Barton Slatko

Summary

Affiliation: New England Biolabs
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Wolbachia genome of Brugia malayi: endosymbiont evolution within a human pathogenic nematode
    Jeremy Foster
    Molecular Parasitology Division, New England Biolabs, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Biol 3:e121. 2005
  2. pmc Diversifying selection and host adaptation in two endosymbiont genomes
    Jeremy C Brownlie
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 7:68. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The bacterial catalase from filarial DNA preparations derives from common pseudomonad contaminants and not from Wolbachia endosymbionts
    Jeremy Foster
    New England Biolabs, Beverly, MA 01915, USA
    Parasitol Res 94:141-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Sequencing and analysis of a 63 kb bacterial artificial chromosome insert from the Wolbachia endosymbiont of the human filarial parasite Brugia malayi
    Jennifer Ware
    New England Biolabs, Inc, 32 Tozer Road, Beverly, MA 01915, USA
    Int J Parasitol 32:159-66. 2002
  5. pmc The heme biosynthetic pathway of the obligate Wolbachia endosymbiont of Brugia malayi as a potential anti-filarial drug target
    Bo Wu
    Division of Molecular Parasitology, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e475. 2009

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Publications5

  1. pmc The Wolbachia genome of Brugia malayi: endosymbiont evolution within a human pathogenic nematode
    Jeremy Foster
    Molecular Parasitology Division, New England Biolabs, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Biol 3:e121. 2005
    ..Analysis of this first sequenced endosymbiont genome from a filarial nematode provides insight into endosymbiont evolution and additionally provides new potential targets for elimination of cutaneous and lymphatic human filarial disease...
  2. pmc Diversifying selection and host adaptation in two endosymbiont genomes
    Jeremy C Brownlie
    School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 7:68. 2007
    ..The goal of the study was to identify likely molecular mechanisms of the symbiosis and to understand the nature of the diverse association across different hosts...
  3. ncbi request reprint The bacterial catalase from filarial DNA preparations derives from common pseudomonad contaminants and not from Wolbachia endosymbionts
    Jeremy Foster
    New England Biolabs, Beverly, MA 01915, USA
    Parasitol Res 94:141-6. 2004
    ..Contamination of filarial DNA with bacterial sequences other than Wolbachia can complicate studies of the role of these symbionts in filarial biology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sequencing and analysis of a 63 kb bacterial artificial chromosome insert from the Wolbachia endosymbiont of the human filarial parasite Brugia malayi
    Jennifer Ware
    New England Biolabs, Inc, 32 Tozer Road, Beverly, MA 01915, USA
    Int J Parasitol 32:159-66. 2002
    ..malayi host. This will also lead to a better understanding of the interactions between the endosymbiont and its host and will offer novel approaches and drug targets for elimination of filarial disease...
  5. pmc The heme biosynthetic pathway of the obligate Wolbachia endosymbiont of Brugia malayi as a potential anti-filarial drug target
    Bo Wu
    Division of Molecular Parasitology, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e475. 2009
    ..Human trials have confirmed this approach, although the length of treatments, high doses required and medical counter-indications for young children and pregnant women warrant the identification of additional anti-Wolbachia drugs...