Vernon Coyne PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town

Location
Cape Town, South Africa
Discipline
Biological Sciences
Interests
Marine Biotechnology; aquaculture; abalone; seaweed; molecular biology; innate immunity in marine invertebrates; defence response; stress response
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    Suhail Rafudeen

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    tafara matekaire Universidad de La Habana

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    Roslyn Ray University of Cape Town

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    Eric Banda

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    Mandy Mason Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town

About

Vernon Coyne obtained a BSc degree in Microbiology and Zoology from Rhodes University in 1978, a BSc (Hons) degree and a PhD degree in Microbiology from UCT in 1979 and 1985, respectively. In 1986, he left for Washington, D.C. where he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Microbiology Dept. at Georgetown University. From 1987 until 1990, he was a member of the Centre of Marine Biotechnology at Maryland University where he was a Research Assistant and later a Research Assistant Professor. He returned to the New South Africa in 1991 to take up a position as a Lecturer in the Microbiology Dept. at UCT. He was promoted ad hominem to Senior Lecturer in 1998, Assoc. Prof. in 2006 and became Head of Department in 2007.
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Publications

Next-generation proteomics: towards an integrative view of proteome dynamics

Altelaar A, Munoz J, Heck A

Nature Reviews Genetics (2012)

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Morphological and taxonomic studies of Gracilaria and Gracilariopsis species (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from South Africa

Iyer R, De C, Bolton J

SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF BOTANY (2004)

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Gracilarioid species (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) in southern Africa, with a description of Gracilariopsis funicularis sp nov.

Iyer R, Bolton J, Coyne V

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE (2005)

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SEROLOGICAL DIFFERENTIATION OF BROME MOSAIC-VIRUS MORPHOMERS

RYBICKI E, COYNE V

FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS (1983)

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THE EFFECT OF INHIBITORS OF DNA-REPAIR ON THE GENETIC INSTABILITY OF STREPTOMYCES-CATTLEYA

COYNE V, USDIN K, KIRBY R

JOURNAL OF GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY (1984)

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VC11 - AN ACTINOPHAGE VIRULENT TO STREPTOMYCES-CATTLEYA AND STREPTOMYCES-OLIVACEUS

COYNE V, KIRBY R

INTERVIROLOGY (1986)

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EXPRESSION AND REGULATION OF A VIBRIO-ALGINOLYTICUS SUCROSE UTILIZATION SYSTEM CLONED IN ESCHERICHIA-COLI

SCHOLLE R, COYNE V, MAHARAJ R

JOURNAL OF BACTERIOLOGY (1987)

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ALTEROMONAS-COLWELLIANA SP-NOV, AN ISOLATE FROM OYSTER HABITATS

WEINER R, COYNE V, BRAYTON P

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SYSTEMATIC BACTERIOLOGY (1988)

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TRANSFORMATION OF STREPTOMYCES PROTOPLASTS IN THE PRESENCE OF LOW MELT AGAROSE

COYNE V

BIOTECHNIQUES (1989)

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RECLASSIFICATION OF ALTEROMONAS-COLWELLIANA TO THE GENUS SHEWANELLA BY DNA-DNA HYBRIDIZATION, SEROLOGY AND 5S RIBOSOMAL-RNA SEQUENCE DATA

COYNE V, PILLIDGE C, SLEDJESKI D

SYSTEMATIC AND APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY (1989)

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IDENTIFICATION OF A TYROSINASE FROM A PERIPHYTIC MARINE BACTERIUM

KELLEY S, COYNE V, SLEDJESKI D

FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS (1990)

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CHARACTERIZATION OF MELA - A GENE ENCODING MELANIN BIOSYNTHESIS FROM THE MARINE BACTERIUM SHEWANELLA-COLWELLIANA

FUQUA W, COYNE V, STEIN D

GENE (1991)

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NITROGENASE ACTIVITY IN MARINE-SEDIMENTS FROM A TEMPERATE SALT-MARSH LAGOON - MODULATION BY COMPLEX POLYSACCHARIDES, AMMONIUM AND OXYGEN

TIBBLES B, LUCAS M, COYNE V

JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MARINE BIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY (1994)

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Development of an in situ assay to detect bacterial pathogens of the red alga Gracilaria gracilis (Stackhouse) Steentoft, Irvine et Farnham

Jaffray A, Coyne V

JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYCOLOGY (1996)

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Investigation of bacterial epiphytes of the agar-producing red seaweed Gracilaria gracilis (Stackhouse) Steentoft, Irvine et Farnham from Saldanha Bay, South Africa and Luderitz, Namibia

Jaffray A, Anderson R, Coyne V

BOTANICA MARINA (1997)

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Identification of an alkaline metalloprotease produced by the hydrothermal vent bacterium Hyphomonas jannaschiana VP3

Shi J, Coyne V, Weiner R

MICROBIOS (1997)

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Cloning and characterisation of a novel ompB operon from Vibrio cholerae 569B

Tow L, Coyne V

BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-GENE STRUCTURE AND EXPRESSION (1999)

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Investigation of the role of a beta(1-4) agarase produced by Pseudoalteromonas gracilis B9 in eliciting disease symptoms in the red alga Gracilaria gracilis

Schroeder D, Jaffer M, Coyne V

MICROBIOLOGY-SGM (2003)

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Professional experience

Associate Professor

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town

January 2006 - Present

Education history

University of Cape Town

February 1981 - December 1985 (4 years 10 months)

University of Cape Town

BSc (Hons)

February 1979 - December 1979 (10 months)

Rhodes University

BSc

February 1976 - December 1978 (2 years 10 months)