Timeline

Simonetta Gribaldo
Head of Structure
26 Aug 2019
publication

An archaeal origin of the Wood-Ljungdahl HMPT branch and the emergence of bacterial methylotrophy

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13 Aug 2019
publication

The SUF system: An ABC ATPase-dependent protein complex with a role in Fe-S cluster biogenesis

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04 Mar 2019
publication

Wide diversity of methane and short-chain alkane metabolisms in uncultured archaea

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25 Feb 2019
publication

Evolutionary placement of Methanonatronarchaeia

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22 Jan 2018
publication

Evolutionary history of carbon monoxide dehydrogenase/acetyl-CoA synthase, one of the oldest enzymatic complexes

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04 Aug 2017
publication

The growing tree of Archaea: new perspectives on their diversity, evolution and ecology

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30 Jun 2017
publication

Outer Membrane Proteome of A Diderm Firmicute of the Human Microbiome

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19 Dec 2016
project

ANR Fir-OM: Firmicutes with an outer membrane: toward new models to study the diderm/monoderm cell envelope transition

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24 Nov 2016
publication

Genome-wide analyses of chitin synthases identify horizontal gene transfers towards bacteria and allow a robust and unifying classification into fungi

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15 Oct 2016
project

ANR-Arch-Evol: Phylogenomic approaches to investigate the origin and evolution of the Archaea

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27 Sep 2016
project

PTR OmNega: A multi-disciplinary investigation of the Negativicutes: atypical Firmicutes with LPS-outer membranes that inhabit the human gut

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26 Sep 2016
publication

The changing view of eukaryogenesis – fossils, cells, lineages and how they all come together

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31 Aug 2016
publication

Phylogenomic analysis supports the ancestral presence of LPS-outer membranes in the Firmicutes

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21 Mar 2016
publication

Transcriptional Analysis and Subcellular Protein Localization Reveal Specific Features of the Essential WalKR System in Staphylococcus aureus

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25 Sep 2015
publication

Special section on Molecular biology of Archaea

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18 Sep 2015
publication

Paenibacillus faecis sp. nov., isolated from human faeces

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15 Sep 2015
software

BMGE: Block Mapping and Gathering with Entropy

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28 Jul 2015
publication

The Flagellar Arginine Kinase in Trypanosoma brucei Is Important for Infection in Tsetse Flies

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16 Jul 2015
team

Evolutionary Biology of the Microbial Cell

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09 Jun 2015
publication

S-layers at second glance? Altiarchaeal grappling hooks (hami) resemble archaeal S-layer proteins in structure and sequence

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11 May 2015
team

Molecular Biology of Gene in Extremophiles

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11 May 2015
publication

The two-domain tree of life is linked to a new root for the Archaea

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02 Feb 2015
publication

Corrigendum to “unique characteristics of the pyrrolysine system in the 7th order of methanogens: implications for the evolution of a genetic code expansion cassette”

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26 Nov 2014
publication

Biology of a widespread uncultivated archaeon that contributes to carbon fixation in the subsurface

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04 Nov 2014
publication

Toward more accurate ancestral protein genotype-phenotype reconstructions with the use of species tree-aware gene trees

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07 Oct 2014
publication

The TET2 and TET3 aminopeptidases from Pyrococcus horikoshii form a hetero-subunit peptidasome with enhanced peptide destruction properties

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15 Aug 2014
publication

Deciphering the role of the chitin synthase families 1 and 2 in the in vivo and in vitro growth of Aspergillus fumigatus by multiple gene targeting deletion

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13 Aug 2014
publication

Comparative genomics highlights the unique biology of Methanomassiliicoccales, a Thermoplasmatales-related seventh order of methanogenic archaea that encodes pyrrolysine

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18 Jul 2014
publication

Eukaryotic origins: How and when was the mitochondrion acquired?

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27 Jan 2014
publication

Unique characteristics of the pyrrolysine system in the 7th order of methanogens: implications for the evolution of a genetic code expansion cassette

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01 Jan 2014
publication

Comparative analyses of Legionella species identifies genetic features of strains causing Legionnaires’ disease

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01 Jan 2014
publication

Global phylogenomic analysis disentangles the complex evolutionary history of DNA replication in archaea

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11 Jul 2013
publication

Genome Sequence of “Candidatus Methanomassiliicoccus intestinalis” Issoire-Mx1, a Third Thermoplasmatales-Related Methanogenic Archaeon from Human Feces

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01 Mar 2013
publication

A genomic survey of Reb homologs suggests widespread occurrence of R-bodies in proteobacteria

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01 Jan 2013
publication

Phylogenomic data support a seventh order of Methylotrophic methanogens and provide insights into the evolution of Methanogenesis

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01 Dec 2012
publication

Genome sequence of “Candidatus Methanomethylophilus alvus” Mx1201, a methanogenic archaeon from the human gut belonging to a seventh order of methanogens

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20 Mar 2012
publication

Time for order in microbial systematics

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10 Nov 2011
publication

Spotlight on the Thaumarchaeota

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08 Jul 2011
publication

Crenarchaeal CdvA forms double-helical filaments containing DNA and interacts with ESCRT-III-like CdvB

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13 Jun 2011
publication

Taxonomic and functional prokaryote diversity in mildly arsenic-contaminated sediments

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07 Jun 2011
publication

Large-scale phylogenomic analyses indicate a deep origin of primary plastids within cyanobacteria

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01 Jun 2011
publication

Phylogeny and evolution of the Archaea: one hundred genomes later

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20 May 2011
publication

Phylogenetic and functional analysis of Aspergillus fumigatus MGTC, a fungal protein homologous to a bacterial virulence factor

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01 Jan 2011
publication

A thaumarchaeal provirus testifies for an ancient association of tailed viruses with archaea

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10 Dec 2010
publication

Ribonucleotide reduction – horizontal transfer of a required function spans all three domains

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08 Dec 2010
publication

Archaea and the tree of life

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27 Oct 2010
publication

On the last common ancestor and early evolution of eukaryotes: reconstructing the history of mitochondrial ribosomes

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21 Oct 2010
publication

Evidence for a Xer/dif system for chromosome resolution in archaea

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01 Oct 2010
publication

The origin of eukaryotes and their relationship with the Archaea: are we at a phylogenomic impasse?

