Average genome size estimation improves comparative metagenomics and sheds light on the functional ecology of the human microbiome
- Author(s): Pollard, Katherine
- Nayfach, S
- Pollard, KS
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4389708?pdf=render
© 2015 Nayfach and Pollard; licensee BioMed Central.Average genome size is an important, yet often overlooked, property of microbial communities. We developed MicrobeCensus to rapidly and accurately estimate average genome size from shotgun metagenomic dat