2013 – 2014

Jardine, K.; Chambers, J.; Nielsen, L.K.; Alves, E.G.; Teixeira, A.; Garcia, S.; Holm, J.; Higuchi, N.; Manzi, A.; Abrell, L.; Fuentas, J.; Nielsen, L.K.; Torn, M; Vickers, C.E. (2014) Dynamic balancing of isoprene carbon sources reflects photosynthetic and photorespiratory responses to temperature stress. Plant Physiology 166(4): 2051-2064

Arifin, Y.; Archer, C.; Lim, S.; Quek, L.-E.; Sugiarto, H.; Marcellin, E.; Vickers, C.; Krömer, J.; Nielsen, L.K. (2014) Escherichia coli W shows fast, highly oxidative sucrose metabolism and low acetate formation. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 98(21): 9033-44

Bell, K.L; Rangan, H., Fowler, R.; Kull, C.A.; Pettigrew, J.D.; Vickers, C.E.; Murphy, D.J. (2014) Genetic diversity and biogeography of the Australian boab, Adansonia gregorii (Malvaceae: Bombacoideae). Australian Journal of Botany 62(2):164-174

Ryan, A. C.; Hewitt, C. N.; Possell, M.; Vickers, C.E.; Purnell, A.; Mullineaux, P. M., Davies, W. J.; Dodd, I.C. (2014) Isoprene emission protects photosynthesis but reduces plant productivity during drought in transgenic tobacco plants. New Phytologist 201(1):205-16

Tattini, M.; Velikova, V. Vickers, C.E.; Brunetti, C.; Di Ferdinando, M.; Trivellini, A.; Fineschi, S.; Agati, G.; Ferrini, F.; Loreto, F. (2014) Isoprene production in transgenic tobacco alters isoprenoids, non-structural carbohydrates and phenylpropanoids metabolism, and protects photosynthesis from drought stress. Plant, Cell & Environment 37(8):1950-64

Vickers, C.E.*; Bongers, M.; Qing, L.; Delatte, T.; Bouwmeester, H. (2014) Metabolic engineering of volatile isoprenoids in plants and microbes. Plant, Cell & Environment 37(8):1753-1775 (invited)

Steen, J.A.; Bohlke, N.; Vickers, C.E.*; Nielsen, L.K. (2014) The trehalose phosphotransferase system (PTS) in coli W can transport low levels of sucrose that are sufficient to facilitate induction of the csc sucrose catabolism operon. PLoS One 9(2): e88688

Behrendorff, J.B.Y.H.; Vickers, C.E.*; Chrysanthopoulos, P; Nielsen, L.K. (2013) 2,2-Diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl as a screening tool for recombinant monoterpene biosynthesis. Microbial Cell Factories 12:76. Open Access; as of 14/08/16, accessed 6046 times since publication (23/08/2013).

Vickers, C.E.*; Bydder, S.F.; Zhou, Y.; Nielsen, L.K. (2013) Dual gene expression cassette vectors with antibiotic selection markers for engineering in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Microbial Cell Factories 12:96. Open Access; as of 14/08/16, accessed 8425 times since publication on 25/10/2013. Open Access; as of 14/08/16, accessed 8425 times since publication on 25/10/2013. Multiple plasmid requests from researchers across the world

Jardine, K.J.*; Meyers, K.; Abrell, L.; Alves, E.G.; Serrano, A.M.Y; Manzi, A; Kesselmeier, J.; Karl, T.; Guenther, A; Chambers, J.; Vickers, C.E. (2013) Emissions of putative isoprene oxidation products from mango branches under abiotic stress. Journal of Experimental Botany, 64: 3697-3709

Williams, T.C.; Nielsen, L.K.; Vickers, C.E.* (2013) Engineered quorum-sensing using pheromone-mediated cell-to-cell communication in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. ACS Synthetic Biology 2(3):136-149. One of the 10 most-read articles in ACS Synthetic Biology for Q1, 2013.

Sabri, S.; Steen, J.A.; Bongers, M.; Nielsen, L.K.; Vickers, C.E.*; (2013) Knock-in/Knock-out (KIKO) vectors for rapid integration of large DNA sequences, including whole metabolic pathways, onto the Escherichia coli chromosome at well-characterised loci. Microbial Cell Factories, 12:60. Open Access; listed as “Highly Accessed”. As of 14/08/15, accessed 12,318 times since publication (24/06/2013). Multiple plasmid requests from researchers across the world.

Sabri, S.; Nielsen, L.K.; Vickers, C.E.* (2013) Molecular control of sucrose utilization in Escherichia coli W, an efficient sucrose-utilizing strain. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 79(2):478-487.