R H Vreeland

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Affiliation: West Chester University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Isolation of a 250 million-year-old halotolerant bacterium from a primary salt crystal
    R H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, Pennsylvania 19383, USA
    Nature 407:897-900. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint The paradox of the "ancient" bacterium which contains "modern" protein-coding genes
    Heather Maughan
    Mol Biol Evol 19:1637-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Halosimplex carlsbadense gen. nov., sp. nov., a unique halophilic archaeon, with three 16S rRNA genes, that grows only in defined medium with glycerol and acetate or pyruvate
    Russell H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    Extremophiles 6:445-52. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid and DNA analyses of Permian bacteria isolated from ancient salt crystals reveal differences with their modern relatives
    Russell H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    Extremophiles 10:71-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The question of uniqueness of ancient bacteria
    R H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 28:32-41. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Limits imposed by ionizing radiation on the long-term survival of trapped bacterial spores: beta radiation
    A J Nicastro
    Department of Physics, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, PA 19383, USA
    Int J Radiat Biol 78:891-901. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Virgibacillus salarius sp. nov., a halophilic bacterium isolated from a Saharan salt lake
    Ngoc Phuc Hua
    Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama, Higashi Hiroshima 739 8528, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2409-14. 2008

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Isolation of a 250 million-year-old halotolerant bacterium from a primary salt crystal
    R H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, Pennsylvania 19383, USA
    Nature 407:897-900. 2000
    ..Surfaces of salt crystal samples were sterilized with strong alkali and acid before extracting brines from inclusions. Sterilization procedures reduce the probability of contamination to less than 1 in 10(9)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The paradox of the "ancient" bacterium which contains "modern" protein-coding genes
    Heather Maughan
    Mol Biol Evol 19:1637-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Halosimplex carlsbadense gen. nov., sp. nov., a unique halophilic archaeon, with three 16S rRNA genes, that grows only in defined medium with glycerol and acetate or pyruvate
    Russell H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    Extremophiles 6:445-52. 2002
    ..The name suggested for this new genus and species is Halosimplex carlsbadense. The type strain is 2-9-1(T) (= ATCC BAA-75 and JCM 11222) as written in the formal description...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid and DNA analyses of Permian bacteria isolated from ancient salt crystals reveal differences with their modern relatives
    Russell H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    Extremophiles 10:71-8. 2006
    ..The data show that these bacteria are not identical and help to rule out questions of contamination by putatively modern strains...
  5. ncbi request reprint The question of uniqueness of ancient bacteria
    R H Vreeland
    Department of Biology, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 28:32-41. 2002
    ..A discussion on the reasons for the homogeneity of ancient and modern microbes is presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Limits imposed by ionizing radiation on the long-term survival of trapped bacterial spores: beta radiation
    A J Nicastro
    Department of Physics, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, PA 19383, USA
    Int J Radiat Biol 78:891-901. 2002
    ..A model is presented for determining the survival time T(F) of a fraction F of a population of bacterial spores trapped within a fluid inclusion and subject to genetic damage from beta radiation...
  7. doi request reprint Virgibacillus salarius sp. nov., a halophilic bacterium isolated from a Saharan salt lake
    Ngoc Phuc Hua
    Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama, Higashi Hiroshima 739 8528, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2409-14. 2008
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is SA-Vb1(T) (=JCM 12946(T) =DSM 18441(T))...