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Differential Colonization and Succession of Microbial Communities in Rock and Soil Substrates on a Maritime Antarctic Glacier Forefield.

Garrido-Benavent I, Pérez-Ortega S, Durán J, Ascaso C, Pointing SB, Rodríguez-Cielos R, Navarro F, de Los Ríos A.

Front Microbiol. 2020 Feb 7;11:126. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.00126. eCollection 2020.


Publisher Correction: Anthropogenic impact on the atmospheric microbiome.

Archer SDJ, Pointing SB.

Nat Microbiol. 2020 Feb 25. doi: 10.1038/s41564-020-0680-6. [Epub ahead of print]


Anthropogenic impact on the atmospheric microbiome.

Archer SDJ, Pointing SB.

Nat Microbiol. 2020 Feb;5(2):229-231. doi: 10.1038/s41564-019-0650-z. No abstract available. Erratum in: Nat Microbiol. 2020 Feb 25;:.


Air mass source determines airborne microbial diversity at the ocean-atmosphere interface of the Great Barrier Reef marine ecosystem.

Archer SDJ, Lee KC, Caruso T, King-Miaow K, Harvey M, Huang D, Wainwright BJ, Pointing SB.

ISME J. 2020 Mar;14(3):871-876. doi: 10.1038/s41396-019-0555-0. Epub 2019 Nov 21.


Corrigendum: Subsurface Microbial Habitats in an Extreme Desert Mars-Analog Environment.

Warren-Rhodes KA, Lee KC, Archer SDJ, Cabrol N, Ng-Boyle L, Wettergreen D, Zacny K, Pointing SB; NASA Life in the Atacama Project Team.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Sep 18;10:2129. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.02129. eCollection 2019.


Don't lose sight of the good stuff.

Pointing S.

Vet Rec. 2019 Sep 21;185(11):348. doi: 10.1136/vr.l5596. No abstract available.


Chemical and Biological Components of Urban Aerosols in Africa: Current Status and Knowledge Gaps.

Kalisa E, Archer S, Nagato E, Bizuru E, Lee K, Tang N, Pointing S, Hayakawa K, Lacap-Bugler D.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Mar 15;16(6). pii: E941. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16060941. Review.


Subsurface Microbial Habitats in an Extreme Desert Mars-Analog Environment.

Warren-Rhodes KA, Lee KC, Archer SDJ, Cabrol N, Ng-Boyle L, Wettergreen D, Zacny K, Pointing SB; NASA Life in the Atacama Project Team.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Feb 28;10:69. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00069. eCollection 2019. Erratum in: Front Microbiol. 2019 Sep 18;10:2129.


Airborne microbial transport limitation to isolated Antarctic soil habitats.

Archer SDJ, Lee KC, Caruso T, Maki T, Lee CK, Cary SC, Cowan DA, Maestre FT, Pointing SB.

Nat Microbiol. 2019 Jun;4(6):925-932. doi: 10.1038/s41564-019-0370-4. Epub 2019 Mar 4.


Biotic interactions are an unexpected yet critical control on the complexity of an abiotically driven polar ecosystem.

Lee CK, Laughlin DC, Bottos EM, Caruso T, Joy K, Barrett JE, Brabyn L, Nielsen UN, Adams BJ, Wall DH, Hopkins DW, Pointing SB, McDonald IR, Cowan DA, Banks JC, Stichbury GA, Jones I, Zawar-Reza P, Katurji M, Hogg ID, Sparrow AD, Storey BC, Allan Green TG, Cary SC.

Commun Biol. 2019 Feb 15;2:62. doi: 10.1038/s42003-018-0274-5. eCollection 2019.


Microbial Biomarker Transition in High-Altitude Sinter Mounds From El Tatio (Chile) Through Different Stages of Hydrothermal Activity.

Sanchez-Garcia L, Fernandez-Martinez MA, García-Villadangos M, Blanco Y, Cady SL, Hinman N, Bowden ME, Pointing SB, Lee KC, Warren-Rhodes K, Lacap-Bugler D, Cabrol NA, Parro V, Carrizo D.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Jan 15;9:3350. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.03350. eCollection 2018.


Stochastic and Deterministic Effects of a Moisture Gradient on Soil Microbial Communities in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica.

Lee KC, Caruso T, Archer SDJ, Gillman LN, Lau MCY, Cary SC, Lee CK, Pointing SB.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Nov 1;9:2619. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02619. eCollection 2018.


