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Monthly Archives: June 2014

New video of the mesocosm experiment 2014!

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This year we installed and ran our mesocosm system at the Felderbach (Ruhr area, near Hattingen). In today’s video, we show how we prepared the bottom substrate our experimental channels to represent the habitat of the stream as much as possible. All channels were prepared in the same way. Picture 1: All channels were filled with the […]

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MiSeq run successful!

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Today we received the first sequences for our community barcoding analyses. From a MiSeq sequencer Run we obtained 32 million sequences of 2x300bp length (PE reads ~ 16 million). We will analyse over 20 GB of sequence data in the following weeks. Picture 1: A first look on the sequences shows that they have excellent […]

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