology

Review: The interplay of extracellular matrix and microbiome in urothelial bladder cancer – Massimo Alfano – Nature Reviews Urology

Human gut microbiome

Composition and stability of intestinal microbiota of healthy children within a Dutch population – Tim G. J. de Meij – The FASEB Journal

Long-term risk of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease after removal of the colonic microbiota by colectomy: a cohort study based on the Danish National Patient Register from 1996 to 2014 – Anders Boeck Jensen – BMJ Open

Adverse events in faecal microbiota transplant: a review of the literature
M. Baxter – Journal of Hospital Infection

Editorial: Antidiabetic drug treatment confounds gut dysbiosis associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus – David Holmes – Nature Reviews Endocrinology

Improved taxonomic assignment of human intestinal 16S rRNA sequences by a dedicated reference database – Jarmo Ritari – BMC Genomics

Microbiome models

Response of gut microbiota to salinity change in two euryhaline aquatic animals with reverse salinity preference – Meiling Zhang – Aquaculture

Destabilization of the gut microbiome marks the end-stage of simian immunodeficiency virus infection in wild chimpanzees – Hannah J. Barbian – American Journal of Primatology

Non-lethal Inhibition of Gut Microbial Trimethylamine Production for the Treatment of Atherosclerosis – Zeneng Wang – Cell

Editorial: Immunotherapy Meets Microbiota – Jiaying Tan – Cell

Editorial: Drug the Bug! – Annika Lindskog Jonsson – Cell

Functional anatomy of the colonic bioreactor: Impact of antibiotics and Saccharomyces boulardii on bacterial composition in human fecal cylinders – Alexander Swidsinski – Systematic and Applied Microbiology

The Murine Lung Microbiome Changes During Lung Inflammation and Intranasal Vancomycin Treatment – Kenneth Klingenberg Barfod – The Open Microbiology Journal

Animal microbiome

Biogeographic variation in the microbiome of the ecologically important sponge, Carteriospongia foliascens – Heidi M. Luter – PeerJ

Review: Dung-inhabiting fungi: a potential reservoir of novel secondary metabolites for the control of plant pathogens – Sabrina Sarrocco – Pest Management Science

Book Chapter: Age-Related Variation in the Scent Pouch Bacterial Communities of Striped Hyenas (Hyaena hyaena) – Kevin R. Theis – Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 13

Plant, root, and soil microbiome

Effects of chemical and biological pesticides on plant growth parameters and rhizospheric bacterial community structure in Vigna radiata – Sunil Singh – Journal of Hazardous Materials

Experimental Evidence that Fungi are Dominant Microbes in Carbon Content and Growth Response to Added Soluble Organic Carbon in Moss-rich Tundra Soil – O. Roger Anderson

Fertilizing with Animal Manure Disseminates Antibiotic Resistance Genes to the Farm Environment – Matti Ruuskanen – Journal of Environmental Quality

Water microbiome

Microbiology: lessons from a first attempt at Lake Ellsworth – D. A. Pearce – Philosophical Transactions A

Comprehensive genomic analyses of the OM43 clade including a novel species from Red Sea indicate ecotype differentiation among marine methylotrophs – Francy Jimenez-Infante – Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Built environment microbiome

Exposure to culturable and total microbiota in cultural heritage conservation laboratories – Rafał L. Górny – Int J Occup Med Environ Health

The impact of sampling, PCR, and sequencing replication on discerning changes in drinking water bacterial community over diurnal time-scales – Quyen Melina Bautista-de los Santos – Water Research

Food microbiology

The impact of yeast starter cultures on the microbial communities and volatile compounds in cocoa fermentation and the resulting sensory attributes of chocolate – Nádia Nara Batista – Journal of Food Science and Technology


Optical sensors for sensing microbial life on a surface – M. Fischer – Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Metagenomes, viruses, and bioinformatics

Rise of Microbial Culturomics: Noncontiguous Finished Genome Sequence and Description of Beduini massiliensis gen. nov., sp. nov. – Gaël Mourembou – OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology

A metagenomic approach from aphid’s hemolymph sheds light on the potential roles of co-existing endosymbionts – Caroline De Clerck – Microbiome

MeFiT: Merging and Filtering Tool for Illumina Paired-End Reads for 16S rRNA Amplicon Sequencing – Hardik I. Parikh – ArXiv

Putative bacterial interactions from metagenomic knowledge with an integrative systems ecology approach – Philippe Bordron – MicrobiologyOpen

What Can We Learn from a Metagenomic Analysis of a Georgian Bacteriophage Cocktail?
Henrike Zschach – Viruses

MEEPTOOLS: A maximum expected error based FASTQ read filtering and trimming toolkit – Vishal N. Koparde – Arxiv

Microbes in the news

Book review: I, superorganism – learning to love your inner ecosystem – Jon Turney

Science, publishing, and career

South Korean professors charged over alleged plagiarism scheme: Prosecutors accuse academics of colluding with publishers to boost their standing and sell more books – David Matthews – Times Higher Education


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