Andrea Squartini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of two fungal endophytes associated with the endangered orchid Orchis militaris L
    Elena Vendramin
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 20:630-6. 2010
  2. pmc Where the bugs are: analyzing distributions of bacterial phyla by descriptor keyword search in the nucleotide database
    Andrea Squartini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Microb Inform Exp 1:7. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Rhizobium sullae sp. nov. (formerly 'Rhizobium hedysari'), the root-nodule microsymbiont of Hedysarum coronarium L
    Andrea Squartini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:1267-76. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender-sensitive association of CFTR gene mutations and 5T allele emerging from a large survey on infertility
    Antonella Morea
    Department of Paediatrics, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Via Giustiniani, Padova, Italy
    Mol Hum Reprod 11:607-14. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships between flies of the Tephritinae subfamily (Diptera, Tephritidae) and their symbiotic bacteria
    Luca Mazzon
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Università di Padova Agripolis, Padova, Italy
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:312-26. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence of two lineages of the symbiont 'Candidatus Erwinia dacicola' in Italian populations of Bactrocera oleae (Rossi) based on 16S rRNA gene sequences
    Claudia Savio
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:179-87. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Oligogalacturonides: novel signaling molecules in Rhizobium-legume communications
    Roberto Moscatiello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 25:1387-95. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Flavonoid-induced calcium signalling in Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. viciae
    Roberto Moscatiello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    New Phytol 188:814-23. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Microbiological features and bioactivity of a fermented manure product (preparation 500) used in biodynamic agriculture
    Matteo Giannattasio
    Department of Agronomy, Animals, Natural Resources and Environment DAFNAE University of Padua, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 23:644-51. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Presence of specific symbiotic bacteria in flies of the subfamily Tephritinae (Diptera Tephritidae) and their phylogenetic relationships: proposal of 'Candidatus Stammerula tephritidis'
    Luca Mazzon
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:1277-87. 2008

Collaborators

  • Roberto Moscatiello
  • Lorella Navazio
  • Maurizio G Paoletti
  • Pedro F Mateos
  • Daniela Bertoldi
  • Serenella Nardi
  • Riccardo Spaccini
  • Encarna Velázquez
  • Giuseppe Firrao
  • Annette Summers Engel
  • Frank B Dazzo
  • Stefan Otto
  • Sara Alberghini
  • Luca Mazzon
  • Alessandra Tondello
  • Elena Vendramin
  • Elisa Polone
  • Giuseppe Concheri
  • Rosella Muresu
  • Vincenzo Girolami
  • Antonio Trovato
  • Claudia Savio
  • Mauro Simonato
  • Barbara Baldan
  • Isabel Martinez-Sañudo
  • Viviana Corich
  • Marina Zanardo
  • Serena Tolin
  • Yacine Benhizia
  • Bruno Boz
  • Matteo Giannattasio
  • Flavio Seno
  • Mariacristina Villani
  • Sergio Casella
  • Milena Carlot
  • Leonardo Sulas
  • Andrea Battisti
  • Hayet Benhizia
  • Ammar Benguedouar
  • Alessio Giacomini
  • Antonella Morea
  • Caterina Capuzzo
  • Alessandro Piccolo
  • Pietro Piffanelli
  • Marina Basaglia
  • Fabio Stellin
  • Gaurav Sablok
  • Giorgio Arrigoni
  • Valeria Rizzi
  • Flavio Fornasier
  • Pierluigi Mazzei
  • Bruna Gumiero
  • Mariangela Bottegal
  • Andrea Ertani
  • Antonio Masi
  • Piergiorgio Stevanato
  • Md Mizanur Rahman
  • Roberto Larcher
  • Andrea Gastaldo
  • Piero Cappuccinelli
  • Giuseppe Delogu
  • Bruno Mori
  • Roberto Calamassi
  • Alessia Piscedda
  • Patrizia Vian
  • Marco P Nuti
  • Maria Luisa Dindo
  • Diana Marzenta
  • Maurizio Scarpa
  • Oriana Marangon
  • Luigi Picci
  • Elisa Marchetti
  • Marilena Cameran
  • Anna Grazia Rebuffi
  • Rachele Filippini
  • Franco Zacchello
  • Alexei B Shevelev

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of two fungal endophytes associated with the endangered orchid Orchis militaris L
    Elena Vendramin
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 20:630-6. 2010
    ..Double fungal colonization appears to occur in Orchis militaris and the possible requirement of a specific fungal partner throws light on the causes of this plant's rarity and threatened status...
