Samantha M. Gromek, Anne A. Sung, Jonathan L. Klassen, Marcy J. Balunas (2016). Draft Genome Sequence of Streptomyces sp. Strain PTY087I2, Isolated from Styela canopus, a Panamanian Tunicate. Genome Announc. September/October 2016 vol. 4 no. 5 e00856-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00856-16.
Gromek SM, Suria AM, Fullmer MS, Garcia JL, Gogarten JP, Nyholm SV and Balunas MJ (2016) Leisingera sp. JC1, a Bacterial Isolate from Hawaiian Bobtail Squid Eggs, Produces Indigoidine and Differentially Inhibits Vibrios. Front. Microbiol. 7:1342. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01342.
Raja Dey,Yan Xia, Mu-Ping Nieh, and Peter Burkhard. (2016) Molecular Design of a Minimal Peptide Nanoparticle. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering DOI:10.1021/acsbiomaterials.6b00243.
Ram-Mohan, N., Oren, A., and Papke, R.T. (2016) Analysis of the bacteriorhodopsin-producing haloarchaea reveals a core community that is stable over time in the salt crystallizer pond in Eilat, Israel. Extremophiles DOI: 10.1007/s00792-016-0864-4.
Benjamino J, Graf J. 2016. Characterization of the Core and Caste-Specific Microbiota in the Termite, Reticulitermes flavipes. Front Microbiol 7:171 (PMC4756164).
Crapser J, Ritzel R, Verma R, Venna VR, Liu F, Chauhan A, Koellhoffer E, Patel A, Ricker A, Maas K, Graf J, McCullough LD. 2016. Ischemic stroke induces gut permeability and enhances bacterial translocation leading to sepsis in aged mice. Aging (Albany NY) 8(5):1049-63 (PMC4931853).
Cong X, Xu W, Janton S, Henderson WA, Matson A, McGrath JM, Maas K, Graf J. 2016. Gut Microbiome Developmental Patterns in Early Life of Preterm Infants: Impacts of Feeding and Gender. PLoS ONE 11(4):e0152751 (PMC4844123).
Adit Naor, Neta Altman-Price, Shannon M. Soucy, Anna G. Green (UConn undergrad), Yulia Mitiagin, Israela Turgeman-Grott, Noam Davidovich, Johann Peter Gogarten*, Uri Gophna* (2016). Impact of a homing intein on recombination frequency and organismal fitness. PNAS 2016; published ahead of print July 26, 2016, doi:10.1073/pnas.160641611
Andersson, R., Chen, Y., Core, L., Lis, J.T., Sandelin, A. & Jensen, T.H. 2015, "Human Gene Promoters Are Intrinsically Bidirectional", Molecular cell, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 346-347.
Mahat, D.B., Kwak, H., Booth, G.T., Jonkers, I.H., Danko, C.G., Patel, R.K., Waters, C.T., Munson, K., Core, L.J. & Lis, J.T. 2016, "Base-pair-resolution genome-wide mapping of active RNA polymerases using precision nuclear run-on (PRO-seq)", Nature protocols, vol. 11, no. 8, pp. 1455-1476.
Stulberg E, GL Lozano, JB Morin, H Park, EG Baraban, C Mlot, C Heffelfinger, GM Phillips, JS Rush, AJ Phillips, NA Broderick, MG Thomas, EV Stabb, J. Handelsman. 2016. Genomic and secondary metabolite analyses of Streptomyces sp. 2AW provide insight into the evolution of the cycloheximide pathway. Front Microbiol 7:573
Broderick, NA 2016. Friend, foe or food? Recognition and the role of antimicrobial peptides in gut immunity and Drosophila–microbe interactions. Phil Trans R Soc. B 371:20150295
Palladino, J, Mellone, B.G. (2016) The KAT’s out of the bag: histone acetylation promotes centromere assembly. Developmental Cell (Preview). doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.05.019
Chen, CC, Mellone, B.G. (2016) Chromatin assembly: Journey to the CENter of the chromosome. J Cell Biol. (Review). doi: 10.1083/jcb.201605005 .
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- FACULTY POSITION AVAILABLE IN STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY, BIOCHEMISTRY, OR BIOPHYSICSClick here for details.
- Congratulations to Katrina Velle (on right), who took home 3rd place in the 2016 3 Minute Thesis Live Competition.Thesis title: “Surfing on Pedestals: How Pathogenic E. coli Spreads Infection.”
- MCB Welcomes 3 New FacultyWe are very pleased to welcome Sarah Hird, Assistant Professor, Crystal Morales, Assistant Professor-in-Residence at the Greater Hartford Campus, and Noah Reid, Assistant Research Professor, to our department!
Monday, October 24th, 2016
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 201
All in Microbiology are encouraged to attend.
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 131
MCB welcomes Dr. Sherwood Casjens
Department of Pathology, University of Utah.
Hosted by Dr. Nyholm
Please join us for refreshments in the BPB Lobby at 3:45.
Thursday, October 27th, 2016
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Storrs CampusTLS 263
We will critically discuss Cell and/or Developmental Biology papers of particular interest or impact to the field, in a friendly, lunchtime setting.
Friday, October 28th, 2016
12:20 PM - 01:10 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 130
Today's presentations will be from Sharon Pavanacherry (Mellone Lab) and Glenn Milton (M. O'Neill Lab).
Friday, October 28th, 2016
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 401
Hope to see you there!