Edward F DeLong

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Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Community transcriptomics reveals universal patterns of protein sequence conservation in natural microbial communities
    Frank J Stewart
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Ford ES and T Building, Rm 1242, 311 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R26. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Microbiology. Life on the thermodynamic edge
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 317:327-8. 2007
  3. pmc Archaeal mysteries of the deep revealed
    Edward F DeLong
    Division of Biological Engineering and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6417-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Community genomics among stratified microbial assemblages in the ocean's interior
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 311:496-503. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Genomic perspectives in microbial oceanography
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, 48 427 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 437:336-42. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Modern microbial seascapes. Forward
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA E mail
    Nat Rev Microbiol 5:755-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Microbial community genomics in the ocean
    Edward F DeLong
    Division of Biological Engineering and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Room 48 427, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 3:459-69. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Microbiology. Microbial life breathes deep
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 306:2198-200. 2004
  9. doi request reprint The microbial ocean from genomes to biomes
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 459:200-6. 2009
  10. pmc Pattern and synchrony of gene expression among sympatric marine microbial populations
    Elizabeth A Ottesen
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:E488-97. 2013

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  1. pmc Community transcriptomics reveals universal patterns of protein sequence conservation in natural microbial communities
    Frank J Stewart
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Ford ES and T Building, Rm 1242, 311 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Genome Biol 12:R26. 2011
    ..The link between gene expression level and sequence conservation was examined using shotgun pyrosequencing of microbial community DNA and RNA from diverse marine environments, and from forest soil...
  2. ncbi request reprint Microbiology. Life on the thermodynamic edge
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 317:327-8. 2007
  3. pmc Archaeal mysteries of the deep revealed
    Edward F DeLong
    Division of Biological Engineering and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6417-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Community genomics among stratified microbial assemblages in the ocean's interior
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 311:496-503. 2006
    ..Comparative genomic analyses of stratified microbial communities have the potential to provide significant insight into higher-order community organization and dynamics...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genomic perspectives in microbial oceanography
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, 48 427 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 437:336-42. 2005
    ..Integration of these new genome-enabled insights into the broader framework of ocean science represents one of the great contemporary challenges for microbial oceanographers...
  6. doi request reprint Modern microbial seascapes. Forward
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA E mail
    Nat Rev Microbiol 5:755-7. 2007
    ..Here, Edward DeLong discusses the selection of articles in this Focus issue, in the context of the challenges and opportunities that face microbial oceanographers today...
  7. ncbi request reprint Microbial community genomics in the ocean
    Edward F DeLong
    Division of Biological Engineering and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Room 48 427, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 3:459-69. 2005
    ..Besides providing new perspectives on oceanic microbial communities, these new studies are now poised to reveal the fundamental principles that drive microbial ecological and evolutionary processes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Microbiology. Microbial life breathes deep
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 306:2198-200. 2004
  9. doi request reprint The microbial ocean from genomes to biomes
    Edward F DeLong
    Department of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 459:200-6. 2009
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  10. pmc Pattern and synchrony of gene expression among sympatric marine microbial populations
    Elizabeth A Ottesen
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:E488-97. 2013
    ..Our results also suggest a means by which complex multispecies metabolic processes could be coordinated, facilitating the regulation of matter and energy processing in a dynamically changing environment...
  11. pmc Comparative metagenomic analysis of a microbial community residing at a depth of 4,000 meters at station ALOHA in the North Pacific subtropical gyre
    Konstantinos T Konstantinidis
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Department of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5345-55. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Widespread known and novel phosphonate utilization pathways in marine bacteria revealed by functional screening and metagenomic analyses
    Asuncion Martinez
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Environ Microbiol 12:222-38. 2010
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  13. pmc Microbial community gene expression in ocean surface waters
    Jorge Frias-Lopez
    Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:3805-10. 2008
    ..Thus, microbial community transcriptomic analyses revealed not only indigenous gene- and taxon-specific expression patterns but also gene categories undetected in previous DNA-based metagenomic surveys...
  14. doi request reprint Phylogenetic analyses of ribosomal DNA-containing bacterioplankton genome fragments from a 4000 m vertical profile in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre
    Vinh D Pham
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 10:2313-30. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Characterizing microbial diversity in production water from an Alaskan mesothermic petroleum reservoir with two independent molecular methods
    Vinh D Pham
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 11:176-87. 2009
    ..These data suggest that acetate may be a key intermediary metabolite in this subsurface anaerobic food chain, which leads to methane production as the primary terminal electron sink...
