How to cite


Please cite the below publication when you use the 16S or genome database as well as the database for QIIME and MOTHUR pipelines available at https://www.ezbiocloud.net/resources/16s_download .


Yoon, S. H., Ha, S. M., Kwon, S., Lim, J., Kim, Y., Seo, H. and Chun, J. (2017). Introducing EzBioCloud: A taxonomically united database of 16S rRNA and whole genome assemblies. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 67:1613-1617.


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