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Phylogenomics picks out the par excellence markers for species phylogeny in the genus Staphylococcus
Although genome sequencing has become a very promising approach to conduct microbial taxonomy, few labs have the resources to afford this especially when dealing with data sets of hundreds toExpand
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Evolution of a Sigma Factor: An All-In-One of Gene Duplication, Horizontal Gene Transfer, Purifying Selection, and Promoter Differentiation
Sigma factors are an essential part of bacterial gene regulation and have been extensively studied as far as their molecular mechanisms and protein structure are concerned. However, their molecularExpand
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1,2‐Diacylglycerol choline phosphotransferase catalyzes the final step in the unique Treponema denticola phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis pathway
Treponema denticola synthesizes phosphatidylcholine through a licCA‐dependent CDP‐choline pathway identified only in the genus Treponema. However, the mechanism of conversion of CDP‐choline toExpand
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Unexplored Genetic Diversity of Multidrug- and Extremely Drug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Isolates from Tertiary Hospitals in Honduras.
Although Acinetobacter baumannii has become one of the most important nosocomial pathogens worldwide, very little is known about the genetic identity of isolates from less developed countries inExpand
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