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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/184880
Description: Attempts to control bacterial pathogens have led to an increase in antibiotic-resistant cells and the genetic elements that confer resistance phenotypes. These cells and genes are disseminated simulta ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/134932
Description: The presence of integrons was assessed in gut bacteria isolated from wild-caught prawns. A pseudomonad was recovered that contained a Tn402-like class 1 integron with a complete transposition module a ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/43629
Description: Integrons are bacterial genetic elements capable of capturing and expressing potentially adaptive genetic material. Class 1 integrons constitute the most intensely studied group of these elements to d ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/204990
Description: A class 2 integron was found in an Escherichia coli isolate mediating a urinary tract infection. Unlike other class 2 integrons from pathogens, the encoded IntI2 protein was functional. The integron p ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42445
Description: Mobile gene cassettes collectively contain a highly diverse pool of novel genes that encode many novel adaptive functions. In the non-clinical context, the function of almost all of the encoded protei ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42384
Description: Integrons facilitate the capture of potentially adaptive exogenous genetic material by their host genomes. It is now clear that integrons are not limited to the clinical contexts in which they were or ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42379
Description: The lack of information about mobile DNA in deep-sea hydrothermal vents limits our understanding of the phylogenetic diversity of the mobile genome of bacteria in these environments. We used culture-i ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42389
Description: Transposon Tn1403 from a clinical Pseudomonas strain is composed of three transposons, including Tn5393c. A related transposon Tn1404 from a plant-associated Pseudomonas strain lacks Tn5393 but includ ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/41981
Description: Approximately 200 serogroups of Vibrio cholerae exist, with only two, O1 and O139, responsible for epidemic and pandemic cholera. Strains from these serogroups have evolved from a common progenitor, w ... More
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Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/8619
Description: Integrons are genetic elements that contribute to lateral gene transfer in bacteria as a consequence of possessing a site-specific recombination system. This system facilitates the spread of genes whe ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/10198
Description: Objectives: To determine clonality and identify plasmid-mediated resistance genes in 11 multidrug-resistant <i>Escherichia coli</i> (MDREC) isolates associated with opportunistic infections in hospita ... More
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Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/11501
Description: The 150-kbp genome of the alphaherpesvirus equine herpesvirus 1 (EHV-1) strain HVS25A was cloned as a bacterial artificial chromosome (EHV-1 BAC), with mini F plasmid sequences inserted between genes ... More
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Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/17681
Description: Lateral gene transfer has been proposed as a fundamental process underlying bacterial diversity. Transposons, plasmids and phage are widespread and have been shown to significantly contribute to later ... More
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