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1987 …2020

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2020

A synthesis of bacterial and archaeal phenotypic trait data

Madin, J. S., Nielsen, D. A., Brbic, M., Corkrey, R., Danko, D., Edwards, K., Engqvist, M. K. M., Fierer, N., Geoghegan, J. L., Gillings, M., Kyrpides, N. C., Litchman, E., Mason, C. E., Moore, L., Nielsen, S. L., Paulsen, I. T., Price, N. D., Reddy, T. B. K., Richards, M. A., Rocha, E. P. C. & 9 others, Schmidt, T. M., Shaaban, H., Shukla, M., Supek, F., Tetu, S. G., Vieira-Silva, S., Wattam, A. R., Westfall, D. A. & Westoby, M., 5 Jun 2020, In : Scientific Data. 7, p. 170 8 p., 170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Conserving the holobiont

Carthey, A. J. R., Blumstein, D. T., Gallagher, R. V., Tetu, S. G. & Gillings, M. R., Apr 2020, In : Functional Ecology. 34, 4, p. 764-776 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Dynamics of class 1 integrons in aerobic biofilm reactors spiked with antibiotics

Huyan, J., Tian, Z., Zhang, Y., Zhang, H., Shi, Y., Gillings, M. R. & Yang, M., Jul 2020, In : Environment International. 140, 9 p., 105816.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Novel Transposon Tn6433 variants accelerate the dissemination of tet(E) in Aeromonas in an aerobic biofilm reactor under oxytetracycline stresses

Shi, Y., Tian, Z., Gillings, M. R., Zhang, Y., Zhang, H., Huyan, J. & Yang, M., 2 Jun 2020, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 54, 11, p. 6781-6791 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Phylogeny and form in fishes: genetic and morphometric characteristics of dragonets (Foetorepus sp.) do not align

Myun Park, J., Powell, N. N., Gillings, M. R., Gaston, T. F. & Williamson, J. E., Apr 2020, In : Acta Zoologica. 101, 2, p. 218-226 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The peril and promise of integrons: beyond antibiotic resistance

Ghaly, T. M., Geoghegan, J. L., Tetu, S. G. & Gillings, M. R., Jun 2020, In : Trends in Microbiology. 28, 6, p. 455-464 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2019
3 Citations (Scopus)
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Characterization of 12 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Port Jackson Shark, Heterodontus portusjacksoni (Meyer, 1793)

Clark, J. A., Brown, C., Gillings, M. R., Gardner, M., Williamson, J. E., Izzo, C. & Day, J., Feb 2019, In : Marine Biodiversity. 49, 1, p. 505–508 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Fungus-initiated catalytic reactions at hyphal-mineral interfaces drive iron redox cycling and biomineralization

Yu, G. H., Chi, Z. L., Teng, H. H., Dong, H. L., Kappler, A., Gillings, M. R., Polizzotto, M. L., Liu, C. Q. & Zhu, Y. G., 1 Sep 2019, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 260, p. 192-203 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid microevolution of biofilm cells in response to antibiotics

Penesyan, A., Nagy, S. S., Kjelleberg, S., Gillings, M. R. & Paulsen, I. T., 6 Nov 2019, In : npj Biofilms and Microbiomes. 5, p. 1-14 14 p., 34.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Soil biota, antimicrobial resistance and planetary health

Zhu, Y. G., Zhao, Y., Zhu, D., Gillings, M., Penuelas, J., Ok, Y. S., Capon, A. & Banwart, S., Oct 2019, In : Environment International. 131, p. 1-7 7 p., 105059.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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14 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
15 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Conserved phylogenetic distribution and limited antibiotic resistance of class 1 integrons revealed by assessing the bacterial genome and plasmid collection

Zhang, A. N., Li, L-G., Ma, L., Gillings, M. R., Tiedje, J. M. & Zhang, T., 21 Jul 2018, In : Microbiome. 6, 1, p. 1-14 14 p., 130.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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12 Citations (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)

