Publications

  1. Garcia-Robledo E, Padilla CC, Aldunate M, Paulmier A, Gregori G, Stewart FJ, Ulloa O, Revsbech NP. 2017. Cryptic oxygen cycling in anoxic marine zones. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. In press.
  2. Vik DR, Roux S, Brum JR, Bolduc B, Emerson JB, Padilla CC, Stewart FJ, Sullivan MB. 2017. Putative Archaeal viruses from the mesopelagic ocean. PeerJ. 5:e3428. Open Access Copy.
  3. Bray MS, Wu J, Reed BC, Kretz CB, Stewart FJ, DiChristina TJ, Brandes JA, Fowle DA, Crowe SA, Glass JB. 2017.  Shifting microbial communities sustain multi-year iron reduction and methanogenesis in ferruginous sediment communities.  Geobiology. In press.
  4. Padilla CC, Bertagnolli AD, Bristow LA, Sarode N, Glass JB, Thamdrup B, Stewart FJ. 2017. Metagenomic binning recovers a transcriptionally active Gammaproteobacterium linking methanotrophy to partial denitrification in an anoxic oxygen minimum zone. Frontiers in Marine Science.  4:23. Open Access Copy.
  5. Parris DJ, Brooker RM, Morgan MA, Dixson DL, Stewart FJ. 2016. Whole gut microbiome composition of damselfish and cardinalfish before and after reef settlement.  PeerJ. 4:e2412  Open Access Copy
  6. Tsementzi D, Wu J, Deutsch S, Nath N, Rodriguez-R LM, Burns AS, Ranjan P, Sarode N, Malmstrom RR, Padilla CC, Stone BK, Bristow LA, Larsen M, Glass JB, Thamdrup B, Woyke T, Konstantinidis KT, Stewart FJ. 2016. SAR11 bacteria linked to ocean anoxia and nitrogen loss. Nature. 536:179-183. doi:10.1038/nature19068  A view only version is available here.
  7. Seston SL, Beinart R, Sarode N, Shockey AC, Ranjan P, Ganesh S, Girguis PR, Stewart FJ. 2016. Metatranscriptional response of chemoautotrophic Ifremeria nautilei endosymbionts to differing sulfur regimes. Frontiers in Microbiology. 7:1074. Open Access Copy.
  8. Larsen M, Lehner P, Borisov SM, Klimant I, Fischer J, Stewart FJ, Canfield DE, Glud RN. 2016. In situ quantification of ultra-low O2 concentrations in oxygen minimum zones. Limnology & Oceanography Methods. doi:10.1002/lom3.10126
  9. Beckler JS, Kiriazis N, Rabouille C, Stewart FJ, Taillefert M. 2016. Importance of microbial iron reduction in deep sediments of river-dominated continental margins.  Marine Chemistry. 178:22-34.
  10. Padilla CC, Bristow LA, Sarode N, Garcia-Robledo E, Gomez Ramirez E, Benson CR, Bourbonnais A, Altabet MA, Girguis PR, Thamdrup B, Stewart FJ. 2016. NC10 bacteria in marine oxygen minimum zones. The ISME Journal. 10:2067-2071.
  11. Glass JB, Kretz CB, Ganesh S, Ranjan P, Seston SL, Buck KN, Landing WL, Morton PL, Moffett JW, Giovannoni SJ, Vergin KL, Stewart FJ. 2015. Meta-omic signatures of microbial metal and nitrogen cycling in marine oxygen minimum zones. Frontiers in Microbiology. Open Access copy.
  12. Bristow LA, Sarode N, Cartee J, Caro-Quintero A, Thamdrup B, Stewart FJ. 2015. Biogeochemical and metagenomic analysis of nitrite accumulation in the Gulf of Mexico hypoxic zone. Limnology & Oceanography. 60:1733-1750.
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  13. Padilla CC, Ganesh S, Gantt S, Huhman A, Parris DJ, Sarode N, Stewart FJ. 2015. Standard filtration practices may significantly distort planktonic microbial diversity estimates. Frontiers in Microbiology. 6:547.
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  14. Duret MT, Pachiadaki MG, Stewart FJ, Sarode N, Christaki U, Monchy S, Edgcomb VP. 2015. Size-fractionated diversity of eukaryotic microbial communities in the Eastern Tropical North Pacific oxygen minimum zone. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 91. fiv037.
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  15. Ganesh S, Bristow LA, Larsen M, Sarode N, Thamdrup B, Stewart FJ. 2015. Size-fraction partitioning of community gene transcription and nitrogen metabolism in a marine oxygen minimum zone. The ISME Journal. 9: 2682-2696.
