Rosario Gil

Summary

Affiliation: University of Valencia
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Massive presence of insertion sequences in the genome of SOPE, the primary endosymbiont of the rice weevil Sitophilus oryzae
    Rosario Gil
    Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Genetics, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Int Microbiol 11:41-8. 2008
  2. pmc Determination of the core of a minimal bacterial gene set
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartat Oficial 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 68:518-37, table of contents. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Bacterial endosymbionts of insects: insights from comparative genomics
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva and Departament de Genètica, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Environ Microbiol 6:1109-22. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A small microbial genome: the end of a long symbiotic relationship?
    Vicente Perez-Brocal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Science 314:312-3. 2006
  5. pmc The frontier between cell and organelle: genome analysis of Candidatus Carsonella ruddii
    Javier Tamames
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 7:181. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of two genomic regions among four strains of Buchnera aphidicola, primary endosymbiont of aphids
    Vicente Perez-Brocal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado de Correos 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Gene 345:73-80. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasmids in the aphid endosymbiont Buchnera aphidicola with the smallest genomes. A puzzling evolutionary story
    Rosario Gil
    Instituto Cavanilles de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Universidad de Valencia, Apartado de Correos 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Gene 370:17-25. 2006
  8. pmc How does Tremblaya princeps get essential proteins from its nested partner Moranella endobia in the Mealybug Planoccocus citri?
    Sergio López-Madrigal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat y Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Paterna Valencia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e77307. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Toward minimal bacterial cells: evolution vs. design
    Andres Moya
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:225-35. 2009
  10. pmc Mealybugs nested endosymbiosis: going into the 'matryoshka' system in Planococcus citri in depth
    Sergio López-Madrigal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, Valencia 46071, Spain
    BMC Microbiol 13:74. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Massive presence of insertion sequences in the genome of SOPE, the primary endosymbiont of the rice weevil Sitophilus oryzae
    Rosario Gil
    Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Genetics, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Int Microbiol 11:41-8. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Determination of the core of a minimal bacterial gene set
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartat Oficial 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 68:518-37, table of contents. 2004
    ..The main features of such a minimal gene set, as well as the metabolic functions that must be present in the hypothetical minimal cell, are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bacterial endosymbionts of insects: insights from comparative genomics
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva and Departament de Genètica, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Environ Microbiol 6:1109-22. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint A small microbial genome: the end of a long symbiotic relationship?
    Vicente Perez-Brocal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Science 314:312-3. 2006
    ..In addition, most retained genes are evolving rapidly. Possibly, B. aphidicola BCc is losing its symbiotic capacity and is being complemented (and might be replaced) by the highly abundant coexisting secondary symbiont...
  5. pmc The frontier between cell and organelle: genome analysis of Candidatus Carsonella ruddii
    Javier Tamames
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 7:181. 2007
    ..This genome consists of a circular chromosome of 159,662 bp and has been proposed as the smallest bacterial endosymbiont genome known to date...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of two genomic regions among four strains of Buchnera aphidicola, primary endosymbiont of aphids
    Vicente Perez-Brocal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado de Correos 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Gene 345:73-80. 2005
    ..aphidicola strains. However, when only conserved genes and intergenic regions of the four B. aphidicola strains are compared, the G+C reduction is higher in the fpr-trxA region...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasmids in the aphid endosymbiont Buchnera aphidicola with the smallest genomes. A puzzling evolutionary story
    Rosario Gil
    Instituto Cavanilles de Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva, Universidad de Valencia, Apartado de Correos 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Gene 370:17-25. 2006
    ..In addition, these B. aphidicola plasmids are the simplest described in this species, indicating that plasmids are also involved in the genome shrinkage process...
  8. pmc How does Tremblaya princeps get essential proteins from its nested partner Moranella endobia in the Mealybug Planoccocus citri?
    Sergio López-Madrigal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat y Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Paterna Valencia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e77307. 2013
    ..We propose a sporadic pattern for the predicted protein exportation events, which could be putatively controlled by the host and/or mediated by local osmotic stress. ..
  9. doi request reprint Toward minimal bacterial cells: evolution vs. design
    Andres Moya
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:225-35. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Mealybugs nested endosymbiosis: going into the 'matryoshka' system in Planococcus citri in depth
    Sergio López-Madrigal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, Valencia 46071, Spain
    BMC Microbiol 13:74. 2013
    ..Usually, both endosymbionts maintain their cellular identity. An exception is the endosymbiosis found in mealybugs of the subfamily Pseudoccinae, such as Planococcus citri, with Moranella endobia located inside Tremblaya princeps...
  11. pmc The genome sequence of Blochmannia floridanus: comparative analysis of reduced genomes
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartat Oficial 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:9388-93. 2003
    ..Comparative analysis of the five known genomes from insect endosymbiotic bacteria reveals they share only 313 genes, a number that may be close to the minimum gene set necessary to sustain endosymbiotic life...
  12. doi request reprint Learning how to live together: genomic insights into prokaryote-animal symbioses
    Andres Moya
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado de correos 22085 46071 València and CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Spain
    Nat Rev Genet 9:218-29. 2008
    ....
  13. pmc Extreme genome reduction in Buchnera spp.: toward the minimal genome needed for symbiotic life
    Rosario Gil
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartat Oficial 2085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:4454-8. 2002
    ..Our findings strongly suggest that the Buchnera genome is still experiencing a reductive process toward a minimum set of genes necessary for its symbiotic lifestyle...
  14. pmc Complete genome sequence of "Candidatus Tremblaya princeps" strain PCVAL, an intriguing translational machine below the living-cell status
    Sergio López-Madrigal
    Institut Cavanilles de Biodiversitat i Biologia Evolutiva, Universitat de Valencia, Apartado Postal 22085, 46071 Valencia, Spain
    J Bacteriol 193:5587-8. 2011
    ..The genome sequence reveals that "Ca. Tremblaya princeps" cannot be considered an independent organism but that the consortium with its gammaproteobacterial symbiotic associate represents a new composite living being...