  16. pmc Pathways of carbon assimilation and ammonia oxidation suggested by environmental genomic analyses of marine Crenarchaeota
    Steven J Hallam
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e95. 2006
    ..These findings further substantiate the likely global metabolic importance of Crenarchaeota with respect to key steps in the biogeochemical transformation of carbon and nitrogen in marine ecosystems...
  17. ncbi request reprint Quantitative distribution of presumptive archaeal and bacterial nitrifiers in Monterey Bay and the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre
    Tracy J Mincer
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 9:1162-75. 2007
    ..Additionally, distributional patterns of planktonic Crenarchaea and Nitrospina species suggest potential metabolic interactions between these groups in the ocean's water column...
  18. doi request reprint Metatranscriptomics reveals unique microbial small RNAs in the ocean's water column
    Yanmei Shi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 459:266-9. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Proteorhodopsin lateral gene transfer between marine planktonic Bacteria and Archaea
    Niels Ulrik Frigaard
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Building 48, 15 Vassar Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 439:847-50. 2006
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  20. pmc Integrated metatranscriptomic and metagenomic analyses of stratified microbial assemblages in the open ocean
    Yanmei Shi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, USA
    ISME J 5:999-1013. 2011
    ..In total, the data support the utility of coupled DNA and cDNA analyses for describing taxonomic and functional attributes of microbial communities in their natural habitats...
  21. pmc Microbial community transcriptomes reveal microbes and metabolic pathways associated with dissolved organic matter turnover in the sea
    Jay McCarren
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16420-7. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that coordinated, cooperative activities of a variety of bacterial "specialists" may be critical in the cycling of marine DOM, emphasizing the importance of microbial community dynamics in the global carbon cycle...
  22. ncbi request reprint Design and testing of 'genome-proxy' microarrays to profile marine microbial communities
    Virginia I Rich
    The MIT WHOI Joint Program in Biological Oceanography, MIT, 48 427, 15 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 10:506-21. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint Genomic patterns of recombination, clonal divergence and environment in marine microbial populations
    Konstantinos T Konstantinidis
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    ISME J 2:1052-65. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Genomic islands and the ecology and evolution of Prochlorococcus
    Maureen L Coleman
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 15 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 311:1768-70. 2006
    ..Genomic islands in this free-living photoautotroph share features with pathogenicity islands of parasitic bacteria, suggesting a general mechanism for niche differentiation in microbial species...
  25. doi request reprint Time-series analyses of Monterey Bay coastal microbial picoplankton using a 'genome proxy' microarray
    Virginia I Rich
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 13:116-34. 2011
    ..The array provided a relatively cost-effective approach (∼$15 per array) for surveying the natural history of uncultivated lineages...
  26. pmc Metatranscriptomic analysis of autonomously collected and preserved marine bacterioplankton
    Elizabeth A Ottesen
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    ISME J 5:1881-95. 2011
    ..These laboratory and field tests confirmed that autonomous collection and preservation is a feasible and useful approach for characterizing the expressed genes and environmental responses of marine microbial communities...
  27. doi request reprint Transcriptional responses of surface water marine microbial assemblages to deep-sea water amendment
    Yanmei Shi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 14:191-206. 2012
    ..In total, the results provide new insight into short-term responses of picoplankton to DSW mixing, which occur prior to the more well-studied, longer-term growth responses of larger phytoplankton species...
  28. doi request reprint Development and quantitative analyses of a universal rRNA-subtraction protocol for microbial metatranscriptomics
    Frank J Stewart
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Parsons Laboratory, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    ISME J 4:896-907. 2010
    ..These results indicate that pyrosequencing captures a small subset of total mRNA diversity and underscores the importance of reliable rRNA subtraction procedures to enhance sequencing coverage across the functional transcript pool...
  29. pmc Genomic analysis of the uncultivated marine crenarchaeote Cenarchaeum symbiosum
    Steven J Hallam
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:18296-301. 2006
    ..In total, the C. symbiosum genome was remarkably distinct from those of other known Archaea and shared many core metabolic features in common with its free-living planktonic relatives...
  30. doi request reprint Phosphite utilization by the marine picocyanobacterium Prochlorococcus MIT9301
    Asuncion Martinez
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Division of Biological Engineering Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Environ Microbiol 14:1363-77. 2012
    ..These results strongly suggest that phosphite represents a previously unrecognized component of the marine P cycle...
