Shanmuga Sozhamannan

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Bacillus anthracis chromosome contains four conserved, excision-proficient, putative prophages
    Shanmuga Sozhamannan
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20852, USA
    BMC Microbiol 6:34. 2006
  2. pmc Rapid identification of genetic modifications in Bacillus anthracis using whole genome draft sequences generated by 454 pyrosequencing
    Peter E Chen
    Naval Medical Research Center, Biological Defense Research Directorate, Silver Spring, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12397. 2010
  3. pmc Genetic variation and linkage disequilibrium in Bacillus anthracis
    Michael E Zwick
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Sci Rep 1:169. 2011
  4. pmc Molecular characterization of a variant of Bacillus anthracis-specific phage AP50 with improved bacteriolytic activity
    Shanmuga Sozhamannan
    Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6792-6. 2008
  5. pmc Arbovirus detection in insect vectors by rapid, high-throughput pyrosequencing
    Kimberly A Bishop-Lilly
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e878. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc The Bacillus anthracis chromosome contains four conserved, excision-proficient, putative prophages
    Shanmuga Sozhamannan
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20852, USA
    BMC Microbiol 6:34. 2006
    ..The B. anthracis genome sequence contains four putative lambdoid prophages. We undertook this study in order to understand whether the four prophages are unique to B. anthracis and whether they produce active phages...
  2. pmc Rapid identification of genetic modifications in Bacillus anthracis using whole genome draft sequences generated by 454 pyrosequencing
    Peter E Chen
    Naval Medical Research Center, Biological Defense Research Directorate, Silver Spring, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12397. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Genetic variation and linkage disequilibrium in Bacillus anthracis
    Michael E Zwick
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Sci Rep 1:169. 2011
    ..anthracis strains since the origin of the pathogen. This pattern of common genetic variation suggests a framework for recognizing new or genetically engineered strains...
  4. pmc Molecular characterization of a variant of Bacillus anthracis-specific phage AP50 with improved bacteriolytic activity
    Shanmuga Sozhamannan
    Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6792-6. 2008
    ..Spontaneous AP50c-resistant B. anthracis mutants exhibit a mucoid colony phenotype...
  5. pmc Arbovirus detection in insect vectors by rapid, high-throughput pyrosequencing
    Kimberly A Bishop-Lilly
    Biological Defense Research Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e878. 2010
    ..Therefore, these techniques may be unsuitable for situations when the causative agent of an outbreak is unknown...