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  16. Sarode N, Parris DJ, Ganesh S, Seston SL, Stewart FJ. 2015. Generation and analysis of microbial metatranscriptomes. Manual of Environmental Microbiology, Fourth Edition.
  17. Parris DJ, Ganesh S, Edgcomb VP, DeLong EF, Stewart FJ. 2014. Microbial eukaryote diversity in the marine oxygen minimum zone off northern Chile. Frontiers in Microbiology. 5:543.
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  18. Dalsgaard T, Stewart FJ, Thamdrup B, De Brabandere L, Revsbech NP, Ulloa O, Canfield DE, DeLong EF. 2014. Oxygen at nanomolar levels reversibly suppresses process rates and gene expression of anammox and denitrification in the oxygen minimum zone off northern Chile. mBio, 5(6), e01966-14.
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  19. Dmytrenko O, Russel SL, Loo WT, Fontanez KM, Liao L, Roeselers G, Sharma R, Stewart FJ, Newton ILG, Woyke T, Wu D, Lang JM, Eisen JA, Cavanaugh CM. 2014. The genome of the intracellular bacterium of the coastal bivalve Solemya velum: A blueprint for thriving in and out of symbiosis. BMC Genomics. 15:924.
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  20. Lee FJ, Rusch D, Stewart FJ, Mattila HR, Newton ILG. Saccharide breakdown and fermentation by the honey bee gut microbiome. Environmental Microbiology. 17:796-815.
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  21. Lin Y, Cradick TJ, Brown MT, Deshmukh H, Ranjan P, Sarode N, Wile BM, Vertino PM, Stewart FJ, Bao G. 2014. CRISPR/Cas9 systems have off-target activity with insertions or deletions between target DNA and guide RNA sequences. Nucleic Acids Research. 42:7473-7485.
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  22. Stewart FJ, Ulloa O. 2014. Microbial metagenomics of oxygen minimum zones. Marco D (ed.) Metagenomics of the Microbial Nitrogen Cycle: Current innovations and future trends. Horizon Scientific Press.
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  23. Ganesh S, Parris DJ, DeLong EF, Stewart FJ. 2014. Metagenomic analysis of size-fractionated picoplankton in a marine oxygen minimum zone. The ISME Journal. 8:187-211.
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  24. Stewart FJ. 2013. Where the genes flow. Nature Geoscience. 6:688-690.
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  25. Stewart FJ. 2013. Preparation of microbial community cDNA for metatranscriptomic analysis in marine plankton. Methods in Enzymology. 531:187-218.
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  26. Cavanaugh, CM, McKiness ZP, Newton ILG, Stewart FJ. 2013. Marine chemosynthetic symbioses. In: Rosenberg et al. (eds). The Prokaryotes. 1:579-607. Springer-Verlag, New York.
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  27. Sanders JG, Beinart RA, Stewart FJ, DeLong EF, Girguis PR. 2013. Metatranscriptomics reveal differences in in situ energy and nitrogen metabolism among hydrothermal vent snail symbionts. The ISME Journal. 7:1556-1567.
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  28. Dimond JL, Kerwin AH, Rotjan R, Sharp K, Stewart FJ, Thornhill DJ. 2013. A simple temperature-based model predicts the upper latitudinal limit of the temperate coral Astrangia poculata. Coral Reefs. 32:401-409.
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  29. Ulloa O, Canfield DE, DeLong EF, Letelier RM, Stewart FJ. 2012. Perspective: Microbial oceanography of anoxic oxygen minimum zones. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. 109:15996-16003.
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  30. Stewart FJ, Dalsgaard T, Thamdrup B, Revsbech NP, Ulloa O, Canfield DE, and DeLong EF. Experimental incubations elicit profound changes in community transcription in OMZ bacterioplankton. PLoS ONE. 7:e37118.
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  31. Bryant JA, Stewart FJ, Eppley JM, and DeLong EF. 2012. Microbial community phylogenetic and trait diversity decline steeply with depth in a marine oxygen minimum zone. Ecology. 93:1659-1673.
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  32. Stewart FJ, Ulloa O, DeLong EF. 2012. Microbial metatranscriptomics in a permanent marine oxygen minimum zone. Environmental Microbiology. 14:23-40.
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  33. Stewart FJ, 2011. Dissimilatory sulfur cycling in oxygen minimum zones: an emerging metagenomics perspective. Biochemical Society Transactions. 39:1859-11863.
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  34. Stewart FJ, Dmytrenko O, DeLong EF, Cavanaugh CM. 2011. Metatranscriptomic analysis of sulfur oxidation genes in the endosymbiont of Solemya velum. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2:134.