  31. ncbi request reprint Microbial community phylogenetic and trait diversity declines with depth in a marine oxygen minimum zone
    Jessica A Bryant
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Parsons Laboratory 48, 15 Vassar Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Ecology 93:1659-73. 2012
    ..Finally, we discuss how our results may relate to niche theory, diversity-energy relationships and stress gradients...
  32. pmc Light-induced transcriptional responses associated with proteorhodopsin-enhanced growth in a marine flavobacterium
    Hiroyuki Kimura
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    ISME J 5:1641-51. 2011
    ..In total, the results suggested the importance of both the PR-enabled, light-driven proton gradient, as well as the generation of a Na(+) ion gradient, as essential components for light-enhanced growth in these flavobacteria...
  33. pmc Comparison of large-insert, small-insert and pyrosequencing libraries for metagenomic analysis
    Thomas Danhorn
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    ISME J 6:2056-66. 2012
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  34. ncbi request reprint Proteorhodopsin photosystem gene clusters exhibit co-evolutionary trends and shared ancestry among diverse marine microbial phyla
    Jay McCarren
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Environ Microbiol 9:846-58. 2007
    ..Strong selection pressure apparently acts to preserve these light-dependent photosystems in diverse marine microbial lineages...
  35. pmc Public good dynamics drive evolution of iron acquisition strategies in natural bacterioplankton populations
    Otto X Cordero
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:20059-64. 2012
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  36. pmc Metatranscriptomic analysis of sulfur oxidation genes in the endosymbiont of solemya velum
    Frank J Stewart
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, USA
    Front Microbiol 2:134. 2011
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  37. doi request reprint Microbial metatranscriptomics in a permanent marine oxygen minimum zone
    Frank J Stewart
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, 311 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Environ Microbiol 14:23-40. 2012
    ..g. sulfur oxidation), highlight gene-specific expression patterns in the context of the entire community transcriptome, as well as identify key functional groups for taxon-specific genomic profiling...
  38. ncbi request reprint Microbial population genomics and ecology: the road ahead
    Edward F DeLong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Environ Microbiol 6:875-8. 2004
  39. pmc Growth and methane oxidation rates of anaerobic methanotrophic archaea in a continuous-flow bioreactor
    Peter R Girguis
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:5472-82. 2003
    ..The AMIS may also enable the enrichment, purification, and isolation of methanotrophic archaea as pure cultures or defined syntrophic consortia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Microbial population genomics and ecology
    Edward F DeLong
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039, USA
    Curr Opin Microbiol 5:520-4. 2002
    ..Genome-enabled approaches are now significantly advancing current knowledge of genome content, diversity, population biology and evolution in natural microbial populations...
  41. ncbi request reprint Different SAR86 subgroups harbour divergent proteorhodopsins
    Gazalah Sabehi
    Department of Biology, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Environ Microbiol 6:903-10. 2004
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  42. pmc Low genomic diversity in tropical oceanic N2-fixing cyanobacteria
    Jonathan P Zehr
    Department of Ocean Sciences, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17807-12. 2007
    ..Although genomic diversity seems to be the rule in many, if not most, marine microbial lineages, different forces may control the evolution and diversification in low abundance microorganisms, such as the nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria...
  43. ncbi request reprint Power from the deep
    Edward F DeLong
    Nat Biotechnol 20:788-9. 2002
  44. pmc Multiple archaeal groups mediate methane oxidation in anoxic cold seep sediments
    Victoria J Orphan
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA 95039, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:7663-8. 2002
    ..Other microbial groups, including ANME-1 archaea, are capable of anaerobic methane consumption either as single cells, in monospecific aggregates, or in multispecies consortia...
  45. ncbi request reprint Unsuspected diversity among marine aerobic anoxygenic phototrophs
    Oded Beja
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039 0628, USA
    Nature 415:630-3. 2002
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  46. pmc Comparison of fluorescently labeled oligonucleotide and polynucleotide probes for the detection of pelagic marine bacteria and archaea
    Annelie Pernthaler
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:661-7. 2002
    ..g., coastal surface waters during spring and summer...
  47. pmc Identification of methyl coenzyme M reductase A (mcrA) genes associated with methane-oxidizing archaea
    Steven J Hallam
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039 9644, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:5483-91. 2003
    ..These results provide a basis for identifying methanotrophic archaea with mcrA sequences and define a functional genomic link between methanogenic and methanotrophic archaea...