DNA as a pollutant: the clinical class 1 integron

Gillings, M. R., Mar 2018, In : Current Pollution Reports. 4, 1, p. 49-55 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental dimensions of antibiotic resistance: assessment of basic science gaps

Smalla, K., Cook, K., Djordjevic, S. P., Klümper, U. & Gillings, M., 1 Dec 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 12, p. 1-6 6 p., fiy195.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Human dissemination of genes and microorganisms in Earth's Critical Zone

Zhu, Y. G., Gillings, M., Simonet, P., Stekel, D., Banwart, S. & Penuelas, J., Apr 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 4, p. 1488-1499 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

26 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of wastewater treatment on the prevalence of integrons and the genetic diversity of integron gene cassettes

An, X. L., Chen, Q-L., Zhu, D., Zhu, Y. G., Gillings, M. R. & Su, J. Q., May 2018, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 84, 9, p. 1-15 15 p., e02766-17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Mobile DNAs as ecologically and evolutionarily independent units of life

Ghaly, T. M. & Gillings, M. R., Nov 2018, In : Trends in Microbiology. 26, 11, p. 904-912 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Pollutants that replicate: xenogenetic DNAs

Gillings, M. R., Westoby, M. & Ghaly, T. M., Dec 2018, In : Trends in Microbiology. 26, 12, p. 975-977 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and transmission of antibiotic resistance and microbiota between humans and water environments

Zhou, Z-C., Feng, W-Q., Han, Y., Zheng, J., Chen, T., Wei, Y-Y., Gillings, M., Zhu, Y-G. & Chen, H., Dec 2018, In : Environment International. 121, Pt 2, p. 1155-1161 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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20 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Rhizosphere microorganisms can influence the timing of plant flowering

Lu, T., Ke, M., Lavoie, M., Jin, Y., Fan, X., Zhang, Z., Fu, Z., Sun, L., Gillings, M., Peñuelas, J., Qian, H. & Zhu, Y. G., 26 Dec 2018, In : Microbiome. 6, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 231.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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29 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

The extended genotype: microbially mediated olfactory communication

Carthey, A. J. R., Gillings, M. R. & Blumstein, D. T., Nov 2018, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 33, 11, p. 885-894 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Citations (Scopus)

Tracking antibiotic resistome during wastewater treatment using high throughput quantitative PCR

An, X. L., Su, J. Q., Li, B., Ouyang, W. Y., Zhao, Y., Chen, Q-L., Cui, L., Chen, H., Gillings, M. R., Zhang, T. & Zhu, Y. G., Aug 2018, In : Environment International. 117, p. 146-153 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Application of struvite alters the antibiotic resistome in soil, rhizosphere, and phyllosphere

Chen, Q. L., An, X. L., Zhu, Y. G., Su, J. Q., Gillings, M. R., Ye, Z. L. & Cui, L., 18 Jul 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 14, p. 8149-8157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical, biological, and DNA markers for tracing slaughterhouse effluent

Harvey, P. J., Taylor, M. P., Handley, H. K., Foster, S., Gillings, M. R. & Asher, A. J., Jul 2017, In : Environmental Research. 156, p. 534-541 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Class 1 integrons as invasive species

Gillings, M. R., Aug 2017, In : Current Opinion in Microbiology. 38, p. 10-15 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

45 Citations (Scopus)

Continental-scale pollution of estuaries with antibiotic resistance genes

Zhu, Y-G., Zhao, Y., Li, B., Huang, C-L., Zhang, S-Y., Yu, S., Chen, Y-S., Zhang, T., Gillings, M. R. & Su, J-Q., 30 Jan 2017, In : Nature Microbiology. 2, p. 16270-1-16270-7 7 p., 16270.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

275 Citations (Scopus)

Discovery of the fourth mobile sulfonamide resistance gene

Razavi, M., Marathe, N. P., Gillings, M. R., Flach, C-F., Kristiansson, E. & Larsson, D. G. J., 15 Dec 2017, In : Microbiome. 5, p. 1-12 12 p., 160.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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33 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Evolution of class 1 integrons: Mobilization and dispersal via food-borne bacteria

