Christian L Lauber

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Publications

  1. pmc Effect of storage conditions on the assessment of bacterial community structure in soil and human-associated samples
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0216, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 307:80-6. 2010
  2. pmc Comparative metagenomic, phylogenetic and physiological analyses of soil microbial communities across nitrogen gradients
    Noah Fierer
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
    ISME J 6:1007-17. 2012
  3. pmc A comprehensive survey of soil acidobacterial diversity using pyrosequencing and clone library analyses
    Ryan T Jones
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    ISME J 3:442-53. 2009
  4. pmc Bacterial community variation in human body habitats across space and time
    Elizabeth K Costello
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Science 326:1694-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Diversity, distribution and sources of bacteria in residential kitchens
    Gilberto E Flores
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Environ Microbiol 15:588-96. 2013
  6. pmc Moving pictures of the human microbiome
    J Gregory Caporaso
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, 215 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R50. 2011
  7. pmc Pyrosequencing-based assessment of soil pH as a predictor of soil bacterial community structure at the continental scale
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5111-20. 2009
  8. pmc Temporal variability in soil microbial communities across land-use types
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0216, USA
    ISME J 7:1641-50. 2013
  9. pmc Cross-biome metagenomic analyses of soil microbial communities and their functional attributes
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:21390-5. 2012
  10. pmc Co-habiting amphibian species harbor unique skin bacterial communities in wild populations
    Valerie J McKenzie
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0334, USA
    ISME J 6:588-96. 2012

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  1. pmc Effect of storage conditions on the assessment of bacterial community structure in soil and human-associated samples
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0216, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 307:80-6. 2010
    ..These results suggest that many samples collected and stored under field conditions without refrigeration may be useful for microbial community analyses...
  2. pmc Comparative metagenomic, phylogenetic and physiological analyses of soil microbial communities across nitrogen gradients
    Noah Fierer
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
    ISME J 6:1007-17. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc A comprehensive survey of soil acidobacterial diversity using pyrosequencing and clone library analyses
    Ryan T Jones
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    ISME J 3:442-53. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Bacterial community variation in human body habitats across space and time
    Elizabeth K Costello
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Science 326:1694-7. 2009
    ..These results indicate that our microbiota, although personalized, varies systematically across body habitats and time; such trends may ultimately reveal how microbiome changes cause or prevent disease...
  5. doi request reprint Diversity, distribution and sources of bacteria in residential kitchens
    Gilberto E Flores
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Environ Microbiol 15:588-96. 2013
    ..These results also illustrate the ease with which human- and food-associated bacteria can be transferred in residential settings to kitchen surfaces...
  6. pmc Moving pictures of the human microbiome
    J Gregory Caporaso
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, 215 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R50. 2011
    ..Here, we present the largest human microbiota time series analysis to date, covering two individuals at four body sites over 396 timepoints...
  7. pmc Pyrosequencing-based assessment of soil pH as a predictor of soil bacterial community structure at the continental scale
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5111-20. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Temporal variability in soil microbial communities across land-use types
    Christian L Lauber
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0216, USA
    ISME J 7:1641-50. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Cross-biome metagenomic analyses of soil microbial communities and their functional attributes
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:21390-5. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Co-habiting amphibian species harbor unique skin bacterial communities in wild populations
    Valerie J McKenzie
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0334, USA
    ISME J 6:588-96. 2012
    ..In light of recent discoveries that some bacteria on amphibian skin have antifungal activity, our finding suggests that host-specific bacteria may have a role in the species-specific resistance to fungal pathogens...
  11. pmc SitePainter: a tool for exploring biogeographical patterns
    Antonio Gonzalez
    Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Bioinformatics 28:436-8. 2012
    ..SitePainter thus increases the visual power and ability to explore spatially explicit studies...
  12. pmc Characterization of airborne microbial communities at a high-elevation site and their potential to act as atmospheric ice nuclei
    Robert M Bowers
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5121-30. 2009
    ..However, these changes in ice nuclei numbers were not associated with changes in the relative abundances of the most commonly studied ice-nucleating bacteria...
  13. pmc PrimerProspector: de novo design and taxonomic analysis of barcoded polymerase chain reaction primers
    William A Walters
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Bioinformatics 27:1159-61. 2011
    ..PCR amplification of DNA is a key preliminary step in many applications of high-throughput sequencing technologies, yet design of novel barcoded primers and taxonomic analysis of novel or existing primers remains a challenging task...
  14. doi request reprint Experimental and analytical tools for studying the human microbiome
    Justin Kuczynski
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado at Boulder, 347 UCB, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 13:47-58. 2012
    ..Here we discuss tools and strategies for microbiome studies, from primer selection to bioinformatics analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Consistent effects of nitrogen fertilization on soil bacterial communities in contrasting systems
    Kelly S Ramirez
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 91:3463-70; discussion 3503-14. 2010
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  16. pmc Cell size distributions of soil bacterial and archaeal taxa
    Maria C Portillo
    Cooperative Institute for Research in the Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 79:7610-7. 2013
    ..Size fractionation not only provides important insight into the life history strategies of soil microbial taxa but also is a useful tool to enable more focused investigations into those taxa that remain poorly characterized. ..
  17. pmc Microbial biogeography of public restroom surfaces
    Gilberto E Flores
    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28132. 2011
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  18. pmc Global patterns of 16S rRNA diversity at a depth of millions of sequences per sample
    J Gregory Caporaso
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:4516-22. 2011
    ..The results thus open up the possibility of conducting large-scale studies analyzing thousands of samples simultaneously to survey microbial communities at an unprecedented spatial and temporal resolution...
  19. pmc Direct sequencing of the human microbiome readily reveals community differences
    Justin Kuczynski
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Genome Biol 11:210. 2010
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  20. pmc Forensic identification using skin bacterial communities
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6477-81. 2010
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  21. pmc The influence of sex, handedness, and washing on the diversity of hand surface bacteria
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, UCB 334, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:17994-9. 2008
    ....