  2. pmc Where the bugs are: analyzing distributions of bacterial phyla by descriptor keyword search in the nucleotide database
    Andrea Squartini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Microb Inform Exp 1:7. 2011
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  3. ncbi request reprint Rhizobium sullae sp. nov. (formerly 'Rhizobium hedysari'), the root-nodule microsymbiont of Hedysarum coronarium L
    Andrea Squartini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:1267-76. 2002
    ..The name Rhizobium sullae sp. nov. is proposed, with isolate 1S123T (=USDA 4950T = DSM 14623T) as the type strain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender-sensitive association of CFTR gene mutations and 5T allele emerging from a large survey on infertility
    Antonella Morea
    Department of Paediatrics, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Via Giustiniani, Padova, Italy
    Mol Hum Reprod 11:607-14. 2005
    ..These results underline the importance of (i) assessing large sample populations and (ii) considering separately the two genders, whose genotypically opposite correlations with these phenomena may otherwise tend to mask each other...
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships between flies of the Tephritinae subfamily (Diptera, Tephritidae) and their symbiotic bacteria
    Luca Mazzon
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Università di Padova Agripolis, Padova, Italy
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:312-26. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence of two lineages of the symbiont 'Candidatus Erwinia dacicola' in Italian populations of Bactrocera oleae (Rossi) based on 16S rRNA gene sequences
    Claudia Savio
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:179-87. 2012
    ..No significant correlation emerged between the two symbiont haplotypes and the 16 host fly haplotypes observed, suggesting evidence for a mixed model of vertical and horizontal transmission of the symbiont during the fly life cycle...
  7. ncbi request reprint Oligogalacturonides: novel signaling molecules in Rhizobium-legume communications
    Roberto Moscatiello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 25:1387-95. 2012
    ..The above data suggest a novel role for oligogalacturonides as signaling molecules released in the rhizosphere in the initial rhizobium-legume interaction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Flavonoid-induced calcium signalling in Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. viciae
    Roberto Moscatiello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    New Phytol 188:814-23. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate a key role played by Ca(2+) in sensing and transducing plant-specific flavonoid signals in rhizobia and open up a new perspective in the flavonoid-NodD paradigm of nod gene regulation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Microbiological features and bioactivity of a fermented manure product (preparation 500) used in biodynamic agriculture
    Matteo Giannattasio
    Department of Agronomy, Animals, Natural Resources and Environment DAFNAE University of Padua, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 23:644-51. 2013
    ..The IAA activity and microbial degradation products qualify for a possible activity as soil biostimulants. Quantitative details and possible modes of action are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Presence of specific symbiotic bacteria in flies of the subfamily Tephritinae (Diptera Tephritidae) and their phylogenetic relationships: proposal of 'Candidatus Stammerula tephritidis'
    Luca Mazzon
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:1277-87. 2008
    ..The origin of this apparently polyphyletic relationship is discussed and a novel candidate organism is proposed for the first clade under the designation 'Candidatus Stammerula tephritidis'...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fungi associated with the southern Eurasian orchid Spiranthes spiralis (L.) Chevall
    Alessandra Tondello
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Fungal Biol 116:543-9. 2012
    ..The fact is reminiscent of the symbiotic compromise established by orchids with fungi of the rhizoctonia group...
  12. pmc A unique midgut-associated bacterial community hosted by the cave beetle Cansiliella servadeii (Coleoptera: Leptodirini) reveals parallel phylogenetic divergences from universal gut-specific ancestors
    Maurizio G Paoletti
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    BMC Microbiol 13:129. 2013
    ..We investigated its inner and outer microbiota using microscopy and DNA-based approaches...
