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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

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)