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  35. Stewart FJ, Cavanaugh CM. Pyrosequencing analysis of endosymbiont diversity. 2011. In: de Bruijn FJ (ed.). Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology II: Metagenomics in Different Habitats. Wiley-Blackwell.
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  36. Stewart FJ, Sharma AK, Bryant JA, Eppley JM, DeLong EF. 2011. Community transcriptomics reveals universal patterns of protein sequence conservation in microbial communities. Genome Biology. 12:R26.
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  37. Canfield DE, Stewart FJ, Thamdrup B, De Brabandere L, Dalsgaard T, DeLong EF, Revsbech NP, Ulloa O. 2010. A cryptic sulfur cycle in oxygen-minimum zone waters off the Chilean Coast. Science. 330:1375-1378.
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  38. Stewart FJ, Ottesen EA, DeLong EF. 2010. Development and quantitative analyses of a universal rRNA-subtraction protocol for microbial metatranscriptomics. The ISME Journal. 4:896-907.
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  39. Roeselers G, Newton ILG, Woyke T, Auchtung TA, Dilly GF, Dutton RJ, Fisher MC, Fontanez KM, Lau E, Stewart FJ, Richardson P, Barry K, Saunders E, Detter JC, Wu D, Eisen JA, Cavanaugh CM. 2010. Complete genome sequence of Candidatus Ruthia magnifica. Standards in Genomics Sciences. 3:163-173.
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  40. Stewart FJ, Baik AHY, Cavanaugh CM. 2009. Genetic subdivision of chemosynthetic endosymbionts of Solemya velum along the southern New England coast. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 75:6005-6007.
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  41. Stewart FJ, Cavanaugh CM. 2009. Pyrosequencing analysis of endosymbiont population structure: co-occurrence of divergent symbiont lineages in a single vesicomyid host clam. Environmental Microbiology. 11:2136-2147.
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  42. Stewart FJ, Young CR, Cavanaugh CM. 2009. Evidence for homologous recombination in intracellular chemosynthetic clam symbionts. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 26:1391-1404.
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  43. Fritsen CH, Memmott JC, Stewart FJ. 2008. Inter-annual sea ice dynamics and micro-algal biomass in winter pack ice: Marguerite Bay, Antarctica. Deep-Sea Res. Pt II. 55:2059-2067.
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  44. Stewart FJ, Young CR, Cavanaugh CM. 2008. Lateral symbiont acquisition in a maternally transmitted chemosynthetic clam endosymbiosis. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 25:673-687.
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  45. Stewart FJ, Cavanaugh CM. 2007. Intragenomic variation and evolution of the internal transcribed spacer of the rRNA operon in Bacteria. Journal of Molecular Evolution. 65:44-67.
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  46. Newton ILG, Woyke T, Auchtung TA, Dilly GF, Dutton RJ, Fisher MC, Fontanez KM, Lau E, Stewart FJ, Richardson PM, Barry KW, Detter JC, Wu D, Eisen JA, Cavanaugh CM. 2007. The Calyptogena magnifica chemoautotrophic symbiont genome. Science. 315:998-1000.
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  47. Stewart FJ, Cavanaugh CM. 2006. Bacterial endosymbioses in Solemya (Mollusca, Bivalvia): model systems for studies of symbiont-host adaptation. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Journal. 90:343-360.
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  48. Cavanaugh CM, McKiness ZP, Newton ILG, Stewart FJ. 2006. Marine chemosynthetic symbioses. In: Dworkin M, Falkow S, Rosenberg E, Schleifer KH, Stackebrandt E (eds.). The Prokaryotes. Third Edition. Springer, New York.
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  49. Mix LJ, Armstrong JC, Mandell AM, Mosier AC, Raymond J, Raymond SN, Stewart FJ, von Braun K, Zhaxybayeva O (eds.). 2006. The Astrobiology Primer: An outline of general knowledge. Astrobiology. 6(5):735-813.
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  50. Stewart FJ, Cavanaugh CM. 2005. Symbiosis of thioautotrophic bacteria with Riftia pachyptila. In: Overmann, J. (ed.). Molecular Basis of Symbiosis. Prog. Mol. Subcell. Biol. vol-41. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. p.197-225.
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  51. Stewart FJ, Newton ILG, Cavanaugh CM. 2005. Chemosynthetic endosymbioses: adaptations to oxic-anoxic interfaces. Trends in Microbiology. 13:439-448.
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  52. Stewart FJ, Fritsen CH, Garrison DL. 2005. Bacteria-algae associations in the sea ice and upper water column of the Ross Sea in late austral summer. Antarctic Journal of the Unites States. 33:38-41.
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  53. Stewart FJ, Fritsen CH. 2004. Bacteria-algae relationships in Antarctic sea ice. Antarctic Science. 16:143-156.
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