Ghaly, T. M., Chow, L., Asher, A. J., Waldron, L. S. & Gillings, M. R., 6 Jun 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 6, p. 1-11 11 p., e0179169.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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22 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Genomics and the evolution of antibiotic resistance

Gillings, M. R., Paulsen, I. T. & Tetu, S. G., 1 Jan 2017, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1388, 1, p. 92-107 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Lateral gene transfer, bacterial genome evolution, and the Anthropocene

Gillings, M. R., 1 Feb 2017, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1389, 1, p. 20-36 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

43 Citations (Scopus)

Metagenomics of urban sewage identifies an extensively shared antibiotic resistome in China

Su, J. Q., An, X. L., Li, B., Chen, Q. L., Gillings, M. R., Chen, H., Zhang, T. & Zhu, Y. G., 19 Jul 2017, In : Microbiome. 5, p. 1-15 15 p., 84.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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72 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Microbial mass movements

Zhu, Y. G., Gillings, M., Simonet, P., Stekel, D., Banwart, S. & Penuelas, J., 15 Sep 2017, In : Science. 357, 6356, p. 1099-1100 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

95 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Escherichia coli out in the cold: dissemination of human-derived bacteria into the Antarctic microbiome

Power, M. L., Samuel, A., Smith, J. J., Stark, J. S., Gillings, M. R. & Gordon, D. M., 1 Aug 2016, In : Environmental Pollution. 215, p. 58-65 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Information in the Biosphere: Biological and Digital Worlds

Gillings, M. R., Hilbert, M. & Kemp, D. J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 31, 3, p. 180-189 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Antibiotic discovery: combatting bacterial resistance in cells and in biofilm communities

Penesyan, A., Gillings, M. & Paulsen, I. T., Apr 2015, In : Molecules. 20, 4, p. 5286-5298 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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138 Citations (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

Bad times for good bacteria: how modern life has damaged our internal ecosystems

Gillings, M., 9 Oct 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticle

Ecology and evolution of the human microbiota: Fire, farming and antibiotics

Gillings, M. R., Paulsen, I. T. & Tetu, S. G., 8 Sep 2015, In : Genes. 6, 3, p. 841-857 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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35 Citations (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)

How antibiotic pollution of waterways creates superbugs

Gillings, M., 12 Mar 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticle

Microbial slime curtain communities of the Nullarbor Caves

Tetu, S. G., Elbourne, L. D. H., Cronan, A., Holmes, A. J., Gillings, M. R. & Paulsen, I. T., 2015, Microbial life of cave systems. Summers Engel, A. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 125-136 12 p. (Life in extreme environments).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pollution by antibiotics and resistance genes: dissemination into Australian wildlife

Gillings, M., 2015, Austral ark: the state of wildlife in Australia and New Zealand. Stow, A., Maclean, N. & Holwell, G. I. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 186-196 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Potential impacts of aquatic pollutants: sub-clinical antibiotic concentrations induce genome changes and promote antibiotic resistance

Chow, L., Waldron, L. & Gillings, M. R., 5 Aug 2015, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 6, p. 803-1-803-10 10 p., 803.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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30 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Screening foodstuffs for class 1 integrons and gene cassettes

Waldron, L. S. & Gillings, M. R., 19 Jun 2015, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 100, p. 1-7 7 p., e52889.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

The unusual occurrence of green algal balls of Chaetomorpha linum on a beach in Sydney, Australia

Cooke, J., Lanfear, R., Downing, A., Gillings, M. R., Poore, A. G. B., Goodwin, I. D., Waldron, L. S., Phillips, A., Metti, Y. & Bulbert, M. W., 1 Oct 2015, In : Botanica Marina. 58, 5, p. 401-407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
337 Downloads (Pure)

Universities run as businesses can’t pursue genuine learning

Gillings, M. & Williamson, J., 19 Jun 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticle