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A Lunar Microbial Survival Model for Predicting the Forward Contamination of the Moon.

Astrobiology 2019 Jun 18;19(6):730-756. Epub 2019 Mar 18.

4 Department of Radiation Dosimetry, Nuclear Physics Institute of the CAS, Praha, Czech Republic.

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https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/10.1089/ast.2018.1952
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2018.1952DOI Listing
June 2019

Spore Resistance to Simulated Mars Surface Conditions.

Front Microbiol 2019 26;10:333. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

Space Microbiology Research Group, Radiation Biology Department, Institute of Aerospace Medicine, German Aerospace Center, Cologne, Germany.

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https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fmicb.2019.00333
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2019.00333DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6399134PMC
February 2019

Metabolic fingerprints of Serratia liquefaciens under simulated Martian conditions using Biolog GN2 microarrays.

Sci Rep 2018 Oct 24;8(1):15721. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

University of Florida, 505 Odyssey Way, Space Life Sciences Lab, Exploration Park, Merritt Island, FL, 32953, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-33856-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6200771PMC
October 2018

The Photochemistry of Unprotected DNA and DNA inside Bacillus subtilis Spores Exposed to Simulated Martian Surface Conditions of Atmospheric Composition, Temperature, Pressure, and Solar Radiation.

Astrobiology 2018 04 28;18(4):393-402. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

3 Univ. Grenoble Alpes , CEA, CNRS, INAC, SyMMES/CIBEST, Grenoble, France .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2017.1721DOI Listing
April 2018

Magnesium Sulfate Salt Solutions and Ices Fail to Protect Serratia liquefaciens from the Biocidal Effects of UV Irradiation under Martian Conditions.

Astrobiology 2017 05 1;17(5):401-412. Epub 2017 May 1.

3 Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida , Gainesville, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2015.1448DOI Listing
May 2017

Twenty Species of Hypobarophilic Bacteria Recovered from Diverse Soils Exhibit Growth under Simulated Martian Conditions at 0.7 kPa.

Astrobiology 2016 12 21;16(12):964-976. Epub 2016 Nov 21.

2 Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida , Gainesville, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2016.1587DOI Listing
December 2016

Twenty-Three Species of Hypobarophilic Bacteria Recovered from Diverse Ecosystems Exhibit Growth under Simulated Martian Conditions at 0.7 kPa.

Astrobiology 2016 May 2;16(5):335-47. Epub 2016 May 2.

2 Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida , Gainesville, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2015.1394DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4876496PMC
May 2016

Complete Genome Sequence of Serratia liquefaciens Strain ATCC 27592.

Genome Announc 2013 Aug 15;1(4). Epub 2013 Aug 15.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Merritt Island, Florida, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00548-13DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3744671PMC
August 2013

Growth of Serratia liquefaciens under 7 mbar, 0°C, and CO2-enriched anoxic atmospheres.

Astrobiology 2013 Feb 5;13(2):115-31. Epub 2013 Jan 5.

Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida , Space Life Sciences Lab, Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2011.0811DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3582281PMC
February 2013

Growth of Carnobacterium spp. from permafrost under low pressure, temperature, and anoxic atmosphere has implications for Earth microbes on Mars.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2013 Jan 24;110(2):666-71. Epub 2012 Dec 24.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, University of Florida, Merritt Island, FL 32953, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1209793110DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3545801PMC
January 2013

Protective role of spore structural components in determining Bacillus subtilis spore resistance to simulated mars surface conditions.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2012 Dec 12;78(24):8849-53. Epub 2012 Oct 12.

German Aerospace Center, Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Radiation Biology Department, Cologne, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02527-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3502913PMC
December 2012

Free tropospheric transport of microorganisms from Asia to North America.

Microb Ecol 2012 Nov 4;64(4):973-85. Epub 2012 Jul 4.

Biology and Astrobiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00248-012-0088-9DOI Listing
November 2012

Evolution of Bacillus subtilis to enhanced growth at low pressure: up-regulated transcription of des-desKR, encoding the fatty acid desaturase system.

Astrobiology 2012 Mar 14;12(3):258-70. Epub 2012 Mar 14.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Kennedy Space Center, 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2011.0728DOI Listing
March 2012

Survival of Bacillus subtilis endospores on ultraviolet-irradiated rover wheels and Mars regolith under simulated Martian conditions.

