Our Oral Microbiome Metabolomics work led by Anna Edlund (JCVI) in Collaboration with Pieter Dorrestein (UCSD) using GNPS . Metabolic fingerprints from the human oral microbiome reveal a vast knowledge gap of secreted small peptidic molecules.
ScienceNews Article: Microbial matter comes out of the dark
Contribution to Microbiome Exhibit in Pacific Science Center
Meet Your Microbes! June 2015 – December 2015
There are trillions of organisms living in and on your body. And it’s OK. In Meet your Microbes! learn about the microscopic organisms that help you digest food, process vitamins, protect you from infection or even, sometimes, make you sick.
Killing Streptococcus mutans and modulating the oral microbiome with a precision guided antimicrobial peptide
Guo, L., J. S. McLean, Y. Yang, R. Eckert, C. W. Kaplan, P. Kyme, O. Sheikh, B. Varnum, R. Lux, W. Shi and X. He (2015). “Precision-guided antimicrobial peptide as a targeted modulator of human microbial ecology.”