Minion Equine Grass Sickness Gastrointestinal Mycobiota



Minion sequencing and analysis of a gastrointestinal sample from a horse with equine grass sickness (EGS). EGS is a multiple systems neuropathy of grazing horses. To identify potential causal fungi of EGS the gastrointestinal mycobiota of an EGS horse was evaluated. Sequencing reads were polished and assembled, then compared to a custom kraken database for taxonomic assignment.

Data Citation

Glendinning, Laura. (2021). Minion Equine Grass Sickness Gastrointestinal Mycobiota, 2009-2018 [dataset]. University of Edinburgh. The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.
Date made available5 Jul 2021
PublisherEdinburgh DataShare
Temporal coverage2009 - 2018
Geographical coverageUK

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