Publications

Updated 09-12-2022


2021

Mark R. H. Hurst, Amy Beattie, Aurelie Laugraud, Richard Townsend, Lesley Sitter, Chikako van Koten, Lincoln Harper (2021). Identification of Diverse Toxin Complex Clusters and an eCIS Variant in Serratia proteamaculans Pathovars of the New Zealand Grass Grub (Costelytra Giveni) and Manuka Beetle (Pyronota Spp.) Larvae. Microbiology Spectrum. 9(2):e01123-21. DOI: 10.1128/Spectrum.01123-21 [article][pubmed]

Thomas L. Sitter, Amy L. Vaughan, Marion Schoof, Simon A. Jackson, Travis R. Glare, Murray P. Cox, Peter C. Fineran, Paul P. Gardner, Mark R. H. Hurst (2021). Evolution of virulence in a novel family of transmissible mega-plasmids. Environmental microbiology. 23(9):5289-5304. Special Issue on Pathogen and Antibiotic Resistance Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.15595 [article][pubmed]


2020

Thomas L. Sitter (2020). Evolutionary divergence of the insect disease-encoding Serratia plasmid pADAP. [Doctoral dissertation, Lincoln University New Zealand]. DOI: 10.25400/lincolnuninz.12736217.v1