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Environmental microbiology: Viral diversity on the global stage

Nature Microbiology volume 1, Article number: 16205 (2016) | Download Citation

Viruses, once thought of only as purveyors of disease, take centre stage, from the human microbiome to the oceans, as archives of global diversity and drivers of biogeochemical cycles.

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  1. Curtis A. Suttle is in the Department of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, the Department of Botany, and the Institute for the Oceans & Fisheries, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada. C.A.S. is also at the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, 180 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1Z8, Canada.

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