Affiliation: Savannah River Ecology Laboratory
- Co-selection of antibiotic and metal resistanceCraig Baker-Austin
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Drawer E, SC 29803, USA
Trends Microbiol 14:176-82. 2006....
- Life in acid: pH homeostasis in acidophilesCraig Baker-Austin
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Drawer E, Aiken, SC 29802, USA
Trends Microbiol 15:165-71. 2007..Also, once protons enter the cytoplasm, methods are required to alleviate effects of a lowered internal pH. This review highlights recent insights regarding how acidophiles are able to survive and grow in these extreme conditions...
- Multi-site analysis reveals widespread antibiotic resistance in the marine pathogen Vibrio vulnificusCraig Baker-Austin
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Drawer E, Aiken, SC, USA
Microb Ecol 57:151-9. 2009....
- Influence of industrial contamination on mobile genetic elements: class 1 integron abundance and gene cassette structure in aquatic bacterial communitiesMeredith S Wright
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Aiken, SC, USA
ISME J 2:417-28. 2008....
- Antibiotic resistance in the shellfish pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from the coastal water and sediment of Georgia and South Carolina, USACraig Baker-Austin
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Drawer E, Aiken, South Carolina 29802, USA
J Food Prot 71:2552-8. 2008..parahaemolyticus strains. The observed antibiotic susceptibility patterns suggest that current guidelines for the antibiotic treatment of non-cholerae Vibrio should be reevaluated and extended...
- Rapid in situ detection of virulent Vibrio vulnificus strains in raw oyster matrices using real-time PCRCraig Baker-Austin
Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Weymouth Laboratory, Weymouth, Dorset, UK Kings College, London, UK Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, USA Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Aiken, SC, USA
Environ Microbiol Rep 2:76-80. 2010..vulnificus in less than 5 h, which compares favourably with culture-based approaches. The results indicate the applicability of this approach for monitoring purposes or as a potential diagnostic tool in clinical settings...
- Growth in sulfidic mineral environments: metal resistance mechanisms in acidophilic micro-organismsMark Dopson
School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
Microbiology 149:1959-70. 2003..This review summarizes the knowledge of acidophile metal resistance and presents preliminary in silico studies on a few known metal resistance systems in the sequenced acidophile genomes...
- Towards determining details of anaerobic growth coupled to ferric iron reduction by the acidophilic archaeon 'Ferroplasma acidarmanus' Fer1Mark Dopson
School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
Extremophiles 11:159-68. 2007..This study has increased the knowledge of anaerobic growth in this biotechnologically and environmentally important acidophilic archaeon...
- Insights into the environmental resistance gene pool from the genome sequence of the multidrug-resistant environmental isolate Escherichia coli SMS-3-5W Florian Fricke
Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
J Bacteriol 190:6779-94. 2008..The association of antimicrobial resistance with APEC virulence genes on pSMS35_130 highlights the risk of promoting the spread of virulence through the extensive use of antibiotics...
- Characterization of Ferroplasma isolates and Ferroplasma acidarmanus sp. nov., extreme acidophiles from acid mine drainage and industrial bioleaching environmentsMark Dopson
School of Biological Sciences Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:2079-88. 2004..F. acidarmanus" Fer1(T) groups separately, and we propose the new species "F. acidarmanus" Fer1(T) sp. nov...