UJEMI+ Papers

Using scanning electron microscopy to study microbial communities in speleothem samples collected from Iron Curtain Cave

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Cohord Mason, Arjun Randhawa, Kent Watson, Cynthia Ross Friedman, Naowarat Cheeptham

Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Thompson Rivers University

Department of Physical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Thompson Rivers University 

Volume 2
Fall 2015 / Winter 2016

New microorganisms are continually sought after in the hopes of finding new bioactive compounds, so researchers are looking to extreme environments such as caves to find them.

The zinc ion-chelating agent TPEN reduces the CpxP-mediated negative regulation of the CpxAR two-component system in Escherichia coli

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Kaitlyn M. L. Cramb, Erik Bakkeren, Ido Refaeli, David Oliver

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia

Volume 1
Fall 2014 / Winter 2015

CpxAR is a two-component signal transduction system found in Gram-negative bacteria that senses environmental and cellular stresses and regulates gene expression.