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Table 1 Overview of viral DNA extraction protocols

From: Tracing mother-infant transmission of bacteriophages by means of a novel analytical tool for shotgun metagenomic datasets: METAnnotatorX

Protocol 1A 1B 1C 1D 1E
Total DNA yield (ng) 58.3 8.2 10.2 15 10.2
Sample throughput (no. of samples processed simultaneously) 15–20 15–20 15–20 15–20 15–20
Protocol duration (days) 2 2 2 1 1
Hands-on time (hours) 10 10 10 6 7