• Implication of lateral genetic transfer in the emergence of Aeromonas hydrophila isolates of epidemic outbreaks in channel catfish. 

      Hossain, Mohammad J.; Waldbieser, Geoffrey C.; Sun, Dawei; Capps, Nancy K.; Hemstreet, William B.; Carlisle, Kristen; Griffin, Matt J.; Khoo, Lester; Goodwin, Andrew E.; Sonstegard, Tad S.; Schroeder, Steven; Hayden, Karl; Newton, Joseph C.; Terhune, Jeffery S.; Liles, Mark R. (Public Library of ScienceCollege of Veterinary Medicine, 11/20/2013)
      To investigate the molecular basis of the emergence of Aeromonas hydrophila responsible for an epidemic outbreak of motile aeromonad septicemia of catfish in the Southeastern United States, we sequenced 11 A. hydrophila ...
    • Tricarboxylic acid cycle and one-carbon metabolism pathways are important in Edwardsiella ictaluri virulence. 

      Dahal, Neeti; Abdelhamed, Hossam; Lu, Jingjun; Karsi, Attila; Lawrence, Mark L. (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Basic SciencesCollege of Veterinary Medicine, 6/7/2013)
      Edwardsiella ictaluri is a Gram-negative facultative intracellular pathogen causing enteric septicemia of channel catfish (ESC). The disease causes considerable economic losses in the commercial catfish industry in the ...