Kim SJ, Kim JG, Lee SH, Park SJ, Gwak JH, Jung MY, Chung WH, Yang EJ, Park J, Jung J, Hahn Y, Cho JC, Madsen EL, Rodriguez-Valera F, Hyun JH, Rhee SK. Microbiome. 02 2019. doi: 10.1186/s40168-019-0643-4.
COMMENT: this work describes a characterization of the bacterial composition at polynya in the Southern Ocean. Researchers analyze bacterial populations both at the genomic and metatranscriptomic level, and get more knowledge about the metabolic potential... + info
Muscarella ME, Boot CM, Broeckling CD, Lennon JT. ISME J. May 2019. doi: 10.1038/s41396-019-0427-7.
COMMENT: This study tries to address whether and how heterogeneity of resources can affect the composition of bacterial communities in aquatic environments. + info
Liu J, Zheng Y, Lin H, Wang X, Li M, Liu Y, Yu M, Zhao M, Pedentchouk N, Lea-Smith DJ, Todd JD, Magill CR, Zhang WJ, Zhou S, Song D, Zhong H, Xin Y, Yu M, Tian J, Zhang XH. Microbiome. 04 2019. doi: 10.1186/s40168-019-0652-3.
COMMENT: This study sheds new light in the composition and environmental role of the microbial communities in the deepest ocean zones on earth. The results suggest that the bacterial communities found in this environment have a main role in alkane... + info