Rachael M Morgan-Kiss

Summary

Affiliation: Miami University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Diversity and expression of RubisCO genes in a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake during the polar night transition
    Weidong Kong
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:4358-66. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Identity and physiology of a new psychrophilic eukaryotic green alga, Chlorella sp., strain BI, isolated from a transitory pond near Bratina Island, Antarctica
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, 700 E High Street, Oxford, OH 45045, USA
    Extremophiles 12:701-11. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A new Escherichia coli metabolic competency: growth on fatty acids by a novel anaerobic beta-oxidation pathway
    John W Campbell
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Mol Microbiol 47:793-805. 2003
  4. pmc Expression of Vibrio harveyi acyl-ACP synthetase allows efficient entry of exogenous fatty acids into the Escherichia coli fatty acid and lipid A synthetic pathways
    Yanfang Jiang
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Biochemistry 49:718-26. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The Escherichia coli fadK (ydiD) gene encodes an anerobically regulated short chain acyl-CoA synthetase
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:37324-33. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of crystallins and lipids from the lens of Antarctic toothfish and cow
    Andor J Kiss
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 180:1019-32. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of form II RubisCO (cbbM) in a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake
    Weidong Kong
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45045, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 82:491-500. 2012
  8. pmc The Lactococcus lactis FabF fatty acid synthetic enzyme can functionally replace both the FabB and FabF proteins of Escherichia coli and the FabH protein of Lactococcus lactis
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, B103 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 601 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Arch Microbiol 190:427-37. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Review: the Antarctic Chlamydomonas raudensis: an emerging model for cold adaptation of photosynthesis
    Jenna M Dolhi
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, 700 E High St, 32 Pearson Hall, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Extremophiles 17:711-22. 2013
  10. pmc Protist diversity in a permanently ice-covered Antarctic lake during the polar night transition
    Scott Bielewicz
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    ISME J 5:1559-64. 2011

Collaborators

  • John E Cronan
  • Thomas E Hanson
  • John T Lisle
  • Weidong Kong
  • Jenna M Dolhi
  • John W Campbell
  • John C Priscu
  • Scott Bielewicz
  • Andor J Kiss
  • Yanfang Jiang
  • Denis P Maxwell
  • Amy Chiuchiolo
  • David C Ream
  • John Priscu
  • Elanor Bell
  • Iddo Friedberg
  • Chi Ho Chan
  • Arthur L Devries

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Diversity and expression of RubisCO genes in a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake during the polar night transition
    Weidong Kong
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:4358-66. 2012
    ..The distinct water chemistries of the east and west lobes have resulted in depth- and lobe-dependent variability in RubisCO diversity, which plays a role in transcriptional activity of the key gene responsible for carbon fixation...
  2. doi request reprint Identity and physiology of a new psychrophilic eukaryotic green alga, Chlorella sp., strain BI, isolated from a transitory pond near Bratina Island, Antarctica
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, 700 E High Street, Oxford, OH 45045, USA
    Extremophiles 12:701-11. 2008
    ..Thus, this newly isolated photopsychrophile has retained a higher versatility in response to environmental change than other well studied cold-adapted chlorophytes...
  3. ncbi request reprint A new Escherichia coli metabolic competency: growth on fatty acids by a novel anaerobic beta-oxidation pathway
    John W Campbell
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Mol Microbiol 47:793-805. 2003
    ..These three genes are conserved in the available genome sequences of pathogenic E. coli, Shigella and Salmonella strains...
  4. pmc Expression of Vibrio harveyi acyl-ACP synthetase allows efficient entry of exogenous fatty acids into the Escherichia coli fatty acid and lipid A synthetic pathways
    Yanfang Jiang
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Biochemistry 49:718-26. 2010
    ..coli mutant strains that lack essential fatty acid synthesis enzymes. Thus, this strategy provides a new tool for circumventing the loss of enzymes essential for FAS function...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Escherichia coli fadK (ydiD) gene encodes an anerobically regulated short chain acyl-CoA synthetase
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:37324-33. 2004
    ..Expression of FadK is repressed during aerobic growth and is maximally expressed under anaerobic conditions in the presence of the terminal electron acceptor, fumarate...
  6. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of crystallins and lipids from the lens of Antarctic toothfish and cow
    Andor J Kiss
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 180:1019-32. 2010
    ..We conclude that long-lived fishes are likely good animal models of lens crystallin solubility and may model post-translational modifications and solubility changes better than short-lived animal models...
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of form II RubisCO (cbbM) in a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake
    Weidong Kong
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45045, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 82:491-500. 2012
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  8. pmc The Lactococcus lactis FabF fatty acid synthetic enzyme can functionally replace both the FabB and FabF proteins of Escherichia coli and the FabH protein of Lactococcus lactis
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, B103 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 601 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Arch Microbiol 190:427-37. 2008
    ..Incorporation of octanoate and decanoate labeled with deuterium showed that these acids were incorporated intact as the distal methyl and methylene groups of the long chain fatty acids...
  9. doi request reprint Review: the Antarctic Chlamydomonas raudensis: an emerging model for cold adaptation of photosynthesis
    Jenna M Dolhi
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, 700 E High St, 32 Pearson Hall, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Extremophiles 17:711-22. 2013
    ..More than two decades of work on UWO241 have produced one of our most comprehensive views of environmental adaptation in a cold-adapted, photosynthetic microbial eukaryote. ..
  10. pmc Protist diversity in a permanently ice-covered Antarctic lake during the polar night transition
    Scott Bielewicz
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    ISME J 5:1559-64. 2011
    ..However, vertical and temporal variation in protist distribution occurred, indicating the influence of the unique water chemistry on the biology of the two dry valley watersheds...
  11. doi request reprint Chlorobaculum tepidum regulates chlorosome structure and function in response to temperature and electron donor availability
    Rachael M Morgan-Kiss
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, OH, 45045, USA
    Photosynth Res 99:11-21. 2009
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