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Table 1 Community characteristics

From: Species-level bacterial community profiling of the healthy sinonasal microbiome using Pacific Biosciences sequencing of full-length 16S rRNA genes

  BEI-EC CAMI HSNM-MS
Source Biodefense and Emerging Infections Research Resource Repository (BEI) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Type Mock community Mock community Wild community
Details BEI Even B (Catalog ID: HM-782D) CAMI competition Human Sinonasal Microbiome
Number of bacterial species 20 282 (308 strains) Unknown
Number of other species 2 (archaeal and fungal) 2 (archaeal) Unknown
Species distribution Reportedly even Widely varying Unknown
Other Pooling DNA based on 16S qPCR Pooling DNA based on genomic DNA mass 12 subjects, 6 sites, swab, and biopsy
  1. Source and composition characteristics of BEI-EC and CAMI (mock communities) and HSNM-MS (Human sinonasal community)