Alice R Wattam

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Analysis of ten Brucella genomes reveals evidence for horizontal gene transfer despite a preferred intracellular lifestyle
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Bacteriol 191:3569-79. 2009
  2. pmc Comparative genomics of early-diverging Brucella strains reveals a novel lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis pathway
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    MBio 3:e00246-11. 2012
  3. pmc Comparative genomics of early-diverging Brucella strains reveals a novel lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis pathway
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    MBio 3:e00246-12. 2012

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Analysis of ten Brucella genomes reveals evidence for horizontal gene transfer despite a preferred intracellular lifestyle
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Bacteriol 191:3569-79. 2009
    ..The SARs contain many genes, including those involved in O-polysaccharide synthesis and type IV secretion, which if mutated or absent significantly affect the ability of Brucella to survive intracellularly in the infected host...
  2. pmc Comparative genomics of early-diverging Brucella strains reveals a novel lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis pathway
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    MBio 3:e00246-11. 2012
    ..The results demonstrate the existence of a group of early-diverging brucellae with traits that depart significantly from those of the Brucella species described thus far...
  3. pmc Comparative genomics of early-diverging Brucella strains reveals a novel lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis pathway
    Alice R Wattam
    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    MBio 3:e00246-12. 2012
    ..One discovery of special importance is that one of the strains, BO2, produces an O-antigen distinct from any that has been seen in any other Brucella isolates to date...