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Mary-Cathrine Leewis

  • PhD
  • Research Microbiologist
  • US Geological Survey
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  • 1371CitationsNumber of citations received by Mary-Cathrine's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

PytoremediationPermafrost microbiologySoil Microbial Ecology

Co-authors (177)

Publications (5)

  • Microbial communities biostimulated by ethanol during uranium (VI) bioremediation in contaminated sediment as shown by stable isotope probing

    • Leigh M
    • Wu W
    • Cardenas E
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    6Citations
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  • The native shrub, Piliostigma reticulatum, as an ecological "resource island" for mango trees in the Sahel

    • Hernandez R
    • Debenport S
    • Leewis M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    5Citations
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  • Snapshot of the eukaryotic gene expression in muskoxen rumen-A metatranscriptomic approach

    • Qi M
    • Wang P
    • O'Toole N
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    62Citations
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  • Microbial communities in contaminated sediments, associated with bioremediation of uranium to submicromolar levels

    • Cardenas E
    • Wu W
    • Leigh M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    107Citations
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  • In situ bioreduction of uranium (VI) to submicromolar levels and reoxidation by dissolved oxygen

    • Wu W
    • Carley J
    • Luo J
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    125Citations
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Professional experience

Research Microbiologist

US Geological Survey

July 2016 - Present

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Alaska - Fairbanks

May 2014 - June 2016(2 years)

PhD Student

University of Alaska - Fairbanks

August 2008 - May 2014(6 years)

Education history

PhD

University of Alaska - Fairbanks

August 2008 - May 2014(6 years)

M.S.

Northern Michigan University

January 2005 - December 2006(2 years)

B.S.

Northern Michigan University

August 2001 - December 2004(3 years)