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Table 3 Relative abundance of individual-specific ("exclusive") sequences

From: Defining the healthy "core microbiome" of oral microbial communities

Individual % Sequences "Exclusive" % of Reads with "Exclusive" Sequences Taxonomy of Predominant "Exclusive" Sequencesa % of Reads Nr of Samplesb
S1 19 20 Firmicutes;Bacilli;Lactobacillales;Streptococcaceae;Streptococcus 4.4 3
    Bacteria;Bacteroidetes;Bacteroidia;Bacteroidales 1.2 9
    Bacteria;Proteobacteria;Gammaproteobacteria;Pasteurellales;Pasteurellaceae 1.2 8
    Bacteria;Proteobacteria;Gammaproteobacteria;Pasteurellales;Pasteurellaceae;Haemophilus 0.6 4
    Bacteria;Proteobacteria;Gammaproteobacteria;Pasteurellales;Pasteurellaceae 0.6 5
    Bacteria;Proteobacteria;Gammaproteobacteria;Cardiobacteriales;Cardiobacteriaceae;Cardiobacterium 0.5 4
S2 19 12 Bacteria;Proteobacteria;Betaproteobacteria;Neisseriales;Neisseriaceae;Neisseria 0.6 3
S3 17 11 Bacteria;TM7 0.7 3
    Bacteria;Firmicutes;Bacilli;Bacillales;Staphylococcaceae;Gemella 0.5 7
    Bacteria;Actinobacteria;Actinobacteria;Actinomycetales;Corynebacteriaceae;Corynebacterium 0.5 5
  1. a - sequence was considered predominant if it contributed to at least 0.5% of the individual microbiome
  2. b - number of samples of the particular individual where the respective "exclusive" sequence was found