Dr. Joe Madison compares microbes in museum and field samples

Illustration by Hill published Shaw (1802) General Zoology or Systematic Natural History, volume Amphibia

Madison JD, LaBumbard B, Woodhams DC. Shotgun metagenomics captures more microbial diversity than targeted 16S rRNA gene sequencing for field specimens and preserved museum specimens. PLoS One, 18(9): e0291540.

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Douglas C. Woodhams, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
UMass Boston | Department of Biology
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, Massachusetts 02125
Phone: 617-287-6679