Positions

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2017 Parallel evolution of two clades of a major Atlantic endemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus pathogen lineage by independent acquisition of related pathogenicity islands.Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  83:e01168-17-e01168-17. 2017
2017 Host-selected mutations converging on a global regulator drive an adaptive leap towards symbiosis in bacteria.eLife.  6. 2017
2017 Sequence Type 631 Vibrio parahaemolyticus, an Emerging Foodborne Pathogen in North America.Journal of Clinical Microbiology.  55:645-648. 2017
2016 Environmental Conditions Associated with Elevated Vibrio parahaemolyticus Concentrations in Great Bay Estuary, New Hampshire.PLoS ONE.  11:e0155018. 2016
2015 Spontaneous phenotypic suppression of GacA-defective Vibrio fischeri is achieved via mutation of csrA and ihfA.BMC Microbiology.  15:180. 2015
2015 Use of Whole-Genome Phylogeny and Comparisons for Development of a Multiplex PCR Assay To Identify Sequence Type 36 Vibrio parahaemolyticus.Journal of Clinical Microbiology.  53:1864-1872. 2015
2015 Genetic characterization of clinical and environmental Vibrio parahaemolyticus from the Northeast USA reveals emerging resident and non-indigenous pathogen lineages.Frontiers in Microbiology.  6:272. 2015
2013 Characterization of a Vibrio fischeri Aminopeptidase and Evidence for Its Influence on an Early Stage of Squid Colonization (vol 194, pg 3995, 2012)Journal of Bacteriology.  195:3298-3298. 2013
2013 Bacterial bioluminescence regulates expression of a host cryptochrome gene in the squid-Vibrio symbiosis.mBio.  4. 2013
2012 Characterization of a Vibrio fischeri aminopeptidase and evidence for its influence on an early stage of squid colonization.Journal of Bacteriology.  194:3995-4002. 2012
2012 Influence of seasonality on the genetic diversity of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in New Hampshire shellfish waters as determined by multilocus sequence analysis.Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  78:3778-3782. 2012
2011 Ecology and genetic structure of a northern temperate Vibrio cholerae population related to toxigenic isolates.Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  77:7568-7575. 2011
2010 Comparison of the pathogenic potentials of environmental and clinical vibrio parahaemolyticus strains indicates a role for temperature regulation in virulence.Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  76:7459-7465. 2010
2010 Breaking the language barrier: experimental evolution of non-native Vibrio fischeri in squid tailors luminescence to the hostSymbiosis.  51:85-96. 2010
2009 Stress tolerance and environmental fitness of Pseudomonas fluorescens A506, which has a mutation in RpoS.Phytopathology.  99:679-688. 2009
2007 The GacA global regulator of Vibrio fischeri is required for normal host tissue responses that limit subsequent bacterial colonization.Cellular Microbiology.  9:766-778. 2007
2003 GacA regulates symbiotic colonization traits of Vibrio fischeri and facilitates a beneficial association with an animal host.Journal of Bacteriology.  185:7202-7212. 2003
2003 Translation start sequences affect the efficiency of silencing of Agrobacterium tumefaciens T-DNA oncogenes.Plant Physiology.  133:966-977. 2003
2003 Repression of phenazine antibiotic production in Pseudomonas aureofaciens strain 30-84 by RpeAJournal of Bacteriology.  185:3718-3725. 2003
2003 Repression of phenazine antibiotic production in Pseudomonas aureofaciens strain 30-84 by RpeA.Journal of Bacteriology.  185:3718-3725. 2003
2000 Lon protease influences antibiotic production and UV tolerance of Pseudomonas fluorescens Pf-5.Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  66:2718-2725. 2000
1998 The two-component regulators GacS and GacA influence accumulation of the stationary-phase sigma factor sigmaS and the stress response in Pseudomonas fluorescens Pf-5.Journal of Bacteriology.  180:6635-6641. 1998

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2015 GENETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF CLINICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL VIBRIO PARAHAEMOLYTICUS FROM THE NORTHEASTERN US REVEALS EMERGING RESIDENT AND INVASIVE PATHOGEN LINEAGESJournal of Shellfish Research. 726-727. 2015
2015 LONG-TERM TRENDS OF PATHOGENIC VIBRIO SPP. POPULATIONS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE OYSTERSJournal of Shellfish Research. 711-711. 2015

Patents And Disclosures

Year Title
Methods and compositions for identifying pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Teaching Activities

  • Contemp Top Molec/Cell/Biomed Taught course 2018
  • Contemp Top Molec/Cell/Biomed Taught course 2018
  • Genetics Prokaryotic Microbes Taught course 2018
  • Rsrch Exp/MCBS Taught course 2018
  • Seminar Taught course 2018
  • Contemp Top Molec/Cell/Biomed Taught course 2017
  • Seminar Taught course 2017
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2017
  • Genetics Prokaryotic Microbes Taught course 2017
  • Seminar Taught course 2017
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2017
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2016
  • Rsrch Exp/MCBS Taught course 2016
  • Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2016
  • Genetics Prokaryotic Microbes Taught course 2016
  • Top/Host Microbe Interaction Taught course 2016
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2015
  • General Microbiology Taught course 2015
  • Top/Host Microbe Interaction Taught course 2015
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2015
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2015
  • Genetics Prokaryotic Microbes Taught course 2015
  • Top/Host Microbe Interaction Taught course 2015
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2015
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/MCBS Taught course 2014
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2014
  • General Microbiology Taught course 2014
  • Top/Host Microbe Interaction Taught course 2014
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2014
  • Genetics Prokaryotic Microbes Taught course 2014
  • Top/Host Microbe Interaction Taught course 2014
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. General Biology, University of California - San Diego
  • Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Biology, Oregon State University
  • Full Name

  • Cheryl Whistler