D L Distel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Coexistence of multiple proteobacterial endosymbionts in the gills of the wood-boring Bivalve Lyrodus pedicellatus (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Daniel L Distel
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, Orono 04469, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:6292-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Teredinibacter turnerae gen. nov., sp. nov., a dinitrogen-fixing, cellulolytic, endosymbiotic gamma-proteobacterium isolated from the gills of wood-boring molluscs (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Daniel L Distel
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, 5735 Hitchner Hall, Orono, ME 04469 5735, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:2261-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Development of a PCR assay for detection of the oyster pathogen Bonamia ostreae and support for its inclusion in the Haplosporidia
    R B Carnegie
    School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono 04469, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 42:199-206. 2000
  4. pmc Extensive variation in intracellular symbiont community composition among members of a single population of the wood-boring bivalve Lyrodus pedicellatus (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Yvette A Luyten
    Ocean Genome Legacy Foundation, Center for Marine Genomic Research and Conservation, 240 County Rd, Ipswich, MA 01938, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:412-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-scale phylogenetic architecture of a complex bacterial community
    Silvia G Acinas
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 430:551-4. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitative imaging of nitrogen fixation by individual bacteria within animal cells
    Claude P Lechene
    National Resource for Imaging Mass Spectrometry, Harvard Medical School, and Brigham and Women s Hospital, 65 Landsdowne Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 317:1563-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of the oyster parasite Bonamia ostreae by fluorescent in situ hybridization
    Ryan B Carnegie
    School of Marine Sciences, 5735 Hitchner Hall, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469 5735, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 55:247-52. 2003
  8. pmc Molecular and functional analysis of an interferon gene from the zebrafish, Danio rerio
    Stephen M Altmann
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469, USA
    J Virol 77:1992-2002. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization and expression of genes from the RubisCO gene cluster of the chemoautotrophic symbiont of Solemya velum: cbbLSQO
    Julie Schwedock
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Microbiol 182:18-29. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Genotypic diversity within a natural coastal bacterioplankton population
    Janelle R Thompson
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 307:1311-3. 2005

Collaborators

  • R B Carnegie
  • Martin F Polz
  • Kristen Jellison
  • Kathleen M Scott
  • Claude P Lechene
  • Janelle R Thompson
  • Yvette A Luyten
  • Chanathip Pharino
  • Dana E Hunt
  • Vanja Klepac-Ceraj
  • Silvia G Acinas
  • Julie Schwedock
  • Stephen M Altmann
  • Gabrielle Rocap
  • Wendy Morrill
  • Sarah Pacocha
  • Ramahi Sarma-Rupavtarm
  • Jennifer Benoit
  • Colleen M Cavanaugh
  • Matthew C Fontana
  • Harm J Hektor
  • Angelica P Seitz
  • Tara L Harmer
  • Ivica Ceraj
  • Mark T Mellon
  • Carol H Kim
  • John B Waterbury
  • Sallie W Chisholm

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Coexistence of multiple proteobacterial endosymbionts in the gills of the wood-boring Bivalve Lyrodus pedicellatus (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Daniel L Distel
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, Orono 04469, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:6292-9. 2002
    ..The results presented here are consistent with the existence of a complex multiple symbiosis in this shipworm species...
  2. ncbi request reprint Teredinibacter turnerae gen. nov., sp. nov., a dinitrogen-fixing, cellulolytic, endosymbiotic gamma-proteobacterium isolated from the gills of wood-boring molluscs (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Daniel L Distel
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, 5735 Hitchner Hall, Orono, ME 04469 5735, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:2261-9. 2002
    ..nov., sp. nov., is proposed. The type strain is T7902(T) (= ATCC 39867(T) = DSM 15152(T))...
  3. ncbi request reprint Development of a PCR assay for detection of the oyster pathogen Bonamia ostreae and support for its inclusion in the Haplosporidia
    R B Carnegie
    School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono 04469, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 42:199-206. 2000
    ..The PCR assay developed here is more sensitive and less ambiguous than standard histological and cytological techniques. Phylogenetic analysis of DNA sequence data confirmed B. ostreae to be a member of the Haplosporidia...
  4. pmc Extensive variation in intracellular symbiont community composition among members of a single population of the wood-boring bivalve Lyrodus pedicellatus (Bivalvia: Teredinidae)
    Yvette A Luyten
    Ocean Genome Legacy Foundation, Center for Marine Genomic Research and Conservation, 240 County Rd, Ipswich, MA 01938, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:412-7. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-scale phylogenetic architecture of a complex bacterial community
    Silvia G Acinas
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 430:551-4. 2004
    ..We propose that such microdiverse clusters arise by selective sweeps and persist because competitive mechanisms are too weak to purge diversity from within them...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitative imaging of nitrogen fixation by individual bacteria within animal cells
    Claude P Lechene
    National Resource for Imaging Mass Spectrometry, Harvard Medical School, and Brigham and Women s Hospital, 65 Landsdowne Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 317:1563-6. 2007
    ..This approach introduces a powerful way to study microbes and global nutrient cycles...
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of the oyster parasite Bonamia ostreae by fluorescent in situ hybridization
    Ryan B Carnegie
    School of Marine Sciences, 5735 Hitchner Hall, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469 5735, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 55:247-52. 2003
    ..B. ostreae-specific probes did not cross-react with a related protist, Haplosporidium nelsoni...
  8. pmc Molecular and functional analysis of an interferon gene from the zebrafish, Danio rerio
    Stephen M Altmann
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469, USA
    J Virol 77:1992-2002. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that zebrafish can be used as an effective model for studying innate immunity and immune response to infectious disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization and expression of genes from the RubisCO gene cluster of the chemoautotrophic symbiont of Solemya velum: cbbLSQO
    Julie Schwedock
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Microbiol 182:18-29. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Genotypic diversity within a natural coastal bacterioplankton population
    Janelle R Thompson
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 307:1311-3. 2005
    ..Ecological considerations suggest that much genotypic and possibly phenotypic variation within natural populations should be considered neutral...
  11. pmc Resolution of Prochlorococcus and Synechococcus ecotypes by using 16S-23S ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer sequences
    Gabrielle Rocap
    Joint Program in Biological Oceanography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA 02543, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:1180-91. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis implicates birds as a source of Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts in agricultural watersheds
    Kristen L Jellison
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:3620-5. 2007
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  13. pmc Phylogenetic analysis of the hypervariable region of the 18S rRNA gene of Cryptosporidium oocysts in feces of Canada geese (Branta canadensis): evidence for five novel genotypes
    Kristen L Jellison
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:452-8. 2004
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