Gillian C Baker

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Western Cape
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint PCR-based detection of non-indigenous microorganisms in 'pristine' environments
    Gillian C Baker
    Department of Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Microbiol Methods 53:157-64. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint 16 S rDNA primers and the unbiased assessment of thermophile diversity
    G C Baker
    Advanced Research Centre for Applied Microbiology, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville 7535, Cape Town, South Africa
    Biochem Soc Trans 32:218-21. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Nanoarchaeal 16S rRNA gene sequences are widely dispersed in hyperthermophilic and mesophilic halophilic environments
    Ana Casanueva
    Department of Biotechnology, Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and Metagenomics, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville, 7535, South Africa
    Extremophiles 12:651-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diversity in the rhizosphere of Proteaceae species
    William H L Stafford
    Advanced Research Centre for Applied Microbiology, Department of Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, Bellville 7535, Cape Town, South Africa
    Environ Microbiol 7:1755-68. 2005

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint PCR-based detection of non-indigenous microorganisms in 'pristine' environments
    Gillian C Baker
    Department of Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Microbiol Methods 53:157-64. 2003
    ..We conclude that despite these limitations, PCR and related technologies offer enormous scope for assessment of both natural and non-indigenous microbial distributions...
  2. ncbi request reprint 16 S rDNA primers and the unbiased assessment of thermophile diversity
    G C Baker
    Advanced Research Centre for Applied Microbiology, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville 7535, Cape Town, South Africa
    Biochem Soc Trans 32:218-21. 2004
    ..Here we present the application of these new primers for preparation of 16 S libraries from thermophile communities...
  3. doi request reprint Nanoarchaeal 16S rRNA gene sequences are widely dispersed in hyperthermophilic and mesophilic halophilic environments
    Ana Casanueva
    Department of Biotechnology, Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and Metagenomics, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville, 7535, South Africa
    Extremophiles 12:651-6. 2008
    ..These results suggest that nanoarchaeotes are not strictly hyperthermophilic organisms, are not restricted to hyperthermophilic hosts and may be found in a large range of environmental conditions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diversity in the rhizosphere of Proteaceae species
    William H L Stafford
    Advanced Research Centre for Applied Microbiology, Department of Biotechnology, University of the Western Cape, Bellville 7535, Cape Town, South Africa
    Environ Microbiol 7:1755-68. 2005
    ..truncatulum rhizosphere. Archaea-specific rDNA PCR, DGGE and DNA sequencing revealed that Crenarcheote genospecies were excluded from the plant rhizosphere soil and only present in non-rhizosphere soil...