Key Papers

  • Ricker, N., H. Qian, and R. R. Fulthorpe. 2013. Phylogeny and organization of recombinase in trio (RIT) elements. Plasmid 70.2:226-239.
  • Ricker, N. , H. Qian, R. Fulthorpe. 2012. The Limitations of Draft Assemblies for Understanding Prokaryotic Adaptation and Evolution. Genomics. 100(3):167-175
  • Mahmoudi, N., M. P. Teresita, A Zimmerman, R.R. Fulthorpe, G. N. Kasozi, B.R. Silliman, G.F.. Slater. 2013. Rapid degradation of Deepwater Horizon spilled oil by indigenous microbial communities in Louisiana salt marsh sediments. Environmental Science and Technology 47.23:13303-13312
  • Fulthorpe, R. R., L. Roesch, G. Cassella and E. Triplett. 2008. Randomly sampled soils have few bacterial species in common. Journal of the International Society for Microbial Ecology 2(9):901-910
  • Roesch, L. Roberta Fulthorpe, Alberto Riva, George Casella, Alison Hadwin, Angela Kent, Samira Daroub, Flavio Camargo, William Farmerie and Eric Triplett. 2007. Pyrosequencing enumerates and contrasts soil microbial diversity. Journal of the International Society for Microbial Ecology 1:283-290.
  • Gilbride, K.A. and R. R. Fulthorpe. 2004. A survey of the composition and diversity of bacterial populations in bleached kraft pulp-mill wastewater secondary treatment systems. Canadian Journal of Microbiology 50:633-644.
  • Dennis, P, E. Edwards, S.N. Liss, R. Fulthorpe. 2003. Monitoring gene expression in mixed microbial communities using DNA microarrays. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 69(2):769-778.
  • Fulthorpe, R. and L.N. Schofield. 1999. A comparison of mineralization of chloroaromatic compounds in agricultural and forest soils. Biodegradation 10:235-244.
  • Fulthorpe, R.R., A.N. Rhodes and J.M. Tiedje. 1998. High levels of endemicity apparent in 3-chlorobenzoate degrading soil bacteria. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 64:1620-1627.
  • Fulthorpe, R.R., A.N. Rhodes and J.M. Tiedje. 1996. Pristine soils mineralize 3-chlorobenzoate and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid via different microbial populations. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 62(4):1159-1166.
  • Fulthorpe, R.R., C. McGowan, O.V. Maltseva, W.H. Holben and J.M. Tiedje. 1995. 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid degrading bacteria: mosaics of catabolic genes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 61(9):3274-3281.
  • Fulthorpe, Roberta R. and R.C. Wyndham. 1991. Transfer and expression of the catabolic plasmid pBRC60 in wild bacterial recipients in a freshwater ecosystem. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 57(5):1546-1553.