John T Wertz

Summary

Affiliation: Calvin College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genomic and physiological characterization of the Verrucomicrobia isolate Diplosphaera colitermitum gen. nov., sp. nov., reveals microaerophily and nitrogen fixation genes
    John T Wertz
    Department of Biology, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:1544-55. 2012
  2. pmc Stenoxybacter acetivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an acetate-oxidizing obligate microaerophile among diverse O2-consuming bacteria from termite guts
    John T Wertz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6819-28. 2007
  3. pmc Physiological ecology of Stenoxybacter acetivorans, an obligate microaerophile in termite guts
    John T Wertz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6829-41. 2007
  4. pmc New strategies for cultivation and detection of previously uncultured microbes
    Bradley S Stevenson
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, 2209 Biomedical Physical Sciences, East Lansing, MI 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:4748-55. 2004

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Genomic and physiological characterization of the Verrucomicrobia isolate Diplosphaera colitermitum gen. nov., sp. nov., reveals microaerophily and nitrogen fixation genes
    John T Wertz
    Department of Biology, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:1544-55. 2012
    ..The genetic and physiological distinctiveness of TAV2 supports its recognition as the type strain of a new genus and species, for which the name Diplosphaera colitermitum gen. nov., sp. nov., is proposed...
  2. pmc Stenoxybacter acetivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an acetate-oxidizing obligate microaerophile among diverse O2-consuming bacteria from termite guts
    John T Wertz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6819-28. 2007
    ..The genetic and physiological distinctiveness of TAM-DN1 and related strains supports their recognition as a new genus and species, for which the name Stenoxybacter acetivorans gen. nov., sp. nov. is proposed...
  3. pmc Physiological ecology of Stenoxybacter acetivorans, an obligate microaerophile in termite guts
    John T Wertz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6829-41. 2007
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  4. pmc New strategies for cultivation and detection of previously uncultured microbes
    Bradley S Stevenson
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, 2209 Biomedical Physical Sciences, East Lansing, MI 48824 4320, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:4748-55. 2004
    ..Results illustrate the power of integrating culture methods with molecular techniques to isolate bacteria from phylogenetic groups underrepresented in culture...