John L. Spouge

Senior Investigator
Computational Biology Branch
National Library of Medicine
E-mail: spouge@nih.gov
Page: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/CBBresearch/Spouge/

Fields of interest: 

DNA Barcodes

Bioinformatics

Sequence Statistics

Statistical Genetics

Recent publications:

CBOL Fungal Working Group
The nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region as a universal DNA barcode marker for Fungi
PNAS, (in press).

CBOL Plant Working Group
A DNA barcode for land plants
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 2009, 106, 12794-12797

Erickson D.L., Spouge J.L., Resch A., Weight L.A., Kress J.W.
DNA barcoding in land plants: developing standards to quantify and maximize success
Taxon, 2008, 54, 1304-1316