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Volume 12, Issue 6

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Model formulation of microbial CO2 production and efficiency can significantly influence short and long term soil C projections

Ford Ballantyne IV & Sharon A. Billings

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1395 - 1403; March 22, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0085-1


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Why do microbes exhibit weak biogeographic patterns?

Kyle M. Meyer, Hervé Memiaghe, Lisa Korte, David Kenfack, Alfonso Alonso et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1404 - 1413; April 16, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0103-3


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Life on the edge: active microbial communities in the Kryos MgCl2-brine basin at very low water activity

Lea Steinle, Katrin Knittel, Nicole Felber, Claudia Casalino, Gert de Lange et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1414 - 1426; April 17, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0107-z


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Bacterial-derived exopolysaccharides enhance antifungal drug tolerance in a cross-kingdom oral biofilm

Dongyeop Kim, Yuan Liu, Raphael I. Benhamou, Hiram Sanchez, Áurea Simón-Soro et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1427 - 1442; April 18, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0113-1


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Impact of spatial organization on a novel auxotrophic interaction among soil microbes

Xue Jiang, Christian Zerfaß, Song Feng, Ruth Eichmann, Munehiro Asally et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1443 - 1456; March 23, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0095-z


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Distributions of phytoplankton carbohydrate, protein and lipid in the world oceans from satellite ocean colour

Shovonlal Roy

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1457 - 1472; February 12, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0054-8


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Light and temperature control the seasonal distribution of thaumarchaeota in the South Atlantic bight

Qian Liu, Bradley B. Tolar, Meredith J. Ross, Jelani B. Cheek, Corinne M. Sweeney et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1473 - 1485; February 14, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0066-4


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Transcriptional patterns identify resource controls on the diazotroph Trichodesmium in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans

Mónica Rouco, Kyle R. Frischkorn, Sheean T. Haley, Harriet Alexander & Sonya T. Dyhrman

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1486 - 1495; February 28, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0087-z


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Disease-induced assemblage of a plant-beneficial bacterial consortium

Roeland L. Berendsen, Gilles Vismans, Ke Yu, Yang Song, Ronnie de Jonge et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1496 - 1507; March 08, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0093-1


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Genomic expansion of magnetotactic bacteria reveals an early common origin of magnetotaxis with lineage-specific evolution

Wei Lin, Wensi Zhang, Xiang Zhao, Andrew P. Roberts, Greig A. Paterson et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1508 - 1519; March 26, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0098-9


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Drinking water microbiome assembly induced by water stagnation

Fangqiong Ling, Rachel Whitaker, Mark W. LeChevallier & Wen-Tso Liu

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1520 - 1531; March 27, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0101-5


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Predator and prey biodiversity relationship and its consequences on marine ecosystem functioning—interplay between nanoflagellates and bacterioplankton

Jinny Wu Yang, Wenxue Wu, Chih-Ching Chung, Kuo-Ping Chiang, Gwo-Ching Gong et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1532 - 1542; April 27, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0111-3


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Seasonal resource conditions favor a summertime increase in North Pacific diatom–diazotroph associations

Christopher L. Follett, Stephanie Dutkiewicz, David M. Karl, Keisuke Inomura & Michael J. Follows

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1543 - 1557; February 15, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-017-0012-x


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Coral bleaching from a single cell perspective

Daniel Aagren Nielsen, Katherina Petrou & Ruth D. Gates

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1558 - 1567; February 20, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0080-6


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Genome-resolved metagenomics identifies genetic mobility, metabolic interactions, and unexpected diversity in perchlorate-reducing communities

Tyler P. Barnum, Israel A. Figueroa, Charlotte I. Carlström, Lauren N. Lucas, Anna L. Engelbrektson et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1568 - 1581; February 23, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0081-5


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Cooperation, competition and antibiotic resistance in bacterial colonies

Isabel Frost, William P. J. Smith, Sara Mitri, Alvaro San Millan, Yohan Davit et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1582 - 1593; March 21, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0090-4


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Grazer-induced transcriptomic and metabolomic response of the chain-forming diatom Skeletonema marinoi

Alberto Amato, Valeria Sabatino, Göran M. Nylund, Johanna Bergkvist, Swaraj Basu et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1594 - 1604; March 29, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0094-0


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Multiple mechanisms drive phage infection efficiency in nearly identical hosts

Cristina Howard-Varona, Katherine R. Hargreaves, Natalie E. Solonenko, Lye Meng Markillie, Richard Allen White III et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1605 - 1618; March 22, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0099-8


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Strains of the toxic and bloom-forming Nodularia spumigena (cyanobacteria) can degrade methylphosphonate and release methane

Jonna E. Teikari, David P. Fewer, Rashmi Shrestha, Shengwei Hou, Niina Leikoski et al.

The ISME Journal 2018 12 :1619 - 1630; February 14, 2018; 10.1038/s41396-018-0056-6


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