Experts and Doctors on thermotoga maritima in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Summary

Locale: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Topic: thermotoga maritima

Top Publications

  1. Nesb C, Doolittle W. Targeting clusters of transferred genes in Thermotoga maritima. Environ Microbiol. 2003;5:1144-54 pubmed
  2. Nesbo C, L Haridon S, Stetter K, Doolittle W. Phylogenetic analyses of two "archaeal" genes in thermotoga maritima reveal multiple transfers between archaea and bacteria. Mol Biol Evol. 2001;18:362-75 pubmed publisher
    ..For hyperthermophiles, we hypothesize that LGT may be as much a consequence as the cause of adaptation to hyperthermophily...
  3. Liu X, Yang J. Bacterial thymidylate synthase with intein, group II Intron, and distinctive ThyX motifs. J Bacteriol. 2004;186:6316-9 pubmed
    ..One ThyX sequence has an intein in its ThyX motif that was shown to do protein splicing and a group II intron in its gene, suggesting a hot spot for these self-splicing mobile elements. ..
  4. Nesb C, Dlutek M, Doolittle W. Recombination in Thermotoga: implications for species concepts and biogeography. Genetics. 2006;172:759-69 pubmed publisher
    ..We can, however, recast biogeographical questions in terms of the distribution of genes and their alleles...
  5. Zhaxybayeva O, Swithers K, Lapierre P, Fournier G, Bickhart D, Deboy R, et al. On the chimeric nature, thermophilic origin, and phylogenetic placement of the Thermotogales. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:5865-70 pubmed publisher

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Publications5

  1. Nesb C, Doolittle W. Targeting clusters of transferred genes in Thermotoga maritima. Environ Microbiol. 2003;5:1144-54 pubmed
  2. Nesbo C, L Haridon S, Stetter K, Doolittle W. Phylogenetic analyses of two "archaeal" genes in thermotoga maritima reveal multiple transfers between archaea and bacteria. Mol Biol Evol. 2001;18:362-75 pubmed publisher
    ..For hyperthermophiles, we hypothesize that LGT may be as much a consequence as the cause of adaptation to hyperthermophily...
  3. Liu X, Yang J. Bacterial thymidylate synthase with intein, group II Intron, and distinctive ThyX motifs. J Bacteriol. 2004;186:6316-9 pubmed
    ..One ThyX sequence has an intein in its ThyX motif that was shown to do protein splicing and a group II intron in its gene, suggesting a hot spot for these self-splicing mobile elements. ..
  4. Nesb C, Dlutek M, Doolittle W. Recombination in Thermotoga: implications for species concepts and biogeography. Genetics. 2006;172:759-69 pubmed publisher
    ..We can, however, recast biogeographical questions in terms of the distribution of genes and their alleles...
  5. Zhaxybayeva O, Swithers K, Lapierre P, Fournier G, Bickhart D, Deboy R, et al. On the chimeric nature, thermophilic origin, and phylogenetic placement of the Thermotogales. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:5865-70 pubmed publisher