Publications

Journal Articles

  1. & Comparative Genomics of Facultative Bacterial Symbionts Isolated from European Orius Species Reveals an Ancestral Symbiotic Association. Frontiers in Microbiology
  2. & Gene silencing in non-model insects: Overcoming hurdles using symbiotic bacteria for trauma-free sustainable delivery of RNA interference Sustained RNA interference in insects mediated by symbiotic bacteria. Bioessays 39(3)
  3. & Complete genome sequence of a psychotrophic Pseudarthrobacter sulfonivorans strain Ar51 (CGMCC 4.7316), a novel crude oil and multi benzene compounds degradation strain. Journal of Biotechnology 231, 81-82.
  4. & Complete genome sequence of a psychotrophic Arthrobacter strain A3 (CGMCC 1.8987), a novel long-chain hydrocarbons producer. Journal of Biotechnology 222, 23-24.
  5. & Symbiont-mediated RNA interference in insects. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 283(1825), 20160042
  6. & Streptomyces lacrimifluminis sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium that produces antibacterial compounds isolated from soil from the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology
  7. & Cell-biological studies of osmotic shock response in Streptomyces spp.. Journal of Bacteriology 199(1), JB.00465-16
  8. & Diversity and succession of Actinobacteria in the forelands of the Tianshan Glacier, China. Geomicrobiology Journal, 00-00.
  9. & RfiA, a novel PAP2 domain-containing polytopic membrane protein that confers resistance to the FtsZ inhibitor PC190723. Future Microbiology 10(3), 325-335.
  10. & The Family Streptomycetaceae. The Prokaryotes-1010.
  11. & Targeting the Osmotic Stress Response for Strain Improvement of an Industrial Producer of Secondary Metabolites. J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 25(11), 1787-1795.
  12. & Draft Genomes, Phylogenetic Reconstruction, and Comparative Genomics of Two Novel Cohabiting Bacterial Symbionts Isolated fromFrankliniella occidentalis. Genome Biology and Evolution 7(8), 2188-2202.
  13. et. al. Tag-encoded pyrosequencing analysis of bacterial diversity within different alpine grassland ecosystems of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, China. Environmental Earth Sciences 72(3), 779-786.
  14. & Production of Specialized Metabolites by Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2). Adv Appl Microbiol 89, 217-266.
  15. & A tale of tails: deciphering the contribution of terminal tails to the biochemical properties of two Dps proteins from Streptomyces coelicolor. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences
  16. & Genome Sequence of Streptomyces violaceusniger Strain SPC6, a Halotolerant Streptomycete That Exhibits Rapid Growth and Development. Genome Announcements 1(4), e00494-13-e00494-13.
  17. & Draft Genome Sequence of Rhodococcus rhodnii Strain LMG5362, a Symbiont of Rhodnius prolixus (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae), the Principle Vector of Trypanosoma cruzi. Genome Announcements 1(3), e00329-13-e00329-13.
  18. & A Laterally Acquired Galactose Oxidase-Like Gene Is Required for Aerial Development during Osmotic Stress in Streptomyces coelicolor. PLoS ONE 8(1), e54112
  19. A novel bifunctional histone protein in Streptomyces: a candidate for structural coupling between DNA conformation and transcription during development and stress?. Nucleic Acids Research
  20. & The Evolution of an Osmotically Inducible dps in the Genus Streptomyces. PLoS ONE 8(4)
  21. & Nitrogen removal and changes to microbial communities in model flood/drain and submerged biofilters treating aquaculture wastewater. Aquacultural Engineering
  22. & Bacterial diversity and distribution in the southeast edge of the Tengger Desert and their correlation with soil enzyme activities. Journal of Environmental Sciences 24(11), 2004-2011.
  23. & Regulation of expression of trehalose-6-phosphate synthase during cold shock in Arthrobacter strain A3.. Extremophiles 15, 499-508.
  24. & Forkhead-associated proteins genetically linked to the serine/threonine kinase PknB regulate carbon flux towards antibiotic biosynthesis in Streptomyces coelicolor.. Microbial Biotechnology 4, 263-74.
  25. & A transposon insertion single-gene knockout library and new ordered cosmid library for the model organism Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2). Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 99, 515-22.
  26. & The dpsA Gene of Streptomyces coelicolor: Induction of Expression from a Single Promoter in Response to Environmental Stress or during Development. PLoS ONE 6(9), e25593
  27. & Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) CYP102 protein, a novel fatty acid hydroxylase encoded as a heme domain without an N-terminal redox partner.. Appl Environ Microbiol. 76, 1975-80.
  28. & A heterodimer of EsxA and EsxB is involved in sporulation and is secreted by a type VII secretion system in Streptomyces coelicolor. Microbiology 156, 1719-1729.
  29. & Bacterial community responses to increasing ammonia concentrations in model recirculating vertical flow saline biofilters. Ecol Eng 36, 1485-1491.
  30. & The catalytic efficiency of trehalose-6-phosphate synthase is effected by the N-loop at low temperatures. Archives of Microbiology 192(11), 937-943.
  31. & Evaluation of the effects of the insect pathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae on microbial populations of disparate plant growing media. Fungal Ecology 3(3), 185-194.
  32. & Streptomyces coelicolor Dps-like proteins: Differential dual roles in response to stress during vegetative growth and in nucleoid condensation during reproductive cell division. Molecular Microbiology 73, 1186-1202.
  33. & Osmoregulation inStreptomyces coelicolor: modulation of SigB activity by OsaC. Molecular Microbiology 71(5), 1250-1262.
  34. & FtsW is a dispensable cell division protein required for Z-ring stabilisation during sporulation septation in Streptomyces coelicolor.. Journal of Bacteriology 190, 5555-5566.
  35. & A novel bacterial disease of the European shore crab, Carcinus maenas molecular pathology and epidemiology. Microbiology 153(9)-2849.
  36. Characterization of Changes to the Cell Surface during the Life Cycle of Streptomyces coelicolor: Atomic Force Microscopy of Living Cells. Journal of Bacteriology 189(6)-2225.
  37. & Evolution of Transmembrane Protein Kinases Implicated in Coordinating Remodeling of Gram-Positive Peptidoglycan: Inside versus Outside. Journal of Bacteriology 188(21), 7470-7476.
  38. Influence of CrgA on Assembly of the Cell Division Protein FtsZ during Development of Streptomyces coelicolor. Journal of Bacteriology 188(4)-1550.
  39. Transposon Express, a software application to report the identity of insertions obtained by comprehensive transposon mutagenesis of sequenced genomes: analysis of the preference for in vitro Tn5 transposition into GC-rich DNA. Nucleic Acids Research 32(14), e113-e113.
  40. Systematic Insertional Mutagenesis of a Streptomycete Genome: A Link Between Osmoadaptation and Antibiotic Production. Genome Research 14(5), 893-900.
  41. & The Product of a Developmental Gene, crgA, That Coordinates Reproductive Growth in Streptomyces Belongs to a Novel Family of Small Actinomycete-Specific Proteins. Journal of Bacteriology 185(22), 6678-6685.

Book Chapters

  1. Streptomyces. In Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences. Elsevier.