Characterization and Risk Assessment of Atmospheric PM2.5 and PM10 Particulate-Bound PAHs and NPAHs in Rwanda, Central-East Africa.

Kalisa E, Nagato EG, Bizuru E, Lee KC, Tang N, Pointing SB, Hayakawa K, Archer SDJ, Lacap-Bugler DC.

Environ Sci Technol. 2018 Nov 6;52(21):12179-12187. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.8b03219. Epub 2018 Oct 25.


Advanced Photogrammetry to Assess Lichen Colonization in the Hyper-Arid Namib Desert.

Hinchliffe G, Bollard-Breen B, Cowan DA, Doshi A, Gillman LN, Maggs-Kolling G, de Los Rios A, Pointing SB.

Front Microbiol. 2017 Oct 27;8:2083. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.02083. eCollection 2017.


Erratum for Edwards et al., "Draft Genome Sequence of Uncultured Upland Soil Cluster Gammaproteobacteria Gives Molecular Insights into High-Affinity Methanotrophy".

Edwards CR, Onstott TC, Miller JM, Wiggins JB, Wang W, Lee CK, Cary SC, Pointing SB, Lau MCY.

Genome Announc. 2017 Sep 7;5(36). pii: e00962-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00962-17. No abstract available.


Global Diversity of Desert Hypolithic Cyanobacteria.

Lacap-Bugler DC, Lee KK, Archer S, Gillman LN, Lau MCY, Leuzinger S, Lee CK, Maki T, McKay CP, Perrott JK, de Los Rios-Murillo A, Warren-Rhodes KA, Hopkins DW, Pointing SB.

Front Microbiol. 2017 May 16;8:867. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00867. eCollection 2017.


Functional ecology of soil microbial communities along a glacier forefield in Tierra del Fuego (Chile).

Fernández-Martínez MA, Pointing SB, Pérez-Ortega S, Arróniz-Crespo M, Green TGA, Rozzi R, Sancho LG, de Los Ríos A.

Int Microbiol. 2016 Sep;19(3):161-173. doi: 10.2436/20.1501.01.274.


Draft Genome Sequence of Uncultured Upland Soil Cluster Gammaproteobacteria Gives Molecular Insights into High-Affinity Methanotrophy.

Edwards CR, Onstott TC, Miller JM, Wiggins JB, Wang W, Lee CK, Cary SC, Pointing SB, Lau MCY.

Genome Announc. 2017 Apr 27;5(17). pii: e00047-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00047-17. Erratum in: Genome Announc. 2017 Sep 7;5(36):.


Variations in the structure of airborne bacterial communities in Tsogt-Ovoo of Gobi desert area during dust events.

Maki T, Kurosaki Y, Onishi K, Lee KC, Pointing SB, Jugder D, Yamanaka N, Hasegawa H, Shinoda M.

Air Qual Atmos Health. 2017;10(3):249-260. doi: 10.1007/s11869-016-0430-3. Epub 2016 Aug 26.


Taxonomic and Functional Diversity of Soil and Hypolithic Microbial Communities in Miers Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica.

Wei ST, Lacap-Bugler DC, Lau MC, Caruso T, Rao S, de Los Rios A, Archer SK, Chiu JM, Higgins C, Van Nostrand JD, Zhou J, Hopkins DW, Pointing SB.

Front Microbiol. 2016 Oct 20;7:1642. eCollection 2016.


Radiation-Tolerant Bacteria Isolated from High Altitude Soil in Tibet.

Rao S, Chan OW, Lacap-Bugler DC, Pointing SB.

Indian J Microbiol. 2016 Dec;56(4):508-512. Epub 2016 Jun 16.


Niche Filtering of Bacteria in Soil and Rock Habitats of the Colorado Plateau Desert, Utah, USA.

Lee KC, Archer SD, Boyle RH, Lacap-Bugler DC, Belnap J, Pointing SB.

Front Microbiol. 2016 Sep 26;7:1489. eCollection 2016.


Quantifying human impact on Earth's microbiome.

Pointing SB, Fierer N, Smith GJ, Steinberg PD, Wiedmann M.

Nat Microbiol. 2016 Aug 26;1(9):16145. doi: 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.145. No abstract available.


Is population flow an unintended consequence of alcohol management plans?

Usher K, Woods C, Lynch P, Pointing SB, Budden L, Barker R, Catchpoole J, Clough A.

J Clin Nurs. 2017 Mar;26(5-6):668-677. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13534. Epub 2016 Nov 24.


