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A Modular Vector Toolkit with a Tailored Set of Thermosensors To Regulate Gene Expression in Thermus thermophilus

Author(s): Carlos Verdú, Esther Sanchez, Carmen Ortega, Aurelio Hidalgo, José Berenguer, Mario Mencía
Published in: ACS Omega, Issue 4/11, 2019, Page(s) 14626-14632, ISSN 2470-1343
DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.9b02107

Investigating Host Microbiota Relationships Through Functional Metagenomics

Author(s): Elisabeth Laville, Josette Perrier, Nada Bejar, Marc Maresca, Jeremy Esque, Alexandra S. Tauzin, Emna Bouhajja, Marion Leclerc, Elodie Drula, Bernard Henrissat, Stephane Berdah, Eric Di Pasquale, Patrick Robe, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 10, 2019, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01286

Complete Genome Sequence of Mycolicibacterium hassiacum DSM 44199.

Author(s): Alba Blesa; Eva Sacristán-Horcajada; José Berenguer; Mercedes Sánchez
Published in: Microbiology Resource Anouncements, Issue 3, 2019, Page(s) e01522-18, ISSN 2576-098X
DOI: 10.1128/mra.01522-18

Developing robust protein analysis profiles to identify bacterial acid phosphatases in genomes and metagenomic libraries

Author(s): Zulema Udaondo, Estrella Duque, Abdelali Daddaoua, Carlos Caselles, Amalia Roca, Paloma Pizarro‐Tobias, Juan L. Ramos
Published in: Environmental Microbiology, Issue 22/8, 2020, Page(s) 3561-3571, ISSN 1462-2912
DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.15138

Novel Genes Involved in Resistance to Both Ultraviolet Radiation and Perchlorate From the Metagenomes of Hypersaline Environments

Author(s): María Lamprecht-Grandío, Marta Cortesão, Salvador Mirete, Macarena Benguigui de la Cámara, Carolina G. de Figueras, Danilo Pérez-Pantoja, Joseph John White, María Eugenia Farías, Ramon Rosselló-Móra, José Eduardo González-Pastor
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 11, 2020, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.00453

Harvesting of Prebiotic Fructooligosaccharides by Nonbeneficial Human Gut Bacteria

Author(s): Zhi Wang, Alexandra S. Tauzin, Elisabeth Laville, Pietro Tedesco, Fabien Létisse, Nicolas Terrapon, Pascale Lepercq, Myriam Mercade, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese
Published in: mSphere, Issue 5/1, 2020, ISSN 2379-5042
DOI: 10.1128/msphere.00771-19

Effect of design geometry, exposure energy, cytophilic molecules, cell type and load in fabrication of single-cell arrays using micro-contact printing

Author(s): Swapnil Vilas Bhujbal, Maren Dekov, Vegar Ottesen, Karen Dunker, Rahmi Lale, Marit Sletmoen
Published in: Scientific Reports, Issue 10/1, 2020, ISSN 2045-2322
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-72080-w

In Vitro Synthesis and Crystallization of β-1,4-Mannan

Author(s): Florent Grimaud, Sandra Pizzut-Serin, Laurence Tarquis, Simon Ladevèze, Sandrine Morel, Jean-Luc Putaux, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese
Published in: Biomacromolecules, Issue 20/2, 2018, Page(s) 846-853, ISSN 1525-7797
DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b01457

Analysis of the diversity of the glycoside hydrolase family 130 in mammal gut microbiomes reveals a novel mannoside-phosphorylase function

Author(s): Ao Li, Elisabeth Laville, Laurence Tarquis, Vincent Lombard, David Ropartz, Nicolas Terrapon, Bernard Henrissat, David Guieysse, Jeremy Esque, Julien Durand, Diego P. Morgavi, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese
Published in: Microbial Genomics, Issue 6/10, 2020, ISSN 2057-5858
DOI: 10.1099/mgen.0.000404

Use of photoswitchable fluorescent proteins for droplet-based microfluidic screening

Author(s): Adilya Dagkesamanskaya, Krzysztof Langer, Alexandra S. Tauzin, Catherine Rouzeau, Delphine Lestrade, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese, Laurent Boitard, Jérôme Bibette, Jean Baudry, Denis Pompon, Véronique Anton-Leberre
Published in: Journal of Microbiological Methods, Issue 147, 2018, Page(s) 59-65, ISSN 0167-7012
DOI: 10.1016/j.mimet.2018.03.001

Mechanisms and Regulation of Extracellular DNA Release and Its Biological Roles in Microbial Communities

Author(s): Alejandra L. Ibáñez de Aldecoa, Olga Zafra, José E. González-Pastor
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 8, 2017, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01390

Role of Archaeal HerA Protein in the Biology of the Bacterium Thermus thermophilus

Author(s): Alba Blesa, Nieves Quintans, Ignacio Baquedano, Carlos Mata, José Castón, José Berenguer
Published in: Genes, Issue 8/5, 2017, Page(s) 130, ISSN 2073-4425
DOI: 10.3390/genes8050130

Into the Thermus Mobilome: Presence, Diversity and Recent Activities of Insertion Sequences Across Thermus spp.

Author(s): Alba Blesa, Mercedes Sánchez, Eva Sacristán-Horcajada, Sandra González-de la Fuente, Ramón Peiró, José Berenguer
Published in: Microorganisms, Issue 7/1, 2019, Page(s) 25, ISSN 2076-2607
DOI: 10.3390/microorganisms7010025

Raineya orbicola gen. nov., sp. nov. a slightly thermophilic bacterium of the phylum Bacteroidetes and the description of Raineyaceae fam. nov.

