TABLE 6

Composition of the ZymoBIOMICS microbial community standard

SpeciesGram stain result% genomic DNA abundance
Pseudomonas aeruginosa12
Escherichia coli12
Salmonella enterica12
Lactobacillus fermentum+12
Enterococcus faecalis+12
Listeria monocytogenes+12
Bacillus subtilis+12
Escherichia coli+12
Saccharomyces cerevisiaeaYeast2
Cryptococcus neoformansaYeast2
  • a These species were not sequenced, as they lack the 16S rRNA gene.