WHAT'S NEW

 

HOMINGS-associated papers. Sixteen manuscripts using HOMINGS have been published. Review by Krishnan et al 2017 discusses overview and utility of HOMINGS.

 

New pricing. Effective as of July 1, 2016, there has been an increase in pricing.

 

IADR/AADR Meetings. In March 2017, there were 7 abstracts that utilized HOMINGS. Thank you for visiting the Forsyth/HOMINGS exhibitor booth. At the AADR meeting in Los Angeles in March 2016, there were 5 abstracts that utilized HOMINGS. In 2015, there were 8 abstracts presented that utilized HOMINGS.

 

New features. Output includes a summary sheet indicating for each sample and the % frequencies of species-level taxa, of genus-level identification of those taxa not identified at the species level, and of unmatched taxa. Typically, 85% of the taxa are identified--65% at the species level and of the remaining sequences, 20% at the genus level.

 

Charts as stacked bar graphs are also provided for the top 20 taxa in each project. Roll-over identity is indicated for each probe target.

 

Bacterial targets. Species-level and genus-level targets are now available.