Proportion of mid-vaginal reads from Vaginal Human Microbiome Project classified by RDP and STIRRUPS. Blue bars represent the percentage of reads classified by RDP at each taxonomic level. Orange bars represent the additional percentage of reads classified at each level using STIRRUPS in conjunction with the Vaginal 16S rDNA Reference Database. "Species" indicates species-level as described in the Methods.
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