David Coil is responsible for supervising undergraduate research projects in microbial ecology and genomics in the Eisen Lab. Also assisting existing research projects in the lab including microbial sampling, metagenomics, and genome assembly. And finally, performing public outreach in Microbiology through the microBEnet project, which is focused on communication in the context of studies of mi... more


8 Microbial resistance to disinfectants in animal shelters
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June 1, 2014  —  Each year animal shelters provide essential care for millions of animals, many of which enter the shelter without receiving any prior veterinary care. Animal shelter housing typically has high occupancy of highly stressed, potentially immunosuppressed animals. Consequently disease transmission is...

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Fungal diversity characterization using ITS
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0 Draft Genome Sequences of 26 Porphyromonas Strains Isolated from the Canine Oral Microbiome: Table 1 2015
0 Whole genome sequencing of extended-spectrum β-lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from a patient in Lebanon 2015
0 Draft Genome Sequences of Escherichia coli Strains Isolated from Septic Patients 2014
0 A5-miseq: an updated pipeline to assemble microbial genomes from Illumina MiSeq data 2014
0 Draft Genome Sequence of Rhizobium rhizogenes Strain ATCC 15834 2014
0 Draft Genome Sequence of the Pyridinediol-Fermenting Bacterium Synergistes jonesii 78-1 2014
0 Draft Genome Sequence of the Endosymbiont "Candidatus Ruthia magnifica" UCD-CM (Phylum Proteobacteria) 2014
0 microBEnet: Lessons Learned from Building an Interdisciplinary Scientific Community in the Online Sphere 2014
0 Draft Genome Sequences of Streptococcus pyogenes Strains Associated with Throat and Skin Infections in Lebanon 2014
0 Complete Genome Sequence of Coprothermobacter proteolyticus DSM 5265 2014
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