research data . Dataset . 2016

The Microbiome of Brazilian Mangrove Sediments as Revealed by Metagenomics

Dini Andreote, Fernando; Javier Jiménez, Diego; Chaves, Diego; Cavalcante Franco Dias, Armando; Mazzer Luvizotto, Danice; Dini-Andreote, Francisco; Cipola Fasanella, Cristiane; Varon Lopez, Maryeimy; Baena, Sandra; Gouvêa Taketani, Rodrigo; ...
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Figshare
Abstract
<div><p>Here we embark in a deep metagenomic survey that revealed the taxonomic and potential metabolic pathways aspects of mangrove sediment microbiology. The extraction of DNA from sediment samples and the direct application of pyrosequencing resulted in approximately 215 Mb of data from four distinct mangrove areas (BrMgv01 to 04) in Brazil. The taxonomic approaches applied revealed the dominance of <em>Deltaproteobacteria</em> and <em>Gammaproteobacteria</em> in the samples. Paired statistical analysis showed higher proportions of specific taxonomic groups in each dataset. The metabolic reconstruction indicated the possible occurrence of processes modulated ...
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free text keywords: Microbiology, Biotechnology, Ecology, Biological Sciences, microbiome, brazilian, mangrove, sediments, revealed, metagenomics
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