Aerobiology Over Antarctica - A New Initiative for Atmospheric Ecology.

Pearce DA, Alekhina IA, Terauds A, Wilmotte A, Quesada A, Edwards A, Dommergue A, Sattler B, Adams BJ, Magalhães C, Chu WL, Lau MC, Cary C, Smith DJ, Wall DH, Eguren G, Matcher G, Bradley JA, de Vera JP, Elster J, Hughes KA, Cuthbertson L, Benning LG, Gunde-Cimerman N, Convey P, Hong SG, Pointing SB, Pellizari VH, Vincent WF.

Front Microbiol. 2016 Feb 16;7:16. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00016. eCollection 2016.


Microbial Diversity in Soil, Sand Dune and Rock Substrates of the Thar Monsoon Desert, India.

Rao S, Chan Y, Bugler-Lacap DC, Bhatnagar A, Bhatnagar M, Pointing SB.

Indian J Microbiol. 2016 Mar;56(1):35-45. doi: 10.1007/s12088-015-0549-1. Epub 2015 Aug 21.


Canine echinococcosis: genetic diversity of Echinococcus granulosus sensu stricto (s.s.) from definitive hosts.

Boufana B, Lett W, Lahmar S, Griffiths A, Jenkins DJ, Buishi I, Engliez SA, Alrefadi MA, Eljaki AA, Elmestiri FM, Reyes MM, Pointing S, Al-Hindi A, Torgerson PR, Okamoto M, Craig PS.

J Helminthol. 2015 Nov;89(6):689-98. doi: 10.1017/S0022149X15000395.


Biogeography of photoautotrophs in the high polar biome.

Pointing SB, Burkhard Büdel, Convey P, Gillman LN, Körner C, Leuzinger S, Vincent WF.

Front Plant Sci. 2015 Sep 11;6:692. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00692. eCollection 2015. Review.


A preliminary investigation into the genetic variation and population structure of Taenia hydatigena from Sardinia, Italy.

Boufana B, Scala A, Lahmar S, Pointing S, Craig PS, Dessì G, Zidda A, Pipia AP, Varcasia A.

Vet Parasitol. 2015 Nov 30;214(1-2):67-74. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2015.08.003. Epub 2015 Aug 6.


Interactive effects of hypoxia and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) on microbial community assembly in surface marine sediments.

Chan Y, Li A, Gopalakrishnan S, Shin PK, Wu RS, Pointing SB, Chiu JM.

Mar Pollut Bull. 2014 Aug 30;85(2):400-9. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.04.052. Epub 2014 May 27.


Phylogenetic diversity of a microbialite reef in a cold alkaline freshwater lake.

Chan OW, Bugler-Lacap DC, Biddle JF, Lim DS, McKay CP, Pointing SB.

Can J Microbiol. 2014 Jun;60(6):391-8. doi: 10.1139/cjm-2014-0024. Epub 2014 Apr 29.


Diverse cryptic refuges for life during glaciation.

Pointing SB, Bollard-Breen B, Gillman LN.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Apr 15;111(15):5452-3. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1403594111. Epub 2014 Apr 7. No abstract available.


Characterization of chasmoendolithic community in Miers Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica.

Yung CC, Chan Y, Lacap DC, Pérez-Ortega S, de Los Rios-Murillo A, Lee CK, Cary SC, Pointing SB.

Microb Ecol. 2014 Aug;68(2):351-9. doi: 10.1007/s00248-014-0412-7. Epub 2014 Mar 27.


Airborne bacterial populations above desert soils of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica.

Bottos EM, Woo AC, Zawar-Reza P, Pointing SB, Cary SC.

Microb Ecol. 2014 Jan;67(1):120-8.


Functional ecology of an Antarctic Dry Valley.

Chan Y, Van Nostrand JD, Zhou J, Pointing SB, Farrell RL.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 May 28;110(22):8990-5. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1300643110. Epub 2013 May 13.


Evidence of species recruitment and development of hot desert hypolithic communities.

Makhalanyane TP, Valverde A, Lacap DC, Pointing SB, Tuffin MI, Cowan DA.

Environ Microbiol Rep. 2013 Apr;5(2):219-24. doi: 10.1111/1758-2229.12003. Epub 2012 Oct 28.


Hypolithic and soil microbial community assembly along an aridity gradient in the Namib Desert.

Stomeo F, Valverde A, Pointing SB, McKay CP, Warren-Rhodes KA, Tuffin MI, Seely M, Cowan DA.

