Carmen Di Franco
Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- Transcriptional analysis of ftsZ within the dcw cluster in Bacillus mycoidesTiziana Santini
Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie C Darwin, Rome 00185, Italy
BMC Microbiol 13:27. 2013..mycoides strains, DX and SIN, characterized by colonies of different chirality and density, to explore the correlation of the different morphotypes with transcription of the dcw genes...
- Colony shape as a genetic trait in the pattern-forming Bacillus mycoidesCarmen Di Franco
Dipartimento di Genetica e Biologia Molecolare, Universita La Sapienza, P le A Moro 5, 00185 Roma, Italy
BMC Microbiol 2:33. 2002..The molecular mechanism causing asymmetric curving is not known: our working hypothesis considers regulation of filamentous growth as the prerequisite for these morphotypes...
- Localization of new peptidoglycan at poles in Bacillus mycoides, a member of the Bacillus cereus groupLuana Turchi
Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie C Darwin, Universita Sapienza, Roma, P le A Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
Arch Microbiol 194:887-92. 2012..subtilis, in which the free poles are rarely reactive to vancomycin...
- Insights into the genetic organization of the Bacillus mycoides cryptic plasmids pDx14.2 and pSin9.7 deduced from their complete nucleotide sequenceCarmen Di Franco
Dipartimento di Genetica e Biologia Molecolare
Plasmid 54:288-93. 2005..cereus group bacilli, mostly Bacillus thuringiensis living in the same ecosystem, suggesting active plasmid exchange in nature...