Author(s): Luciana Albuquerque, Ana Rita M. Polónia, Cristina Barroso, Hugo J. C. Froufe, Olga Lage, Alexandre Lobo-da-Cunha, Conceição Egas, Milton S. da Costa
Published in: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Issue 68/4, 2018, Page(s) 982-989, ISSN 1466-5026
DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002556

Vibrio communities in scleractinian corals differ according to health status and geographic location in the Mediterranean Sea

Author(s): Esther Rubio-Portillo, Juan F. Gago, Manuel Martínez-García, Luigi Vezzulli, Ramon Rosselló-Móra, Josefa Antón, Alfonso A. Ramos-Esplá
Published in: Systematic and Applied Microbiology, Issue 41/2, 2018, Page(s) 131-138, ISSN 0723-2020
DOI: 10.1016/j.syapm.2017.11.007

Biogeographic Differences in the Microbiome and Pathobiome of the Coral Cladocora caespitosa in the Western Mediterranean Sea

Author(s): Esther Rubio-Portillo, Diego K. Kersting, Cristina Linares, Alfonso A. Ramos-Esplá, Josefa Antón
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 9, 2018, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00022

Discovery of carbamate degrading enzymes by functional metagenomics

Author(s): Lisa Ufarté, Elisabeth Laville, Sophie Duquesne, Diego Morgavi, Patrick Robe, Christophe Klopp, Angeline Rizzo, Sandra Pizzut-Serin, Gabrielle Potocki-Veronese
Published in: PLOS ONE, Issue 12/12, 2017, Page(s) e0189201, ISSN 1932-6203
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0189201

Hierarchical Control of Nitrite Respiration by Transcription Factors Encoded within Mobile Gene Clusters of Thermus thermophilus

Author(s): Laura Alvarez, Nieves G. Quintáns, Alba Blesa, Ignacio Baquedano, Mario Mencía, Carlos Bricio, José Berenguer
Published in: Genes, Issue 8/12, 2017, Page(s) 361, ISSN 2073-4425
DOI: 10.3390/genes8120361

Solimicrobium silvestre gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from alpine forest soil

Author(s): Rosa Margesin, Luciana Albuquerque, De-Chao Zhang, Hugo J. C. Froufe, Rita Severino, Inês Roxo, Conceição Egas, Milton S. da Costa
Published in: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Issue 68/8, 2018, Page(s) 2491-2498, ISSN 1466-5026
DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002861

Transfer of Meiothermus chliarophilus (Tenreiro et al.1995) Nobre et al. 1996, Meiothermus roseus Ming et al. 2016, Meiothermus terrae Yu et al. 2014 and Meiothermus timidus Pires et al. 2005, to Calidithermus gen. nov., as Calidithermus chliarophilus comb. nov., Calidithermus roseus comb. nov., Calidithermus terrae comb. nov. and Calidithermus timidus comb. nov., respectively, and emended descrip

Author(s): Pedro Raposo, Tomeu Viver, Luciana Albuquerque, Hugo Froufe, Cristina Barroso, Conceição Egas, Ramon Rosselló-Móra, Milton S. da Costa
Published in: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Issue 69/4, 2019, Page(s) 1060-1069, ISSN 1466-5026
DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003270

High‐quality draft genome sequence of Gaiella occulta isolated from a 150 meter deep mineral water borehole and comparison with the genome sequences of other deep‐branching lineages of the phylum Actinobacteria

Author(s): Rita Severino, Hugo J. C. Froufe, Cristina Barroso, Luciana Albuquerque, Alexandre Lobo‐da‐Cunha, Milton S. da Costa, Conceição Egas
Published in: MicrobiologyOpen, 2019, Page(s) e840, ISSN 2045-8827
DOI: 10.1002/mbo3.840

Are in vivo selections on the path to extinction?

Author(s): Berenguer, José; Mencía, Mario; Hidalgo, Aurelio
Published in: Microbial Biotechnology, Issue 1, 2017, Page(s) 46-49, ISSN 1751-7915
DOI: 10.1111/1751-7915.12490

Virulence as a Side Effect of Interspecies Interaction in Vibrio Coral Pathogens.

Author(s): Josefa Antón; Andrés Mauricio Caraballo-Rodríguez; Forest Rohwer; Ana B. Martin-Cuadrado; Esther Rubio-Portillo; Esther Rubio-Portillo; Pieter C. Dorrestein
Published in: mBio, Issue 1, 2020, ISSN 2150-7511
DOI: 10.1128/mbio.00201-20

Comparative genome sequence analysis of several species in the genus Tepidimonas and the description of a novel species Tepidimonas charontis sp. nov.

Author(s): Luciana Albuquerque, Nadine Castelhano, Pedro Raposo, Hugo J. C. Froufe, Igor Tiago, Rita Severino, Inês Roxo, Inês Gregório, Cristina Barroso, Conceição Egas, Milton S. da Costa
Published in: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Issue 70/3, 2020, Page(s) 1596-1604, ISSN 1466-5026
DOI: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003942

Análisis del Pangenoma de Pseudomonas putida

Author(s): Udaondo Domínguez, Zulema
Published in: Issue 1, 2016

Bergey's Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria

Author(s): Luciana Albuquerque, Fred A. Rainey, Milton S. da Costa
Published in: Wiley Online Library, 2015
DOI: 10.1002/9781118960608.gbm01464