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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1060742
Description: 12 page(s)
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/341737
Description: An up-to-date view of molecular mechanisms for investigating microbial communities and their biological activities, this new volume of Environmental Microbiology: Methods and Protocols looks at recent ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/338958
Description: Nutrition is critical to immune defence and parasite resistance, which not only affects individual organisms, but also has profound ecological and evolutionary consequences. Nutrition and immunity are ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/228307
Description: Beneath Australia's large, dry Nullarbor Plain lies an extensive underwater cave system, where dense microbial communities known as 'slime curtains' are found. These communities exist in isolation fro ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 060500 Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1147329
Description: 12 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/17122
Description: The wide-ranging physiology and large genetic variability observed for prokaryotes is largely attributed, not to the prokaryotic genome itself, but rather to mechanisms of lateral gene transfer. Casse ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/17079
Description: Integrons are best known for assembling antibiotic resistance genes in clinical bacteria. They capture genes by using integrasemediated site-specific recombination of mobile gene cassettes. Integrons ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/92444
Description: Horizontal gene transfer increases genetic diversity in prokaryotes to a degree not allowed by the limitations of reproduction by binary fission. The integron/gene cassette system is one of the most r ... More
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Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1148863
Description: By targeting gene cassettes by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) directly from environmentally derived DNA, we are able to amplify entire open reading frames (ORFs) independently of prior sequence knowl ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/6216
Description: Patterns in the spatial distribution of organisms provide important information about mechanisms that regulate the diversity of life and the complexity of ecosystems1, 2. Although microorganisms may c ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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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Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/17416
Description: The nature of unusual aquatic microbial formations in flooded passages of cave systems in the Nullarbor region of Australia was investigated using electron microscopy and DNA analysis. The caves are l ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1225070
Description: 1 page(s)
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