Publications

  1. Marchand, N., and Collins, C.H. “Peptide-based communication system enables Escherichia coli to Bacillus megaterium interspecies signaling.” Biotechnol. Bioeng. In Press (2013). Article

  2. Kim, W.S., Tengra, F.K., Young, Z., Shong, J., Marchand, N., Chan, H.K., Pangule, R.C., Parra, M., Dordick, J.S., Plawsky, J.L., and Collins, C.H. “Spaceflight promotes biofilm formation by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.” PLoS One 8, e62437 (2013). Article

  3. Shong, J., Huang, Y.-m., Bystroff, C., and Collins, C.H.“Directed evolution of the quorum-sensing regulator EsaR for increased signal sensitivity.” ACS Chem. Biol. 8, 789-795 (2013). Article

  4. Xu, P., Gu, Q., Wang, W., Wong, L., Bower, A.G.W., Collins, C.H., and Koffas, M.A.G. “Modular optimization of multi-gene pathways for fatty acids production in E. coli.” Nat. Commun. 4, 1409 (2013). Article

  5. Shong, J., Jimenez Diaz, M.R., and Collins C.H. “Towards synthetic microbial consortia for bioprocessing.” Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 23, 798-802 (2012). Article

  6. Pai, A., Tanouchi, Y., Collins C.H., and You., L. “Engineering multicellular systems by cell–cell communication.” Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 20, 461-70 (2009). Article

  7. Balagaddé, F.K., Song, H., Ozaki, J., Collins, C.H., Barnet, M., Arnold, F.H., Quake, S.R., and You, L. “A synthetic Escherichia coli predator-prey ecosystem.” Mol. Syst. Biol. 4, 187 (2008). Article

  8. Collins, C.H., Leadbetter, J.R., and Arnold, F.H. “Dual selection enhances the signaling specificity of a variant of the quorum-sensing transcriptional activator LuxR."Nat. Biotechnol. 24, 708-712 (2006). Article

  9. Basu, S., Gerchman, Y., Collins, C.H., Arnold, F.H. and Weiss, R. “A synthetic multicellular system for programmed pattern formation.” Nature 434, 1130-1134 (2005). Article

  10. Collins, C.H., Arnold, F.H. and Leadbetter, J.R. “Directed evolution of Vibrio fischeri LuxR for increased sensitivity to a broad spectrum of acyl-homoserine lactones.” Mol. Microbiol. 55, 712-23 (2005). Article

  11. Collins, C.H., Yokobayashi, Y., Umeno, D. and Arnold, F.H. “Engineering proteins that bind, move, make and break DNA.” Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 14, 371-8 (2003). Article

  12. Yokobayashi, Y., Collins, C.H., Leadbetter, J.R., Weiss, R. and Arnold, F.H. “Evolutionary design of genetic circuits and cell-cell communications.” Advances in Complex Systems 6, 37-45 (2003). Article

  13. Jaikaran, D.C., Collins, C.H., and MacMillan, A.M. “Adenosine to inosine editing by ADAR2 requires formation of a ternary complex on the GluR-B R/G site.” J. Biol. Chem. 277, 37624-37629 (2002). Article