Extremophiles. 2013 Mar;17(2):329-37. doi: 10.1007/s00792-013-0519-7. Epub 2013 Feb 9.


Patterns of nucleotide diversity of the ldpA circadian gene in closely related species of cyanobacteria from extreme cold deserts.

Ng KW, Pointing SB, Dvornyk V.

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2013 Mar;79(5):1516-22. doi: 10.1128/AEM.03439-12. Epub 2012 Dec 21.


Comparison of DNA and RNA, and cultivation approaches for the recovery of terrestrial and aquatic fungi from environmental samples.

Rao S, Hyde KD, Pointing SB.

Curr Microbiol. 2013 Feb;66(2):185-91. doi: 10.1007/s00284-012-0256-7. Epub 2012 Oct 27.


Hypolithic microbial communities: between a rock and a hard place.

Chan Y, Lacap DC, Lau MC, Ha KY, Warren-Rhodes KA, Cockell CS, Cowan DA, McKay CP, Pointing SB.

Environ Microbiol. 2012 Sep;14(9):2272-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2012.02821.x. Epub 2012 Jul 11. Review.


Microbial colonization and controls in dryland systems.

Pointing SB, Belnap J.

Nat Rev Microbiol. 2012 Jul 9;10(8):551-62. doi: 10.1038/nrmicro2831. Review. Erratum in: Nat Rev Microbiol. 2012 Sep;10(9):654.


Abiotic factors influence microbial diversity in permanently cold soil horizons of a maritime-associated Antarctic Dry Valley.

Stomeo F, Makhalanyane TP, Valverde A, Pointing SB, Stevens MI, Cary CS, Tuffin MI, Cowan DA.

FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2012 Nov;82(2):326-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2012.01360.x. Epub 2012 Apr 13.


Pavilion lake microbialites: morphological, molecular and biochemical evidence for a cold-water transition to colonial aggregates.

Schulze-Makuch D, Lim D, Laval B, Turse C, António MR, Chan O, Pointing SB, Brady A, Reid D, Irwin LN.

Life (Basel). 2012 Dec 27;3(1):21-37. doi: 10.3390/life3010021.


The role of an open-space CCTV system in limiting alcohol-related assault injuries in a late-night entertainment precinct in a tropical Queensland city, Australia.

Pointing S, Hayes-Jonkers C, Bohanna I, Clough A.

Inj Prev. 2012 Feb;18(1):58-61. doi: 10.1136/injuryprev-2011-040080. Epub 2011 Sep 5.


Non-indigenous microorganisms in the Antarctic: assessing the risks.

Cowan DA, Chown SL, Convey P, Tuffin M, Hughes K, Pointing S, Vincent WF.

Trends Microbiol. 2011 Nov;19(11):540-8. doi: 10.1016/j.tim.2011.07.008. Epub 2011 Sep 4. Review.


Stochastic and deterministic processes interact in the assembly of desert microbial communities on a global scale.

Caruso T, Chan Y, Lacap DC, Lau MC, McKay CP, Pointing SB.

ISME J. 2011 Sep;5(9):1406-13. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2011.21. Epub 2011 Mar 3.


Is it worth emergency departments recording information about alcohol-related assault occurring in inner-city, late-night entertainment precincts?

Pointing S, Hayes-Jonkers C, Stone R, Brinn D, Clough A.

Emerg Med Australas. 2011 Feb;23(1):106-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-6723.2010.01382.x. No abstract available.


Ancient origins determine global biogeography of hot and cold desert cyanobacteria.

Bahl J, Lau MC, Smith GJ, Vijaykrishna D, Cary SC, Lacap DC, Lee CK, Papke RT, Warren-Rhodes KA, Wong FK, McKay CP, Pointing SB.

Nat Commun. 2011 Jan 25;2:163.


Cyanobacteria and chloroflexi-dominated hypolithic colonization of quartz at the hyper-arid core of the Atacama Desert, Chile.

Lacap DC, Warren-Rhodes KA, McKay CP, Pointing SB.

Extremophiles. 2011 Jan;15(1):31-8. doi: 10.1007/s00792-010-0334-3. Epub 2010 Nov 11.


Hypolithic microbial community of quartz pavement in the high-altitude tundra of central Tibet.

Wong FK, Lacap DC, Lau MC, Aitchison JC, Cowan DA, Pointing SB.

Microb Ecol. 2010 Nov;60(4):730-9. doi: 10.1007/s00248-010-9653-2. Epub 2010 Mar 25.

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