Louis Tisa

PROFESSOR
of Microbiology and Genetics
Phone: (603) 862-2442
Office: Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences, Rudman Hall Rm 289, Durham, NH 03824
Tisa

Education

  • Ph.D., Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin
  • M.S., Microbiology, University of Windsor, Ontario
  • B.S., Biology, University of Windsor, Ontario

Research Interests

  • Environmental Biology
  • Exobiology
  • Functional Genomics
  • Genomics
  • Microbes
  • Microbial Degradation
  • Microbial Processes
  • Microbiology
  • Microbiome
  • Molecular Genetics

Courses Taught

  • BMS 503: General Microbiology
  • BMS 504: General Microbiology Lab
  • GEN 717: Molecular Microbiology
  • GEN 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/MCBS
  • MCBS 901: Intro to Research in Life Sci
  • MCBS 999: Doctoral Thesis
  • MICR 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Gueddou, A., Swanson, E., Hezbri, K., Nouioui, I., Ktari, A., Simpson, S., . . . Tisa, L. S. (2019). Draft genome sequence of the symbiotic Frankia sp. strain BMG5.30 isolated from root nodules of Coriaria myrtifolia in Tunisia. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 112(1), 67-74. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1138-1

Gtari, M., Nouioui, I., Sarkar, I., Ghodhbane-Gtari, F., Tisa, L. S., Sen, A., & Klenk, H. -P. (2019). An update on the taxonomy of the genus Frankia Brunchorst, 1886, 174AL. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 112(1), 5-21. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1165-y

Nouioui, I., Ghodhbane-Gtari, F., Jando, M., Tisa, L. S., Klenk, H. -P., & Gtari, M. (2019). Frankia torreyi sp. nov., the first actinobacterium of the genus Frankia Brunchorst 1886, 174AL isolated in axenic culture. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 112(1), 57-65. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1131-8

Ghodhbane-Gtari, F., Nouioui, I., Hezbri, K., Lundstedt, E., D’Angelo, T., McNutt, Z., . . . Tisa, L. S. (2019). The plant-growth-promoting actinobacteria of the genus Nocardia induces root nodule formation in Casuarina glauca. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 112(1), 75-90. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1147-0

Pesce, C., Kleiner, V. A., & Tisa, L. S. (2019). Simple colony PCR procedure for the filamentous actinobacteria Frankia. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 112(1), 109-114. doi:10.1007/s10482-018-1155-0

Turick, C. E., Tisa, L. S., & Caccavo, F. (2002). Melanin Production and Use as a Soluble Electron Shuttle for Fe(III) Oxide Reduction and as a Terminal Electron Acceptor by Shewanella algae BrY. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 68(5), 2436-2444. doi:10.1128/aem.68.5.2436-2444.2002

WU, J. H., TISA, L. S., & ROSEN, B. P. (1992). MEMBRANE TOPOLOGY OF THE ARSB PROTEIN, THE MEMBRANE SUBUNIT OF AN ANION-TRANSLOCATING ATPASE. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 267(18), 12570-12576. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

TISA, L. S., & ROSEN, B. P. (1990). MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF AN ANION PUMP - THE ARSB PROTEIN IS THE MEMBRANE ANCHOR FOR THE ARSA PROTEIN. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 265(1), 190-194. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Francisco, M. J. D. S., Hope, C. L., Owolabi, J. B., Tisa, L. S., & Rosen, B. P. (1990). Identification of the metalloregulatory element of the plasmid-encoded arsenical resistance operon. Nucleic Acids Research, 18(3), 619-624. doi:10.1093/nar/18.3.619

Normand, P., Lapierre, P., Tisa, L. S., Gogarten, J. P., Alloisio, N., Bagnarol, E., . . . Benson, D. R. (n.d.). Genome characteristics of facultatively symbiotic Frankia sp. strains reflect host range and host plant biogeography. Genome Research, 17(1), 7-15. doi:10.1101/gr.5798407

Most Cited Publications