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Transposomics: A System-Level Analysis of Whole Genomes by Global High-Resolution Transposon Mutagenesis.

Applicant Christen Beat
Number 126243
Funding scheme Fellowships for advanced researchers
Research institution Developmental Biology Department School of Medicine Stanford University
Institution of higher education Institution abroad - IACH
Main discipline Molecular Biology
Start/End 01.11.2009 - 31.10.2011
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All Disciplines (2)

Discipline
Molecular Biology
Experimental Microbiology

Keywords (4)

Transposomics; Global Transposon Mutagenesis; Essential Genes; Cell Cycle Circuit

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Name Institute

Publications

Publication
The essential genome of a bacterium
Christen B, Abeliuk E, Collier JM, Kalogeraki VS, Passarelli B, Coller JA, Fero MJ, McAdams HH, Shapiro L (2011), The essential genome of a bacterium, in MOLECULAR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY, 7.
Asymmetrical distribution of the second messenger c-di-GMP upon bacterial cell division.
Christen Matthias, Kulasekara Hemantha D, Christen Beat, Kulasekara Bridget R, Hoffman Lucas R, Miller Samuel I (2010), Asymmetrical distribution of the second messenger c-di-GMP upon bacterial cell division., in Science (New York, N.Y.), 328(5983), 1295-7.
High-throughput identification of protein localization dependency networks.
Christen Beat, Fero Michael J, Hillson Nathan J, Bowman Grant, Hong Sun-Hae, Shapiro Lucy, McAdams Harley H (2010), High-throughput identification of protein localization dependency networks., in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107(10), 4681-6.

Scientific events

Active participation

Title Type of contribution Title of article or contribution Date Place Persons involved
Dev. Biol. Dept. Retreat 2011, Stanford University 19.09.2011 Monterey, USA
Seminar at the Joint Genome Institute, US Dept. of Energy, Walnut Creek, CA 28.06.2011 Walnut Creek, CA, USA
Seminar at the Institute of Molecular Life Sciences, University of Zurich, 08.04.2011 Zurich, Switzerland
Seminar at the Dept. of Biosystems Science and Engineering 07.01.2011 Basel, Switzerland
Seminar at the Laboratoir de Chimie Bacterienne, CNRS Marseille, 04.01.2011 Marseille, France
Seminar at the Molecular Microbiology Dept. University of Geneva, 13.12.2010 Geneva, Switzerland
Dev. Biol. Dept. Retreat, Stanford University 21.09.2010 Monterey, USA
Molecular Profiling Seminar at the Dept. of Biochemistry, Stanford University, 16.07.2010 Stanford, USA
Seminar at the Dept. Microbiology Fundamentale, University of Lausanne, 11.01.2010 Lausanne, Switzerland


Communication with the public

Communication Title Media Place Year
New media (web, blogs, podcasts, news feeds etc.) Life's essentials Science News International 02.09.2011
Media relations: print media, online media New method reveals parts of bacterium genome essential to life Stanford School of Medicine News International 30.08.2011
Media relations: print media, online media Stanford Researchers Identify the Essential Genome of Caulobacter Crescentus Genome Technology International 19.10.2011
New media (web, blogs, podcasts, news feeds etc.) Biosensors Reveal How Single Bacterium Gets the Message to Split Into a Swimming and a Stay-Put Cell Science Daily International 03.06.2010
New media (web, blogs, podcasts, news feeds etc.) Biosensors reveal how single bacterium gets the message to split into a swimming and a stay-put cell Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News International 03.06.2010
New media (web, blogs, podcasts, news feeds etc.) Simplified Search for Antibiotics SNF Research today Rhaeto-Romanic Switzerland German-speaking Switzerland Italian-speaking Switzerland Western Switzerland 01.09.2010

Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
166476 Global identification and characterization of essential genome features by random transposon mutagenesis 01.04.2016 Project funding (Div. I-III)

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