Category: Dinoflagellate genomics

Discovery of nuclear-encoded genes for the neurotoxin saxitoxin in dinoflagellates.

Discovery of nuclear-encoded genes for the neurotoxin saxitoxin in dinoflagellates.
PLoS One. 2011;6(5):e20096
Authors: Stüken A, Orr RJ, Kellmann R, Murray SA, Neilan BA, Jakobsen KS
Abstract
Saxitoxin is …

Do red and green make brown?: perspectives on plastid acquisitions within chromalveolates.

Do red and green make brown?: perspectives on plastid acquisitions within chromalveolates.
Eukaryot Cell. 2011 Jul;10(7):856-68
Authors: Dorrell RG, Smith AG
Abstract
The chromalveolate “supergroup” is of key…

Genome evolution of a tertiary dinoflagellate plastid.

Genome evolution of a tertiary dinoflagellate plastid.
PLoS One. 2011;6(4):e19132
Authors: Gabrielsen TM, Minge MA, Espelund M, Tooming-Klunderud A, Patil V, Nederbragt AJ, Otis C, Turmel M, Shalchian-Tabrizi K, Lemieux C, …

Homology-Driven Proteomics of Dinoflagellates with Unsequenced Genomes Using MALDI-TOF/TOF and Automated De Novo Sequencing.

Homology-Driven Proteomics of Dinoflagellates with Unsequenced Genomes Using MALDI-TOF/TOF and Automated De Novo Sequencing.
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2011;2011:471020
Authors: Wang DZ, Li C, Xie ZX, Dong HP, Lin …

Adaptations to endosymbiosis in a cnidarian-dinoflagellate association: differential gene expression and specific gene duplications.

Adaptations to endosymbiosis in a cnidarian-dinoflagellate association: differential gene expression and specific gene duplications.
PLoS Genet. 2011 Jul;7(7):e1002187
Authors: Ganot P, Moya A, Magnone V, Allemand D, Furla …

Dinoflagellate genome evolution.

Dinoflagellate genome evolution.
Annu Rev Microbiol. 2011;65:369-87
Authors: Wisecaver JH, Hackett JD
Abstract
The dinoflagellates are an ecologically important group of microbial eukaryotes that have evolved…

Rapid evolution of coral proteins responsible for interaction with the environment.

Rapid evolution of coral proteins responsible for interaction with the environment.
PLoS One. 2011;6(5):e20392
Authors: Voolstra CR, Sunagawa S, Matz MV, Bayer T, Aranda M, Buschiazzo E, Desalvo MK, Lindquist E, Szmant AM, …

The transcriptome of the novel dinoflagellate Oxyrrhis marina (Alveolata: Dinophyceae): response to salinity examined by 454 sequencing.

The transcriptome of the novel dinoflagellate Oxyrrhis marina (Alveolata: Dinophyceae): response to salinity examined by 454 sequencing.
BMC Genomics. 2011;12:519
Authors: Lowe CD, Mello LV, Samatar N, Martin LE, Montagnes …

Evidence for horizontal gene transfer from Bacteroidetes bacteria to dinoflagellate minicircles.

Evidence for horizontal gene transfer from Bacteroidetes bacteria to dinoflagellate minicircles.
Mol Biol Evol. 2011 Nov 10;
Authors: Moszczynski K, Mackiewicz P, Bodyl A
Abstract
Dinoflagellate protists harb…

Assessing the impacts of experimentally elevated temperature on the biological composition and molecular chaperone gene expression of a reef coral.

Assessing the impacts of experimentally elevated temperature on the biological composition and molecular chaperone gene expression of a reef coral.
PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e26529
Authors: Mayfield AB, Wang LH, Tang PC, Fan TY,…