Sijmen Schoustra

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Natural variation in virulence of the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana against malaria mosquitoes
    Claudio A Valero-Jiménez
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, P, O Box 309, 6700, AH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Malar J 13:479. 2014
  2. pmc Multivariate phenotypic divergence due to the fixation of beneficial mutations in experimentally evolved lineages of a filamentous fungus
    Sijmen E Schoustra
    Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50305. 2012
  3. pmc Antagonistic interactions peak at intermediate genetic distance in clinical and laboratory strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Sijmen E Schoustra
    Biology Department, University of Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    BMC Microbiol 12:40. 2012
  4. doi Correlation of mycelial growth rate with other phenotypic characters in evolved genotypes of Aspergillus nidulans
    Sijmen Schoustra
    Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Canada Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Fungal Biol 116:630-6. 2012
  5. doi Fitness-associated sexual reproduction in a filamentous fungus
    Sijmen Schoustra
    Department of Biology, Center for Applied Research in Environmental Genomics, University of Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Biol 20:1350-5. 2010

Collaborators

  • Howard D Rundle
  • Claudio A Valero-Jiménez
  • Bas J Zwaan
  • Jan A L van Kan
  • Willem Takken
  • Alfons J M Debets
  • Constantianus J M Koenraadt

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Natural variation in virulence of the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana against malaria mosquitoes
    Claudio A Valero-Jiménez
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, P, O Box 309, 6700, AH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Malar J 13:479. 2014
    ..However, few studies have analysed the effects of natural variation within fungal isolates on mosquito survival, and the implications and possible exploitation for malaria control...
  2. pmc Multivariate phenotypic divergence due to the fixation of beneficial mutations in experimentally evolved lineages of a filamentous fungus
    Sijmen E Schoustra
    Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50305. 2012
    ..These results are discussed in the context of the evolution of complex phenotypes through the input of adaptive mutations...
  3. pmc Antagonistic interactions peak at intermediate genetic distance in clinical and laboratory strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Sijmen E Schoustra
    Biology Department, University of Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    BMC Microbiol 12:40. 2012
    ..The strength of antagonism is therefore expected to peak at intermediate genetic distance...
  4. doi Correlation of mycelial growth rate with other phenotypic characters in evolved genotypes of Aspergillus nidulans
    Sijmen Schoustra
    Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Canada Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Fungal Biol 116:630-6. 2012
    ..Our results give insight into changes in fungal phenotype as a result of adaptation and suggest that mycelial growth rate is the only available target of selection...
  5. doi Fitness-associated sexual reproduction in a filamentous fungus
    Sijmen Schoustra
    Department of Biology, Center for Applied Research in Environmental Genomics, University of Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Biol 20:1350-5. 2010
    ..FAS in A. nidulans is unlikely to have evolved as a strategy to resist or avoid stress because asexual spores are more dispersive and equally resistant [12, 13]...