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Alexander B. Westbye

  • PhD
  • Junior Researcher (Postdoc)
  • Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
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Research interests

Lipid biosynthesisBacteriaArchaeeaEvolutionHorizontal gene transferNitrificationNitrogen cycleBiochemistryMicrobiology

Co-authors (23)

  • Jessica Sacher
  • Paul Fogg

Publications (5)

  • The Protease ClpXP and the PAS Domain Protein DivL Regulate CtrA and Gene Transfer Agent Production in Rhodobacter capsulatus

    • Westbye A
    • Kater L
    • Wiesmann C
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  • Guaranteeing a captive audience: coordinated regulation of gene transfer agent (GTA) production and recipient capability by cellular regulators

    • Westbye A
    • Beatty J
    • Lang A
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  • The Distribution, Evolution, and Roles of Gene Transfer Agents in Prokaryotic Genetic Exchange

    • Lang A
    • Westbye A
    • Beatty J
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  • The SOS Response Master Regulator LexA Regulates the Gene Transfer Agent of Rhodobacter capsulatus and Represses Transcription of the Signal Transduction Protein CckA

    • Kuchinski K
    • Brimacombe C
    • Westbye A
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  • Endolysin Expression, Purification and Activity Determination by Zymography

    • Westbye A
    • Fogg P
    • Beatty J
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Professional experience

Junior Researcher (Postdoc)

Koninklijk Nederlands Instituut voor Onderzoek der Zee

January 2017 - Present

Education

PhD

University of British Columbia, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

September 2009 - May 2016(7 years)

BSc

Universitetet i Oslo

August 2005 - June 2008(3 years)