Archive for Results

GSC13 Presentation

Results from the Home Microbiome were presented at theĀ 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting in Shenzhen, China. The powerpoint slides and presentation describing the project and results are below.   Slideshare Slides: 2012 03-07 home microbiome – gsc13 china from dansmith01   Youtube Video: Videos of all the GSC13 presentations are available at

Microbial Biodiversity of Cell Phones and Shoes

The results are in! So, what lives on reporters’ cell phones and shoes, you ask? As, you can see from the graph at left, quite a lot! Each vertical bar is one shoe or cell phone, and each color represents a different species of bacteria. The larger the colored block, the more prevalent the species. […]

Studying the microbes in our homes.