Experts and Doctors on caenorhabditis elegans in East Lansing, Michigan, United States


Locale: East Lansing, Michigan, United States
Topic: caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Ciche T, Sternberg P. Postembryonic RNAi in Heterorhabditis bacteriophora: a nematode insect parasite and host for insect pathogenic symbionts. BMC Dev Biol. 2007;7:101 pubmed
    ..RNA interference is an excellent reverse genetic tool to study gene function in C. elegans, and it would be useful in H. bacteriophora to exploit the H. bacteriophora genome project, currently in progress...
  2. Somvanshi V, Viswanathan P, Jacobs J, Mulks M, Sundin G, Ciche T. The type 2 secretion Pseudopilin, gspJ, is required for multihost pathogenicity of Burkholderia cenocepacia AU1054. Infect Immun. 2010;78:4110-21 pubmed publisher
    ..This study highlights strain specific differences in B. cenocepacia virulence mechanisms important for understanding what enables environmental microbes to function as opportunistic pathogens. ..