Tiny Microbes: Reaching the Lowest Limits of Life | Illumina SciMon Video

29 February 2016

Sequencing helps identify ultra small bacteria found in groundwater and new viruses found in untreated sewage. The size of these tiny microbes are smaller than the pores of standard purification filters.

Learn more at:

MiSeq® System: illumina.com/systems/sequencing-platforms/miseq.html

Nextera® XT Sample Prep Kit: illumina.com/products/by-type/sequencing-kits/library-prep-kits/nextera-xt-dna.html

Publication Links:
PMID: 25839169 | Phan, et al. (2015): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25839169
PMID: 25721682 | Luef, et al. (2015): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25721682

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