R B Frankel

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Affiliation: California Polytechnic State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Magneto-aerotaxis in marine coccoid bacteria
    R B Frankel
    Physics Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407, USA
    Biophys J 73:994-1000. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnetite biomineralization and ancient life on Mars
    R B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 93407, USA
    Curr Opin Chem Biol 4:171-6. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint How magnetotactic bacteria make magnetosomes queue up
    Richard B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Trends Microbiol 14:329-31. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Magnetosomes and magneto-aerotaxis
    Richard B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Contrib Microbiol 16:182-93. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Magnetosome formation in prokaryotes
    Dennis A Bazylinski
    Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 2:217-30. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetotactic bacteria on Earth and on Mars
    Christopher P McKay
    Space Science Division, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California 94035, USA
    Astrobiology 3:263-70. 2003
  7. pmc Habits of magnetosome crystals in coccoid magnetotactic bacteria
    Ulysses Lins
    Departamento de Microbiologia Geral, Instituto de Microbiologia Prof Paulo de Goes, CCS, Bl I, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:4902-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Crystal habits and magnetic microstructures of magnetosomes in coccoid magnetotactic bacteria
    Ulysses Lins
    Instituto de Microbiologia Professor Paulo de Goes, CCS, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    An Acad Bras Cienc 78:463-74. 2006

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Publications9

  1. pmc Magneto-aerotaxis in marine coccoid bacteria
    R B Frankel
    Physics Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407, USA
    Biophys J 73:994-1000. 1997
    ..The cells also exhibited a response to short-wavelength light (< or = 500 nm), which caused them to swim persistently parallel to the magnetic field during illumination...
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnetite biomineralization and ancient life on Mars
    R B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 93407, USA
    Curr Opin Chem Biol 4:171-6. 2000
    ..In spite of new observations and interpretations, the question of ancient life on Mars remains unresolved. Putative biogenic, nanometer magnetite has now become a leading focus in the debate...
  3. ncbi request reprint How magnetotactic bacteria make magnetosomes queue up
    Richard B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Trends Microbiol 14:329-31. 2006
    ..Here, we describe the two studies and highlight questions that must be addressed in future investigations of how magnetotactic bacteria construct their magnetic compass needles...
  4. doi request reprint Magnetosomes and magneto-aerotaxis
    Richard B Frankel
    Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Contrib Microbiol 16:182-93. 2009
    ..Magneto-aerotaxis could also facilitate access to regions of higher nutrient and electron acceptor concentration via periodic excursions above and below the preferred oxygen concentration level...
  5. ncbi request reprint Magnetosome formation in prokaryotes
    Dennis A Bazylinski
    Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 2:217-30. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetotactic bacteria on Earth and on Mars
    Christopher P McKay
    Space Science Division, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California 94035, USA
    Astrobiology 3:263-70. 2003
    ..Deposits in ancient lakebeds could contain well-preserved chains of magnetite clearly indicating a biogenic origin...
  7. pmc Habits of magnetosome crystals in coccoid magnetotactic bacteria
    Ulysses Lins
    Departamento de Microbiologia Geral, Instituto de Microbiologia Prof Paulo de Goes, CCS, Bl I, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:4902-5. 2005
    ..In addition to the crystal habits, the crystallographic positioning of successive crystals in the magnetosome chain appears to be under strict biological control...
  8. ncbi request reprint Crystal habits and magnetic microstructures of magnetosomes in coccoid magnetotactic bacteria
    Ulysses Lins
    Instituto de Microbiologia Professor Paulo de Goes, CCS, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    An Acad Bras Cienc 78:463-74. 2006
    ..Whereas the large magnetosomes in Itaipu-1 are metastable, single-magnetic domains, magnetosomes in Itaipu-3 are permanent, single-magnetic domains, as in most magnetotactic bacteria...