General Microbiome Reviews

Updated November 2016.

The human gut microbiome in health: establishment and resilience of microbiota over a lifetime – Kacy Greenhalgh – Environmental Microbiology – July 2016

Nature Special Supplement: Intestinal Microbiota in Health and Disease – July 2016

Antibiotic use and its consequences for the normal microbiome – Martin J Blaser – Science – April 2016

A new view of the tree of life – Laura A. Hug – Nature Microbiology – April 2016

Status of the Archaeal and Bacterial Census: an Update – Patrick D Schloss – mBio – May 2016

Good introduction for other sample types too! Research Techniques Made Simple: Bacterial 16S Ribosomal RNA Gene Sequencing in Cutaneous Research – Jay-Hyun Jo – Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Cohabitation in the Intestine: Interactions among Helminth Parasites, Bacterial Microbiota, and Host Immunity – Lisa A. Reynolds – The Journal of Immunology – November 2015

Ecology and Evolution of the Human Microbiota: Fire, Farming and Antibiotics – Michael R. Gillings – MDPI Genes – September 2015

The Human Microbiome: Our Second Genome – Elizabeth A. Grice and Julia A. Segre – Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics – September 2012

Role of the intestinal microbiome in health and disease: from correlation to causation – Willem M de Vos and Elisabeth AJ de Vos – Nutrition Reviews – August 2012

The Human Microbiome: at the interface of health and disease – Ilseung Cho and Martin Blaser – Nat Rev Genet. – March 2012