Rachel Whitaker
Rachel Whitaker
Professor of Microbiology, University of Illinois
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Geographic barriers isolate endemic populations of hyperthermophilic archaea
RJ Whitaker, DW Grogan, JW Taylor
Science 301 (5635), 976-978, 2003
Microbial biogeography: from taxonomy to traits
JL Green, BJM Bohannan, RJ Whitaker
science 320 (5879), 1039-1043, 2008
Biogeography of the Sulfolobus islandicus pan-genome
ML Reno, NL Held, CJ Fields, PV Burke, RJ Whitaker
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (21), 8605-8610, 2009
Patterns of gene flow define species of thermophilic Archaea
H Cadillo-Quiroz, X Didelot, NL Held, A Herrera, A Darling, ML Reno, ...
PLoS biology 10 (2), e1001265, 2012
Lake microbial communities are resilient after a whole-ecosystem disturbance
A Shade, JS Read, ND Youngblut, N Fierer, R Knight, TK Kratz, NR Lottig, ...
The ISME journal 6 (12), 2153-2167, 2012
Viral biogeography revealed by signatures in Sulfolobus islandicus genomes
NL Held, RJ Whitaker
Environmental Microbiology 11 (2), 457-466, 2009
Genome dynamics in a natural archaeal population
EE Allen, GW Tyson, RJ Whitaker, JC Detter, PM Richardson, JF Banfield
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104 (6), 1883-1888, 2007
Drinking water microbiome assembly induced by water stagnation
F Ling, R Whitaker, MW LeChevallier, WT Liu
The ISME journal 12 (6), 1520-1531, 2018
CRISPR associated diversity within a population of Sulfolobus islandicus
NL Held, A Herrera, H Cadillo-Quiroz, RJ Whitaker
PLoS One 5 (9), e12988, 2010
Recombination Shapes the Natural Population Structure of the Hyperthermophilic Archaeon Sulfolobus islandicus
RJ Whitaker, DW Grogan, JW Taylor
Molecular biology and evolution 22 (12), 2354-2361, 2005
Population genomics in natural microbial communities
RJ Whitaker, JF Banfield
Trends in Ecology & Evolution 21 (9), 508-516, 2006
Allopatric origins of microbial species
RJ Whitaker
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 361 …, 2006
ITEP: an integrated toolkit for exploration of microbial pan-genomes
MN Benedict, JR Henriksen, WW Metcalf, RJ Whitaker, ND Price
BMC genomics 15 (1), 1-11, 2014
Multiscale model of CRISPR‐induced coevolutionary dynamics: diversification at the interface of Lamarck and Darwin
LM Childs, NL Held, MJ Young, RJ Whitaker, JS Weitz
Evolution: International Journal of Organic Evolution 66 (7), 2015-2029, 2012
An anti-CRISPR viral ring nuclease subverts type III CRISPR immunity
JS Athukoralage, SA McMahon, C Zhang, S Grüschow, S Graham, ...
Nature 577 (7791), 572-575, 2020
Mechanisms of gene flow in archaea
A Wagner, RJ Whitaker, DJ Krause, JH Heilers, M Van Wolferen, ...
Nature Reviews Microbiology 15 (8), 492-501, 2017
A virus or more in (nearly) every cell: ubiquitous networks of virus–host interactions in extreme environments
JH Munson-McGee, S Peng, S Dewerff, R Stepanauskas, RJ Whitaker, ...
The ISME journal 12 (7), 1706-1714, 2018
CRISPR-induced distributed immunity in microbial populations
LM Childs, WE England, MJ Young, JS Weitz, RJ Whitaker
PloS one 9 (7), e101710, 2014
A longer vernal window: the role of winter coldness and snowpack in driving spring transitions and lags
AR Contosta, A Adolph, D Burchsted, E Burakowski, M Green, D Guerra, ...
Global Change Biology 23 (4), 1610-1625, 2017
Virus-induced dormancy in the archaeon Sulfolobus islandicus
MA Bautista, C Zhang, RJ Whitaker
MBio 6 (2), e02565-14, 2015
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