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25 Aug 2010
publication

Diversity of virus-host systems in hypersaline Lake Retba, Senegal

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13 Jul 2010
publication

BMGE (Block Mapping and Gathering with Entropy): a new software for selection of phylogenetic informative regions from multiple sequence alignments

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12 Jul 2010
publication

Bacteria with a eukaryotic touch: a glimpse of ancient evolution?

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25 Jun 2010
publication

The evolutionary history of archaeal MCM helicases: a case study of vertical evolution combined with hitchhiking of mobile genetic elements

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26 Feb 2010
publication

An rpoB signature sequence provides unique resolution for the molecular typing of cyanobacteria

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25 Feb 2010
publication

Geographic structuring of the Plasmodium falciparum sarco(endo)plasmic reticulum Ca2+ ATPase (PfSERCA) gene diversity

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03 Nov 2009
publication

The evolution of histidine biosynthesis in archaea: insights into the his genes structure and organization in LUCA

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10 Sep 2009
publication

Phylogenomics of sterol synthesis: insights into the origin, evolution, and diversity of a key eukaryotic feature

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31 Jul 2009
publication

Evolution of the haem copper oxidases superfamily: a rooting tale

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23 Jul 2009
publication

Phylogeny of prokaryotes: does it exist and why should we care?

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16 Jun 2009
publication

A hidden reservoir of integrative elements is the major source of recently acquired foreign genes and ORFans in archaeal and bacterial genomes

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16 Feb 2009
publication

A horizontal gene transfer at the origin of phenylpropanoid metabolism: a key adaptation of plants to land

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23 Jan 2009
publication

Happy together: genomic insights into the unique Nanoarchaeum/Ignicoccus association

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23 Dec 2008
publication

A DNA topoisomerase IB in Thaumarchaeota testifies for the presence of this enzyme in the last common ancestor of Archaea and Eucarya

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29 Oct 2008
publication

The multiple evolutionary histories of dioxygen reductases: Implications for the origin and evolution of aerobic respiration

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05 Jun 2008
publication

Highly plastic genome of Microcystis aeruginosa PCC 7806, a ubiquitous toxic freshwater cyanobacterium

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19 Mar 2008
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Erratum

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01 Mar 2008
publication

Mesophilic Crenarchaeota: proposal for a third archaeal phylum, the Thaumarchaeota

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25 Jul 2007
publication

The origin of modern terrestrial life

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02 Jul 2007
publication

Phylogenomics of the archaeal flagellum: rare horizontal gene transfer in a unique motility structure

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01 Jun 2007
publication

Molecular characterization of African orthobunyaviruses

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04 Jan 2007
publication

Origin and evolution of DNA topoisomerases

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01 Nov 2006
publication

Experimental study of phase noise in FBAR resonators

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29 Jun 2006
publication

The origin and evolution of Archaea: a state of the art

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01 Oct 2005
publication

[Luca: the last universal common ancestor]

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02 Jun 2005
publication

An emerging phylogenetic core of Archaea: phylogenies of transcription and translation machineries converge following addition of new genome sequences

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14 Apr 2005
publication

Nanoarchaea: representatives of a novel archaeal phylum or a fast-evolving euryarchaeal lineage related to Thermococcales?

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26 Feb 2004
publication

Archaeal phylogeny based on proteins of the transcription and translation machineries: tackling the Methanopyrus kandleri paradox

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01 Dec 2003
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The genome reduction hypothesis and the phylogeny of eukaryotes

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27 Jun 2003
publication

Functional divergence prediction from evolutionary analysis: a case study of vertebrate hemoglobin

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19 May 2003
publication

Identification, purification, and characterization of an eukaryotic-like phosphopantetheine adenylyltransferase (coenzyme A biosynthetic pathway) in the hyperthermophilic archaeon Pyrococcus abyssi

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01 Apr 2003
publication

Heterotachy and functional shift in protein evolution

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01 Aug 2002
publication

Updating carbamoylphosphate synthase (CPS) phylogenies: occurrence and phylogenetic identity of archaeal CPS genes

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01 Jun 2002
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Ancient phylogenetic relationships

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01 Apr 2000
publication

Phylogenetic depth of the bacterial genera Aquifex and Thermotoga inferred from analysis of ribosomal protein, elongation factor, and RNA polymerase subunit sequences

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01 Jan 1999
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Discontinuous occurrence of the hsp70 (dnaK) gene among Archaea and sequence features of HSP70 suggest a novel outlook on phylogenies inferred from this protein

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01 Nov 1998
publication

The root of the universal tree of life inferred from anciently duplicated genes encoding components of the protein-targeting machinery

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01 Jan 1997
publication

Rapid identification by specific PCR of coagulase-negative staphylococcal species important in hospital infection

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01 Mar 1996
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Study of a melanic pigment of Proteus mirabilis

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