Astrobiology 2011 Jun;11(5):477-85

Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida , Space Life Sciences Lab, Kennedy Space Center, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2011.0615DOI Listing
June 2011

Exposure of DNA and Bacillus subtilis spores to simulated martian environments: use of quantitative PCR (qPCR) to measure inactivation rates of DNA to function as a template molecule.

Astrobiology 2010 May;10(4):403-11

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida , Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2009.0408DOI Listing
May 2010

Effects of simulated Mars conditions on the survival and growth of Escherichia coli and Serratia liquefaciens.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2010 Apr 12;76(8):2377-86. Epub 2010 Feb 12.

Department of Biology, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd., Orlando, FL 32816, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02147-09DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2849189PMC
April 2010

Migrating microbes and planetary protection.

Trends Microbiol 2009 Sep 31;17(9):389-92. Epub 2009 Aug 31.

Department of Microbiology & Cell Science, University of Florida, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tim.2009.07.001DOI Listing
September 2009

Carbon-13 (13C) labeling of Bacillus subtilis vegetative cells and spores: suitability for DNA stable isotope probing (DNA-SIP) of spores in soils.

Curr Microbiol 2009 Jul 11;59(1):9-14. Epub 2009 Mar 11.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00284-009-9387-xDOI Listing
July 2009

Use of cross-flow membrane filtration in a recirculating hydroponic system to suppress root disease in pepper caused by Pythium myriotylum.

Phytopathology 2009 May;99(5):597-607

Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Lab, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-99-5-0597DOI Listing
May 2009

Survivability of Psychrobacter cryohalolentis K5 under simulated martian surface conditions.

Astrobiology 2009 Mar;9(2):221-8

Department of Ecological and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2007.0231DOI Listing
March 2009

Isolation of rpoB mutations causing rifampicin resistance in Bacillus subtilis spores exposed to simulated Martian surface conditions.

Astrobiology 2008 Dec;8(6):1159-67

Department of Microbiology & Cell Science, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2007.0224DOI Listing
December 2008

Persistence of biomarker ATP and ATP-generating capability in bacterial cells and spores contaminating spacecraft materials under earth conditions and in a simulated martian environment.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2008 Aug 20;74(16):5159-67. Epub 2008 Jun 20.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.00891-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2519281PMC
August 2008

Survival and germinability of Bacillus subtilis spores exposed to simulated Mars solar radiation: implications for life detection and planetary protection.

Astrobiology 2006 Aug;6(4):592-605

Department of Microbiology, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2006.6.592DOI Listing
August 2006

Survival of spacecraft-associated microorganisms under simulated martian UV irradiation.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2005 Dec;71(12):8147-56

Biotechnology and Planetary Protection Group, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.71.12.8147-8156.2005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1317311PMC
December 2005

The solar UV environment and bacterial spore UV resistance: considerations for Earth-to-Mars transport by natural processes and human spaceflight.

Mutat Res 2005 Apr 21;571(1-2):249-64. Epub 2005 Jan 21.

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Mail Code UF-1, Building M6-1025/SLSL, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mrfmmm.2004.10.012DOI Listing
April 2005

Effects of a simulated martian UV flux on the cyanobacterium, Chroococcidiopsis sp. 029.

Astrobiology 2005 Apr;5(2):127-40

British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2005.5.127DOI Listing
April 2005

Hypobaric biology: Arabidopsis gene expression at low atmospheric pressure.

Plant Physiol 2004 Jan 30;134(1):215-23. Epub 2003 Dec 30.

Program in Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology, Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1104/pp.103.032607DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC316301PMC
January 2004

Near-term lander experiments for growing plants on Mars: requirements for information on chemical and physical properties of Mars regolith.

Life Support Biosph Sci 2002 ;8(3-4):137-47

Dynamac Corporation, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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February 2003

Suppression of Powdery Mildew on Greenhouse-Grown Cucumber by Addition of Silicon to Hydroponic Nutrient Solution Is Inhibited at High Temperature.

Plant Dis 2003 Feb;87(2):177-185

Plant Pathologist, The Land, Epcot Center, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PDIS.2003.87.2.177DOI Listing
February 2003

Plant adaptation to low atmospheric pressures: potential molecular responses.

Life Support Biosph Sci 2002 ;8(2):93-101

Department of Horticultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

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June 2002