The Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics at the University of Amsterdam has a vacancy for a bioinformatician with experience in the analysis of (meta)genomic and (meta)transcriptomic data. For more information see: http://www.uva.nl/en/content/vacancies/2017/05/17-224-postdoctoral-researcher-in-bioinformatics.html?origin=dxuSI3bDRY2CW7N9J3yPlw?m 

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Today the publication of Anne-Catherine Ahn and co-authors entitled ‘Genomic diversity within the haloalkaliphilic genus Thioalkalivibrio’ is published. Go to READ MORE and click on http//doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0173517 to read the paper.

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The Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics has three PhD positions in sponge biology / coral reef ecology available. Go to READ MORE and click on the following link http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/phd-positions/item/17-076-three-phd-candidates-in-sponge-biology—coral-reef-ecology.html for more information.

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Today the publication of Tom Berben, Lex Overmars, Dimitry Y. Sorokin, and Gerard Muyzer entitled ‘Comparative genome analysis of three thiocyanate oxidizing Thioalkalivibrio species isolated from soda lakes’ is published. Go to READ MORE and click on https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.00254 to read the paper.

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Today the publication of Özlem Erol, Isabel Arends and Gerard Muyzer entitled: Discovery of putative halogenases in environmental samples using metagenomics has been published in the journal Current Biotechnology 6:17-25. Go to READ MORE and click on http://benthamscience.com/journals/current-biotechnology/volume/6/issue/1/page/17/ to read the paper.

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Today the publication of Esra Ilhan-Sungur entitled: Isolation of a sulfide-producing bacterial consortium from cooling tower water: Evaluation of corrosive effects on galvanized steel, has been published in the journal Anaerobe. Go to READ MORE and click on http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anaerobe.2016.11.005 to read the paper.

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Today the publication of Emily Denise Melton entitled: Complete genome sequence of Desulfurivibrio alkaliphilus strain AHT2, a haloalkaline sulfidogen from Egyptian hypersaline alkaline lakes, has been published in Standards in Genomic Sciences (SIGS). Go to READ MORE and click on the DOI 10.1186/s40793-016-0184-4 to read the paper.

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