Apichai Tuanyok

Summary

Affiliation: Northern Arizona University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A horizontal gene transfer event defines two distinct groups within Burkholderia pseudomallei that have dissimilar geographic distributions
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011 5640, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:9044-9. 2007
  2. pmc Diversity of 16S-23S rDNA internal transcribed spacer (ITS) reveals phylogenetic relationships in Burkholderia pseudomallei and its near-neighbors
    Andrew P Liguori
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e29323. 2011
  3. pmc The genetic and molecular basis of O-antigenic diversity in Burkholderia pseudomallei lipopolysaccharide
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1453. 2012
  4. pmc Survival of Burkholderia pseudomallei in water
    Richard A Moore
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 1:11. 2008
  5. pmc Genomic islands from five strains of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011 5640, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:566. 2008
  6. pmc Phylogeographic reconstruction of a bacterial species with high levels of lateral gene transfer
    Talima Pearson
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    BMC Biol 7:78. 2009
  7. pmc Development and validation of Burkholderia pseudomallei-specific real-time PCR assays for clinical, environmental or forensic detection applications
    Erin P Price
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37723. 2012
  8. pmc Molecular investigations of a locally acquired case of melioidosis in Southern AZ, USA
    David M Engelthaler
    Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1347. 2011
  9. pmc BurkDiff: a real-time PCR allelic discrimination assay for Burkholderia pseudomallei and B. mallei
    Jolene R Bowers
    Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15413. 2010
  10. pmc Detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei O-antigen serotypes in near-neighbor species
    Joshua K Stone
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA
    BMC Microbiol 12:250. 2012

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Publications18

  1. pmc A horizontal gene transfer event defines two distinct groups within Burkholderia pseudomallei that have dissimilar geographic distributions
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011 5640, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:9044-9. 2007
    ..In addition, clinical isolates are more likely to belong to group YLF, whereas environmental isolates are more likely to belong to group BTFC. These groups should be further characterized in an animal model...
  2. pmc Diversity of 16S-23S rDNA internal transcribed spacer (ITS) reveals phylogenetic relationships in Burkholderia pseudomallei and its near-neighbors
    Andrew P Liguori
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e29323. 2011
    ..mallei is a clone of B. pseudomallei. Other B. pseudomallei near-neighbors possessed unique and monomorphic ITS types. Our data shed light on evolutionary patterns of B. pseudomallei and its near relative species...
  3. pmc The genetic and molecular basis of O-antigenic diversity in Burkholderia pseudomallei lipopolysaccharide
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1453. 2012
    ..We postulate that the diversity of LPS may correlate with differential immunopathogenicity and virulence among B. pseudomallei strains...
  4. pmc Survival of Burkholderia pseudomallei in water
    Richard A Moore
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 1:11. 2008
    ..To determine the physiological adaptations which allow B. pseudomallei to survive in aqueous environments, we performed microarray analyses of B. pseudomallei cultures transferred from Luria broth (LB) to distilled water...
  5. pmc Genomic islands from five strains of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Apichai Tuanyok
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011 5640, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:566. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the role of genomic islands (GIs) as sources of genomic diversity in this species...
  6. pmc Phylogeographic reconstruction of a bacterial species with high levels of lateral gene transfer
    Talima Pearson
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    BMC Biol 7:78. 2009
    ..We compared and searched 43 whole genome sequences of B. pseudomallei and its closest relatives for single nucleotide polymorphisms in orthologous shared regions to use in phylogenetic reconstruction...
  7. pmc Development and validation of Burkholderia pseudomallei-specific real-time PCR assays for clinical, environmental or forensic detection applications
    Erin P Price
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37723. 2012
    ..Using B. pseudomallei as a model, our study provides a framework for comprehensive quantitative validation of molecular assays and provides additional, highly validated B. pseudomallei assays for the scientific research community...
  8. pmc Molecular investigations of a locally acquired case of melioidosis in Southern AZ, USA
    David M Engelthaler
    Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1347. 2011
    ..Advancements in new typing technologies provide genotyping resolution not previously available to public health investigators, allowing for more accurate source identification...
  9. pmc BurkDiff: a real-time PCR allelic discrimination assay for Burkholderia pseudomallei and B. mallei
    Jolene R Bowers
    Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15413. 2010
    ..Concordance of results with traditional speciation methods and no cross-reactivity to non-target species show BurkDiff is a robust, highly validated assay for the detection and differentiation of B. pseudomallei and B. mallei...
  10. pmc Detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei O-antigen serotypes in near-neighbor species
    Joshua K Stone
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA
    BMC Microbiol 12:250. 2012
    ..Sero-crossreactivity is common among O-antigens of Burkholderia species. Here, we identified the presence of multiple B. pseudomallei O-antigen types and sero-crossreactivity in its near-neighbor species...
  11. pmc Epidemiological tracking and population assignment of the non-clonal bacterium, Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Julia Dale
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1381. 2011
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  12. pmc Within-host evolution of Burkholderia pseudomallei in four cases of acute melioidosis
    Erin P Price
    Northern Arizona University, Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 6:e1000725. 2010
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  13. pmc Characterization of ceftazidime resistance mechanisms in clinical isolates of Burkholderia pseudomallei from Australia
    Derek S Sarovich
    Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30789. 2012
    ..pseudomallei and to provide proven and clinically relevant signatures for monitoring the development of antibiotic resistance in this important pathogen...
  14. pmc Epidemiology and investigation of melioidosis, Southern Arizona
    Tasha Stewart
    Arizona Department of Health Services, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1286-8. 2011
    ..We report an ostensibly autochthonous case of melioidosis in the United States. Despite an extensive investigation, the source of exposure was not identified...
  15. doi request reprint Structural characterization of polysaccharides expressed by Burkholderia oklahomensis E0147
    Joshua K Stone
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, 1298 S Knoles Dr Building 56, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, USA
    Carbohydr Res 386:68-72. 2014
    ..pseudomallei, with the structure: [3)-2OAc-β-D-Galp-(1→4)-α-D-Galp-(1→3)-β-D-Galp-(1→5)-β-D-Kdop-(2→]n...
  16. pmc Yersinia pestis evolution on a small timescale: comparison of whole genome sequences from North America
    Raymond K Auerbach
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e770. 2007
    ..Recent studies based upon single nucleotide polymorphisms have begun to quantify the genetic diversity of Y. pestis in North America...