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The Universal Tree of Life: Are Microbes from Hell Our Ancestors?

Patrick Forterre

in Microbes from Hell

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226265827
eISBN:
9780226265964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226265964.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Microbiology

The chapter starts with a history of archaeal genomic and continue discussing the impact of genomic revolution on the author’s work and on several critical evolutionary issues. Notably, comparative ... More


Hunting Hyperthermophiles and Their Viruses: From the Great Depths to the Laboratory

Patrick Forterre

in Microbes from Hell

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226265827
eISBN:
9780226265964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226265964.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Microbiology

This more personal chapter starts describing how the author discovered the work of Carl Woese on archaea and why he decided to work on hyperthermophiles. Important differences between eukaryotes and ... More


Microbes from Hell

Patrick Forterre

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226265827
eISBN:
9780226265964
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226265964.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Microbiology

The book “Microbes from Hell” is both an historical report of the discovery of hyperthermophiles and a personal recollection by the author of his own work on these microorganisms. The molecular ... More


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