Affiliation: University of Exeter
- Pyrosequencing the transcriptome of the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum reveals multiple transcripts encoding insecticide targets and detoxifying enzymesNikos Karatolos
Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK
BMC Genomics 12:56. 2011..This 'unigene set' will form a critical reference point for quantitation of over-expressed messages via digital transcriptomics...
- Comparative genomics of the emerging human pathogen Photorhabdus asymbiotica with the insect pathogen Photorhabdus luminescensPaul Wilkinson
School of Biosciences, University of Exeter in Cornwall, Penryn TR10 9EZ, UK
BMC Genomics 10:302. 2009..Here we compare the complete genome of Pa ATCC43949 with that of the previously sequenced insect pathogen P. luminescens strain TT01 which was isolated from its entomopathogenic nematode vector collected from soil in Trinidad and Tobago...
- New plasmids and putative virulence factors from the draft genome of an Australian clinical isolate of Photorhabdus asymbioticaPaul Wilkinson
School of Biosciences, University of Exeter in Cornwall, Penryn, UK
FEMS Microbiol Lett 309:136-43. 2010..The genome of the Kingscliff strain also contains several genomic differences from the US isolate, whose potential significance in virulence against both humans and insects is discussed...
- Pyrosequencing of the midgut transcriptome of the poplar leaf beetle Chrysomela tremulae reveals new gene families in ColeopteraYannick Pauchet
University of Exeter in Cornwall, Penryn, UK
Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:403-13. 2009..We also describe a wealth of new transcripts predicting rapidly evolving gene families involved in plant tissue digestion, which have no homologs in the genome of the stored product pest the Red Flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum...