Mining microbial metatranscriptomes for expression of antibiotic resistance genes under natural conditions

  • D. Versluis (Creator)
  • M.M. D'Andrea (Creator)
  • J. Ramiro Garcia (Creator)
  • M.M. Leimena (Creator)
  • F. Hugenholtz (Creator)
  • J. Zhang (Creator)
  • Basak Ozturk (Creator)
  • L. Nylund (Creator)
  • Detmer Sipkema (Creator)
  • W. van Schaik (Creator)
  • Willem de Vos (Creator)
  • Michiel Kleerebezem (Creator)
  • Hauke Smidt (Creator)
  • M.W.J. van Passel (Creator)

Dataset

Description

We use a novel approach (an analysis of metatranscriptomics data) to study antibiotic resistance, a topic that poses major health care concerns. We investigate resistance gene expression in microbial communities in a diverse range of environments.
Date made available29 Jan 2016
PublisherWageningen University

Research Output

Mining microbial metatranscriptomes for expression of antibiotic resistance genes under natural conditions

Versluis, D., D'Andrea, M. M., Ramiro Garcia, J., Leimena, M. M., Hugenholtz, F., Zhang, J., Öztürk, B., Nylund, L., Sipkema, D., van Schaik, W., de Vos, W. M., Kleerebezem, M., Smidt, H. & van Passel, M. W. J., 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 10 p., 11981.

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    Projects

    EVOTAR: Evolution and Transfer of Antibiotic Resistance

    1/10/1130/09/15

    Project: EU research project

    METAEXPLORE: Metagenomics for bioexploration - Tools and application

    1/05/0930/04/14

    Project: EU research project

    Cite this

    Versluis, D. (Creator), D'Andrea, M. M. (Creator), Ramiro Garcia, J. (Creator), Leimena, M. M. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Zhang, J. (Creator), Ozturk, B. (Creator), Nylund, L. (Creator), Sipkema, D. (Creator), van Schaik, W. (Creator), de Vos, W. M. (Creator), Kleerebezem, M. (Creator), Smidt, H. (Creator), van Passel, M. W. J. (Creator) (29 Jan 2016). Mining microbial metatranscriptomes for expression of antibiotic resistance genes under natural conditions. Wageningen University.