Morten O A Sommer

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Functional characterization of the antibiotic resistance reservoir in the human microflora
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 325:1128-31. 2009
  2. pmc A functional metagenomic approach for expanding the synthetic biology toolbox for biomass conversion
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mol Syst Biol 6:360. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The human microbiome harbors a diverse reservoir of antibiotic resistance genes
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Virulence 1:299-303. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Bacteria subsisting on antibiotics
    Gautam Dantas
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 320:100-3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Functional characterization of the antibiotic resistance reservoir in the human microflora
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 325:1128-31. 2009
    ..The immense diversity of resistance genes in the human microbiome could contribute to future emergence of antibiotic resistance in human pathogens...
  2. pmc A functional metagenomic approach for expanding the synthetic biology toolbox for biomass conversion
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mol Syst Biol 6:360. 2010
    ..This platform presents a route for expanding the repertoire of genetic elements available to synthetic biology and provides a starting point for efforts to engineer robust strains for biofuel generation...
  3. doi request reprint The human microbiome harbors a diverse reservoir of antibiotic resistance genes
    Morten O A Sommer
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Virulence 1:299-303. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Bacteria subsisting on antibiotics
    Gautam Dantas
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 320:100-3. 2008
    ..This phenomenon suggests that this unappreciated reservoir of antibiotic-resistance determinants can contribute to the increasing levels of multiple antibiotic resistance in pathogenic bacteria...