  13. ncbi request reprint Monitoring a genetically modified Pseudomonas sp. released on pine leaves reveals concerted successional patterns of the bacterial phyllospheric community
    Sara Alberghini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, Legnaro, Padua, Italy
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:415-22. 2008
    ..This observation suggests interesting patterns of concerted environmental shifts by phyllospheric microorganisms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of the naringenin-inducible proteome in Rhizobium leguminosarum by isobaric tagging and mass spectrometry
    Serena Tolin
    Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and Environment, DAFNAE, Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Proteomics 13:1961-72. 2013
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Quorum vs. diffusion sensing: a quantitative analysis of the relevance of absorbing or reflecting boundaries
    Antonio Trovato
    CNISM and Department of Physics and Astronomy Galileo Galilei, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy Istituto Nazionale Fisica Nucleare INFN, Padova, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 352:198-203. 2014
    ..signal removal and their threshold-mediated phenotypic consequences are directly linked to the properties of biofilm boundaries, stressing the relevance of the diffusion sensing component in bacterial communication...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long term evaluation of field-released genetically modified rhizobia
    Viviana Corich
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Environ Biosafety Res 6:167-81. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Vegetation, soil and hydrology management influence denitrification activity and the composition of nirK-type denitrifier communities in a newly afforested riparian buffer
    Bruno Boz
    Department Agronomy Food Natural Resources Animals and Environment DAFNAE, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    N Biotechnol 30:675-84. 2013
    ....
  18. pmc Chemical elemental distribution and soil DNA fingerprints provide the critical evidence in murder case investigation
    Giuseppe Concheri
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Legnaro Padova Italy
    PLoS ONE 6:e20222. 2011
    ..The present report is the authorized disclosure of an investigation, carried out by Attorney General appointment, on a murder case in northern Italy, which yielded the critical supporting evidence for the judicial trial...
  19. pmc Evidence for calcium-mediated perception of plant symbiotic signals in aequorin-expressing Mesorhizobium loti
    Roberto Moscatiello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Via U, Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    BMC Microbiol 9:206. 2009
    ..In host plants, intracellular Ca(2+) changes are an integral part of the signalling mechanism. In rhizobia it is not yet known whether Ca(2+) can act as a transducer of symbiotic signals...
  20. ncbi request reprint Consequences of relative cellular positioning on quorum sensing and bacterial cell-to-cell communication
    Sara Alberghini
    Department of Agricultural Biotechnologies, Universita di Padova, Legnaro Padova, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 292:149-61. 2009
    ..Tables and formulas for the practical prediction of N-acyl homoserine lactones concentrations at desired distances in different cell density biofilms are provided...
  21. ncbi request reprint 'Candidatus Erwinia dacicola', a coevolved symbiotic bacterium of the olive fly Bactrocera oleae (Gmelin)
    Caterina Capuzzo
    Dipartimento di Agronomia Ambientale e Produzioni Vegetali, Universita di Padova, Agripolis, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1641-7. 2005
    ..A novel species is proposed, by virtue of its unique properties, under the designation 'Candidatus Erwinia dacicola'...
  22. ncbi request reprint Construction of a Pseudomonas sp. derivative carrying the cry9Aa gene from Bacillus thuringiensis and a proposal for new standard criteria to assess entomocidal properties of bacteria
    Sara Alberghini
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Agrarie, Universita di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro Padua, Italy
    Res Microbiol 156:690-9. 2005
    ..These were devised in order to express toxicities of entomocidal bacteria in a standard fashion enabling the fine tuning of biocontrol treatments as well as the comparative evaluation of different reports...
  23. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of predominantly nonculturable rhizobia with diverse, endophytic bacterial taxa within nodules of wild legumes
    Rosella Muresu
    Dipartimento di Scienze Agronomiche e Genetica Vegetale Agraria, Università degli Studi di Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 63:383-400. 2008
    ..Hypotheses to explain the nonculturability of rhizobia are presented, and pertinent literature on legume endophytes is discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Gamma proteobacteria can nodulate legumes of the genus Hedysarum
    Yacine Benhizia
    Laboratoire des Biotechnologies, Département des Sciences de la Nature et de la Vie, université Mentouri, Constantine, Algeria
    Syst Appl Microbiol 27:462-8. 2004
    ..An hypothesis to account for differences between the symbiotic relationships engaged by man-managed legumes, and those found in plants whose ecology is independent from human action, is discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint PCR primers based on different portions of insertion elements can assist genetic relatedness studies, strain fingerprinting and species identification in rhizobia
    Rosella Muresu
    C N R, Istituto per il Sistema Produzione, Animale in Ambiente Mediterraneo ISPAAM, Sezione di Sassari, c o Dipartimento di Scienze Agronomiche e Genetica Vegetale Agraria, Universita degli Studi di Sassari, Via Enrico de Nicola 07100, Sassari, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 54:445-53. 2005
    ..sullae strain examined, fulfilling the need of PCR-mediated species identification. A general use of other IS elements for a combined approach to rhizobial taxonomy and ecology is proposed...