Robert S. Edgar

molecular biology University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, United States 
genetics and self-assembly of viruses, genetics of the nematode Caenorhabditis
"Robert S. Edgar" OR "Bob Edgar"

(1930 - 2016)

Mean distance: 14.04 (cluster 18)
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August H. Doermann grad student 1957 Rochester
 (Part A - The mechanism of crossing over. Part B - Phenotypic properties of heterozygotes in the bacteriophage T4. Part C - High negative interference and heterozygosis: a study on the mechanism of recombination in bacteriophage T4)
Max Delbrück post-doc Caltech (FlyTree)


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Ira Herskowitz research assistant Caltech (Chemistry Tree)
Leland H. Hartwell research assistant 1961 Caltech (Cell Biology Tree)
Jonathan A. King grad student 1968 Caltech (Chemistry Tree)
John S. Parkinson grad student 1970 Caltech (Chemistry Tree)
John B. Gurdon post-doc Caltech
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Babaian A, Edgar R. (2022) Ribovirus classification by a polymerase barcode sequence. Peerj. 10: e14055
Edgar R. (2021) Syncmers are more sensitive than minimizers for selecting conserved ‑mers in biological sequences. Peerj. 9: e10805
Zaworski J, McClung C, Ruse C, et al. (2021) Genome analysis of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium bacteriophage L, indicator for StySA (StyLT2III) restriction-modification system action. G3 (Bethesda, Md.). 11
Edgar R. (2020) URMAP, an ultra-fast read mapper. Peerj. 8: e9338
Kramer JM, Johnson JJ, Edgar RS, et al. (1988) The sqt-1 gene of C. elegans encodes a collagen critical for organismal morphogenesis Cell. 55: 555-565
Edgar RS. (1987) Genetics: History and conceptualization. Science as a way of knowing. III ‐ genetics. Edited by JOHN A. MOORE Symposium Proceedings, American Society of Zoologists, Dec. 1986. $3.00 Bioessays. 7: 281-282
Edgar RS. (1986) Genetic analysis of animal development: By A. S. Wilkins. New York: John Wiley & Sons. (1986). 546 pp. $69.95 Cell. 45: 634-635
Politz JC, Edgar RS. (1984) Overlapping stage-specific sets of numerous small collagenous polypeptides are translated in vitro from Caenorhabditis elegans RNA Cell. 37: 853-860
Cox GN, Kusch M, DeNevi K, et al. (1981) Temporal regulation of cuticle synthesis during development of Caenorhabditis elegans. Developmental Biology. 84: 277-85
Cox GN, Staprans S, Edgar RS. (1981) The cuticle of Caenorhabditis elegans. II. Stage-specific changes in ultrastructure and protein composition during postembryonic development. Developmental Biology. 86: 456-470
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