2011 Research Publications


  1. Girard SL, Gauthier J, Noreau A, Xiong L, Zhou S, Dionne-Laporte A, Spiegelman D, Thibodeau P, Raymond A, Bachand I, Bao YJ, Tong AHY, Lin C-H, Millet B, Jaafari N, Joober R, Dion PA, Lok S, Kreb M-O, Rouleau GA (2011).  Increased de novo mutation rate in probands affected with sporadic schizophrenia.  Nature Genetics (Epub ahead of print 10 July 2011).

  2. Lok S.  Methods for nucleic acid mapping and identification of structural-variations in nucleic acids and utilities.  US Patent 7,932,029 (Issued 26-Apr-2011).

  3. Ye L, Shao M-F, Tong AHY, Zhang T, Lok S (2011).  Analysis of the bacterial community in a laboratory-scale nitrification reactor and a wastewater treatment plant by high-throughput 454-pyrosequencing.  Water Research 45: 4390-4398.

  4. Ho P-L, Lo WU, Yeung MK, Lin CH, Chow, KH, Ang I, Tong AHY, Bao JYJ, Lok S, Lo JYC (2011).  Complete sequencing of pNDM-HK encoding NDM-1 carbapenemase from a multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli strain isolated in Hong Kong.  PLoS One: e17989.

  5. Ho P-L, Lo WU, Wong RC, Yeung F, Chow K-H, Que T-L, Tong AHY, Bao YJ, Lok S, Wong SS (2011).  Complete sequencing of the FII plasmid pHK01 encoding CTX-M-14 and molecular analysis of its variants among Escherichia coli from Hong Kong.  J Antimicrob Chemother 66: 752-756.

  6. Zhang T, Lin Y, Tong AHY, Shao MF, Lok S (2011).  Ammonia-oxidizing archaea and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in six full-scale wastewater treatment bioreactors.  Appl. Microbiol Biotechnol (in press).