Professor Gene Tyson

Vice-Chancellor's Research Focused

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
g.tyson@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53829

Overview

Qualifications

  • PhD, Calif.Berk
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Raudsepp, Maija J., Gagen, Emma J., Golding, Suzanne D., Tyson, Gene W. and Southam, Gordon (2017) The effect of bituminous coal on methanogenic mixed cultures and pure cultures of Methanococcus and Methanosarcina. Fuel, 205 60-70. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2017.05.059

  • Pedroso, Marcelo Monteiro, Selleck, Christopher, Enculescu, Charmaine, Harmer, Jeffrey R., Mitic, Natasa, Craig, Whitney R., Helweh, Waleed, Hugenholtz, Philip, Tyson, Gene W., Tierney, David L., Larrabee, James A. and Schenk, Gerhard (2017) Characterization of a highly efficient antibiotic-degrading metallo-β-lactamase obtained from an uncultured member of a permafrost community. Metallomics, 9 8: 1157-1168. doi:10.1039/c7mt00195a

  • Bowers, Robert M., Kyrpides, Nikos C., Stepanauskas, Ramunas, Harmon-Smith, Miranda, Doud, Devin, Reddy, T. B. K., Schulz, Frederik, Jarett, Jessica, Rivers, Adam R., Eloe-Fadrosh, Emiley A., Tringe, Susannah G., Ivanova, Natalia N., Copeland, Alex, Clum, Alicia, Becraft, Eric D., Malmstrom, Rex R., Birren, Bruce, Podar, Mircea, Bork, Peer, Weinstock, George M., Garrity, George M., Dodsworth, Jeremy A., Yooseph, Shibu, Sutton, Granger, Gloeckner, Frank O., Gilbert, Jack A., Nelson, William C., Hallam, Steven J., Jungbluth, Sean P., Ettema, Thijs J. G., Tighe, Scott, Konstantinidis, Konstantinos T., Liu, Wen-Tso, Baker, Brett J., Rattei, Thomas, Eisen, Jonathan A., Hedlund, Brian, McMahon, Katherine D., Fierer, Noah, Knight, Rob, Finn, Rob, Cochrane, Guy, Karsch-Mizrachi, Ilene, Tyson, Gene W., Rinke, Christian, Lapidus, Alla, Meyer, Folker, Yilmaz, Pelin, Parks, Donovan H., Eren, A. M., Schriml, Lynn, Banfield, Jillian F., Hugenholtz, Philip and Woyke, Tanja (2017) Minimum information about a single amplified genome (MISAG) and a metagenome-assembled genome (MIMAG) of bacteria and archaea. Nature Biotechnology, 35 8: 725-731. doi:10.1038/nbt.3893

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Bragg,Lauren and Tyson, Gene W. (2014). Metagenomics using next-generation sequencing. In Ian T. Paulsen and Andrew J. Holmes (Ed.), Environmental Microbiology: Methods and Protocols (pp. 183-201) New York, NY United States: Humana Press Inc.. doi:10.1007/978-1-62703-712-9_15

  • Carvalhais, Lilia C., Dennis, Paul G., Tyson, Gene W. and Schenk, Peer M. (2013). Rhizosphere Metatranscriptomics: Challenges and Opportunities. In Frans J. de Bruijn (Ed.), Molecular Microbial Ecology of the Rhizosphere (pp. 1137-1144) Hoboken, NJ United States: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118297674.ch109

  • Tyson, Gene W. and Hugenholtz, Philip (2005). Environmental shotgun sequencing. In Lynn B. Jorde (Ed.), Encyclopedia of genetics, genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics (pp. 1386-1391) West Sussex, U.K.: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/047001153X.g205313

  • Banfield, Jillian, F., Tyson, Gene W., Allen, E. E. and Whitaker, B. J. (2005). The search for a molecular-level understanding of the processes that underpin the Earth's biogeochemical cycles. In Banfield, Jillian F., Cervini-Silva, Javiera and Nealson, Kenneth M. (Ed.), Molecular geomicrobiology (pp. 1-7) Chantilly, U.S.: Mineralogical Society of America, Geochemical Society.

  • Hugenholtz, P., Tyson, G. and Blackall, L. L. (2002). Design and evaluation of 16S rRNA-targeted oligonucleotide probes for fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH). In Aquino de Muro. M and Rapley. R (Ed.), Gene Probes - Principles and Protocols (pp. 1-17) London: Humana Press.

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Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision