Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands
- Identification of a novel family of sequence repeats among prokaryotesRund Jansen
Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Veterinary Faculty, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
OMICS 6:23-33. 2002..The SPIDR locus of M. tuberculosis is extensively used for strain typing. The finding of SPIDR loci in other prokaryotes, including the pathogens Salmonella, Campylobacter, and Pasteurella may extend this surveillance to other species...
- Identification of genes that are associated with DNA repeats in prokaryotesRuud Jansen
Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Bacteriology Division, Veterinary Faculty, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 1, 3584 CL Utrecht, The Netherlands
Mol Microbiol 43:1565-75. 2002..The spatial coherence of CRISPR and cas genes may stimulate new research on the genesis and biological role of these repeats and genes...
- Identification of genes affecting Salmonella enterica serovar enteritidis infection of chicken macrophagesYixian Zhao
Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Utrecht University, 3584 CL Utrecht, The Netherlands
Infect Immun 70:5319-21. 2002..One of the newly identified genes was the pbpA2 gene, belonging to the penicillin binding protein gene family...
- Characterization of plasmid pOR1 from Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale and construction of a shuttle plasmidRuud Jansen
Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 1, 3584 CL Utrecht, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:5853-8. 2004..coli and O. rhinotracheale, fulfilling the criteria for a shuttle plasmid that can be used for transformation, targeted mutagenesis, and the construction of defined attenuated vaccine strains...