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Comparison of Co-housing and Littermate Methods for Microbiota Standardization in Mouse Models.

Cell Rep 2019 05;27(6):1910-1919.e2

Department of Immunology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2019.04.023DOI Listing
May 2019

The NLR Protein NLRP6 Does Not Impact Gut Microbiota Composition.

Cell Rep 2017 12;21(13):3653-3661

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2017.12.026DOI Listing
December 2017

Metagenomic and satellite analyses of red snow in the Russian Arctic.

PeerJ 2015 10;3:e1491. Epub 2015 Dec 10.

Department of Biology, San Diego State University , San Diego, CA , United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1491DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4690372PMC
December 2015

Noma affected children from Niger have distinct oral microbial communities based on high-throughput sequencing of 16S rRNA gene fragments.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Dec 4;8(12):e3240. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Genomic Research Laboratory, Department of Internal Medicine, Service of Infectious Diseases, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland; Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003240DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4256271PMC
December 2014

Evolution in the Bacillaceae.

Microbiol Spectr 2014 Oct;2(5)

Department of Microbiology & Cell Science, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Exploration Park at Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island, FL 32953.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/microbiolspec.TBS-0020-2014DOI Listing
October 2014

Infant gut microbiota and the hygiene hypothesis of allergic disease: impact of household pets and siblings on microbiota composition and diversity.

Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 2013 22;9(1):15. Epub 2013 Apr 22.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 3-527 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy 11405 - 87th Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T6G IC9, Canada ; Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1710-1492-9-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3655107PMC
May 2014

Disruption of the murine Glp2r impairs Paneth cell function and increases susceptibility to small bowel enteritis.

Endocrinology 2012 Mar 17;153(3):1141-51. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

Department of Medicine, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, 600 University Avenue, TCP5-1004, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/en.2011-1954DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3606134PMC
March 2012

Bacillus taxonomy in the genomic era finds phenotypes to be essential though often misleading.

Infect Genet Evol 2011 Jul 18;11(5):789-97. Epub 2011 Feb 18.

Department of Cell & Systems Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks St, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 3B2.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2011.02.001DOI Listing
July 2011

Increased fitness and alteration of metabolic pathways during Bacillus subtilis evolution in the laboratory.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2011 Jun 29;77(12):4105-18. Epub 2011 Apr 29.

Department of Cell & Systems Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.00374-11DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3131648PMC
June 2011

Extensive variation in natural competence in Haemophilus influenzae.

Evolution 2009 Jul 23;63(7):1852-66. Epub 2009 Feb 23.

Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00658.xDOI Listing
July 2009

Tracing the evolution of competence in Haemophilus influenzae.

PLoS One 2009 Jun 10;4(6):e5854. Epub 2009 Jun 10.

Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2689351PMC
June 2009

Transcriptome divergence and the loss of plasticity in Bacillus subtilis after 6,000 generations of evolution under relaxed selection for sporulation.

J Bacteriol 2009 Jan 24;191(1):428-33. Epub 2008 Oct 24.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JB.01234-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2612453PMC
January 2009

Phenotypic plasticity, costs of phenotypes, and costs of plasticity: toward an integrative view.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2008 ;1133:44-66

Department of Biological Sciences, Barnard College, Columbia University, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1196/annals.1438.008DOI Listing
August 2008

The roles of mutation accumulation and selection in loss of sporulation in experimental populations of Bacillus subtilis.

Genetics 2007 Oct 24;177(2):937-48. Epub 2007 Aug 24.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://www.genetics.org/cgi/doi/10.1534/genetics.107.075663
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.107.075663DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2034656PMC
October 2007

Rates of molecular evolution in bacteria are relatively constant despite spore dormancy.

Authors:
Heather Maughan

Evolution 2007 Feb;61(2):280-8

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2007.00026.xDOI Listing
February 2007

Mutations leading to loss of sporulation ability in Bacillus subtilis are sufficiently frequent to favor genetic canalization.

Genetics 2007 Jan 16;175(1):453-7. Epub 2006 Nov 16.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://www.genetics.org/cgi/doi/10.1534/genetics.106.065201
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1775008PMC
January 2007

The loss of adaptive plasticity during long periods of environmental stasis.

Am Nat 2007 Jan 28;169(1):38-46. Epub 2006 Nov 28.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/510212DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1766558PMC
January 2007

The population genetics of phenotypic deterioration in experimental populations of Bacillus subtilis.

Evolution 2006 Apr;60(4):686-95

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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April 2006

Stochastic processes influence stationary-phase decisions in Bacillus subtilis.

J Bacteriol 2004 Apr;186(7):2212-4

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC374405PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/jb.186.7.2212-2214.2004DOI Listing
April 2004

Novel rpoB mutations conferring rifampin resistance on Bacillus subtilis: global effects on growth, competence, sporulation, and germination.

J Bacteriol 2004 Apr;186(8):2481-6

Departments of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC412138PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/jb.186.8.2481-2486.2004DOI Listing
April 2004