All sampling methods, data generated and analytical workflows for the Australian Microbiome initiative activities are publicly accessible. The requirements for access and use of the data, as well as appropriate acknowledgements in communications that arise from the initiative consortium’s work are defined in the
Data policy and Communication policy .

Initiative workflows

We are currently reviewing and resetting the protocols and workflow that are going to be used for the Australian Microbiome initiative. A scientific manual is being prepared and will be made available here.

Methods from the Biomes of Australian Soil Environments (BASE)  and Marine Microbes initiatives can be found here

Data access

Data portal access to primary and processed sequence data with associated contextual metadata


GitHub repository of analytic workflows

External resources