  48. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of archaeal genotypic variants in a single population and in two different oceanic provinces
    Oded Beja
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:335-45. 2002
    ..Our results also demonstrate that genomic approaches can provide high-resolution information relevant to microbial population genetics, ecology, and evolution, even for microbes that have not yet been cultivated...
  49. pmc Proteorhodopsin genes are distributed among divergent marine bacterial taxa
    José R de la Torre
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:12830-5. 2003
    ..Our analyses also demonstrate the utility of cultivation-independent comparative genomic approaches for assessing gene content and distribution in naturally occurring microbes...
  50. ncbi request reprint Microbiology: reconstructing the wild types
    Edward F DeLong
    Nature 428:25-6. 2004
  51. ncbi request reprint Fosmids of novel marine Planctomycetes from the Namibian and Oregon coast upwelling systems and their cross-comparison with planctomycete genomes
    Dagmar Woebken
    Department of Molecular Ecology, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    ISME J 1:419-35. 2007
    ..stuttgartiensis plus the surprising lack of almost any planctomycete-specific gene within this organism reveals an unexpected distinctiveness of anammox bacteria from all other Planctomycetes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Reverse methanogenesis: testing the hypothesis with environmental genomics
    Steven J Hallam
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA 95064, USA
    Science 305:1457-62. 2004
    ..These genome-based observations support previous hypotheses and provide an informed foundation for metabolic modeling of anaerobic methane oxidation...
  53. pmc Growth and population dynamics of anaerobic methane-oxidizing archaea and sulfate-reducing bacteria in a continuous-flow bioreactor
    Peter R Girguis
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, California 95039, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:3725-33. 2005
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  54. pmc Comparative genomics of DNA fragments from six Antarctic marine planktonic bacteria
    Joseph J Grzymski
    Desert Research Institute, 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV 89512, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:1532-41. 2006
    ..These characteristics were not specific to any one phylum, COG role category, or G+C content and imply that underlying genotypic and biochemical adaptations to the cold are inherent to life in the permanently subzero Antarctic waters...
  55. pmc Metagenomic analysis reveals diverse polyketide synthase gene clusters in microorganisms associated with the marine sponge Discodermia dissoluta
    Andreas Schirmer
    Kosan Biosciences Inc, 3832 Bay Center Place, Hayward, CA 94545, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:4840-9. 2005
    ..The filamentous bacterial community of D. dissoluta consists mainly of Entotheonella spp., an unculturable sponge-specific taxon previously implicated in the biosynthesis of bioactive peptides...
  56. doi request reprint The microbial engines that drive Earth's biogeochemical cycles
    Paul G Falkowski
    Environmental Biophysics and Molecular Ecology Program, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Science 320:1034-9. 2008
    ..A major challenge in the coming decades is to understand how these machines evolved, how they work, and the processes that control their activity on both molecular and planetary scales...
  57. ncbi request reprint Archaeal pre-mRNA splicing: a connection to hetero-oligomeric splicing endonuclease
    Shigeo Yoshinari
    Department of Biomedical Chemistry, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 346:1024-32. 2006
    ..tokodaii. These observations are consistent with previous reports indicating that subunit composition of the splicing endonuclease contributes to substrate specificity...
  58. pmc Histones in crenarchaea
    L ubomíra Cubonová
    Department of Microbiology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Bacteriol 187:5482-5. 2005
    ..The discovery of histones in Crenarchaea supports the argument that histones evolved before the divergence of Archaea and Eukarya...
  59. ncbi request reprint Microbiology: all in the packaging
    Edward F DeLong
    Nature 419:676-7. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Molecular diversity among marine picophytoplankton as revealed by psbA analyses
    Gil Zeidner
    Department of Biology, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Environ Microbiol 5:212-6. 2003
    ..Furthermore, using environmental bacterial artificial chromosome (BAC) libraries, we were able to correlate psbA genes with small subunit rRNAs and, therefore, to confirm their phylogenetic affiliation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Novel Proteorhodopsin variants from the Mediterranean and Red Seas
    Gazalah Sabehi
    Department of Biology, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Environ Microbiol 5:842-9. 2003
    ..These variants could represent functionally divergent paralogous genes, derived from the same or similar species, or orthologous proteorhodopsins that are distributed amongst divergent planktonic microbial taxa...