Matthew H Becker

Summary

Publications

  1. Becker M, Brucker R, Schwantes C, Harris R, Minbiole K. The bacterially produced metabolite violacein is associated with survival of amphibians infected with a lethal fungus. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:6635-8 pubmed publisher
    ..cinereus and that adding J. lividum is effective for protecting individuals that lack violacein-producing skin bacteria...
  2. Becker M, Harris R. Cutaneous bacteria of the redback salamander prevent morbidity associated with a lethal disease. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e10957 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, symbiotic microbes associated with this species appear to be an important component of its innate skin defenses...

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Publications2

  1. Becker M, Brucker R, Schwantes C, Harris R, Minbiole K. The bacterially produced metabolite violacein is associated with survival of amphibians infected with a lethal fungus. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:6635-8 pubmed publisher
    ..cinereus and that adding J. lividum is effective for protecting individuals that lack violacein-producing skin bacteria...
  2. Becker M, Harris R. Cutaneous bacteria of the redback salamander prevent morbidity associated with a lethal disease. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e10957 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, symbiotic microbes associated with this species appear to be an important component of its innate skin defenses...