John Kirby

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Chemotaxis-like regulatory systems: unique roles in diverse bacteria
    John R Kirby
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Annu Rev Microbiol 63:45-59. 2009
  2. pmc Deciphering the hunting strategy of a bacterial wolfpack
    James E Berleman
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:942-57. 2009
  3. pmc Predataxis behavior in Myxococcus xanthus
    James E Berleman
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, 51 Newton Road, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:17127-32. 2008

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • James E Berleman
  • Jodie Scott
  • Tatiana Chumley

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Chemotaxis-like regulatory systems: unique roles in diverse bacteria
    John R Kirby
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Annu Rev Microbiol 63:45-59. 2009
    ..Extensive research has provided a perspective on TCS signaling and indicates that variation and diversity for the standard two-component system are predominant in the microbial world...
  2. pmc Deciphering the hunting strategy of a bacterial wolfpack
    James E Berleman
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:942-57. 2009
    ..We will also examine our understanding of microbial predator-prey relationships and the prospects for how bacterial predation mechanisms can be exploited to generate new antimicrobial technologies...
  3. pmc Predataxis behavior in Myxococcus xanthus
    James E Berleman
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, 51 Newton Road, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:17127-32. 2008
    ..These data indicate that the transition to an organized multicellular state during predation in M. xanthus relies on the tactic behavior of individual cells, mediated by a Che-like signal transduction pathway...

Research Grants5

  1. Chemosensory Regulation of Bacterial Gene Expression
    John Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2009
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